ChineseInvestors.COM Announces a Profitable 2nd Quarter for Fiscal Year 2014
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ChineseInvestors.COM (OTCQB 'CIIX') was pleased with its second quarter results in generating an operating profit of $276,039 on revenues of $819,977; exceeding the projected performance as noted in their November 22, 2013 press release. In the first six months of fiscal year 2014, ended November 30, 2014, revenues related to our business services unit saw significant growth from $63,221 in fiscal year 2013 to $991,494 in fiscal year 2014. Overall operating expenses decreased by 25% in the first six months of operations from $1,379,906 in fiscal year 2013 to $1,034,433 in fiscal year 2014. Net operating losses in the first six months of fiscal year 2013 were <$494,196> as compared with profits of $309,555 in the first six months of fiscal year 2014.
Mr. Warren Wang, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer commented, "We are very pleased with this quarter's earnings posting of $0.03 per share in comparison to losses of <$0.11> per share last year as it related to our operations over the first two quarters of fiscal year 2013 and fiscal year 2014. Based upon the current conditions of the general marketplace and interest expressed in our services, we expect to continue to post positive results this year."
Mr. Brett Roper, Chief Operating Officer commented, "Several of our clients experienced substantial growth in both their share price as well as volume this past quarter and one of our long term OTCQB clients was just accepted to the NASDAQ Global Market Exchange. Based upon the clients in place and the interim sales of our subscription services, we expect both our revenues as well as profitability to be very stable as we wrap up the third quarter of this fiscal year and hope that our stock will respond positively to these substantially improved financial performance metrics."
Please note that "CIIX' has a fiscal year starting on June 1 and ending on May 31.
ChineseInvestors.com, Inc. ('CIIX'), founded in 1999 endeavors to be an innovative company; providing (a) real-time market commentary, analysis, and educational related services in Chinese language character sets (traditional and simplified), (b) support services to our various partners, (c) consultative services to smaller private companies considering becoming a public company, (d) advertising and public relation related support services, and (e) other services we may identify having the potential to create value or partnership opportunity with our existing services.
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CONTACT: Brett Roper, email@example.com