GKN profit up 5 pct on aerospace growth


LONDON, July 30 (Reuters) - Car and plane parts maker GKN posted a better-than-expected 5 percent rise in first half profit, led by a strong performance from its aerospace business. The British firm on Tuesday reported a pretax profit of 278 million pounds ($426.71 million) in the six months to July, ahead of the average analyst forecast of 272 million pounds, according to a consensus forecast supplied by the company. GKN, a major supplier to Airbus, Boeing ...


To access this content simply register below now.
Registering is easy and allows you to:

  • Access all WardsAuto.com public content and newswire stories
  • Participate in forums
  • Comment on articles
  • Sign up for e-newsletters
  • And much more!

Already registered? here.

Nov 21, 2016

2017 Wards 10 Best Engines: Less Is More With Four

Fun-to-drive is a key 10 Best Engines measure when it comes to small-displacement, high-performance four-bangers....More


Diesels Power Profit Gains by VW's Lending Unit  

Volkswagen Financial Services cites increased demand for diesel cars in upgrading its projected 2016 profit from €1.92 billion to a record €2.1 billion....More


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×