Burberry Group PLC (BRBY.L)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£6,409.34|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||443.86|
* More than half votes cast at AGM oppose remuneration report
LONDON, July 10 - A shareholder in luxury UK fashion retailer Burberry sold 69 million pounds ($117 million) of shares in the company, equivalent to 1 percent of the firm's issued share capital, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
* FTSEurofirst 300 down 0.1 pct, Euro STOXX 50 down 0.3 pct
LONDON, July 10 - European stocks were seen opening steady on Thursday as investors digested strong earnings from luxury brand Burberry and a weaker update from Primark's owner AB Foods.
LONDON, May 21 - Burberry's new chief executive hopes to quadruple its revenue in Japan by 2017 as the expiry of third-party sales licences give the company a free rein to expand in the world's second-largest luxury goods market.
EDINBURGH, May 21 - European stocks were set to fall on Wednesday, tracking losses in the United States and in Asia to lead major indexes further away from multi-year highs. At 0612 GMT, futures for the Euro STOXX 50, Britain's FTSE 100 , Germany's DAX and France's CAC were 0.1-0.3 percent lower. Wall Street set the tone for a weak session in Asia and Europe after disappointing results for heavy machinery firm Caterpillar and in the retail sector prompted a broad sell-off in U.
LONDON, May 21 - British luxury brand Burberry met forecasts with an 8 percent rise in annual profit, though it reiterated that if foreign exchange rates remain at current levels there will be a material impact on 2014-15 profit.
LONDON, May 1 - Christopher Bailey started his job as chief executive of Burberry on Thursday, six months after the British luxury goods group said he would take over the top role from Angela Ahrendts who leaves for Apple.
* Christopher Bailey has been appointed as chief creative and chief executive officer and as a director of company from 1 May 2014
* Sees currency headwinds hitting profits in 2014, 2015 (Adds CFO comments, share price)