Nokia Q2 Profit From Continuing Operations Rise, Stock Up

Nokia Corp. reported a sharp decline in its second-quarter net profit reflecting the absence of prior year’s hefty profit from the sale of Devices unit. On a continuing operations basis, the company turned around to profit boosted by strong performance of all segments, mainly Networks. The company is well positioned to deliver on its full-year 2015 commitments. Shares were gaining around 8 percent