Formosa Plastics Corp


Formosa Plastics Corp

IndustrialsGeneral Industrials
  • Price (TWD)104.50
  • Today's Change1.50 / 1.46%
  • Shares traded9.87m
  • 1 Year change+6.09%
  • 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)284.00bn
  • Net income in TWD72.97bn
  • 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)
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(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
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Far Eastern New Century Corp238.81bn9.68bn165.40bn28.56k15.940.80263.900.69261.941.9447.7738.500.38145.426.92--2.372.703.333.9219.4719.766.226.730.7661--0.509581.0015.492.0420.128.950.399913.40
Cathay Biotech Inc10.47bn2.83bn178.40bn2.04k63.033.73--17.041.541.545.6926.020.16211.528.171,165,445.004.76--6.30--36.06--29.37--9.18--0.0485--46.77--32.82------
Indorama Ventures PCL444.77bn28.91bn224.64bn25.76k7.771.474.390.50515.985.9892.0731.600.97065.119.7220,066,170.006.994.3710.406.1919.1115.427.204.640.62387.770.550133.4941.2012.951,433.4411.0111.408.67
Formosa Plastics Corporation284.00bn72.97bn652.49bn6.78k8.941.528.042.3011.4611.4644.6167.250.5289.8114.93--13.579.2815.6311.0327.1618.8425.6920.612.49--0.105574.1047.248.71256.1312.6239.7612.26
Wanhua Chemical Group Co Ltd688.73bn103.31bn1.13tn19.69k10.983.48--1.657.457.4549.6923.500.86937.0416.217,922,498.0013.2714.9628.5030.1422.9729.7615.2618.260.587922.190.53736.9098.1937.05145.4746.2945.6943.10
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd482.39bn116.30bn1.74tn24.07k14.942.2410.793.611,202.801,202.804,989.258,013.820.55812.955.15--14.1310.8516.3512.6541.8436.8125.3121.184.15--0.008829.9838.5810.8970.2623.247.7127.23
Data as of May 18 2022. Currency figures normalised to Formosa Plastics Corp's reporting currency: Taiwan Dollar TWD

Institutional shareholders

8.03%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 05 May 2022150.51m2.36%
GIC Pte Ltd. (Investment Management)as of 25 Apr 2021105.87m1.66%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 04 May 202292.33m1.45%
Yuanta Securities Investment Trust Co., Ltd.as of 28 Apr 202252.59m0.83%
BlackRock Advisors (UK) Ltd.as of 04 May 202224.35m0.38%
Geode Capital Management LLCas of 12 May 202220.32m0.32%
Schroder Investment Management (Hong Kong) Ltd.as of 31 Jan 202219.14m0.30%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 05 May 202219.02m0.30%
American Century Investment Management, Inc.as of 05 May 202214.32m0.23%
Charles Schwab Investment Management, Inc.as of 03 May 202212.49m0.20%
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Data from 31 Dec 2021 - 12 May 2022Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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