Carrefour SA (CARR.PA)
18 Jan 2018
PARIS, Jan 18 Carrefour shares rose on Thursday, with traders saying that stronger-than-expected fourth quarter sales from the French supermarket retailer had helped to offset the negative impact of a new profit forecast cut from Carrefour.
* Q4 sales 23.33 bln euros, slightly above forecasts (Adds CFO comments to analysts)
PARIS, Jan 17 Carrefour on Wednesday lowered its 2017 operating profit forecast for the second time in six months amid slowing full year sales, as its new boss prepares to unveil a revival plan for the world's second-largest retailer next week.
* French unions fear job cuts, FO calls for Feb. 8 action day (Adds detail, background)
PARIS, Jan 12 Shares in Carrefour rose on Friday after Europe's largest supermarket retailer agreed to buy 17 percent of online fashion retailer Showroomprive.com for 79 million euros ($95 million), from Steinhoff-owned furniture chain Conforama.
PARIS French retailer Carrefour has agreed to acquire a 17 percent stake in online fashion retailer Showroomprive.com for 79 million euros from furniture chain Conforama.
* CARREFOUR ANNOUNCES A STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH SHOWROOMPRIVÉ AND ACQUIRES A C.17% STAKE IN THE COMPANY
PARIS, Jan 11 French retailer Carrefour has agreed to acquire a 17 percent stake in online fashion retailer Showroomprive.com for 79 million euros from furniture chain Conforama.
TUNIS, Jan 9 Tunisian police on Tuesday fired tear gas on protestors in the capital who were storming a Carrefour supermarket in an anti-government protest, a witness said.
PARIS, Dec 21 French retailer Carrefour on Thursday denied a media report it had mandated three banks to sell its businesses in China, Argentina and Poland as part of its turnaround plan.