Asia boosts Prudential profit, demerger making progress


CNBC—Britain's biggest insurer, Prudential, reported an above-forecast 6 percent rise in 2018 operating profit to £4.8 billion.

HTC makes a profit in 2018. HTC posted its financial results for Q4 2018 and the annual 2018. Surprisingly, the company did pretty well considering its current situation. It made a small profit in the Q4, which carried over to the overall profit increase in 2018 as a whole. HTC reported $143 million gross profit after tax for the last quarter of last year and about $389 for the whole year. That's a significant increase over 2017 and interestingly enough, Q4 of 2018 was actually the fourth consecutive quarter with rising...