Acer Inc. 1H 2009 financial results:consolidated revenue NT$238.2B (US$7.3B), operating income NT$5.6B (US$171M), PAT NT$4.4B (US$133M),EPS NT$1.66

Acer Inc. 1H 2009 financial results:consolidated revenue NT$238.2B (US$7.3B), operating income NT$5.6B (US$171M), PAT NT$4.4B (US$133M),EPS NT$1.66

Acer Inc. announces its first half (1H) 2009 financial results, approved by the board of directors. Consolidated revenue was NT$238.2B (US$7.3B), down 6% year-on-year (YOY). Operating income reached NT$5.6B (US$171M), growing by 3% YOY. Profits after tax (PAT) reached NT$4.4B (US$133M) and earnings-per-share (EPS) was NT$1.66. There were no stock disposal gains during 1H 2009.

For Q2 2009 results, Acer’s consolidated revenue was NT$119.1B (US$3.6B), down 5% YOY; operating income was NT$3.0B (US$93M), up 12% YOY; PAT was NT$2.3B (US$71M); and EPS was NT$0.88.

According to the Q2 2009 preliminary market data released by analyst firm Gartner, Inc., Acer ranks third in the total PC market with a growth of 34.2% YOY based on worldwide PC unit shipment, and recording 13.5% market share. The preliminary data also shows that Acer ranks No. 2 in the worldwide notebook PC market with 48.1% YOY growth and 20.1% market share.

Acer Inc. 1H & Q2 2009 financial results:

  1H 2009 1H 2008  

Growth

Q2 2009 Q2 2008  

Growth

Consol. revenue NT$ 238.2 B

US$7.3B

NT$252.2B

US$7.7B

 

-6%

NT$119.1B

US$3.6B

NT$124.8B

US$3.8B

 

-5%

Operating income NT$5.6B

US$171M

NT$5.4B

US$166M

 

3%

NT$3.0B

US$93M

NT$2.7B

US$83M

 

12%

PAT NT$4.4B

US$133M

NT$5.9B

US$179M

 

-26%

NT$2.3B

US$71M

NT$2.9B

US$89M

 

-20%