Bridgestone Surges After Forecasting Earnings Jump

Bridgestone Surges After Forecasting Earnings Jump

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An employee and a customer walk past tires displayed outside a dealership for Bridgestone Corp. tires in Tokyo. For every 1 yen decline against the dollar, Bridgestone gains 3.9 billion yen in operating profit, said Akihiro Eto, chief financial officer at Bridgestone.