Filtronic Performance Boost

Shipley based designer and manufacturer of microwave electronics products Filtronic, are confident of beating the forecast for market, which sees them performing better than expected over the last six months.

Filtronic have posted a £100,000 operating profit for six months to November 30 2012.

Chairman Howard Ford said: “Overall, the board anticipates that stronger than expected Wireless results will more than compensate for the shortfall in broadband, and that group performance will be ahead of current market estimates for both turnover and profits, with wireless sales likely to represent nearly 80% of the total Group revenues for FY 2013.”