Taipei, Taiwan, 31 October 2007 – VIA Technologies, Inc., a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today announced financial results for third quarter 2007.
Net sales for 3Q’07 were NT$3,813 million. Net loss was NT$970 million; based on diluted weighted average shares outstanding of 1,291.152 million shares, earnings per share were reported as negative NT$0.76.
For the first three quarters of the year, net sales totaled NT$12,172 million. Net loss was NT$2,628million; based on weighted average shares outstanding of 1,291.152 million shares, earnings per share for the first three quarters of the year were reported at negative NT$2.04.
|(in NTD millions, except EPS)||Amount||%||Amount||%|
|Cost of Goods Sold||3,051||80.0%||9,520||78.2%|
|Income Before Tax||(939)||-24.6%||(2,500)||-20.5%|
|Income Tax Credit (Expense)||(31)||-0.8%||(128)||-1.1%|
|EPS (1,287.058M shares)||-$0.76||-$2.04|
*Diluted Shares Outstanding: 1,291.152M; Basic Shares Outstanding:1,291.152M.
|(in NTD millions)||Sep 30, 2007||Sep 30, 2006|
|Cash & Cash Equivalents||5,372||26.7%||5,499||22.3%|
|Investment in Marketable Financial Instruments||1,671||8.3%||6||0.0%|
|Other Current Assets||889||4.4%||664||2.7%|
|Total Current Assets||13,230||65.8%||13,833||56.0%|
|Fixed & Other Assets||2,667||13.3%||3,153||12.8%|
|Total Shareholders’ Equity||12,155||60.5%||16,572||67.1%|
About VIA Technologies, Inc.
VIA Technologies, Inc. (TSE 2388) is the foremost fabless supplier of market-leading core logic chipsets, low power x86 processors, advanced connectivity, multimedia, networking and storage silicon, and complete platform solutions that are driving system innovation in the PC and embedded markets. Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, VIA’s global network links the high tech centers of the US, Europe and Asia, and its customer base includes the world’s top OEMs, motherboard vendors and system integrators. www.via.com.tw
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