Datatec said it expected an increase of more than 20 percent in headline earnings per share for the six months to August. File photo: INLSA

JOHANNESBURG - Information and Communications Technology company Datatec said on Tuesday it expected an increase of more than 20 percent in headline earnings per share for the six months to August versus last year.

"Datatec had a strong start to the financial year, achieving a solid operational performance across all divisions with the reshaping of Westcon International and central cost reductions proceeding according to plan," Datatec said in a trading statement.

The company expects to release its interim results on  October 18.

- African News Agency (ANA)