The technology giant estimated operating profit for the third-quarter nearly tripled to 14.50 trillion Korean won or $12.8 billion from 5.20 trillion won previous year.
That estimate beat a Reuters average forecast of 14.3 trillion Korean won in operating profits.
Channing Tatum's X-Men spin-off Gambit lands director, release date
As of now, Rango and Pirates of the Caribbean director Gore Verbinski is set to direct from Josh Zetumer's script. In 2015, the Magic Mike star appeared at Fox's Comic-Con International panel to tease the standalone film.
Revenue likely rose 29.7 percent from a year earlier to 62 trillion won, Samsung said in a regulatory filing. Samsung shares were trading at a new record high of 2.74 million won as of Thursday, as investors bet on record earnings in 2017 driven by growing demand for memory chips with ever greater processing power.
The record profits are likely backed by a recovered mobile division - the well-received Galaxy Note 8 began sales last month - and the continuing high-demand for its memory chips. Samsung did not elaborate on its July-September performance and will disclose detailed results at the end of October.
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The average twelve-month target price among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the a year ago is $124.62. The institutional investor owned 2,390 shares of the consumer goods maker's stock after selling 28 shares during the period.
Sales of its display business, mostly from its high-end, small-sized flexible OLED screens, which it sells to rival Apple, are also a likely contributor.
Shiv Sena leader Pappu Mane's auto mows down 2 girls in Maharashtra
However, Bangar refused to say whether Mane was among the two who are yet to be arrested, or whether he was driving the vehicle . Three friends of the Sena leader, who were inside the auto at the time of the accident, were arrested, a police officer said.