Mexico's Cemex reports narrower third-quarter loss
MEXICO CITY, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Mexico's Cemex, one of the world's biggest cement companies, reported a smaller third-quarter loss on Thursday.
The Monterrey-based company said its loss had narrowed to $155 million from $203 million a year earlier.
Net sales rose 3 percent to $4 billion, while operating core profit, or earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization, was up 2 percent at $747 million, according to a preliminary statement.
Cemex did not immediately give comparable figures for sales and operating core profit in the year-earlier period.