WH Smith PLC (SMWH.L)
21 Oct 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£1,254.71|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||118.59|
LONDON, Oct 16 - British books, newspaper and stationery retailer WH Smith posted a 9 percent rise in full-year profit and announced a new 50 million pounds ($80 million) share buyback following a record outcome at its travel division.
LONDON, Oct 16 - British books, newspaper and stationery retailer WH Smith posted a 9 percent rise in full-year profit and announced a 50 million pound share buy back on the back of record profits this year in its travel division.
* Group total sales down 2% with like-for-like (lfl) sales down 3%
* Total group sales in first 14 weeks of second half of financial year were flat with like-for-like sales down 2 percent