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Astral Foods Ltd (ARLJ.J)

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Astral Foods Says Impact On Profits Is At Least R85 Mln From Water Supply Issue
Tuesday, 28 May 2019 

May 28 (Reuters) - Astral Foods Ltd ::WATER SUPPLY ISSUE IS RESULTING IN SIGNIFICANT COST IMPLICATIONS FOR GROUP.TOTAL CALCULATED IMPACT ON PROFITS IS CURRENTLY AT LEAST R85 MILLION FROM WATER SUPPLY ISSUE.NOT IN A POSITION TO PROVIDE AN ESTIMATE OF IMPACT ON PROFITS OF SHORT SUPPLY OF WATER BEYOND R85 MILLION.SEEKING ALTERNATIVE WATER SUPPLY SOLUTIONS IN ATTEMPT TO MITIGATE FURTHER COST IMPACTS UNDER ONGOING WATER SUPPLY INTERRUPTIONS.POSSIBLE AVENUES BEING EXPLORED WHICH INCLUDES CONTINUED LEGAL ACTION TO SECURE WATER SUPPLY THROUGH MUNICIPAL INFRASTRUCTURE.  Full Article

Astral Foods Posts HY Basic Headline Earnings Per Share Of 9.49 Rand
Monday, 13 May 2019 

May 13 (Reuters) - Astral Foods Ltd ::UNAUDITED INTERIM RESULTS FOR THE SIX MONTHS ENDED 31 MARCH 2019.HY HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE DOWN 52%.HY REVENUE UP 3%.INTERIM DIVIDEND R4.75 PER SHARE.HY REVENUE 6.78 BILLION RAND VERSUS 6.60 BILLION RAND.HY HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE BASIC 9.49 RAND VERSUS 19.59 RAND.TRADITIONALLY SLOWER TRADING CONDITIONS FOR H2 OF ASTRAL'S FINANCIAL YEAR, EXACERBATED BY CONTINUED HIGH LEVELS OF UNEMPLOYMENT.  Full Article

Astral Foods FY HEPS Of 3708 Cents
Monday, 19 Nov 2018 

Nov 19 (Reuters) - Astral Foods Ltd ::FY EXTERNAL REVENUE FOR GROUP INCREASED BY 4.5% TO R13.0 BILLION (2017: R12.4 BILLION).FINAL DIVIDEND OF 1 050 CENTS PER SHARE WHICH BROUGHT TOTAL DIVIDEND TO BE PAID TO 2 050 CENTS PER SHARE OUT OF F2018 EARNINGS.FY HEADLINE EPS 3708 CENTS.WEAKER DEMAND FOR POULTRY THROUGH WINTER TRADING PERIOD, HIGHER PRODUCTION RESULTED IN ABOVE AVERAGE POULTRY STOCK LEVELS AT YEAR END.POULTRY IMPORTS INTO COUNTRY CONTINUED UNABATED.IMPORTS FROM EU REDUCED CONSIDERABLY DUE TO OUTBREAK OF HIGHLY PATHOGENIC BIRD FLU IN EXPORTING COUNTRIES.ONGOING RISK OF BIRD FLU CONTINUOUSLY MONITORED, PREVENTION STRATEGIES IN PLACE TO MANAGE THIS THREAT BUT AT EXTRA ASSOCIATED COSTS.  Full Article

Astral Foods Sees FY HEPS Between 3,608 And 3,798 CENTS
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Astral Foods Ltd ::JSE: ARL - TRADING STATEMENT.ASTRAL FOODS - FY HEPS WILL REFLECT AN INCREASE OF BETWEEN 90% (1 709 CENTS PER SHARE) AND 100% (1 899 CENTS PER SHARE).ASTRAL FOODS LTD -FY HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE IS EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 3 608 AND 3 798 CENTS PER SHARE.ASTRAL FOODS LTD - FY EARNINGS PER SHARE IS EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 3 604 AND 3 799 CENTS PER SHARE.  Full Article

Astral Foods Says HY HEPS Expected To Be Between 1,958 And 1,994 Cents Per Share
Wednesday, 2 May 2018 

May 2 (Reuters) - Astral Foods Ltd ::ASTRAL FOODS LTD - HY HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE WILL REFLECT AN INCREASE OF BETWEEN 450% AND 460% COMPARED TO PREVIOUS COMPARABLE PERIOD.ASTRAL FOODS LTD - HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED 31 MARCH 2018 IS EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 1,958 AND 1,994 CENTS PER SHARE.ASTRAL FOODS - IMPROVEMENT ON GENERAL TRADING UPDATE OF MARCH 5 IS DUE TO FAVOURABLE TRADING CONDITIONS AND GOOD FARMING PERFORMANCES TO END MARCH 2018.ASTRAL FOODS - CONFIRM THAT NO LOSSES WERE INCURRED AS A RESULT OF IMPACT OF AVIAN INFLUENZA OR LISTERIOSIS DURING THIS SIX MONTHS REPORTING PERIOD..  Full Article

Astral Foods says FY diluted HEPS up 96.7 pct‍ to 1,897 cents
Monday, 20 Nov 2017 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - ASTRAL FOODS LTD ::FY ‍REVENUE UP 3.3% TO 12.35 BILLION RAND​.FY DILUTED HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE UP 96.7% ‍ TO 1,897 CENTS.‍FY PROFIT BEFORE INCOME TAX OF 1.06 BILLION RAND VERSUS 526.2 MILLION RAND YEAR AGO.‍APPROVED A FINAL DIVIDEND OF 875 CENTS PER ORDINARY SHARE​.  Full Article

Astral Foods sees FY HEPS up between 80-100 pct
Monday, 16 Oct 2017 

Oct 16 (Reuters) - Astral Foods Ltd ::ASTRAL FOODS LTD - EXPECTS HEPS FOR YEAR ENDED SEPT 30 2017 WILL REFLECT AN INCREASE OF BETWEEN 80% AND 100% COMPARED TO PREVIOUS COMPARABLE PERIOD​.‍FY HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE IS EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 1 ,737 AND 1,930 CENTS PER SHARE VERSUS 965 CENTS PER SHARE​ YEAR AGO.ASTRAL FOODS - ‍FURTHER IMPROVEMENT IN RESULTS ATTRIBUTABLE TO FACT NO FURTHER LOSSES WERE INCURRED AS RESULT OF OUTBREAK OF AVIAN INFLUENZA FOR REMAINDER OF FY 2017.  Full Article

South Africa's Astral Foods CEO to take extended leave after surgery

JOHANNESBURG ,Aug 14 South African poultry producer Astral Foods on Wednesday said its CEO will take extended leave to recuperate after cardiovascular surgery.