Halfords Group PLC (HFD.L)
9 Dec 2016
LONDON, Nov 10 British bicycles to car parts retailer Halfords said the fall in the pound following Britain's vote to leave the European Union would remain a major challenge after it reported a 12 percent drop in first-half profit.
LONDON, Nov 10 British bicycles to car parts retailer Halfords reported a 12 percent fall in first half profit, with margins dented by a weaker pound in the wake of the Brexit vote, more promotional activity and increased investment.
Sept 6 Halfords Group Plc reported strong cycling sales over the peak summer period helped by Britain's success in the Rio Olympics, deeper promotions and good weather.
Sept 6 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 6 points, or 0.1 percent, on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.10 percent ahead of the cash market open.
Sept 6 Halfords Group Plc on Tuesday reported strong sales in its cycling business during late July and August, helped by new ranges and deeper promotion.
* Shares down 1.8 pct, down 39 pct year-on-year (Recasts with CEO, analyst comment, shares)
LONDON, July 14 British bicycles to car parts retailer Halfords could face a bigger hit to profit from sterling's depreciation against the dollar than previously indicated due to the currency impact of Britons' vote to leave the EU, it said on Thursday.
* Group revenue +2.1%, with retail +1.5% and autocentres +5.9%