BUZZ-Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co: Q2 profit beats on cost cuts

miércoles 27 de julio de 2016 09:18 GYT

July 27 (Reuters) - ** U.S. tire maker's shares up 2.6 pct at $28.63, set to open at more than two-month high

** Q2 profit beats, helped by ongoing cost-cutting drive.

** Tire unit volume up 2 pct for Q2, driven by growth in Asia Pacific, and Europe, Middle East and Africa regions

** Reaffirms 2016 financial targets

** Up to Tuesday's close, stock had fallen 14.6 pct YTD