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NY Attorney General announces $18.5 mln multi-state settlement with Target over 2013 Data Breach

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 11:55am EDT

May 23 (Reuters) - New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman: :Says 47 states and the District of Columbia have reached a $18.5 million settlement with Target Corp.Says settlement with Target Corp to resolve states' investigation into co's 2013 data breach.Says settlement requires Target to develop, implement, maintain a comprehensive information security program.Says settlement requires Target to employ executive/officer responsible for executing plan regarding information security program.Says Target is also required to hire an independent third-party to conduct a comprehensive security assessment.Says agreement with Target also requires co to segment its cardholder data from rest of its computer network.Agreement requires Target to take steps including implementing password rotation policies, two-factor authentication for some accounts.

Target says Q1 same store sales fell 1.3 percent

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 06:30am EDT

May 17 (Reuters) - Target Corp :Q1 same store sales fell 1.3 percent.Q1 GAAP earnings per share $1.22 from continuing operations.Target corp - qtrly sales $ 16,017 million versus $16,196 million.Qtrly comparable digital channel sales increased 22 percent.Target Corp says Q1 comparable sales decreased 1.3 percent.Target Corp says qtrly adjusted EPS was $1.21.Q1 earnings per share view $0.91, revenue view $15.62 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Target Corp says for full-year 2017, company continues to expect a low single digit decline in comparable sales.Target - in Q2 2017, expects a low single digit decline in comparable sales, and both GAAP EPS from continuing operations and adjusted EPS of $0.95 to $1.15.Says "after starting quarter with very soft trends, we saw improvement later in quarter, particularly in March".Q2 earnings per share view $1.00 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Target Corp says better-than-expected Q1 performance increases probability that co will finish year above midpoint of its prior gaap guidance.

Chairman Mustafa Latif Topbas transfers 14.78 pct stake in BIM to Merkez Bereket Gida-KAP

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 09:21am EDT

May 16 (Reuters) - PUBLIC DIsCLOSURE PLATFORM (KAP)::CHAIRMAN MUSTAFA LATIF TOPBAS TRANSFERS HIS 14.78 PCT DIRECT STAKE IN BIM <<>> TO MERKEZ BEREKET GIDA AT 61.0 LIRA PER SHARE-KAP.THERE IS NO CHANGE IN MANAGEMENT AND CONTROL OF BIM AFTER THE TRANSACTION-KAP.MERKEZ BEREKET GIDA IS CONTROLLED BY BIM CHAIRMAN MUSTAFA LATIF TOPBAS - KAP.

TJX Q1 earnings per share $0.82

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 08:35am EDT

May 16 (Reuters) - TJX Companies Inc ::Q1 earnings per share $0.82.Q1 sales rose 3 percent to $7.8 billion.Qtrly net sales increased 3 pct to $7.8 billion, over last year’s 10 pct increase.Q1 earnings per share view $0.79, revenue view $7.88 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q1 same store sales rose 1 percent.TJX Companies Inc - total inventories as of april 29, 2017, were $3.7 billion, compared with $3.9 billion at the end of the first quarter last year.TJX Companies Inc - movement in foreign currency exchange rates had a two percentage point negative impact on consolidated net sales growth in q1.TJX Companies Inc says for the second quarter of fiscal 2018, the company expects diluted earnings per share to be in the range of $0.81 to $0.83.TJX Companies maintains full year fiscal 2018 outlook.TJX Companies says for second quarter of fiscal 2018, expects consolidated comparable store sales growth of 1 pct to 2 pct.Q2 earnings per share view $0.92 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Fy2018 earnings per share view $3.91, revenue view $35.63 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.TJX Companies says continues to expect to repurchase approximately $1.3 billion to $1.8 billion of TJX stock in fiscal 2018.TJX Companies says expect foreign currency and transactional foreign exchange will negatively impact eps growth by 4 pct in q2.

Greenlight Capital takes share stake in Perrigo, cuts share stake in Time Warner

Monday, 15 May 2017 05:59pm EDT

May 15 (Reuters) - Greenlight Capital::Takes share stake of 1.7 million shares in Perrigo Co Plc - SEC filing.Cuts share stake in Time Warner Inc by 37.8 percent to 2.1 million shares.Ups share stake in Fred's Inc by 45.4 percent to 2.2 million class A shares.Change in holdings are as of March 31, 2017 and compared with the previous quarter ended as of Dec. 31, 2016.

Vipshop Holdings Q1 revenue RMB 15.95 billion

Monday, 15 May 2017 04:05pm EDT

May 15 (Reuters) - Vipshop Holdings Ltd :Vipshop reports unaudited first quarter 2017 financial results.Q1 revenue RMB 15.95 billion versus I/B/E/S view RMB 15.6 billion.Sees Q2 2017 revenue RMB 17 billion to RMB 17.5 billion.Vipshop Holdings Ltd - number of active customers for Q1 of 2017 increased by 32% to 26.0 million from 19.7 million in prior year period.Board of directors authorized company to explore a proposed spin-off of internet finance business.Qtrly net income attributable to shareholders per ADS $0.13.Qtrly non-GAAP net income attributable to shareholders per ADS $0.19.

Big C Supercenter Pcl says q1 net profit 1.57 billion baht

Friday, 12 May 2017 11:16am EDT

May 12 (Reuters) - Big C Supercenter Pcl :Q1 net profit 1.57 billion baht versus 1.51 billion baht.Qtrly total revenues 27.99 billion baht, down 14.9%.

Big C Supercenter updates on bomb incident in Pattani province

Friday, 12 May 2017 10:47am EDT

May 12 (Reuters) - Big C Supercenter Pcl :Refers to the car incident outside of big c pattani branch on 9 May 2017..the incident has caused partial damages to properties of a subsidiary of the company.Damages do not affect the building structure of big c Pattani branch and the branch will be reopened again on 16 May 2017.Damages shall be covered by an insurance policy and shall not affect the financial status of a subsidiary company.Clarification regarding bomb incident in Pattani province.

Siam Makro reports qtrly net profit of 1.62 bln baht

Wednesday, 10 May 2017 09:22pm EDT

May 11 (Reuters) - Siam Makro Pcl :Qtrly net profit 1.62 billion baht versus 1.25 billion baht.Says qtrly consol total sales 45,514 million baht, up 9.3 percent from the same period of last year.

Bim Birlesik Magazalar reports Q1 net profit of 197.9 million lira

Monday, 8 May 2017 11:44am EDT

May 8 (Reuters) - BIM BIRLESIK MAGAZALAR AS :Q1 NET PROFIT OF 197.9 MILLION LIRA ($55.35 MILLION) VERSUS 162.0 MILLION LIRA YEAR AGO.Q1 REVENUE OF 5.71 BILLION LIRA VERSUS 4.81 BILLION LIRA YEAR AGO.

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