HTC releases unaudited revenues for May 2012
Taoyuan, Taiwan – June 6, 2012 – HTC Corporation (TWSE: 2498), a global leader in mobile innovation and design, today announced unaudited consolidated revenue for May 2012 of NT$30.0bn, and total unaudited consolidated revenue from January to May 2012 is NT$128.8bn.
HTC has also revised the 2Q 2012 guidance to be NT$91bn in revenue, 27% in gross margin, and 9% in operating margin. This revision includes a one-time charge of NT$2.6bn to facilitate the clearance of channel inventory for certain products shipped from last year. Without the charge, the revenue, gross margin, and operating margin would have been NT$93.6bn, 29%, and 11.2%, respectively. The revised revenue is due to lower than anticipated sales to Europe, and the delayed shipment and launch of certain products in the US.
Founded in 1997, HTC Corp. (HTC) is the creator of many award-winning mobile devices and industry firsts. By putting people at the center of everything it does, HTC pushes the boundaries of design and technology to create innovative and personal experiences for consumers around the globe. HTC's portfolio includes smartphones and tablets powered by HTC Sense®, a multilayered graphical user interface that vastly improves user experience. HTC is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE: 2498). For more information, please visit www.htc.com.