Lufthansa

Lufthansa yesterday raised its full-year operating profit projection to €1.3 billion from the previous €1.1 billion. Th e carrier reported a €1.38 billion operating profi t in 2007. Lufthansa said the increase in its forecast is “substantially attributableto a more stable result development in the fourth quarter than was previouslyexpected.” It cited falling fuel prices […]


Lufthansa yesterday raised its full-year operating profit projection to €1.3 billion from the previous €1.1 billion. Th e carrier reported a €1.38 billion operating profi t in 2007. Lufthansa said the increase in its forecast is “substantially attributableto a more stable result development in the fourth quarter than was previouslyexpected.” It cited falling fuel prices and“favourable valuation effects” withoutelaborating.