Hyundai Q4 op more than doubles, beats forecast


SEOUL, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Hyundai Motor Co , South Korea's top auto maker, said on Thursday its quarterly operating profit more than doubled, fuelled by higher sales and a softer won. Hyundai, the world's No.6 auto maker with Kia Motors Corp by sales volume, posted 636.5 billion won ($670.2 million) in operating profit during the fourth quarter of 2007 ended on Dec. 31, easily beating a 473.3 billion won profit forecast by 11 analysts in a Reuters poll. That compares with a 306.7 billion ...

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