logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

Samsung Electronics Expects 97% Surge In Q1 Operating Profit - Quick Facts

South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. (SSNLF.PK, SSNNF.PK) said in a regulatory filing that it estimates first quarter operating profit of 5.80 trillion won, which represents a growth of 96.61 percent from 2.95 trillion won in the year-ago quarter.

Samsung also said it now predicts first quarter sales of 45.00 trillion won, which is 21.65 percent higher than 36.99 trillion won a year earlier.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Editors Pick
Computer and printer maker Hewlett-Packard Co. said Thursday after the markets closed that its second quarter profit fell 21% from last year, hurt by lower revenue and costs related to the planned separation of the company. However, the company's quarterly earnings per share, excluding items, came in above analysts' expectations, but its quarterly revenue fell short of analysts' forecast. Accounting software maker Intuit reported a plunge in third-quarter profit, hurt by impairment charges, even as results topped Wall Street estimates, driven by growth in small business segment amid a strong tax season. Struggling teen-apparel retailer Aeropostale Inc. (ARO), Thursday said its first-quarter loss narrowed from a year ago, driven largely by stronger margins even as revenues continued to plunge dropped. Nevertheless, the company lost almost one-fifth of its market value in after-hours trade, with the...
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT