TITLE

First Half Offers Mixed Results for Leading Publishers

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;Aug2008, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the financial performance of several publication companies in the first half of 2008 in the U.S. Harlequin recorded a decline of $11.1 million in revenue due to the weak economy. HarperCollins' operating profit increased by $7 million compared to the same period in 2007. Meanwhile, Penguin's revenue and operating profit increased to 11.2% and 44.1%, respectively.
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34057500

 

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