Nov. 9, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Sands China Ltd<1928>, the Macau unit of casino operator Las Vegas Sands Corp, has said its net profit attributable to shareholders increase 16.76% YoY to US$328.17 million in the third quarter of this year.
Basic earnings per share were 4.08 US cents in the three months period, said the casino operator in a statement.
From July to September, the company’s total revenue jumped 36.3% from a year earlier to US$1.63 billion.
In the first nine months of this year, Sands China saw its operation revenue amounted to US$4.55 billion, more than US$3.56 billion it realized in the corresponding period of 2011.
Meanwhile its net profit for the nine-month period totaled US$767.96 million, reflecting a YoY decrease of 6.41%.