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Acer announces 2011 preliminary financial results - Q411 result above breakeven
Taipei, Taiwan (2012-02-15)

Acer Inc. announces the 2011 preliminary financial results, with the operating income of NT$0.1B (US$2.4M) in Q4, representing a turnaround from operating loss to profit in the last quarter.

According to Acer’s preliminary financial figures, the consolidated revenue for Q4 2011 was NT$127.7B (US$4.2B), up 8.3% quarter-on-quarter (QOQ), operating income was NT$0.1B (US$2.4M), profit after tax (PAT) was NT$0.1B (US$2.5M) and earnings per share (EPS) was NT$0.03.  These numbers represent a turnaround to profit for Acer after back-to-back losses in Q2 and Q3 2011.

In 2011, Acer’s preliminary consolidated revenue was NT$475.5B (US$15.7B), declining 24.4% YOY.  Mainly due to the one-time write-off in EMEA in Q2, Acer’s annual operating loss reached NT$6.4B (US$212M), PAT was -NT$6.6B (-US$219M), and EPS was -NT$2.52.

During Q4 2011, Acer’s consolidated revenue declined 14.4% and operating income decreased 98.4%, in comparison to the same period of 2010.

After the operational and strategic adjustments from Q2 2011, Acer’s current financial and business operation is becoming more healthy and stable.

Acer Inc. 2011 financial results:

 

2011

2010

Q4 2011

Q4 2010

Consol.
revenue

NT$475.5B
US$15.7B

NT$629.1B
US$ 20.8B

NT$127.7B
US$4.2B

NT$149.1B
US$4.9B

Operating
income

NT$(6.4)B
US$(212)M

NT$18.2B
US$ 601M

NT$0.1B
US$2.4M

NT$4.4B
US$145M

PAT

NT$(6.6)B
US$(219)M

NT$15.1B
US$ 499M

NT$0.1B
US$2.5M

NT$3.9B
US$129M

EPS

NT$-2.52

NT$5.71

NT$0.03

NT$1.47

Notes:

  • The exchange rate was US$1: NT$30.29.
  • Acer Inc. consolidated revenue includes revenues from other companies in which Acer Inc. has 50% or more ownership, and already deducts any revenues between Acer Inc. and these companies to avoid double-counting.