Porsche is expected to report pretax first fiscal half pretax profit of EUR3.65bn (US$4.91), a poll of analysts showed.

Estimates provided by BHF Bank, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, DZ Bank, Equinet, Exane BNP Paribas, Kepler Capital Markets, LBBW, Merck Finck, MM Warburg, Oddo Securities, Sal. Oppenheim to Reuters suggested net income of EUR2.446bn, up 88.9%.