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Amazon.Com Q2 Earnings Per Share $10.30

Friday, 31 Jul 2020

July 30 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc ::AMAZON.COM ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER RESULTS.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $10.30.Q2 SALES $88.9 BILLION VERSUS REFINITIV IBES ESTIMATE OF $81.56 BILLION.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $1.46 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.SEES Q3 SALES $87 BILLION TO $93 BILLION.Q3 GUIDANCE ASSUMES MORE THAN $2.0 BILLION OF COSTS RELATED TO COVID-19.CREATED OVER 175,000 NEW JOBS SINCE MARCH AND ARE IN PROCESS OF BRINGING 125,000 OF THESE EMPLOYEES INTO REGULAR, FULL-TIME POSITIONS.SEES Q3 OPERATING INCOME TO BE BETWEEN $2.0 BILLION AND $5.0 BILLION.QTRLY TOTAL OPERATING EXPENSES $83,069 MILLION VERSUS $60,320 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.QTRLY NORTH AMERICA NET SALES $ 55,436 MILLION VERSUS $38,653 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.QTRLY INTERNATIONAL NET SALES $22,668 MILLION VERSUS $16,370 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.QTRLY AMAZON WEB SERVICES NET SALES $10,808 MILLION VERSUS $8,381 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.Q3 GUIDANCE ANTICIPATES AN UNFAVORABLE IMPACT OF APPROXIMATELY 20 BASIS POINTS FROM FOREIGN EXCHANGE RATES.QTRLY ONLINE STORES SALES $45,896 MILLION VERSUS $31,053 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.EMPLOYEES AT QUARTER-END (FULL-TIME AND PART-TIME; EXCLUDES CONTRACTORS & TEMPORARY PERSONNEL) OF 876,800 VERSUS 840,400 REPORTED IN Q1 2020.QTRLY PHYSICAL STORES SALES $3,774 MILLION VERSUS $4,330 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.QTRLY SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES SALES $6,018 VERSUS $4,676 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.QTRLY WW SHIPPING COSTS $13,652 MILLION VERSUS $8,134 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.

Shanghai Yimin Commercial Plans To Buy Property Assets For 1.4 Bln Yuan

Thursday, 30 Jul 2020

July 30 (Reuters) - Shanghai Yimin Commercial Group Co Ltd <600824.SS>::SAYS IT PLANS TO BUY COMMERCIAL PROPERTY ASSETS FOR 1.4 BILLION YUAN ($199.92 million) VIA CASH, SHARE ISSUE AND CONVERTIBLE BONDS.

Fnac Darty H1 Current Operating Losses At 57.6 Million Euros

Wednesday, 29 Jul 2020

July 29 (Reuters) - Fnac Darty SA ::IS REMAINING CAUTIOUS ABOUT HOW ITS MARKETS WILL PERFORM DURING THE SECOND HALF OF THE YEAR.H1 NET LOSS FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS FOR FISCAL YEAR, GROUP SHARE EUR 76.7 MILLION VERSUS LOSS OF EUR 33.2 MILLION YEAR AGO.H1 REVENUE OF EUR 2,849 MILLION, DOWN 10% ON A LIKE-FOR-LIKE BASIS1 IN AN UNPRECEDENTED HEALTH CRISIS SITUATION.H1 CURRENT OPERATING LOSSES OF EUR 57.6 MILLION, A DECREASE OF €104 MILLION COMPARED TO THE FIRST HALF OF 2019.WE ARE WELL PREPARED TO MEET THE CHALLENGES OF THE MONTHS AHEAD, STARTING WITH THE IMPORTANT BACK TO SCHOOL PERIOD IN SEPTEMBER - CEO.SOLID FINANCIAL POSITION AT THE END OF JUNE 2020.OVER 1 MILLION NEW ONLINE CUSTOMERS GAINED DURING THE LOCKDOWN, WITH MOMENTUM ACCELERATING DURING THE FINAL WEEKS OF THE HALF-YEAR PERIOD.CLOSURE OF ALMOST ALL THE GROUP’S PHYSICAL STORES FROM MARCH 15 TO MAY 10, RESULTING IN LOST REVENUE OF APPROXIMATELY €400 MILLION, EXCLUDING THE CONTRIBUTION FROM NATURE & DÉCOUVERTES.CONTINUED POSITIVE STORE RECOVERY AND SOLID ONLINE SALES PERFORMANCE SINCE MAY 11.H1 GROSS PROFIT MARGIN RATE DOWN 110 BASIS POINTS, IMPACTED BY AN UNFAVORABLE PRODUCT/SERVICE MIX EFFECT DESPITE A POSITIVE CONTRIBUTION FROM THE INTEGRATION OF NATURE & DÉCOUVERTES.GROSS PROFIT FOR THE FIRST HALF OF THE YEAR WAS €844.2 MILLION, DOWN COMPARED TO THE FIRST HALF OF 2019.H1 GROSS MARGIN RATE REMAINED HIGH AT 29.6%, DOWN 110 BASIS POINTS COMPARED TO THE PREVIOUS YEAR.

Parkson Retail Group Announces Acquisition Of Remaining 30% Stake In Means Parkson Credit

Wednesday, 29 Jul 2020

July 29 (Reuters) - PARKSON Retail Group Ltd <3368.HK>::MEANS OROLEON (HONG KONG) TO ACQUIRE REMAINING 30% STAKE IN MEANS PARKSON CREDIT FOR 26 MILLION RGT.

Tokmanni Group Oyj - Q2 Comparable EBIT Amounted To EUR 30.6 Million

Wednesday, 29 Jul 2020

July 29 (Reuters) - Tokmanni Group Corp ::TOKMANNI GROUP CORPORATION HALF-YEAR FINANCIAL REPORT JANUARY-JUNE 2020.Q2 LIKE-FOR-LIKE REVENUE FOR STORES GREW BY 17.5% (5.3%).TOKMANNI FORECASTS STRONG GROWTH IN REVENUE AND LIKE-FOR-LIKE REVENUE IN 2020..Q2 REVENUE EUR 286.0 MILLION VERSUS EUR 239.9 MILLION YEAR AGO.2020 GROUP PROFITABILITY (COMPARABLE EBIT MARGIN) IS EXPECTED TO IMPROVE ON PREVIOUS YEAR..Q2 COMPARABLE EBIT AMOUNTED TO EUR 30.6 MILLION (18.7).OUTLOOK FOR 2020: STRONG GROWTH IN REVENUE AND LIKE-FOR-LIKE REVENUE IN 2020, GROUP PROFITABILITY (COMPARABLE EBIT MARGIN) IS EXPECTED TO IMPROVE ON PREVIOUS YEAR.COMPARABLE GROSS MARGIN FELL IN Q2 DUE TO OUR STRONG SALES PROGRAMME AND UNUSUAL SALES STRUCTURE.TOKMANNI'S OUTLOOK FOR LATTER HALF OF 2020 IS BASED ON ASSUMPTION THAT THERE WILL BE NO SIGNIFICANT DISTURBANCES IN MARKET ENVIRONMENT OF TOKMANNI'S BUSINESS.CHRISTMAS PRODUCTS ARE ALREADY IN PRODUCTION, AND SOME ARE ALREADY BEING SHIPPED TO FINLAND..TOKMANNI'S OPERATIONS ARE PROCEEDING ACCORDING TO ITS STRATEGY.

United Labels H1 Profit Down At EUR 0.4 Million

Tuesday, 28 Jul 2020

July 28 (Reuters) - United Labels AG ::H1 GROUP REVENUE TOTALS EUR 5.6 MILLION (PREV. YEAR: EUR 7.0 MILLION).H1 EBITDA AMOUNTS TO EUR 0.7 MILLION (PREV. YEAR: EUR 1.1 MILLION).H1 ORDER BACKLOG RISES BY 16% TO EUR 8.2 MILLION IN FIRST HALF OF 2020.H1 EBIT TOTALLED EUR 0.6 MILLION (PREV. YEAR: EUR 1.0 MILLION).H1 GROUP PROFIT FOR SIX MONTH STOOD AT EUR 0.4 MILLION (PREV. YEAR: EUR 0.6 MILLION)..CONTINUES TO ANTICIPATE GROWTH IN REVENUE AND EARNINGS FOR CURRENT 2020 FINANCIAL YEAR.IT IS NOT POSSIBLE TO MAKE A MORE PRECISE FORECAST AT PRESENT..

Sichuan Languang's Contract Sales At 38.1 Bln Yuan In H1, Agrees To Sell Pharma Assets

Tuesday, 28 Jul 2020

July 28 (Reuters) - Sichuan Languang Development Co Ltd <600466.SS>:SAYS CONTRACT SALES AT 38.1 BILLION YUAN ($5.44 billion) IN H1.SAYS IT AND UNIT AGREE TO SELL CHENGDU PHARMACEUTICAL FIRM FOR 900 MLN YUAN TO WUHAN HANSHANG GROUP CO LTD <<<600774.SS>>>.

Wuhan Hanshang Plans To Raise Up To 1.29 Bln Yuan In Share Private Placement

Tuesday, 28 Jul 2020

July 28 (Reuters) - Wuhan Hanshang Group Co Ltd <600774.SS>::SAYS IT PLANS TO RAISE UP TO 1.29 BILLION YUAN ($184.23 million) IN SHARE PRIVATE PLACEMENT TO FUND ACQUISITION, REPLENISH CAPITAL.SAYS IT AND UNIT PLAN TO BUY 100% STAKE IN CHENGDU PHARMACEUTICAL FIRM FOR 900 MILLION YUAN.

Woolworths Holdings Says All Conditions Precedent To Sale Of Bourke Street Menswear Store Fulfilled

Monday, 27 Jul 2020

July 27 (Reuters) - Woolworths Holdings Ltd ::ALL CONDITIONS PRECEDENT TO SALE OF BOURKE STREET MENSWEAR STORE HAVE NOW BEEN FULFILLED.DISPOSAL PRICE FOR ASSET WAS AU$121 MILLION; ANTICIPATED THAT DISPOSAL PROCEEDS WILL BE RECEIVED IN EARLY AUGUST 2020.NET DISPOSAL PROCEEDS WILL BE APPLIED TOWARDS REPAYMENT OF DEBT FACILITIES..REPAYMENT OF DEBT FACILITIES KEY FIRST STEP PURSUANT TO GROUP'S STRATEGIC REVIEW OF CAPITAL STRUCTURE OF AUSTRALASIAN ENTITIES.

Lifestyle China Expects HY Profit Attributable To Fall About 50%

Friday, 24 Jul 2020

July 24 (Reuters) - Lifestyle China Group Ltd <2136.HK>::SEES HY PROFIT ATTRIBUTABLE TO RECORD A DECREASE OF APPROXIMATELY 50%.EXPECTED RESULT DUE TO PERVASIVE BUSINESS DISRUPTIONS TO DEPARTMENT STORE & RETAIL BUSINESSES CAUSED BY CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK.EXPECTED RESULT DUE TO DECLINE IN SALES REVENUE AND HENCE PROFIT OF GROUP'S DEPARTMENT STORE OPERATIONS.

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