Carpetright PLC (CATVU.L)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£355.86|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||67.78|
LONDON, July 29 - Carpetright, Britain's biggest floor coverings retailer, said underlying sales had risen 6.1 percent in its first quarter although margins had been hurt by promotions.
LONDON, June 24 - Carpetright, Britain's biggest floor coverings retailer, posted a 53 percent slump in annual profit, failing to tap-in to the country's improving housing market.
* FY underlying pretax profit fell 52.6 percent to 4.6 million stg
LONDON, May 21 - Carpetright, Britain's biggest floor coverings retailer, named retail veteran Wilf Walsh as its new chief executive on Wednesday, drafted in to steady the group which has repeatedly downgraded forecasts.
* Shares fall over 8 percent (Adds analyst comment, shares, writes through)
March 26 - Carpetright PLC : * Shares open down 6.8 percent after firm warns on profit * Source text for Eikon: * For more news, please click here
LONDON, March 26 - Carpetright, Britain's biggest floor coverings retailer, has warned on profit for the third time in almost six months, saying sales have slowed and it has yet to see any boost from an improving housing market.
LONDON, March 21 - Britain's competition watchdog has closed an investigation into five furniture and carpet retailers, including market-leader Carpetright, after the firms agreed to change pricing practices that it said could deceive consumers.