Boeing profit fell by 60 percent in first half
Created: July 29, 2016
Net profit of the American Boeing Aircraft Corporation in the first half of 2016 decreased by 60 percent compared to the same period last year and amounted to 985 million dollars. On Wednesday, July 27, according to Rambler News, the Service .
It is noted that in the second quarter 2016 net loss amounted to 234 million dollars - against a profit of 1.11 million dollars. The reason was the loss of the reclassification of spending on research in the Boeing 787 program, Boeing 747, as well as aviatanker COP-46.
Revenues for the six months increased by one percent to 47.39 billion dollars. Operating income decreased by 63 percent, to 1.37 billion. Earnings per share decreased by 56 percent, to 1.51 dollars per security. The consolidated debt of the company at the end of June increased by 10 percent - up to $ 11 billion.
July 1 it became known that the Boeing group intends to develop a new medium-range passenger aircraft with a capacity of up to 270 people.