La Kaffa International Co. Ltd. said its normalized net income for the first quarter amounted to 77 Taiwan cents per share, compared with the S&P Capital IQ consensus estimate of NT$1.02 per share.
EPS climbed 25.3% year over year from 61 cents.
Normalized net income, which excludes unusual gains or losses on a pre- and after-tax basis, was NT$24.1 million, a gain of 38.6% from NT$17.4 million in the prior-year period.
The normalized profit margin rose to 6.5% from 6.0% in the year-earlier period.
Total revenue climbed 28.1% year over year to NT$371.7 million from NT$290.3 million, and total operating expenses grew 20.9% from the prior-year period to NT$325.5 million from NT$269.1 million.
Reported net income grew 38.5% from the prior-year period to NT$31.0 million, or 98 cents per share, from NT$22.4 million, or 79 cents per share.
As of May 14, US$1 was equivalent to NT$30.54.