Les Enphants Co. Ltd. said its normalized net income for the fourth quarter came to 8 Taiwan cents per share, compared with the S&P Capital IQ consensus estimate of 28 cents per share.
EPS decreased 78.2% year over year from 38 cents.
Normalized net income, which excludes unusual gains or losses on a pre- and after-tax basis, was NT$17.1 million, a decrease of 78.9% from NT$81.1 million in the prior-year period.
The normalized profit margin declined to 0.6% from 2.9% in the year-earlier period.
Total revenue decreased 7.5% year over year to NT$2.56 billion from NT$2.77 billion, and total operating expenses declined from the prior-year period to NT$2.53 billion from NT$2.64 billion.
Reported net income decreased 79.8% from the prior-year period to NT$15.7 million, or 8 cents per share, from NT$77.3 million, or 37 cents per share.
For the year, the company's normalized net income totaled a loss of 38 cents per share, compared with the S&P Capital IQ consensus normalized EPS estimate of a loss of 11 cents.
EPS was a loss of 45 cents in the prior year.
Normalized net income was a loss of NT$79.7 million, compared with a loss of NT$95.3 million in the prior year.
Full-year total revenue declined from the prior-year period to NT$9.23 billion from NT$9.33 billion, and total operating expenses totaled NT$9.33 billion, compared with NT$9.41 billion in the prior-year period.
The company said reported net income totaled a loss of NT$65.9 million, or a loss of 32 cents per share, in the full year, compared with a loss of NT$105.3 million, or a loss of 50 cents per share, the prior year.
As of March 30, US$1 was equivalent to NT$32.18.