COMPANY RESULT: ALPHAMERIC PLC.
Alphameric Plc, the UK-based IT display and communications
company, has reported net profits for the eight months to November 30
1998 of 641,000 pounds on revenue of 11.5m pounds. At the pre-tax
level, profits stood at 900,000 pounds. Earnings per share were 120
pence compared to 2 pence in the previous 12 months. In the previous
twelve month period the company reported net income of 10,000 pounds on
revenues of 13.7m pounds. Eight-month figures are reported due to
Alphameric's decision to change its year end to November 30 to
"reflect the normal order cycle of retailers."