Oct. 19, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Luzhou Laojiao Co Ltd<000568
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In a statement filed with Shenzhen Stock Exchange
, the company said the huge growth in net profit was mainly due to good liquor sales.
From January to September, Luzhou Laojiao saw its operation revenue reach RMB 8.01 billion, reflecting a YoY increase of 42.3%, while basic earnings per share for the period were RMB 2.11, UP 46.74% YoY.
The liquor maker expected its net profit for this year to increase between 50% and 60% YoY to RMB 4.36 billion and RMB 4.65 billion.