Sydney, Australia (PressExposure) October 24, 2009 -- Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced its earnings guidance for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009.
Consolidated Revenue: 36 trillion Korean won (Range : 35 - 37 trillion Korean won)
Consolidated Operating Profit: 4.1 trillion Korean won (Range : 3.9 - 4.3 trillion Korean won)
* Disclosure regulations in South Korea do not allow earnings guidance to be provided as a range, therefore the official disclosure was made based on the median value as stated above.
The guidance is provided ahead of the full announcement of quarterly earnings results for the convenience of investors and other stakeholders.
The guidance is based on non-financial business only, before the completion of the external audit of the financial results of parent company, subsidiaries and affiliates. Actual quarterly results may differ from the guidance.
The full earnings for the third quarter of 2009 will be disclosed following the Board of Directors' approval of the financial statements and quarterly report.