April 28 (Reuters) - Aaron's Inc :Aaron's Inc reports first quarter 2017 results.Q1 earnings per share view $0.66, revenue view $834.2 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q1 earnings per share $0.74.Q1 revenue $844.6 million versus $854.4 million.Q1 non-GAAP earnings per share $0.80.Same store revenues (revenues earned in company-operated stores open for entirety of both quarters) decreased 9.3% during Q1 of 2017.Identified approximately 70 additional stores to be closed in Q2 of 2017.Says outlook company issued on February 17, 2017 remains unchanged.Continues to expect it will incur aggregate pre-tax charge of about $13 million in 2017 with respect to stores identified for closure.FY2017 earnings per share view $2.30, revenue view $3.20 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
April 28 (Reuters) - Laox Co Ltd <8202.T>: :* Announces the merger of its wholly owned units, MODE ET JACOMO CO LTD and another Tokyo based unit, which is engaged in the shoe manufacturing, processing and sales.* Says MODE ET JACOMO will be the surviving company, and the other Tokyo-based unit will be dissolved .* Effective date July 1.
Telling Telecommunication Holding Co Ltd <000829.SZ> : Sees Q1 FY 2017 net profit to be 3 million yuan to 7 million yuan . Says Q1 FY 2016 net profit was 9.2 million yuan .Says restructuring charges as main reason for the forecast.
Gamestop Corp : Gamestop reports sales and earnings for fiscal 2016 and provides 2017 outlook . Reports FY 2016 collectibles business revenue up 59.5 percent . Reports FY 2016 collectibles business revenue $494.1 million . Qtrly total global sales decreased 13.6% to $3.05 billion, while consolidated comparable store sales declined 16.3% . Q4 adjusted earnings per share $2.38 . Q4 GAAP earnings per share $2.04 . Q4 earnings per share view $2.28 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees FY 2017 total sales in range of down 2.0% to up 2.0% . Sees 2017 capital expenditures $110.0 million to $120.0 million . Sees 2017 earnings per share $3.10 to $3.40 . FY2017 earnings per share view $3.69, revenue view $8.64 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees 2017 comparable store sales (excludes tech brands stores) down 5.0 percent to flat .In 2017 company also anticipates that it will close between 2% to 3% of its global store footprint.
Casino Chairman and CEO Jean-Charles Naouri and CFO Antoine Giscard d'Estaing tell a news conference: CEO says expects good comercial trend at Brazil's retailer GPA in 2017 along Q4 2016 trend . CFO says group EBIT growth guidance for 2017 is "cautious" . CEO says group has not yet decided what it will do with the cash raised from Via Varejo unit sale . CFO eyes 2017 capex of a lttle under 1 billion euros . CEO says cash from Via Varejo consumer electronics unit sale could be used to reduce financial expenses or to accelerate Assai cash & Carry stores expansion in Brazil . CFO says goal remains for French geant hypermarkets to break even in 2017 . CEO says group has no plans to launch cash & carry stores in France .CEO says first four weeks of 2017 sho business trends in France close to those of Q4 2016.
International Engineering Pcl : "contamination in weather released from the GIDEC plant is within limit as permitted by law" . Songkhla Industrial Office under ministry of industry allows gidec to operate plant as usual with effective from feb 2 .refers to letter dated 25 nov 2016 from songkhla industrial office to GIDEC with order to stop operation of incinerator.
Bic Camera <3048.T>: Says its wholly owned subsidiary RANET Co.,Ltd. merged with another its Tokyo-based mobile communication equipment selling wholly owned subsidiary on Nov. 1 .Says RANET Co.,Ltd. is remained after merger.
Almacenes Exito SA :Said on Tuesday, in relation to media reports, Casino said has no intention to delist or restructure its public companies in Latin America, including Grupo Exito, CBD and Via Varejo , except for ongoing project involving e-commerce activities of Cnova and Via Varejo announced May 11.
Best Buy Reports Better : Qtrly enterprise revenue $8,443 million versus $8,558 million last year . Qtrly domestic segment comparable sales essentially flat . For q2 fy17, our guidance is enterprise revenue in range of $8.35 billion to $8.45 billion . For q2 fy17, our guidance is enterprise and domestic comparable sales of approximately flat . Qtrly enterprise comparable sales fell 0.1 percent . Not raising full year outlook as q1 represents less than 15% of full year earnings . Expecting an approximate $0.03 net negative impact on q2 adjusted earnings per share from lapping of periodic profit sharing benefit from services plan portfolio . Expecting an approximate $0.06 negative impact from carryover of last september's services pricing investment on q2 adjusted earnings per share . Reaffirming previously provided full year financial outlook . Expecting slight declines in revenue in first half followed by growth in back half . In digital imaging, we are now expecting an approximate $0.03 to $0.04 negative impact for q2 due to april 2016 earthquake in japan . During q1 fy17, company made decisions to cease certain operations and restructure certain teams . As such, restructuring charges of $29 million were recorded primarily relating to asset impairments and severance in q1 . In q1 fy16, restructuring charges of $186 million were recorded primarily in relation to canadian brand consolidation . Than-Expected first quarter results.