Marks and Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L)
17 Apr 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£7,092.12|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||1,632.25|
* Clothing like-for-like sales up 0.6 pct; Food up 0.1 pct
* Shares open 2.9 pct higher after Q4 trading update Further company coverage:
* CEO says Q4 clothing sales outcome was best for 3 years
LONDON, April 10 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 10 to 12 points higher, or as much as 0.2 percent, on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on
PARIS, April 1 - Britain's Marks & Spencer plans to grow its international profits by 40 percent over the next three years by expanding its number of overseas stores by more than a half.
March 24 - Marks and Spencer said on Tuesday that two of its most experienced directors would leave the business this summer.
(In paragraph 11, corrects to clarify that Nomura is not M&S's joint house broker)
LONDON, March 20 - Marks & Spencer, Britain's biggest clothing retailer, lost market share over the last three months, market data showed on Thursday, reversing a small gain late last year that was heralded by its chief executive as a sign his recovery plan was working.
* Shares rise 2 pct (Recasts with CEO, analyst comment, shares)
LONDON - Marks & Spencer, Britain's biggest clothing retailer, has launched a new website platform, a key plank of its strategy to reverse nearly a decade of market share decline in its most profitable business.