Argentina's Grupo Financiero Galicia posts $91.6 mln Q1 net profit

martes 10 de mayo de 2016 11:56 GYT

BUENOS AIRES May 10 (Reuters) - Leading Argentine banking conglomerate Grupo Financiero Galicia SA on Tuesday reported higher-than-expected net profit of 1.348 billion pesos ($91.6 million) in the first quarter.

The market expected net profit of 1.19 billion pesos for the first three months of the year, according to the median forecast in a recent poll of analysts by Reuters. (Reporting by Jorge Otaola; Editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)