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Marks and Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L)

MKS.L on London Stock Exchange

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

M&S CEO says Q1 clothing sales fall "what I expected to see"
Thursday, 7 Jul 2016 03:06am EDT 

Marks & Spencer : CEO says Q1 clothing numbers "what I expected to see" . CFO says firm about 90 percent hedged for current year . CEO says about 5 percent of Q1 clothing like-for-like sales fall due to timing changes of sale, less promotions . CEO says "very encouraged" by volume increases in clothing lines where prices cut . Shares up 1.6 percent as firm maintains FY guidance despite worse than expected Q1 clothing sales fall Further company coverage: (London Newsroom) ((UK.online@Reuters.com; +44 (0)20 7542 7717;)).  Full Article

M&S CEO says won't put timeframe on recovery of clothing business
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 03:37am EDT 

Marks & Spencer : CEO Steve Rowe says expects analysts' consensus profit forecasts for current, next year to come down . CEO says won't put timeframe on recovery of clothing and home business . Says review of costs to focus on "simplifying processes" . CEO says UK clothing market "very difficult at the moment" Further company coverage: (London Newsroom) ((UK.online@Reuters.com; +44 (0)20 7542 7717;)).  Full Article

Marks and Spencer Group Plc recalls Twist & Turn Rattle - Datamonitor
Sunday, 20 Sep 2015 08:00pm EDT 

Marks and Spencer Group Plc:Marks & Spencer Group PLC has recalled Twist & Turn Rattle due to manufacturing fault - Datamonitor.Whilst no injuries have been reported, due to the manufacturing fault there is a possibility that the balls contained inside could be released, presenting a potential hazard.As the safety of customers is the top priority, M&S is issuing a product recall notice for the small number (c.400) sold.  Full Article

Marks and Spencer Group proposes final dividend
Wednesday, 20 May 2015 02:01am EDT 

Marks and Spencer Group PLC:Proposes a final dividend in respect of the year ended March 28 of 11.6 pence per share.Payable on July 10 to shareholders on the register of members as at close of business on May 29.  Full Article

Marks and Spencer Group PLC approves interim dividend
Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 02:00am EST 

Marks and Spencer Group PLC:Approves an interim dividend of 6.4 pence per share which, in line with the requirements of IAS 10 - 'Events after the Reporting Period', has not been recognised within these results.This results in an interim dividend of 104.7 mln pounds (last half year 100.0 mln pounds) which will be paid on Jan. 9, 2015 to shareholders whose names are on the register of members at the close of business on Nov. 14.The ordinary shares will be quoted ex dividend on Nov.13.Shareholders may choose to take this dividend in shares or in cash.  Full Article

New M&S boss tells investors recovery plan is different this time

LONDON, July 12 The new boss of Marks & Spencer appealed to the British retailer's army of private shareholders to back his attempt to revive its clothing business, but some attendees at Tuesday's annual investor meeting remained fearful of another false dawn.