Summary : The Saint-Gobain logo is seen on the company headquarters building at the La Defense business district in Courbevoie, outside Paris, France, February 19, 2018. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
July 27(Reuters) – French construction materials group Saint-Gobain (SGOB.PA) on Wednesday reported slightly better-than-expected half-year sales and confirmed guidance for the full year.
Its half-year sales amounted to 25.5 billion euros ($25.77 billion), beating the figure of about 25.2 billion euros forecast by analysts in a company-provided consensus.
Reporting by Alizée Degorce and Olivier Sorgho; Editing by Jan Harvey