InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG): Q2 net profit +39% to $121M, revenue +3.3% to $469M....

|About: InterContinental Hotels G... (IHG)|By:, SA News Editor
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG): Q2 net profit +39% to $121M, revenue +3.3% to $469M. Boosted by robust demand in the U.S. - where occupancy is high across the sector - as well as new hotels in China and India. Revenue per available room +6.1%. To pay $500M in a special dividend and to repurchase $500M of shares, starting in Q4. (PR)