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WSJ l BAE Forecasts Modest Earnings Rise

BAE Systems said Thursday that the successful conclusion of negotiations about a key Saudi Arabian fighter-jet contract would underpin modest earnings growth this year, excluding the impact of a tax credit which contributed to an 18% rise in 2011 net profit, but sales growth would be flat. However, the U.K. company’s order book shrank in […]