(Corrects time period to Q2 from Q1)
HELSINKI, July 20 (Reuters) - Finnish marine and energy equipment maker Wartsila on Tuesday posted weaker-than-expected second-quarter earnings and said it expects demand in the third quarter to be better than last year.
Wartsila’s operating profit rose to 58 million euros ($68.32 million) from 49 million a year earlier, while 12 analysts polled by Refinitiv on average expected 73.74 million.
Wartsila’s order intake rose 14% to 1.15 billion euros compared to 1.01 billion a year prior. ($1 = 0.8490 euros) (Reporting by Essi Lehto; Editing by Christopher Cushing)