Associated British Foods PLC (ABF.L)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£25,286.07|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||791.67|
LONDON, Dec 5 - Associated British Foods said underlying sales at its Primark discount fashion chain were below expectations in the first two months of its 2014-15 year due to unseasonably warm weather, though it maintained earnings guidance for the group.
* Shares up 2.7 pct (Adds detail, CEO, analyst comment, shares)
LONDON, Nov 4 - Associated British Foods posted a 6 percent rise in full year earnings, with strong performances from the group's Primark discount fashion chain and grocery division offseting the adverse impact of lower sugar prices.
* Sees 2013-14 sugar revenue and profit substantially lower
LONDON, Sept 8 - Associated British Foods maintained its annual earnings guidance, with a good finish to the year from discount fashion chain Primark offsetting continued weakness in the group's sugar operations.
LONDON, Sept 8 - Associated British Foods maintained its annual earnings guidance, with a good finish to the year from discount fashion chain Primark offsetting continued weakness in its sugar operations.
* Shares down 2 pct, having risen 61 pct over last year (Adds detail, finance director comment, analyst comment, shares)
LONDON, July 10 - Associated British Foods raised its annual earnings guidance after a strong third-quarter performance from its Primark discount fashion chain and progress in its ingredients business more than offset weakness in its sugar operations.