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BRIEF-Acerinox FY Net Profit Up At 237.1 Mln Euros YoY

Feb 28 (Reuters) - Acerinox SA:

* FY NET SALES 5.01 BILLION EUROS VERSUS 4.63 BILLION EUROS YEAR AGO

* FY NET PROFIT 237.1 MILLION EUROS VERSUS 234.1 MILLION EUROS YEAR AGO

* FY EBITDA 480 MILLION EUROS VERSUS 489 MILLION EUROS YEAR AGO

* NET FINANCIAL DEBT AT END-DECEMBER AT 552 MILLION EUROS VERSUS 609 MILLION EUROS YEAR AGO

* EXPECTS Q1 2019 EBITDA BETTER THAN THAT ACHIEVED IN Q4 2018

* DECIDES ON IMPAIRMENT ON INVESTMENT VALUE IN BAHRU STAINLESS OF 155 MILLION EUROS, WITH NO IMPACT ON ACERINOX GROUP RESULTS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)