Suzuki Motor lifts forecasts after H1 overshoots


TOKYO, Oct 31 (Reuters) - Japan's Suzuki Motor Corp raised its annual profit forecasts on Wednesday, as expected, after interim profits overshot its conservative estimates by a wide margin thanks to a softer yen and rosy overseas sales. Suzuki, a maker of compact cars valued at $17.5 billion -- just shy of Ford Motor Co's market cap -- raised its operating profit forecast for the year to the end of next March to 145 billion yen ($1.3 billion) from 134 billion yen, after its April-September ...

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