Kohat Cement posts higher profit

KARACHI: Kohat Cement Company Ltd has reported a higher profit after tax of Rs 1.179 billion during six months ending December 31, 2012.
According to financial results sent to KSE, the pre-tax profit of the company soared to Rs 1.621 billion during the period under review compared to Rs 1.043 billion in the same period last year.
The earning per share also improved to Rs 9.16 compared to Rs 5.46 in 2011.