Finmeccanica is showing the first positive signs from its ongoing restructuring, as first-quarter 2012 results were generally above what the company was expecting,. In issuing results last week, Finmeccanica reiterated its plan to complete the merger of its European electronics entities by January, and is proceeding to remake U.S. unit DRS Technologies into a local powerhouse. The company also continues plans to dispose of roughly €1 billion ($1.32 billion) in assets.


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