Siliconware Precision Industries Reports a 21.4% Quarter-over-Quarter growth in Revenues Resulting in Earnings per Share of NT$ 1.08 or Earnings per ADS of US$ 0.18 for Second Quarter 2014

TAICHUNG, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd. (“SPIL” or the “Company”) (Taiwan Stock Exchange: 2325, NASDAQ: SPIL) today announced that its consolidated sales revenues for the second quarter of 2014 were NT$ 21,928 million, which represented a 21.4% growth in revenues compared to the first quarter of 2014 and a 24.6% growth in revenues compared to the second quarter of 2013. SPIL reported a net income of NT$ 3,371 million for the second quarter of 2014, compared with a net income of NT$ 2,091 million and a net income of NT$ 1,740 million for the first quarter of 2014 and the second quarter of 2013, respectively.

Diluted earnings per ordinary share for this quarter was NT$ 1.08, and diluted earnings per ADS was US$ 0.18.

All figures were prepared in accordance with TIFRS on a consolidated basis.

Operating results review:

  • For the second quarter of 2014, net revenues from IC packaging were NT$ 19,437 million and represented 88% of total net revenues. Net revenues from testing operations were NT$ 2,491 million and represented 12% of total net revenues.
  • Cost of goods sold was NT$ 16,263 million, representing an increase of 15.6% compared to the first quarter of 2014 and an increase of 16.8% compared to the second quarter of 2013.
    • Raw materials costs were NT$ 7,521 million for the second quarter of 2014 and represented 34.3% of total net revenues, whereas raw materials costs were NT$ 6,180 million and represented 34.2% of total net revenues for the fisrt quarter of 2014.
    • The accrued expenses of bonuses to employees accounted for under cost of goods sold totaled NT$ 253 million.
  • Gross profit was NT$ 5,665 million for the second quarter of 2014, representing a gross margin of 25.8%, which increased from a gross margin of 22.1% for the first quarter of 2014 and was up from 20.9% for the second quarter of 2013.
  • Total operating expenses for the second quarter of 2014 were NT$ 1,726 million, which included selling expenses of NT$ 230 million, administrative expenses of NT$ 643 million and R&D expenses of NT$ 853 million. Total operating expenses represented 7.8% of total net revenues for the second quarter of 2014.
    • The accrued expenses of bonuses to employees, directors accounted for under operating expenses totaled NT$ 121 million.
  • Operating income was NT$ 3,939 million for the second quarter of 2014, representing an operating margin of 18.0%, which increased from 13.2% for the first quarter of 2014 and increased from 10.8% for the second quarter of 2013.
  • Net income before tax was NT$ 4,058 million for the second quarter of 2014, which increased from a net income before tax of NT$ 2,551 million for the first quarter of 2014 and increased from a net income before tax of NT$ 2,147 million for the second quarter of 2013.
  • Income tax expense was NT$ 687 million for the second quarter of 2014, compared with income tax expense of NT$ 460 million for the first quarter of 2014 and income tax expense of NT$ 407 million for the second quarter of 2013.
  • Net income was NT$ 3,371 million for the second quarter of 2014, which increased from a net income of NT$ 2,091 million for the first quarter of 2014 and increased from a net income of NT$ 1,740 million for the second quarter of 2013.
  • Total number of shares outstanding was 3,129 million shares as of June 30, 2014. Diluted earnings per ordinary share for this quarter was NT$ 1.08, or US$ 0.18 per ADS.

Capital expenditure and balance sheet highlight:

  • Our cash balances totaled NT$ 18,651 million as of Jun 30, 2014 from NT$ 18,945 million as of Mar 31, 2014, and NT$ 16,953 million as of Jun 30, 2013.
  • Capital expenditures for the second quarter of 2014 totaled NT$ 3,492 million, which included NT$ 1,556 million for packaging equipment and NT$ 1,936 million for testing equipment.
  • Total depreciation expenses for the second quarter of 2014 totaled NT$ 2,895 million, which included NT$ 2,176 million was from packaging operations and NT$ 719 million from testing operations.

IC packaging service:

  • Net revenues from IC packaging operations were NT$ 19,437 million for the second quarter of 2014, which represented an increase of NT$ 3,496 million or 21.9% compared to the first quarter of 2014.
  • Substrate-based packaging, leadframe-based packaging and wafer bumping & Flip Chip accounted for 30%, 17% and 41%, respectively, of total net revenues for the second quarter of 2014.
  • Capital expenditures for IC packaging operations totaled NT$ 1,556 million for the second quarter of 2014, which included NT$ 1,486 million for packaging and building construction and NT$ 70 million for wafer bumping operations.
  • As of Jun 30, 2014 we had 7,432 wirebonders installed, of which 112 were disposed in the second quarter of 2014.

IC testing service:

  • Net revenues from testing operations were NT$ 2,491 million for the second quarter of 2014, which represented an increase of NT$ 372 million or 17.6% compared to the first quarter of 2014.
  • Capital expenditures for testing operations totaled NT$ 1,936 million for the second quarter of 2014.
  • As of Jun 30, 2014 we had 461 testers installed, of which 42 were added and 12 were disposed in the second quarter of 2014.

Revenue Analysis

  • Breakdown by end applications:

By application

2Q14

1Q14

Communication

64%

63%

Computing

12%

14%

Consumer

20%

19%

Memory

4%

4%

  • Breakdown by packaging type:

By packaging type

2Q14

1Q14

Bumping & Flip Chip

41%

39%

Substrate Based

30%

29%

Leadframe Based

17%

20%

Testing

12%

12%

About SPIL

Siliconware Precision Industries Ltd. (“SPIL”)(NASDAQ:SPIL, Taiwan Stock Exchange:2325) is a leading provider of comprehensive semiconductor assembly and test services. SPIL is dedicated to meeting all of its customers’ integrated circuit packaging and testing requirements, with turnkey solutions that range from design consultations, modeling and simulations, wafer bumping, wafer probe and sort, package assembly, final test, burn-in, to shipment. Products include advanced leadframe, substrate packages, wafer bumping and FCBGA, which are widely used in personal computers, communications, Internet appliances, cellular phones, digital cameras, cable modems, personal digital assistants and LCD monitors. SPIL supplies services and support to fabless design houses, integrated device manufacturers and wafer foundries globally. For further information, visit SPIL’s web site at www.spil.com.tw.

Safe Harbor Statement

The information herein contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the U.S. Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934. We have based these forward-looking statements on our current expectation and projections about future events. Such forward-looking statements are inherently subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties, assumptions about us and other factors that may cause the actual performance, financial condition or results of operations of SPIL to be materially different from what may be implied by such forward-looking statements. Investors are cautioned that actual events and results could differ materially from those statements as a result of a number of factors, including, among other things:

  • the intensely competitive personal computer, communications, consumer ICs and non-commodity memory semiconductor industries and markets;
  • cyclical nature of the semiconductor industry;
  • risks associated with global business activities;
  • non-operating losses due to poor financial performance of some of our investments;
  • our dependence on key personnel;
  • general economic and political conditions;
  • possible disruptions in commercial activities caused by natural and human induced disaster, including terrorist activities and armed conflicts and contagious disease, such as the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome;
  • fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rates; and
  • other risks identified in our annual reports on Form 20-F filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission each year.

The words “anticipate,” “believe,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “plan” and similar expressions, as they relate to us, are intended to identify a number of these forward-looking statements. We undertake no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. In light of these risks, uncertainties and assumptions, the forward-looking events discussed herein might not occur and our actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements.

All financial figures discussed herein are prepared pursuant to TIFRS on a consolidated basis. The investment gains or losses of our company for the three months ended Jun 30, 2014 reflect our gains or losses attributable to the second quarter of 2014 unaudited financial results of several of our investees which are evaluated under the equity method. Neither the consolidated financial data for our company for the three months ended Jun 30, 2014, nor the consolidated financial data for our company is necessarily indicative of the results that may be expected for any period thereafter.

Contact:

Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd.
No.45, Jieh Show Rd.
Hsinchu Science Park, Hsinchu
Taiwan, 30056
www.spil.com.tw

Janet Chen, IR Director
janet@spil.com.tw
+886-3-5795678#3675

Byron Chiang, Spokesperson
byronc@spil.com.tw
+886-3-5795678#3671

SILICONWARE PRECISION INDUSTRIES CO., LTD.

CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEET

As of June 30, 2014 and 2013

(Expressed in Thousands of New Taiwan Dollars (NTD) and U.S. Dollars (USD))

June 30, 2014

June 30, 2013

Sequential

ASSETS

USD

NTD

%

NTD

%

Change

%

Current Assets

Cash and cash equivalent

624,522

18,651,358

17

16,953,454

16

1,697,904

10

Accounts receivable

622,737

18,598,034

17

14,042,280

14

4,555,754

32

Inventories

145,840

4,355,506

4

3,932,874

4

422,632

11

Other current assets

63,870

1,907,471

1

1,758,128

2

149,343

8

Total current assets

1,456,969

43,512,369

39

36,686,736

36

6,825,633

19

Non-current Assets

Available-for-sale financial assets

332,474

9,929,333

9

6,524,426

6

3,404,907

52

Long-term investment under equity method

20,066

599,271

638,395

1

(39,124)

-6

Property, plant and equipment

1,914,166

57,166,569

51

56,634,673

55

531,896

1

Intangible assets

9,577

286,009

422,994

(136,985)

-32

Other assets

47,345

1,413,967

1

2,084,909

2

(670,942)

-32

Total non-current assets

2,323,628

69,395,149

61

66,305,397

64

3,089,752

5

Total Assets

3,780,597

112,907,518

100

102,992,133

100

9,915,385

10

LIABILITIES AND STOCKHOLDERS’ EQUITY

Liabilities

Current Liabilities

Short-term loans

85,000

2,538,525

2

2,550,000

3

(11,475)

Accounts payable

263,091

7,857,210

7

7,291,344

7

565,866

8

Current portion of long-term debt

165,538

4,943,790

5

3,164,171

3

1,779,619

56

Other current liability

606,719

18,119,669

16

17,998,371

17

121,298

1

Non-current Liabilities

Long-term loans

402,173

12,010,901

11

12,488,184

12

(477,283)

-4

Other liabilities

46,634

1,392,718

1

1,171,679

1

221,039

19

Total Liabilities

1,569,155

46,862,813

42

44,663,749

43

2,199,064

5

Stockholders’ Equity

Capital stock

1,043,483

31,163,611

27

31,163,611

30

Capital reserve

528,091

15,771,441

14

15,776,214

15

(4,773)

Legal reserve

294,559

8,797,005

8

8,207,777

8

589,228

7

Special reserve

244,604

(244,604)

-100

Retained earnings

183,275

5,473,512

5

1,441,573

2

4,031,939

280

Other equity

162,034

4,839,136

4

1,494,605

2

3,344,531

224

Total Equity

2,211,442

66,044,705

58

58,328,384

57

7,716,321

13

Total Liabilities & Shareholders’ Equity

3,780,597

112,907,518

100

102,992,133

100

9,915,385

10

Forex ( NT$ per US$ )

29.865

30.000

(1)All figures are under TIFRS.

SILICONWARE PRECISION INDUSTRIES CO., LTD.

CONSOLIDATED INCOME STATEMENT

(Expressed in Thousands of New Taiwan Dollars (NTD) and U.S. Dollars (USD))

3 months ended on June 30

Sequential Comparison

2Q2014

2Q 2013

YOY

2Q 2014

1Q 2014

QOQ

USD

NTD

%

NTD

change %

NTD

NTD

change %

Revenues

728,507

21,928,049

100.0

17,601,598

24.6

21,928,049

18,060,370

21.4

Cost of Goods Sold

(540,300)

(16,263,052)

-74.2

(13,925,296)

16.8

(16,263,052)

(14,065,731)

15.6

Gross Profit

188,207

5,664,997

25.8

3,676,302

54.1

5,664,997

3,994,639

41.8

Operating Expenses

Selling Expenses

(7,643)

(230,047)

-1.0

(226,889)

1.4

(230,047)

(209,748)

9.7

Administrative Expenses

(21,346)

(642,506)

-2.9

(590,417)

8.8

(642,506)

(558,595)

15.0

Research and Development Expenses

(28,344)

(853,144)

-3.9

(962,811)

-11.4

(853,144)

(834,278)

2.3

(57,333)

(1,725,697)

-7.8

(1,780,117)

-3.1

(1,725,697)

(1,602,621)

7.7

Operating Income

130,874

3,939,300

18.0

1,896,185

107.7

3,939,300

2,392,018

64.7

Non-operating Income

10,150

305,501

1.4

392,371

-22.1

305,501

308,053

-0.8

Non-operating Expenses

(6,200)

(186,631)

-0.9

(140,985)

32.4

(186,631)

(148,800)

25.4

Income from Continuing Operations before Income Tax

134,824

4,058,170

18.5

2,147,571

89.0

4,058,170

2,551,271

59.1

Income Tax Credit (Expenses)

(22,819)

(686,838)

-3.1

(407,368)

68.6

(686,838)

(460,241)

49.2

Net Income

112,005

3,371,332

15.4

1,740,203

93.7

3,371,332

2,091,030

61.2

Other comprehensive income

Exchange difference for translating the financial statements of
foreign operation

(6,353)

(191,223)

152,597

125,062

Unrealized valuation profit and loss of available-for-sale financial
assets

89,423

2,691,622

692,469

1,153,417

Tax effect of other comprehensive income items

(576)

(17,348)

(75,067)

(39,261)

Total other comprehensive income

82,494

2,483,051

769,999

1,239,218

Total comprehensive income

194,499

5,854,383

2,510,202

3,330,248

Earnings Per Ordinary Share- Diluted

NT$ 1.08

NT$ 0.56

NT$ 0.67

Earnings Per ADS- Diluted

US$ 0.18

US$ 0.09

US$ 0.11

Weighted Average Outstanding Shares – Diluted (‘k)

3,128,788

3,085,498

3,138,305

Forex ( NT$ per US$ )

30.10

29.85

30.27

(1) All figures are under TIFRS.

(2) 1 ADS is equivalent to 5 Common Shares.

SILICONWARE PRECISION INDUSTRIES CO., LTD.

CONSOLIDATED INCOME STATEMENT

For the Six Months Ended on June 30, 2014 and 2013

(Expressed in Thousands of New Taiwan Dollars (NTD) and U.S. Dollars (USD))

6 months ended on June 30, 2014 and 2013

2014

2013

YOY

USD

NTD

%

NTD

Change %

Net Sales

1,325,149

39,988,419

100.0

31,420,808

27.3

Cost of Goods Sold

(1,004,976)

(30,328,783)

-75.8

(25,727,640)

17.9

Gross Profit

320,173

9,659,636

24.2

5,693,168

69.7

Operating Expenses

Selling expenses

(14,572)

(439,795)

-1.1

(405,455)

8.5

Administrative expenses

(39,799)

(1,201,101)

-3.0

(1,096,189)

9.6

Research and development expenses

(55,905)

(1,687,422)

-4.3

(1,658,240)

1.8

(110,276)

(3,328,318)

-8.4

(3,159,884)

5.3

Operating Income

209,897

6,331,318

15.8

2,533,284

149.9

Non-operating Income

20,326

613,554

1.5

565,006

8.6

Non-operating Expenses

(11,116)

(335,431)

-0.8

(1,153,334)

-70.9

Income Before Income Tax

219,107

6,609,441

16.5

1,944,956

239.8

Income Tax Credit (Expenses)

(38,023)

(1,147,079)

-2.8

(496,610)

131.0

Net Income

181,084

5,462,362

13.7

1,448,346

277.1

Other comprehensive income

Exchange difference for translating the financial statements of foreign operation

(2,221)

(66,161)

369,015

Unrealized valuation profit and loss of available-for-sale financial assets

127,527

3,845,039

1,129,975

Tax effect of other comprehensive income items

(1,873)

(56,609)

(103,149)

Total other comprehensive income

123,433

3,722,269

1,395,841

Total comprehensive income

304,517

9,184,631

2,844,187

Earnings Per Ordinary Share- Diluted

NT$ 1.75

NT$ 0.47

Earnings Per ADS- Diluted

US$ 0.29

US$ 0.08

Weighted Average Outstanding Shares – Diluted (‘k)

3,128,788

3,084,043

Forex ( NT$ per US$)

30.18

29.69

(1)All figures are under TIFRS .

(2) 1 ADS is equivalent to 5 Common Shares.

SILICONWARE PRECISION INDUSTRIES CO., LTD.

CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS

For 6 Months Ended on June 30, 2014 and 2013

(Expressed in Thousands of New Taiwan Dollars (NTD) and U.S. Dollars (USD))

6 months, 2014

6 months, 2013

USD

NTD

NTD

Cash Flows from Operating Activities:

Net income before tax

219,107

6,609,441

1,944,956

Depreciation

191,244

5,711,508

5,040,260

Amortization

9,688

289,323

295,705

Change in working capital & others

(94,638)

(2,826,365)

679,502

Net cash flows provided from operating activities

325,401

9,783,907

7,960,423

Cash Flows from Investing Activities:

Acquisition of property, plant, and equipment

(217,713)

(6,501,999)

(7,512,618)

Proceeds from disposal of equipments

7,958

237,655

21,458

Increase of equity investment

(2,137)

(63,818)

Payment for deferred charges/other changes

(9,374)

(279,951)

(478,945)

Net cash used in investing activities

(221,266)

(6,608,113)

(7,970,105)

Cash Flows from Financing Activities:

Proceeds from long-term loan

1,757,000

Repayment of long-term loan

(53,209)

(1,589,083)

(1,589,083)

Proceeds from employee’s purchase of treasury stocks/other charges

3,830

114,397

961,472

Net cash provided from financing activities

(49,379)

(1,474,686)

1,129,389

Foreign currency exchange effect

1,367

(24,997)

(18,745)

Net increase (decrease) in cash and cash equivalents

56,123

1,676,111

1,100,962

Cash and cash equivalents at beginning of period

568,399

16,975,247

15,852,492

Cash and cash equivalents at end of period

624,522

18,651,358

16,953,454

Forex ( NT$ per US$ )

29.865

30.000

(1) All figures are under TIFRS.