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Hitt og þetta 27. apríl 2006

YIT Corporation reports 3-month operating profit of EUR53.7m

Nordic Business Report-April 27, 2006-YIT Corporation reports 3-month operating profit of EUR53.7m
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Finnish construction and services group YIT Corporation Ltd reported on Thursday (27 April) an operating profit of EUR53.7m on revenue of EUR768.8m for the financial quarter January-March 2006.

Both operating profit and revenue for the three-month period increased, respectively from EUR40.1m and EUR663.9m, as compared to the corresponding period in 2005.

The company expected its full-year revenue and the pre-tax result for 2006 to be higher than last year.

One euro (EUR) is worth approximately 0.69 British pounds (GBP).

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