JD Sports Fashion PLC (JD.L)
22 Jul 2016
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LONDON, June 17An encouraging showing by so far by England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Ireland at the Euro 2016 soccer tournament in France has boosted trade at British sportswear firm JD Sports Fashion.
* We have, in recent weeks, seen a further boost to sales from the UEFA Euro 2016 tournament
April 14 British retailer JD Sports Fashion Plc reported a 57 percent jump in full-year headline profit before tax and exceptional items, as sales of sports and fashion products continued to surge on the UK high street.
* Headline profit before tax and exceptional items of 157.1 million stg (2015: 100 million stg) and group operating profit before exceptional items increasing by 56 pct to 158.9 million stg (2015: 102.2 million stg)