Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings Co. Ltd. reported a 27.6% year-over-year increase in net profit for the fiscal third quarter ended Dec. 31, 2016.
The company on Jan. 31 posted a rise in consolidated profit attributable to owners to ¥8.92 billion from ¥6.99 billion.
Operating revenue for the quarter declined to ¥87.04 billion from ¥99.91 billion, while net operating revenue fell to ¥83.02 billion from ¥92.04 billion. Operating income rose to ¥13.41 billion from ¥11.71 billion.
Net trading income increased to ¥41.52 billion from ¥38.27 billion.
For the nine months ended Dec. 31, 2016, the group reported a 4.6% year-over-year rise in profit attributable to owners to ¥36.12 billion from ¥34.52 billion.
Operating revenue for the period fell to ¥287.62 billion from ¥365.23 billion, while net operating revenue declined to ¥268.05 billion from ¥337.41 billion. Operating income fell to ¥37.46 billion from ¥65.86 billion.
Net trading income for the nine-month period fell to ¥122.97 billion from ¥136.27 billion.
As of Jan. 31, US$1 was equivalent to ¥112.39.