Hitachi's (HIT -0.25%) FQ4 operating profit tumbles 34% to ¥106.62B ($1.3B) as the March...

|About: Hitachi Ltd. ADR (HTHIY)|By:, SA News Editor

Hitachi's (HIT -0.25%) FQ4 operating profit tumbles 34% to ¥106.62B ($1.3B) as the March earthquake hits mainstay businesses such as industrial machinery and electric power. Revenue rose 5% to ¥2.55T but would have been higher. Hitachi says the quake will continue to hurt it this fiscal year. (PR)