Vosper Profit Up Eight Percent
Tuesday, November 16, 1999
Vosper Thornycroft Holdings Plc, Britain's second biggest warship builder, reported an increase in pretax profit of 8.2 percent to $25.9 million in the six months ending Nov. 11.
The company raised its interim dividend 8.3 percent. Turnover and operating profits are both up 23 percent.