June 13 (Reuters) - Dewhurst Plc ::H1 pretax profit rose 76 percent to 3.0 million stg.H1 revenue rose 22 percent to 26.1 million stg.Interim dividend 3.5 penceper share.
Dewhurst Plc : Adjusted operating profit of £1.9 million (2015: £2.5 million) is also down 24% on last year and earnings per share dropped to 13.1p (2015: 18.6p) . Group balance sheet remains strong with cash of £14.0 million (2015: £13.0 million). . Q1 performance was particularly weak . There is a great deal of uncertainty in political and economic situation and there are outcomes that might have a positive or negative impact on business . H1 pretax profit fell 24 percent to 1.7 million stg . H1 revenue fell 6 percent to 21.3 million stg .Interim dividend 3 penceper share.