Aston Martin: Shares dive as firm slashes sales forecasts

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Aston Martin: Shares dive as firm slashes sales forecasts

The Aston Martin DB11 on display at the Annual Chicago Auto Show in FebruaryImage copyright Getty Images
Image caption The Aston Martin DB11 on display at the Annual Chicago Auto Show in February

Shares in Aston Martin have dived more than 20% after the luxury carmaker cut its sales forecasts for 2019. 香港易事泊 Hong Kong e-Services Provider4a-@ E PCL

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It now expects to sell 6,300-6,500 cars to dealers this year - down from an earlier forecast of 7,100 to 7,300.

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A "challenging external environment" had worsened, it said, as had "macro-economic uncertainties".

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Aston Martin said sales of its cars to dealerships had fallen 17% in the UK in the first half, year on year, and by 19% in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

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The firm - which is famous for its association with the James Bond films - said it would now take "decisive action to manage inventory", with reports suggesting it was likely to scale back production.

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t*n7s+\8L4|0_0Shares in the company are down by around 45% since it listed on the London Stock Exchange last October. 香港易事泊 Hong Kong e-Services Provider NL'?j,t6lJd

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