Samsung Electronics forecasts a record quarter
Representatives of Samsung Electronics said today that the second quarter of this year for the company must be a record. Operating profit should be of 12.18 billion. Informed analysts have expressed such an assumption, naming the sum of $ 12.3 billion.
Operating profit of Samsung Electronics in the second quarter of this year is expected to increase by 72% compared to the same period a year earlier. The previous record, which was 8.8 billion dollars, was recorded in the third quarter of 2013.
Total income in the second quarter should reach 52.2 billion U.S. dollars, an increase of almost 18%.
Record Samsung Electronics explains the increased demand for DRAM and NAND, and the success of units of smartphones. Semiconductor business Samsung brings about half of the income.