Remy Cointreau SA (RCOP.PA)
16 Mar 2018
Fri, Jan 19 2018
* Shares down after CFO warns on bigger forex impact (Recasts with CFO forecasts, analysts comment, shares)
Jan 19 Remy Cointreau CFO Luca Marrotta tells analysts:
PARIS, Jan 18 French spirits group Remy Cointreau said on Friday that like-for-like sales growth slowed to 3.2 percent in the third quarter, as the late timing of the Chinese New Year and a high year-ago comparison basis weighed on its cognac sales. The Chinese New Year, a key moment for consuming and offering premium drinks, starts on Feb.16 this year, delaying its positive impact on sales to Remy Cointreau's fourth quarter.
* Louis XIII cognac/Pharrell Williams pop song tie-up (Adds comments from CEO and fund manager)
Nov 23 Remy Cointreau CEO Valerie Chapoulaud Floquet tells a news conference:
Nov 23 Remy Cointreau CEO Valerie Chapoulaud-Floquet tells a news conference:
PARIS, Nov 23 French spirits group Remy Cointreau posted an 11.8 percent rise in first-half like-for-like current operating profits, helped by robust demand for its premium cognac in China and in the United States.
* Shares down 1.49 pct (Recasts to focus on U.S. emphasis, China trends, outlook, adds shares)