UPDATE 1-Chindex Q2 profit rises six-fold

* Q2 EPS $0.20 vs $0.03 yr ago

* Q2 rev up 19 pct at $45.2 mln

Nov 8 (BestGrowthStock) – Chindex International Inc (CHDX.O: ), a
provider of Western healthcare products and services in China,
posted a six-fold increase in quarterly profit, helped by
strong demand for its imaging products.

For the second quarter, net income was $3.2 million or 20
cents a share, compared with $538,000, or 3 cents a share, a
year ago.

Revenue rose 19 percent to $45.2 million in the
July-September period. Revenue from the company’s medical
products division, which includes diagnostic ultrasound and
imaging products, rose about 27 percent to $21.8 million.

Bethesda, Maryland-based Chindex shares, which have fallen
2 percent since the company reported its first-quarter results
in August, closed at $14.54 Friday on Nasdaq.
(Reporting by Shravya Jain in Bangalore; Editing by Aradhana
Aravindan)

UPDATE 1-Chindex Q2 profit rises six-fold