(Adds Q3 figures, dividend, analyst comment) By Michael Steen and Andreas Moeser FRANKFURT/HANOVER, Germany, Oct 31 (Reuters) - German tyre and car part maker Continental AG posted a greater-than-expected rise in quarterly earnings on Thursday, prompting it to raise its 2002 operating profit forecast and sending its shares higher. But the company, which is coming out of a period of painful restructuring and factory closures, said it would take charges in the fourth quarter for ...
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