Bertlesmann Skimps On 1Q Financial Details About Random House

May 2004
Book Publishing Report;5/10/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 17, p5
Trade Publication
German media conglomerate Bertelsmann AG provided few details about its Random House division when reporting its first-quarter results for the period ended March 31, 2004. The company posted overall adjusted earnings before interest and tax of 111 million euros ($134 million) for the quarter, up from a loss of 75 million euros ($163.2 million) in the year-earlier quarter. Random House generated sales of $2.26 billion in 2003.


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