L'Oreal SA (OREP.PA)
5 Mar 2015
LONDON/PARIS, Feb 23 - Signs of a long-awaited recovery in Europe are starting to show through in the profits of leading global companies, even if their bosses are still giving most of the credit to strong demand in Asia or the United States.
PARIS, Feb 13 - French cosmetics giant L'Oreal on Friday said it expected the weak euro and slump in oil prices to boost consumption in many regions such as Western Europe and help it increase profits substantially this year.
* Emerging-markets stocks at one-week high (Adds U.S. equity futures, oil, updates prices)
PARIS, Feb 13 - Cosmetics giant L'Oreal said on Friday it expected first-quarter growth to be slightly below the average for the rest of the year.
LONDON - A forecast-smashing growth reading from Germany sent stock markets higher and low-rated bond yields lower on Friday, putting global equities on track for a second straight week of gains.
LONDON, Feb 13 - A forecast-smashing growth reading from Germany sent stock markets higher and low-rated bond yields lower on Friday, putting global equities on track for a second straight week of gains.
PARIS, Feb 13 - French cosmetics group L'Oreal gave an upbeat outlook for the current year saying it expected a "substantial increase" in profit.
* 2014 operating margin up 30 basis points to 17.3 pct (Adds details, analyst comment)
PARIS, Feb 12 - L'Oreal on Thursday posted a 4.9 pct rise in fourth-quarter comparable sales that beat market expectations, driven in part by strong demand for its luxury products.
PARIS, Jan 23 - The chief executive of L'Oreal , the world's largest cosmetics group, said he was expecting a good fourth quarter thanks to a strong dollar and lower oil prices as they would boost sales and profit.