Halfords Group PLC (HFD.L)
1 Jul 2016
* Announces its preliminary results for 52 weeks to 1 April 2016
June 1 Halfords Group Plc said its full-year pretax profit before non-recurring items rose marginally, helped by strength in its motoring business.
* Initial cash consideration is £18.4 million Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)
* Quarterly group LFL +2.6%, retail LFL +3.1% (note 1), autocentres LFL +1.7%
* Shares rise up to 11 percent (Adds detail, CEO, analyst comment, shares)
LONDON, Jan 21 British car parts to bicycles retailer Halfords reported on Thursday a fall in sales of motoring products in the last three months but a recovery in cycling-related sales, leaving its full-year profit forecast intact.