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  • 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),...

  • SABMiller Posts Rise In Q3 Revenue

    Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 5:04am News, Sales, SBMRY

    SABMiller PLC (OTC: SBMRY) reported a gain in its revenue for the third quarter. SABMiller's net producer revenue climbed 4% in the quarter. Lager volumes slipped 1%, while soft drinks volumes climbed 4%. Volumes in China dropped 9% in the quarter, while revenue declined 7%. Sales in North America...

  • Mothercare Q3 Total Sales Slip 2.9%

    Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 6:18am MHCRF, News, Sales

    Mothercare PLC (OTC: MHCRF) reported a 2.9% decline in its total sales for the third quarter. For the 13 weeks ended Jan. 10, reported total group sales slipped 2.9%, while total international sales plus total U.K. sales gained 2.2%. U.K. like-for-like sales climbed 1.1%, while total U.K. sales...

  • Hennes & Mauritz December Sales Up 15%

    Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 6:03am HNNMY, News, Sales

    Hennes & Mauritz AB (OTC: HNNMY) reported a 15% gain in its total sales for December. Analysts were expecting a 13% gain in sales. On Dec. 31, 2014, the total number of stores totaled 3,537, up from 3,176 on the year-earlier date. Hennes & Mauritz is expected to post its full-year figures...

  • Richemont Posts Downbeat Q3 Sales

    Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 5:34am CFRUY, News, Sales

    Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA (OTC: CFRUY) reported weaker-than-expected sales growth for the final quarter of 2014. Richemont's sales growth came in flat in constant currencies in the quarter, versus analysts' expectations for a 1% growth. On a reported basis, sales climbed 3.7% to EUR3.05...

  • Burberry Q3 Comparable Sales Rise 8%

    Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 5:20am BURBY, News, Sales

    Burberry Group PLC (OTC: BURBY) reported an 8% gain in its comparable sales for the third quarter. Analysts were expecting a 7% rise in comparable sales. Retail sales in the quarter climbed 14% to GBP604 million ($939.3 million). However, retail sales surged 15% on an underlying basis. Burberry...

  • Metro Posts Drop In Q1 Sales

    Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - 5:00am MTTRY, News, Sales

    Metro AG(OTC: MTTRY) reported a drop in its sales in the last three months of 2014. Metro's sales in the first quarter declined 2.2% to 18.3 billion euros ($21.65 billion) from 18.7 billion euros, versus analysts' expectations for a 2.8% drop. Like-for-like sales gained 2.1%. Excluding currency...