Lookers PLC (LOOK.L)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£506.17|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||392.38|
London, Oct 28 - Britain's fourth largest car dealer Lookers forecast better than expected 2014 results on Wednesday after seeing strong new car sales, particularly in the busy month of September when the licence plate changes.
* Produced an excellent trading performance in quarter to 30 september 2014, in particular during important month of september
* Shares up 2.6 percent after Lookers posts 36 percent boost in H1 pretax profit Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By Costas Pitas)
LONDON, Aug 13 - Car dealership chain Lookers , expects to post 2014 pretax profit of just over 60 million pounds ($100.9 million), CEO Andy Bruce told Reuters on Wednesday, higher than current analyst forecasts.
LONDON, Aug 13 - Britain's fourth largest car dealer Lookers < LOOK.L> posted a 36 percent rise in first-half pre-tax profit on Wednesday, giving it confidence that its full-year results would exceed current market expectations.