Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC (RR.L)
20 Mar 2018
FRANKFURT German carmaker BMW expects record sales this year as it reported a 5.3 percent rise in 2017 operating profit on surging demand for high-margin sports utility vehicles, helping to offset higher research spending.
* BMW 2017 EBIT up 5.3 pct to 9.88 bln euros (Adds detail on earnings)
* WPP hit by report P&G cutting ad agency spending (Updates with details, closing prices)
LONDON Rolls-Royce said it was on track to meet its 2020 goals after beating forecasts last year, providing evidence that CEO Warren East's plan to rebuild one of the biggest names in British manufacturing was paying off. | Video
* Sticks to 1 billion pound target for free cash flow Shares rise 13 pct
LONDON Britain's Rolls-Royce would be interested in providing an engine for any new middle of the market jet, its chief executive said on Wednesday, if doing so made commercial sense.
LONDON, March 7 Britain's Rolls-Royce would be interested in providing an engine for any new middle of the market jet, its chief executive said on Wednesday, if doing so made commercial sense.
LONDON, March 7 A two-day rally of British stocks ran out of steam on Wednesday after the resignation of U.S. economic advisor Gary Cohn caused global investors to fret over the U.S. administration's shift towards protectionism, stoking fears of a trade war.
LONDON, March 7 British engine-maker Rolls-Royce reported a 25 percent rise in annual profit, beating expectations, as it guided that 2018 results would be impacted by costs related to carrying out repairs on some existing aero-engines.
PARIS Imminent airline decisions on $10 billion of wide-body plane orders could influence the fate of Airbus' A330neo even before the recently upgraded jet completes flight trials, industry sources said.