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  • Hennes & Mauritz May Sales Rise

    Monday, June 15, 2015 - 4:40am HNNMY, News, Sales

    Swedish retailer HENNES & MAURITZ AB (OTC: HNNMY) reported a rise in its sales in May. The retailer's sales climbed 10 percent in local currencies in the month, versus a 19 percent growth in May 2014. Including VAT, sales surged 20 percent to SEK53.23 billion in the second quarter, from SEK44...

  • Kingfisher Q1 Sales Rise

    Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 4:12am KGFHY, News, Sales

    Kingfisher plc (ADR) (OTC: KGFHY) posted a gain in its sales for the first quarter. Its like-for-like sales increased 0.8 percent to GBP2.59 billion for the first quarter, while retail profit in constant currencies rose to 150 million pounds ($230 million). Sales in the U.K. and Ireland climbed 1.6...

  • Nestle Q1 Sales Rise

    Friday, April 17, 2015 - 3:54am News, NSRGY, Sales

    Nestle SA Reg Shs. Ser. B Spons (ADR) (OTC: NSRGY) reported a 0.5 percent rise in its sales for the first three months of 2015. Nestle posted sales of 20.92 billion Swiss francs ($21.86 billion) in the quarter, compared to 20.82 billion francs, in the year-ago period. Its organic growth came in at...

  • Unilever Q1 Sales Surge

    Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 5:12am News, Sales, UL

    Unilever plc (ADR) (NYSE: UL) reported a surge in its sales for the first quarter. The company's sales for the quarter climbed 12 percent to EUR12.8 billion ($13.7 billion). Underlying sales rose 2.8 percent in the quarter, versus a 3.6 percent growth in the year-ago period. Underlying sales in...

  • Burberry H2 Same-Store Sales Rise

    Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 4:37am BURBY, News, Sales

    Burberry Group PLC (OTC: BURBY) reported a surge in its same-store sales in the six months ending March 31. The company's comparable sales climbed 9% in the second half. Retail sales for the same period rose 14% to GBP1.06 billion ($1.47 billion). For fiscal 2016, the company projects licensing...

  • Hennes & Mauritz Posts Surge In March Sales

    Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 4:17am HNNMY, News, Sales

    Hennes & Mauritz AB (OTC: HNNMY) reported a rise in its March sales. The company's sales, including VAT, climbed 10% y/y in local currencies in March, versus a 13% growth in the year-ago month. Analysts were expecting a 7.5% rise in March sales. On March 31, 2015, the company had 3,580 stores...

  • Ford China Sales Surge 19% In January

    Friday, February 6, 2015 - 5:29am F, News, Sales

    Sales at Ford Motor Co (NYSE: F) and its Chinese joint ventures gained 19% y/y in January. Ford's China sales climbed to 112,599 vehicles in January, versus a 13% gain in December and a 2% rise in November. Ford shares fell 0.13% to close at $15.85 yesterday.

  • General Motors China Sales Drop 2.4% In January

    Friday, February 6, 2015 - 5:20am GM, News, Sales

    Sales at General Motors Co (NYSE: GM) and its Chinese joint ventures declined 2.4% y/y to 339,781 vehicles in China in January. GM's China sales surged 31.9% y/y in December, while sales gained 5.3% in November. For 2014, GM's sales climbed 12% in China. GM shares rose 1.17% to close at $36.25...

  • Remy Cointreau Posts Drop In Q3 Total Sales, Cognac Sales Rise

    Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 5:38am News, REMYY, Sales

    Remy Cointreau (OTC: REMYY) reported a drop in its sales in the third quarter. The company's sales for the quarter declined to 269.1 million euros ($311.73 million), versus EUR287.6 million. However, organic sales slipped 1% in the quarter, versus a 5.5% drop in the second quarter and a 5.7%...

  • Alstom Posts Rise In Q3 Sales, Reiterates Full-Year Outlook

    Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 5:20am ALSMY, News, Sales

    French company Alstom SA (OTC: ALSMY) reported an 11% gain in its third-quarter sales. Alstom's sales in the quarter climbed to EUR1.50 billion ($1.74 billion), compared to EUR1.35 billion, in the year-ago period. During the quarter, Alstom booked orders worth 1.615 billion euros ($1.87 billion),...