22 Oct 2009 18:30

Tatneft boosts Q2 net profit 48% to 21.7 bln rubles

MOSCOW. Oct 22 (Interfax) - Tatneft boosted second quarter net profit 48% year-on-year to 21.757 billion rubles under US GAAP, the company said in a statement.

Analysts at investment companies and banks told Interfax in a consensus forecast that Tatneft would post a profit of 17 billion rubles in the second quarter.