Nokia raises FY margin outlook after strong Q3

Thursday 23 October 2014 | 08:53 CET | News
Nokia reported strong improvement in third-quarter results, driven by new LTE contracts in North America and China. Net sales rose 13 percent year-on-year to EUR 3.32 billion, and adjusted operating profit was up 33 percent to EUR 457 million. Net profit increased to EUR 760 million from EUR 138 million, and adjusted EPS rose 50 percent to EUR 0.09. The bottom line was impacted by a charge of EUR 1.2 billion to write down the value of goodwill at the location services unit Here. This was offset by a one-time benefit of EUR 2.1 billion on deferred tax assets in Finland and Germany. The strong

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Companies: Nokia / Nokia Networks
Countries: World
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