Formosa Plastics Corp


Formosa Plastics Corp

IndustrialsGeneral Industrials
  • Price (TWD)89.30
  • Today's Change-0.70 / -0.78%
  • Shares traded11.74m
  • 1 Year change-14.95%
  • Beta--
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About the company

Formosa Plastics Corporation is a Taiwan-based company principally engaged in the manufacture and sales of chemical products. The Company operates through eight divisions. The Plastic division provides polyvinyl chloride (PVC) powders and liquid soda. The Polyolefin division provides high-density polyethylene (PE), polyvinyl acetate, low-density PE and linear low-density PE. The Polypropylene division provides polypropylene products. The Taililang division provides acrylic staple fibers, acrylic ester and carbon fibers. The Chemicals division provides acrylonitrile, methyl tert-butyl ether, methacrylic ester and epoxy chloropropane. The Calcium Carbide division provides calcium carbonates and calcium carbides. The Public Work division provides water, electricity and steam. The Others division provides distributed control systems (DCSs).

  • Revenue in TWD (TTM)274.99bn
  • Net income in TWD60.39bn
  • Incorporated1954
  • Employees6.78k
  • Location
    Formosa Plastics CorpNo.100Shuiguan RoadZhuhou Li, Renwu DistrictKAOHSIUNG 814TaiwanTWN
  • Phone+886 227122211
  • Fax+886 227178108
  • Websitehttp://www.fpc.com.tw
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Kingfa Sci&Tech Co Ltd178.03bn5.06bn118.62bn9.73k22.731.69--0.66630.44050.440515.515.910.81596.797.874,103,639.
Cathay Biotech Inc10.71bn2.69bn171.68bn2.04k63.933.54--,180,549.004.12--5.81--34.46--27.66--6.33--0.0632--46.77--32.82------
Far Eastern New Century Corp265.49bn9.33bn178.25bn28.56k17.890.84484.220.67141.861.8652.9739.420.40934.156.89--2.232.703.353.9219.4819.765.446.730.6667--0.524881.0015.492.0420.128.950.399913.40
Indorama Ventures PCL591.58bn43.27bn212.67bn25.76k4.911.093.010.35958.398.39114.7437.701.034.809.9625,009,110.008.384.3712.686.1919.3215.428.144.640.5889.090.551633.4941.2012.951,433.4411.0111.408.67
Formosa Plastics Corporation274.99bn60.39bn572.92bn6.78k9.491.558.312.089.499.4943.2057.900.52419.4117.57--11.519.2813.4611.0322.4918.8421.9620.611.48--0.177874.1047.248.71256.1312.6239.7612.26
Wanhua Chemical Group Co Ltd752.09bn83.47bn1.37tn19.69k16.424.15--1.825.965.9653.7123.580.8497.7717.158,563,873.009.7614.9621.1030.1416.2929.7611.5018.260.519929.000.551936.9098.1937.05145.4746.2945.6943.10
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd635.47bn167.41bn1.80tn24.95k10.871.9710.812.831,769.441,769.446,710.359,755.860.64572.925.22110,361,500.0018.2210.8520.9712.6544.3436.8128.2221.184.45--0.00830.0338.5810.8970.2623.247.7127.23
Data as of Jan 31 2023. Currency figures normalised to Formosa Plastics Corp's reporting currency: Taiwan Dollar TWD

Institutional shareholders

7.05%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 05 Jan 2023119.98m1.89%
Yuanta Securities Investment Trust Co., Ltd.as of 06 Jan 2023110.99m1.74%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 05 Jan 202388.51m1.39%
Geode Capital Management LLCas of 26 Jan 202325.52m0.40%
BlackRock Advisors (UK) Ltd.as of 04 Jan 202325.51m0.40%
Fubon Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 06 Jan 202324.20m0.38%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 05 Jan 202320.49m0.32%
Mellon Investments Corp.as of 06 Jan 202312.72m0.20%
Charles Schwab Investment Management, Inc.as of 05 Jan 202311.14m0.18%
BlackRock Asset Management North Asia Ltd.as of 05 Jan 20239.61m0.15%
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