P527 Teletext 527 May24 16:00:11       ———————————————— NEWS ————————  INCHCAPE DOWN ON PROFIT WARNING Shares in services and marketing firm Inchcape have fallen 24p to 496p after chairman Sir David Plastow warned first half profits will be down on a year ago Sir David said results would reflect the effects of the strong yen and down- turn in continental Europe car markets. But he remained "cautiously optimistic" that the group could maintain its record of growth in annual profits. ——————————————————————————————————————— Financial headlines 500 City index 501 POPULAR SHARES: LATEST PRIBDS p516 Next CityIndex Shares Falhly Finance