Fast Retailing Co Ltd (9983.T)
23 Apr 2018
Wed, Apr 18 2018
TOKYO, April 18 Japan's Nikkei share average raced to a seven-week high on Wednesday morning as risk sentiment recovered after Wall Street rose overnight on earnings hopes, lifting shares across the board.
* Strong growth at Uniqlo abroad and at home (Adds executive comments)
TOKYO, Jan 17 Japan's Fast Retailing Co said on Wednesday it planned to launch its Uniqlo clothing brand in Sweden with a first store opening in Stockholm this fall, in a move that would challenge rival H&M in its home market.
TOKYO, Jan 12 Japan's Nikkei share average edged lower on Friday as weakness in exporters weighed on the index, but strong gains in index-heavy Fast Retailing on record quarterly profit limited the losses.
HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) - Fast Retailing is heating up. First-quarter figures offer fresh confirmation of the turnaround at the Japanese retailer behind Uniqlo - and show all those reasonably priced puffer jackets and light weight sweaters have generated a cash pile that now exceeds $7 billion. If Fast Retailing does not share more of the wealth, troublemakers could emerge, however.
TOKYO, Jan 12 Japan's Nikkei share average was nearly flat on Friday morning, with weakness in exporters countered by strong gains in index-heavy Fast Retailing after the clothing company posted record quarterly profit.
* Seven & i, Fast Retailing look overseas for growth (Recasts with sales figures, adds Seven & i Holdings results)
* MARIMEKKO AND UNIQLO ANNOUNCE COLLABORATION FOR SPECIAL EDITION COLLECTION – THE UNIQUE COLLECTION INVITES YOU TO DISCOVER THE JOY OF BEING BOLD Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
TOKYO, Jan 9 Japan's Nikkei share average hit a 26-year high on Tuesday, helped by gains on Wall Street during a Japanese holiday, while index heavyweight Fast Retailing soared on strong December sales.
TOKYO, Jan 9 Japan's Nikkei share average hit a 26-year high on Tuesday, helped by gains on Wall Street during a Japanese holiday and as a weaker yen lifted investors' appetite for risk.