GuocoLeisure H1 profit falls on gaming “volatility”

    GuocoLeisure said after-tax profit in the second quarter ending December 31st rose 12.4 percent to $12.1 million, although over the first half profit declined 15 percent due to “volatility” in the gaming business. Overall revenue was up 7.3 percent in the quarter and up 5.2 percent over the first half, compared with the comparable year-ago periods.