Sinopharm Group Beats Estimates for First Half of 2011  
8/29/2011 9:48:24 AM

August 26, 2011 -- Sinopharm reported 2011 first-half revenues climbed 48%, benefiting from the company’s massive acquisition program that helped to fuel the growth. There was considerable worry that PRC-mandated drug price cuts would put a severe crimp on Sinopharm’s bottom line, but the company surprised with a 23% increase in net income. The company’s shares reacted positively to the earnings report, rising 16% to end the session at HK$19.40. More details....

Stock Symbol: (HK: 1099)