Ctrip.com International Ltd. said its third-quarter normalized net income was 4.61 yuan per share, compared with the S&P Capital IQ consensus estimate of 77 fen per share.
EPS climbed year over year from 55 fen.
Normalized net income, which excludes unusual gains or losses on a pre- and after-tax basis, was 1.73 billion yuan, a gain from 176.7 million yuan in the prior-year period.
The normalized profit margin increased to 54.3% from 8.3% in the year-earlier period.
Total revenue increased 49.4% on an annual basis to 3.18 billion yuan from 2.13 billion yuan, and total operating expenses climbed 36.0% from the prior-year period to 2.78 billion yuan from 2.04 billion yuan.
Reported net income rose year over year to 2.49 billion yuan, or 6.63 yuan per share, from 219.8 million yuan, or 68 fen per share.
As of Nov. 18, US$1 was equivalent to 6.39 yuan.