Volkswagen cuts medium-term outlook for operating profit, sales
Mon Nov 18 2019
Lucy Harlow (3587 articles)

Volkswagen cuts medium-term outlook for operating profit, sales

German carmaker Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) on Monday cut its medium-term outlook for operating profit as the industry is being hit by a global downturn.

VW now expects operating profit before special items to grow by at least 25% in the 2016-2020 period, down from a previous forecast of more than 30%, slides for a presentation showed.

The Wolfsburg-based company also cut its forecast for medium-term sales growth to 20% from more than 25%.

Lucy Harlow

Lucy Harlow

Lucy Harlow is a senior Correspondent who has been reporting about Commodities, Currencies, Bonds etc across the globe for last 10 years. She reports from New York and tracks daily movement of various indices across the Globe

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