Nov 7 (Reuters) - Novelis Inc
* Novelis corp - net sales decreased five percent to $2.4 billion for q2 of fiscal 2017
* Novelis corp - now expect to generate free cash flow in range of $300 million to $350 million for full fiscal year 2017
* Novelis corp - adjusted ebitda for q2 of fiscal 2017 increased to $256 million from $182 million in prior year period.
* Novelis corp - excluding items, reported net income of $60 million in q2 of fiscal 2017, up from $25 million reported in q2 of fiscal 2016
* Novelis corp - reported a net loss of $89 million for q2 of fiscal year 2017, compared to a net loss of $13 million in prior year period
* Press release - novelis reports second quarter of fiscal year 2017 results Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: