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Bridgestone Posts Surge In Q2 Profit, Lifts Forecast


Bridgestone (OTC: BRDCY) reported a strong rise in its net profit for the fiscal second quarter.

For the current fiscal year, Bridgestone lifted its net profit forecast by 4.7% to Y246 billion.

Bridgestone's quarterly net profit surged to Y73.9 billion, from Y33.0 billion, in the year-ago period.

Its operating profit rose to Y115.9 billion from Y70.7 billion, while sales climbed to Y910.6 billion from Y726.7 billion.

Bridgestone shares closed at $69.67 yesterday.

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