Signet Jewelers Ltd (SIG.N)
* Q2 earnings per share view $1.45 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S
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BRIEF-Signet Jewelers and its units entered into an amendment and restatement for its existing credit agreement
* Signet Jewelers Ltd says on July 14 , CO and its units entered into an amendment and restatement of their existing credit agreement
* Signet Jewelers Ltd responds to allegations about its business practices, reaffirms its "rigorous product quality practices"
* Signet jewelers ltd qtrly total sales $1.6 billion, up 3.2%