Oct. 31, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Suning Appliance Co Ltd<002024
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According to a statement filed with Shenzhen Stock Exchange
, basic earnings per share for the period were RMB 0.33, down 32.11% YoY.
In the first nine months of this year, the electrical appliance retailer's operation revenue hit RMB 72.43 billion, reflecting a YoY increased of 7.11%.
By the end of September 2012, Suning Appliance had a total of 1,707 stores, comprising 1,667 stores in mainland China, 28 stores in Hong Kong and 12 stores in Japan.