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Lewis Group Ltd (LEWJ.J)

LEWJ.J on Johannesburg Stock Exchange

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14 Aug 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Lewis Group Says FY HEPS Down 24.3 Pct To 302.6 Cents
Wednesday, 23 May 2018 01:05am EDT 

May 23 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd ::FY HEPS DOWN 24.3% TO 302.6 CENTS.A FINAL GROSS CASH DIVIDEND OF 100 CENTS PER SHARE IN RESPECT OF YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2018.MANAGEMENT EXPECTS SALES MOMENTUM TO CONTINUE INTO NEW FINANCIAL YEAR..FY COMPARABLE STORE SALES GREW BY 10.1%.FY MERCHANDISE SALES INCREASED BY 9.9% OVER PRIOR YEAR.FY MERCHANDISE SALES UP 9.9% TO R2.9 BILLION.FY REVENUE 5.55 BILLION RAND VERSUS 5.59 BILLION RAND.  Full Article

Lewis Group Sees FY HEPS Between 22% To 28% Lower
Friday, 18 May 2018 10:00am EDT 

May 18 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd ::SEES FY HEPS BETWEEN 288.1 CPS - 312.1 CPS, 22% TO 28% LOWER.  Full Article

Lewis Group Says ‍David Woollam Withdraws Appeal From Supreme Court Of Appeal​
Wednesday, 31 Jan 2018 12:05am EST 

Jan 31 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd ::‍DAVID FARRING WOOLLAM HAS WITHDRAWN HIS APPEAL BEFORE SUPREME COURT OF APPEAL IN RELATION TO HIS FIRST DEMAND IN TERMS OF SECTION 165(2) OF COMPANIES ACT​.  Full Article

Lewis Group Granted Approval For Acquisition Of United Furniture Outlets
Wednesday, 17 Jan 2018 12:05am EST 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd ::‍COMPETITION AUTHORITIES YESTERDAY GRANTED APPROVAL FOR ACQUISITION OF UNITED FURNITURE OUTLETS PROPRIETARY LIMITED​.‍ACQUISITION WILL BE ACCOUNTED FOR BY LEWIS WITH EFFECT FROM 1 FEBRUARY 2018​.‍ALL CONDITIONS PRECEDENT TO ACQUISITION HAVE NOW BEEN MET AND ACQUISITION IS ACCORDINGLY UNCONDITIONAL​.  Full Article

Lewis Group Says Board Has Elected Hilton Saven As Chairman
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 10:15am EST 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd ::LEWIS GROUP LTD - ‍ BOARD HAS ELECTED HILTON SAVEN TO SUCCEED DAVID NUREK AS CHAIRMAN EFFECTIVE 30 NOVEMBER 2017​.  Full Article

Lewis Group hy ‍headline earnings per share falls 15.8 pct
Monday, 13 Nov 2017 12:05am EST 

Nov 13 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd :HY ‍HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE 15.8% LOWER​.‍INTERIM DIVIDEND MAINTAINED AT 100 CENTS PER SHARE​.SAYS HY ‍REVENUE WAS 3.2% LOWER AS OTHER REVENUE DECLINED BY 9.8%​.HY ‍HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE 15.8% LOWER AT 163.9 CENTS​.‍HY NET ASSET VALUE PER SHARE INCREASED FROM 6 040 CENTS TO 6 315 CENTS​.‍TRADING ENVIRONMENT IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN CHALLENGING FOR REST OF FINANCIAL YEAR​.  Full Article

Lewis Group sees HY HEPS 12-18 pct lower​​
Friday, 27 Oct 2017 01:10am EDT 

Oct 27 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd :‍HY REVENUE DECLINED BY 3.2%​.HY GROSS PROFIT MARGIN STRENGTHENED BY 40 BASIS POINTS TO 40.9% AND IS IN LINE WITH MANAGEMENT EXPECTATION​.SEES HY ‍HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE 159.7 CPS - 171.4 CPS, 12% TO 18% LOWER​.  Full Article

Lewis acquires cash furniture retailer​ United Furniture Outlets
Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 02:22am EDT 

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd :‍ACQUISITION OF CASH FURNITURE RETAILER​ UNITED FURNITURE OUTLETS LTD.‍ACQUISITION CONSIDERATION IS CASH AMOUNT OF R320 MILLION.  Full Article

Lewis Group names Jacques Bestbier as CFO designate
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 01:10am EDT 

May 24 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd ::Appointment of Jacques Bestbier as chief financial officer designate with effect from 1 June 2017.Bestbier will succeed Les Davies.  Full Article

Lewis Group reports FY HEPS of 400.1 cents
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 01:05am EDT 

May 24 (Reuters) - Lewis Group Ltd ::FY headline earnings declined from 552 million rand to 355 million rand with headline earnings per share 35.6 pct lower at 400.1 cents.FY like-for-like merchandise sales declined by 9 pct."Trading conditions continued to deteriorate during year as economic growth slowed".FY revenue at 5.6 billion rand was 3.3 pct down on previous year owing to a 4.3 pct decline in other revenue.  Full Article