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South Africa's Amplats expects 80 pct jump in half-year earnings
JOHANNESBURG, June 25 (Reuters) - Anglo American Platinum
(Amplats) said on Tuesday it expected its half-year
earnings to rise by at least 80%, helped by an increased metals
price and one-off impairments that weighed on results in the
same period a year earlier.
Amplats said headline earnings for the six months ending
June 30 were expected to be 2.69 billion rand ($188 million)more
than the 3.363 billion rand earnings reported in the same
period a year ago.
Amplats is expected to report its half-year results in July,
($1 = 14.3250 rand)
(Reporting by Tanisha Heiberg
Editing by Edmund Blair)
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