UPDATE 3-Nippon Steel outlook dim on currency risk, weak demand


* Reports biggest quarterly profit since the Lehman crisis * Q2 beats consensus of 64.5 bln yen; up from Q1 Y61.89 bln * Profit at Y72.98 bln vs Y30.29bln loss & consensus Y64.5 bln * Sector could face calls for price cuts by Japan carmakers * Nippon Steel stock down 1.1 pct after results in flat market By Yuko Inoue TOKYO, Oct 27 (Reuters) - Nippon Steel Corp is likely to struggle to meet its full-year forecast as it grapples with a strong yen and slower demand in Asia in a ...

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