(Adds comment on Fiat Auto, group targets) BALOCCO, Italy, July 26 (Reuters) - Italy's Fiat clawed its way to an operating profit in the second quarter and confirmed its 2004 targets, but its core carmaker posted a worse than expected loss due to still sluggish sales and a strike. In a statement on Monday, Fiat said it made a group operating profit of 18 million euros ($21.88 million), slightly higher than the 12 million euros median forecast in a Reuters poll of 11 analysts last week ...
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