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Mr Price Group Ltd (MRPJ.J)

MRPJ.J on Johannesburg Stock Exchange

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

Mr Price Says JPMorgan Has Decreased Stake In Company
Wednesday, 14 Nov 2018 08:00am EST 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Ltd ::MR PRICE GROUP LTD - RECEIVED FORMAL NOTIFICATION THAT JPMORGAN CHASE & CO HAS DECREASED ITS HOLDING IN COMPANY.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - JPMORGAN CHASE & CO'D TOTAL INTEREST NOW AMOUNTS TO 4.69% OF ORDINARY ISSUED SHARES OF COMPANY.  Full Article

Mr Price Group says HY diluted HEPS up 23.6 pct to 434.1 cents​
Monday, 20 Nov 2017 12:05am EST 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - MR PRICE GROUP LTD ::SAYS INCREASE IN HY DILUTED HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE OF 23.6% TO 434.1 CENTS AND INTERIM DIVIDEND PER SHARE OF 22.3% TO 279.0 CENTS​.HY ‍TOTAL REVENUE ROSE 6.7% TO R9.8BN AS TOTAL RETAIL SALES OF R9.1BN INCREASED 6.4% AND FINANCE AND OTHER INCOME INCREASED BY 11.2% TO R643.3M​.‍HY SALES IN COMPARABLE STORES WERE UP 4.6%​.  Full Article

Mr Price Group sees HY ‍diluted HEPS of 421.4 - 439.0 cents
Tuesday, 7 Nov 2017 12:05am EST 

Nov 7 (Reuters) - MR PRICE GROUP LTD ::SEES HY ‍DILUTED HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE IN THE RANGE OF 421.4 - 439.0 CENTS VERSUS 351.2 CENTS YEAR AGO.  Full Article

Mr Price says in first four months of FY2018 retail sales up 6.2 pct
Friday, 1 Sep 2017 01:10am EDT 

Sept 1 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Ltd :FIRST FOUR MONTHS OF FINANCIAL YEAR ENDING 31 MARCH 2018, RETAIL SALES GREW BY 6.2% TO R6.5BN.RETAIL SALES FOR THREE-WEEK PERIOD FROM 6 TO AUGUST 26, WERE UP 6.8% AND COMPARABLE STORE SALES 4.8%.  Full Article

Mr Price Group Limited says full-year revenue up 0.7 pct
Tuesday, 30 May 2017 01:05am EDT 

May 30 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Limited ::Fy diluted headline earnings per share of 887.9 cents represents a decrease of 10.4 pct on previous year.Fy total revenue increased 0.7 pct to r19.8bn.Fy merchandise gross profit margin decreased 1.3 pct to 40.6 pct.Fy free cash flow increased 131 pct to r1.8bn.Final dividend of 438.8c per share up 4.7 pct.Annual dividend per share has been maintained at 667c.  Full Article

Mr Price Group says Q3 total retail sales down 0.5 percent
Tuesday, 17 Jan 2017 12:05am EST 

Mr Price Group Limited : During q3, on a statutory reporting basis, group recorded growth in retail sales and other income of 0.4 pct to 6.4 bn rand over corresponding period in prior year . Total retail sales of 6.1 bn rand (including franchise) were 0.5 pct lower (comparable stores -2.9 pct) than corresponding period . Cash sales, which constitute 83.2 pct of total sales, decreased by 0.5 pct. . As anticipated, difficult trading environment referred to at previous reporting periods, has extended into h2 . Poor economic growth, low levels of consumer confidence and higher selling prices driven by a weak and volatile exchange rate has resulted in a very competitive retail environment . Retail selling price inflation for period was 10.8 pct. . Looking ahead, any improvement in economic growth and consumer health is likely to be gradual. . Group is hopeful that a more settled economic environment will aid planning and result in lower merchandise input costs .Early positive signs of focused effort, particularly on mrp apparel and miladys merchandise and credit sales are encouraging.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-South Africa's Mr Price H1 earnings rise 12 percent, shares up

JOHANNESBURG, Nov 22 Higher apparel and homeware sales buoyed South African clothing retailer Mr Price Group Ltd's half-year earnings by 11.6 percent, sending its shares 5 percent higher.