Société Tunisienne des Marchés de Gros SA said its normalized net income for the first half came to 53 millimes per share, a gain of 6.3% from 50 millimes per share in the year-earlier period.
Normalized net income, which excludes unusual gains or losses on a pre- and after-tax basis, was 705,980 dinars, a gain of 6.4% from 663,810 dinars in the year-earlier period.
Total revenue grew on an annual basis to 4.6 million dinars from 4.4 million dinars, and total operating expenses rose from the prior-year period to 3.8 million dinars from 3.6 million dinars.
Reported net income increased 13.1% year over year to 829,540 dinars, or 63 millimes per share, from 733,660 dinars, or 56 millimes per share.
As of Sept. 1, US$1 was equivalent to 1.95 Tunisian dinars.