casino company Echo annual profit rises - 12 August
13 (Reuters) - Australian gaming company Echo Entertainment
Group posted a 12 percent rise in core earnings on
Wednesday, boosted by an improved performance from
its Australian casinos.
which operates Sydney's Star casino, posted normalised
earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation
and excluding significant items of A$439.1 million
($406.9 million), above the raised guidance of A$430-A$435
million it gave in June.
US dollar = 1.0792 Australian dollar)