BRIEF-Northeast Securities posts falls in net profit for 2016, Q1

April 28 (Reuters) - Northeast Securities Co Ltd

* Says 2016 net profit down 50.0 percent y/y at 1.3 billion

yuan ($188.58 million)

* Says Q1 net profit down 51.7 percent y/y at 193.4 million

yuan

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($1 = 6.8938 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)