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Andy Downes  says:

Triumph announces 2013 financial results

Triumph has announced financial results for the year up to June 30, 2013 which are different to those reported in the Financial Times this morning which the British bike firm says were ‘incorrectly reported’. Triumph’s statement shows the company made a £0.1m operating loss before interest and tax which is down from a £15.7 million profit in 2012. Triumph says the...

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Jun 09

Posts: 194

Pads1982 says:


 The r&d department can find a way of dragging valve clearance.chals past 12k I know the new 1200 engines have great service intervals but I don't want the big explorer or trophy

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Jan 10

Posts: 10

freudianis says:

Expressing £1,000 as £0.1 million is a tad disingenuous.

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Aug 02

Posts: 45

mrdata says:


Expressing £1,000 as £0.1 million is not only a tad disingenuous, its a tad wrong. £0.1 million  is £100,000.

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Sep 09

Posts: 846

Rogerborg says:

I'll tell you what's disengenuous

Focussing on the LBIT figure.  I can assure you that banks and other creditors don't give a stuff how much money you could have had if you didn't have to pay interest and tax, because you generally do have to pay it.  If you're not making enough to cover those costs, you're not making enough.

That said, this looks to be planned investment spending, so it's not actually that bad.  Although I'd have preferred them to focus on that positive factor rather than resort to financial wizardry.


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Feb 08

Posts: 55

rgvyan says:

Well that's the 3rd article I've read on this story and each giving a different figure for how much Triumph 'lost'. Just shows how differently you can spin figures to tell whatever story you want.

In summary...
Triumph sold more bikes this year and increased market share. They also spent a shed load investing in new facilities in Brazil and India.

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Oct 04

Posts: 12

monkeybadger says:

bug eyes

 Shouldn't have changed the lights on the Speed Triple.

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