Halfords Group PLC (HFD.L)
20 Jan 2017
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LONDON, Jan 19 British bicycles to car parts retailer Halfords on Thursday maintained its profit expectations for the full 2016-17 year after beating market expectations for sales in its key Christmas quarter.
* Group revenue +11.4%, with retail LFL +7.0% and Autocentres LFL -0.6%
LONDON, Nov 10 British bicycles to car parts retailer Halfords said the fall in the pound following Britain's vote to leave the European Union would remain a major challenge after it reported a 12 percent drop in first-half profit.
LONDON, Nov 10 British bicycles to car parts retailer Halfords reported a 12 percent fall in first half profit, with margins dented by a weaker pound in the wake of the Brexit vote, more promotional activity and increased investment.
Sept 6 Halfords Group Plc reported strong cycling sales over the peak summer period helped by Britain's success in the Rio Olympics, deeper promotions and good weather.
Sept 6 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 6 points, or 0.1 percent, on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.10 percent ahead of the cash market open.
Sept 6 Halfords Group Plc on Tuesday reported strong sales in its cycling business during late July and August, helped by new ranges and deeper promotion.