The following companies may have unusual price changes in China trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses, and share prices are as of the last close.
ZTE Corp. (000063 CH): China’s second-biggest maker of telephone equipment said its half-year net income gained 12 percent from a year earlier to 877.5 million yuan ($129.2 million). The shares declined 0.4 percent to 22.68 yuan.
Dongfeng Automobile Co. (600006 CH): The truck maker said its first-half net income more than tripled from a year earlier to 382 million yuan. The shares gained 3.5 percent to 5.94 yuan.
China Railway Erju Co. (600528 CH): The company said its first-half net income rose 67 percent from a year ago to 465 million yuan. The shares gained 0.5 percent to 9.59 yuan.
China Merchants Energy Shipping Co. (601872 CH): The company said its first-half net income doubled from a year earlier to 442 million yuan. The shares gained 0.9 percent to 4.68 yuan.
Maanshan Iron & Steel Co. (600808 CH): China’s second- biggest Hong Kong-traded steelmaker returned to profit in the first half after a demand recovery elevated the company’s steel sales and prices. Shares gained 0.3 percent to 3.56 yuan.
Pingdingshan Tianan Coal Mining Co. (601666 CH): The company said its first-half net income gained 44.5 percent to 1.27 billion yuan. The shares rose 1.6 percent to 18.74 yuan.
China Railway Group Ltd. (601390 CH): The company said it has won 24 railroad-related construction contracts worth a combined 39.2 billion yuan. The shares gained 0.7 percent to 4.50 yuan.