Russia's TCS Q1 net profit in line with f'cast at 3.4 bln rbls

MOSCOW, May 30 (Reuters) - Russian consumer lender TCS Group made 3.4 billion roubles ($60.16 million) of net profit in the first quarter, it said on Tuesday, in line with analysts' forecasts.

TCS Group made 1.9 billion roubles of profit in the first quarter last year.

London-listed TCS said its share of non-performing loans fell to 9.6 percent in the first three months of 2017 from 10.2 percent a year earlier, while its net interest margin rose from 25.4 percent to 26.6 percent.

It added that it had approved an interim dividend of $0.17 per share/per GDR and that it was on track to meet its full-year targets.

($1 = 56.5143 roubles) (Reporting by Alexander Winning; Editing by Christian Lowe)