FRANKFURT, April 28 (Reuters) - Volkswagen , the world's fourth-largest carmaker, grew operating profit by a forecast-lagging 55 percent in the first quarter to 726 million euros ($902 million), the company said on Friday. According to the average estimate from a Reuters poll of 14 banks and brokerages, the market had expected operating profit would double to 920 million euros before special items from a restated 468 million a year earlier, thanks mainly to a significant improvement in ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"VW Q1 oper profit before items lags expectations" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.