PetroChina Q2 Profit Down 21%
PetroChina Company Limited (NYSE: PTR) posted a 21% drop in its second-quarter earnings.
PetroChina's quarterly net profit declined to 22.83 billion yuan ($3.59 billion), versus 29 billion yuan, in the year-ago period. However, analysts were expecting a net profit of 26.73 billion yuan.
PetroChina shares fell 1.24% to close at $124.28 yesterday.
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