PRESS MONITOR

International news sources report on Hungarian business and economy.

portfolio.hu
Hungary Richter reports beefy Q2 profit on weaker HUF, US sales, milestone payment
„Richter Gedeon, Hungary’s largest drugs producer, has published its second-quarter results on Tuesday that were substantially above expectations. The company’s net profit exceeded the consensus forecast of analysts in a Portfolio.hu poll by 30%.”
www.portfolio.hu/en/cikkek.tdp

bbj.hu
BUX rises almost 4%, with OTP, MOL leading gains
On August 2 OTP Bank gained 6.02% to HUF 5,550 on turnover of HUF 17.43 billion, oil and gas company MOL advanced 5.58% to HUF 20,715 on turnover of HUF 3.65 billion, drug maker Richter rose 1.58% to HUF 45,205 on turnover of HUF 3.09 billion and Magyar Telekom gained 1.93% to HUF 688 on turnover of HUF 0.48 billion.
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