SKOREA-SAMSUNG-ELECTRONICS-EARNINGS

SKOREA-SAMSUNG-ELECTRONICS-EARNINGS

A woman walks past a sign board advertising Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy Note 3 smartphone at a railway station in Seoul on October 25, 2013. South Korea’s Samsung Electronics said its net profit spiked 25.6 percent to another record in the third quarter, driven by soaring revenue from memory chip sales. AFP PHOTO / JUNG YEON-JE (Photo credit should read JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)