logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

Dassault Aviation 2011 Net Profit Incl. THALES Rises - Quick Facts

Dassault Aviation (DUAVF.PK) reported 2011 net income, including THALES, of 407 million euros, up 10% from last year.

Excluding THALES, net income was 282 million euros, lower than 395 million euros a year ago.

Consolidated net sales declined to 3.31 billion euros from 4.19 billion euros in the prior year.

Charles EDELSTENNE, Chairman and CEO of the Group, stated,

" 2011 is marked, as expected, by a net sales significant decrease. This decrease results from a noticeably lower number of business jets deliveries compared to 2010, our Falcon historical delivery record.

However, 2011 net income is improving, thanks to Thales contribution. Thales 2011 good results are in line with their forecast..."

Going forward, DASSAULT AVIATION Group expects to deliver around 65 FALCON and 11 RAFALE in 2012. Net sales should consequently remain even.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
British lender Lloyds Banking Group Plc. Friday reported higher profit in its first half, benefited by increased net interest income and margin as well as lower impairment. Looking ahead, the company lifted its net interest margin forecast. Amgen reported an increase in second-quarter profit, driven by sales of arthritis drug Enbrel and osteoporosis treatments Xgeva and Prolia, and improved margins. Both earnings and sales topped Wall Street estimates. Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) on Thursday reported an increase in profit for the first quarter, reflecting continued strong digital revenues, with both earnings and revenues topping Wall Street estimates. However, shares of the company fell over 4 percent, after having detailed a weak outlook. Redwood...
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT