Brazil's Braskem swings to profit in 2nd-qtr

jueves 7 de agosto de 2014 09:05 GYT

SAO PAULO Aug 7 (Reuters) - Brazil's Braskem SA, Latin America's largest petrochemical company, posted a second-quarter profit of 124 million reais ($54.39 million) on Thursday, versus a net loss of 125 million reais a year ago, according to a securities filing.

Adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization, rose 6.2 percent to 1.13 billion reais. ($1 = 2.28 Brazilian reais) (Editing by Nick Zieminski)