Argentina's YPF says H1 net profit 4.330 bln pesos

jueves 7 de agosto de 2014 16:47 GYT

BUENOS AIRES Aug 7 (Reuters) - Argentina's state-controlled oil company YPF on Thursday reported a net profit of 4.330 billion pesos in the first half of the year and 1.526 billion pesos ($187.6 million) for the second quarter.

The market had expected a profit of 2.141 billion pesos for the second quarter, according to a recent Reuters poll of analysts.

($1=8.135 Argentine pesos) (Editing by Richard Lough and Jonathan Oatis)