HTC made total revenue of NT$70.7 billion/ $2.35 billion in three months of second quarter. But the profits are just NT$1.25 billion/ $41.63 million. This is really below what analysts estimated as they expected it to be NT$2.0 billion. But in second quarter of last year, HTC revenue is NT$91.04 billion/ $3 billion which has NT$7.40 billion/ $246 million profit.
But these results are far much better than the previous quarter of current year. HTC profit in first quarter of 2013 sees a record down fall. HTC One and colorfulButterfly range smartphones saw very good sales in Q2. This increases company profits in Q2. Earning results also show a slight upward trend in revenues month by month. As from April to May 2013, it rises from 23% to 48% respectively. The company is also hoping more from HTC One whose sales is now around 5 million units. HTC One has earned $70 million profit till now. The company is hoping more from it. All the company hopes to earn good profits are now relying on HTC One sales.
Gwyneth Paltrow facing Lawsuit
The famous actress and creator of a website named Goop, Gwyneth Paltrow, is facing a lawsuit by a man who claims she plagiarized his creative phrase. And she is also concerned about her ex-husband’s new relationships.
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