logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

Avon Rubber Sees FY Performance Weighted Towards Second-Half - Quick Facts

Avon Rubber plc (AVON.L) Thursday updated on trading for the period from October 1, 2011 ending February 1, 2012, and noted that its full-year forecast for deliveries in the Protection and Defence segment was unchanged, despite delays due to a contractual protest by one bidder. The delays may, however, see performance in the current financial year weighted towards the second-half, the company added.

Elaborating that the delay was connected solely with the five-year, $176 million contract for the M61 filter, Avon Rubber added that the separate 3-year, $6.1 million filter contract was not affected. Also, its ongoing product range expansion and enhancement program, dubbed Project Fusion, is still expected to boost organic growth from 2013.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Editors Pick
Software giant Microsoft Corp. said Monday after the markets closed that its second quarter profit fell 11% from last year, hurt mainly by integration and restructuring costs as well as higher income tax expenses even as revenue increased 8% due to strong sales of its gadgets and cloud-based products. English-made Cadbury chocolates will no longer be available in the United States, the result of a settlement between Hershey and a New Jersey-based import company. Beloved treats such as the Cadbury Creme Egg will only be sold in the U.S. using American chocolate, angering those who say the creamier... Gas prices are set to climb again after a long time due to rising wholesale prices. According to Lundberg Survey, while the national average price of gas fell 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.07 a gallon, it could soon rise due to increased costs of crude oil in the past 10 days.
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT