Sep 15, 2017 11:11 AM EDT
The Dutch government reduced its stake to 56% in ABN AMRO after €1.5 billion offering. Hennes & Mauritz sales jumped driven a surge in summer sale. JD Wetherspoon profit jumped. Angry Birds maker Rovio set the initial public offering price range.
Sep 14, 2017 11:25 AM EDT
Booker sales increased 1.1%. John Lewis tumbled on flat revenues. Morrison profit surged 46% but sales growth was weaker than expectation. Next lifted full-year forecast. Hermes International profit and revenues led by increase in Asia.
Sep 13, 2017 9:29 AM EDT
Balfour Beatty to divest its stake in Blackpool airport. Bayer sells 9.4% stake in plastic materials maker Covestro for €1.2 billion. Dunelm net plunged. Maurel et Prom net loss widened. Just Group net tumbled. Richemont sales soared.
Sep 12, 2017 11:15 AM EDT
Ashtead, the construction equipment provider estimated fleet demand may rise in the U.S. after two hurricanes. Credit Agricole agreed to sell 16% stake in Saudi bank. Hastings ends merger talk with AA. JD Sports beats expectations. Virbac tumbled on weak outlook.
Sep 11, 2017 2:13 AM EDT
AB Food lifted full-year outlook on stronger sales growth at Primark divison. bet-at-home net and revenues surged. L''Oreal sells The Body Shop to Brazil-based Natura Cosmeticos for €1 billion. Munich Re jumped after hurricane Irma weakened after ravaging South Florida.
Sep 08, 2017 12:12 PM EDT
Air France KLM passenger traffic in August soared. Pub operator Greene King said comparable sales declined on bad weather. Nestle agreed to acquire the U.S.-based Sweet Earth. Imperial Brands sells 10% stake in Spain-based Logista.
Sep 07, 2017 10:29 AM EDT
Ashmore profit surged 31% on 11% jump in revenues. Bovis Homes net tumbled 29%. Go-Ahead said fiscal 2018 profit may be hit after it lost a contract. Redde net dropped 6%. Wendel net swung to profit.
Sep 06, 2017 12:37 PM EDT
U.K. based home builder Berkeley said fiscal profit is in line with market expectation. Barratt reported strong results. Sports Direct reaffirmed fiscal 2018 profit forecast. Vectura net loss widened.
Sep 05, 2017 3:21 PM UTC
Merck KGaA plans to sell its consumer health business including its unit in India. Lego plans to cut 1,400 positions. Redrow profit and revenues surged on strong housing demand. The Angry Birds game maker Rovio plans to raise €30 million. Schneider Electric to buy Aveva for £3 billion.
Sep 04, 2017 3:37 PM UTC
C&C agreed to acquire 47% stake in pub operator Admiral Taverns. Dechra profit more than doubled and the drug maker lifted annual dividend. Johnson Service net soared and the work-wear provider estimated yearly results may slightly ahead of market expectations.