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SPAR Group Ltd (SPPJ.J)

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22 Feb 2018
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Spar Group Says Sales Rise 7 Pct Over 17-Weeks To Jan. 27
Wednesday, 7 Feb 2018 10:00am EST 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - SPAR GROUP LTD ::‍INCREASED SALES BY 7.0% FROM R31.6 BILLION TO R33.8 BILLION FOR SEVENTEEN (17) WEEK TRADING PERIOD ENDED 27 JANUARY 2018​.FOR 17-WEEK, SALES IN SOUTH AFRICA INCREASED BY 7.9%, WHICH WERE POSITIVELY IMPACTED BY NEWLY ACQUIRED S.BUYS PHARMACEUTICAL BEING RECOGNISED.‍ON A LIKE-FOR-LIKE BASIS FOR 17-WEEKS TRADING PERIOD, SOUTH AFRICAN SALES INCREASED BY 6.4%, REFLECTING CONTINUED WEAK CONSUMER SPEND​.‍IN EURO CURRENCY TERMS, IRISH BUSINESS INCREASED TURNOVER BY 4.7% DURING 17-WEEK PERIOD​.‍COMBINED WITH A SLIGHTLY WEAKENED RAND, IRISH BUSINESS REPORTED SALES GROWTH OF 11.1% FOR 17-WEEK PERIOD​.‍SWISS BUSINESS CONTINUED TO REFLECT NEGATIVE MARKET CONDITIONS AND SALES DECLINED -5.6% IN RAND TERMS FOR 17-WEEK PERIOD​.  Full Article

SPAR Group says Abridged Integrated Annual Report Will Be Posted On Jan 4, 2018
Wednesday, 27 Dec 2017 05:30am EST 

Dec 27 (Reuters) - SPAR Group Ltd ::POSTING OF ABRIDGED INTEGRATED ANNUAL REPORT WAS DELAYED AND SAME WILL ONLY BE POSTED ON THURSDAY, 4 JANUARY 2018..  Full Article

Spar Group says FY diluted HEPS down 6.2 pct to 946.4 cents
Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 12:05am EST 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - SPAR GROUP LTD ::FY ‍REVENUE OF 97.17 BILLION RAND VERSUS 92.23 BILLION RAND YEAR AGO.FY ‍DILUTED HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE OF 946.4 CENTS VERSUS 1,009.4​ CENTS YEAR AGO.‍APPROVED A FINAL DIVIDEND OF 435 CENTS PER SHARE​.  Full Article

S.Africa's Competition Tribunal says Competition Commission recommends approval of Spar Group, Fifth Season Investments 126 merger
Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 11:33am EDT 

Sept 20 (Reuters) - South Africa's Competition Tribunal::S.AFRICA'S COMPETITION COMMISSION RECOMMENDS SPAR GROUP, FIFTH SEASON INVESTMENTS 126 MERGER DEAL BE APPROVED WITHOUT CONDITIONS.  Full Article

Spar Group says interim HEPS down 0.9 pct to 475.5 cents
Wednesday, 31 May 2017 01:05am EDT 

May 31 (Reuters) - The Spar Group Limited ::Spar group ltd - ‍interim dividend declared 240 cents per share​.Turnover for six months to march 31 up 12.6 pct.Spar group ltd - ‍hy headline earnings per share declined marginally by 0.9 pct to 475.5 cents​.Hy profit before tax was up 7.8 pct to r1.2 billion (2016: r1.1 billion).Hy reported turnover of spar group was up 12.6 pct to r47.4 billion.Spar group ltd - ‍bwg group's economic growth outlook is cautious, largely influenced by brexit uncertainties​.Hy group's gross margin increased to 9.6 pct (2016: 8.7 pct).‍In South Africa, "tough trading environment is likely to persist for balance of year, particularly with political uncertainty".  Full Article

Spar Group 13-week sales rise 16.9 pct
Tuesday, 7 Feb 2017 09:30am EST 

The Spar Group Ltd : Trading update: 13 weeks to Dec. 31, 2016 . Increased sales by 16.9 pct from R21.9 billion to R25.6 billion for 13-week trading quarter ended Dec. 31, 2016 . Group sales in South Africa increased by 5.8 pct, which were adversely impacted by a slow-down in building materials business .SPAR retail sales grew by 6.1 pct with sales in comparable stores up by 5.2 pct.  Full Article

Spar Group says 2009's BBBEE deal matured Aug. 19
Wednesday, 24 Aug 2016 04:00am EDT 

SPAR Group Ltd : The unwind of SPAR’s 2009 black economic empowerment transaction . BBBEE transaction matured on August 19 2016 . Trusts have sold approximately 7.4 mln SPAR ordinary shares, on behalf of those beneficiaries who elected to sell their SPAR ordinary shares for cash .BBBEE transaction realised gross value of c.1.5 bln rand for approximately 16,000 participants.  Full Article

Spar Group first-half HEPS rises 5.4 pct
Wednesday, 18 May 2016 01:06am EDT 

Spar Group Ltd : Turnover up 16.7 pct in the six months ended March 31 . Reported turnover of spar group rose 16.7 pct to R42.1 billion (H1 2015: R36.0 billion) . Headline earnings per share rose 5.4 pct to 480.0 cents (H1 2015: 455.5 cents) . Normalised headline earnings per share up 17.2 pct over six months period . Interim dividend of 255 cents per share .Agreed to acquire remaining 20 pct shareholding in BWG Group from minorities at specified future dates and in accordance with a determined valuation model.  Full Article

BRIEF-Spar Group Says Sales Rise 7 Pct Over 17-Weeks To Jan. 27

* ‍INCREASED SALES BY 7.0% FROM R31.6 BILLION TO R33.8 BILLION FOR SEVENTEEN (17) WEEK TRADING PERIOD ENDED 27 JANUARY 2018​