Associated British Foods PLC (ABF.L)
28 Aug 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£23,021.88|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||791.67|
* 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.
MADRID, May 20 - Primark, Associated British Foods' fast-growing clothing chain, appointed the head of its Spain and Portugal division to lead the retailer's push into the United States, where it aims to open its first store by the end of next year.
MADRID, May 20 - Primark, Associated British Foods' fast-growing clothing chain, said on Tuesday its head of Spain and Portugal Jose Luis Martinez de Larramendi has been chosen to run its U.S. division as it makes a bid to crack the region.
* FTSEurofirst 300 down 0.6 pct, Euro STOXX 50 down 0.7 pct
* FTSEurofirst 300 down 0.5 pct, Euro STOXX 50 down 0.7 pct
LONDON, April 23 - Strength in Associated British Foods on U.S. growth prospects and in drugmakers on expectations of sector consolidation kept Britain's top share index near a two-week high on Wednesday.
LONDON, April 23 - Strength in Associated British Foods on U.S. growth prospects and in drugmakers on sector consolidation expectations kept Britain's top share index near a two-week high on Wednesday.
LONDON, April 23 - French blue-chip shares underperformed their German counterparts on Wednesday after survey data showed that the recovery in France is still weaker than the euro zone's biggest economy.
LONDON, April 23 - Associated British Foods met forecasts with a 1 percent rise in first-half profit with a major fall in its sugar business offset by a strong performance from its Primark clothing chain and progress in its grocery operation.