Sa Sa International Holdings Ltd, the Hong Kong-headquartered cosmetics retail group, has announced its interim results for the six months ended September 30, 2011, stating that it gained profit of HKD224.3 million, a year-on-year increase of 27.3%.
French luxury goods group LVMH said on Friday it would pay an interim dividend of 0.80 euros per share on Dec. 2. The last trading day with rights to the interim dividend is Monday, Nov. 28, the company said in a statement.
British retailer JD Sports Fashion said it had seen a sharp slowdown in sales growth since September and warned Christmas trading would be tough, overshadowing a prediction earnings will meet expectations.
Jewelry retailer Zale Corp reported a smaller quarterly loss on Monday as same-store sales improved. KEY POINTS Q1 2011 Q1 2010 Revenue $351 mln $327 mln Net loss $32 mln $98 mln Loss per share 99 cents $3.
Athletic footwear retailer Foot Locker Inc's quarterly results beat market expectations for the seventh straight quarter on stronger sales of its running shoes, sending the company's stock up about 5 percent in extended trade.
Hibbett Sports Inc's quarterly profit beat market expectations, helped by strong footwear and apparel sales. The sportswear and shoes retailer also raised its full-year profit forecast as it prepares for an optimistic holiday season.
Limited Brands Inc, parent of lingerie chain Victoria's Secret, reported a higher-than- expected quarterly profit, as tight expense control boosted operating margins and raised its profit outlook for the year.
British luxury goods group Burberry met forecasts with a 26 percent rise in first-half profit, helped by buoyant tourist spending around the world, and kept its growth targets despite an uncertain economic backdrop.