* Q4 EBIT 1.48 billion euros, vs forecast 1.27 bln * Says sees EBIT improving significantly this year * Proposes 1.70 euro dividend, vs forecast 1.75 euro * First divided cut in 16 years was expected * Shares indicated up 1.8 percent in premarket (Adds company and analyst comment, premarket shares) LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Quarterly results at German chemicals group BASF again beat estimates and it forecast considerable operating profit gains this year amid a ...
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