Surteco SE : FY sales 639.8 million euros ($688.49 million) versus 638.4 million euros year ago . FY EBT also increased by 31 percent to 35.0 million euros . Renewed increase in earnings expected in 2017 .Anticipating modest increases in sales for group from first-time full consolidation of Nenplas Group in business year 2017.
Markor International Home Furnishings Co Ltd <600337.SS> : Says it will provide loan guarantee of 200 million yuan for controlling shareholder Markor Investment Group, which is engaged in high-tech development and project investment business .Loan guarantee is with a term of 3 years.
Howden Joinery Group Plc : FY pretax profit 237 million stg versus 219.6 million stg year ago . FY revenue 1.307 billion stg versus 1.22 billion stg year ago . Final dividend 7.4 pence per share . Total dividend 10.7 pence per share . Says up to £80m expected to be returned to shareholders, through a share repurchase programme . Says looking at 2017, softer trading conditions seen in UK in second half of 2016 have continued into early part of this year . Says planning to open around 30 new depots in UK .Says outlook for business for 2017 remains unchanged.