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BRIEF-Schindler Holding H1 Net Profit Up 23.2 Pct To CHF 516 Million

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Schindler Holding Ag:

* H1 ORDER INTAKE GREW BY 9.8% TO CHF 5 869 MILLION (+7.9% IN LOCAL CURRENCIES)

* H1 REVENUE ROSE BY 10.2% TO CHF 5 255 MILLION (+8.4% IN LOCAL CURRENCIES)

* H1 EBIT INCREASED BY 9.9% TO CHF 613 MILLION (+7.5% IN LOCAL CURRENCIES)

* H1 NET PROFIT ROSE BY 23.2% TO CHF 516 MILLION (FIRST HALF OF 2017: CHF 419 MILLION)

* SEES FY 2018 REVENUE GROWTH OF BETWEEN 5% AND 7% IN LOCAL CURRENCIES

* SEES FY 2018 NET PROFIT OF BETWEEN CHF 960 MILLION AND CHF 1 010 MILLION FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2018 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)

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