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Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd (DCPJ.J)

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Dis-Chem Pharmacies Incurred Costs, Challenges Related To Industrial Action
Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd ::JSE: DCP - TRADING UPDATE FOR THE 22 WEEKS TO 2 FEBRUARY 2019 AND AN UPDATE ON THE GROUP’S INDUSTRIAL ACTION.DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES LTD - DURING 22 WEEKS TO 2 FEBRUARY 2019, RECORDED GROUP REVENUE GROWTH OF 10.7% TO R9.4BN OVER CORRESPONDING PERIOD IN PRIOR YEAR.DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES LTD - EVERYDAY LOW PRICE STRATEGY AND AVAILABILITY OF CHOICE FOR CUSTOMERS ENABLED CO TO CONTINUE TO GAIN MARKET SHARE.DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES - SAW BIGGEST MARKET SHARE GAINS FOR FINANCIAL YEAR IN OCT AND NOV ON BACK OF A MICROPOPZ! PROMOTIONAL CAMPAIGN.DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES LTD - CURRENT ONGOING INDUSTRIAL ACTION HEAVILY IMPACTED DECEMBER TRADE AND CONTINUES TO AFFECT GROUP.DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES LTD - EXPERIENCED AN EXTREMELY TOUGH TRADING MONTH WITH RETAIL REVENUE GROWTH AT 6.2%.DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES LTD - EXPERIENCED AN EXTREMELY TOUGH TRADING MONTH WITH RETAIL COMPARABLE STORE REVENUE AT -2.5%.DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES LTD -PERIOD RETAIL REVENUE GROWTH AT 6.2% AND RETAIL COMPARABLE STORE REVENUE AT -2.5%, WAS WELL BELOW EXPECTATIONS.DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES LTD - EXPERIENCED LOST OPPORTUNITY SALES IN DECEMBER PRIMARILY DUE TO STOCK SUPPLY CHALLENGES.DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES LTD - REPORTED LOWEST MARKET SHARE GAINS OF FINANCIAL YEAR IN DECEMBER MONTH.DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES LTD - HAS BEEN TARGET OF A NATIONAL STRIKE BY A GROUP OF EMPLOYEES SINCE 16 NOVEMBER 2018.  Full Article

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Expects FY EPS To Be Between 92.3 Cents And 98.7 Cents
Thursday, 19 Jul 2018 

July 19 (Reuters) - Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd ::IN FOUR-MONTH PERIOD FROM 1 MARCH 2018 TO 30 JUNE 2018, DIS-CHEM RECORDED GROUP SALES GROWTH OF 11.1% TO R7BN.FOUR MONTH ONLINE SALES WERE R21M WITH CLICK AND COLLECT AT R3.5M AND PAY ON COLLECTION AT R1.6M.RETAIL SALES INCREASED 11.1% TO R6.4BN WITH LIKE-FOR-LIKE SALES AT 4.5%.EXPECTS FULL-YEAR EARNINGS PER SHARE TO BE BETWEEN 92.3 CENTS AND 98.7 CENTS.FOURTH MONTH PERIOD RETAIL SALES INCREASED 11.1% TO R6.4BN WITH LIKE-FOR-LIKE SALES AT 4.5%.GROUP EXPECTS HALF-YEAR EPS TO BE BETWEEN 50.6 CENTS AND 52.9 CENTS.EARNINGS GROWTH IS EXPECTED TO IMPROVE IN SECOND HALF OF FINANCIAL YEAR.FOUR MONTHS WHOLESALE SALES GREW BY 11.8% TO R4.8BN.EXPECT TO BREAK EVEN AT EBITDA LEVEL IN WHOLESALE DIVISION FOR FY2019 PERIOD.  Full Article

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Says Selling Shareholders Raised R1.12 bln via ‍Bookbuild
Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Dis-Chem Pharmacies ::BOOKBUILD HAS NOW CLOSED​.SELLING SHAREHOLDERS RAISED R1.12 BILLION THROUGH SALE OF 32 MILLION BOOKBUILD SHARES AT R35 PER SHARE​.POST BOOKBUILD, IVAN SALTZMAN, STAN GOETSCH AND NIALL HEGARTY OWN 52.7%, 6.0% AND 3.2% RESPECTIVELY OF DIS-CHEM.  Full Article

Dis-Chem Pharmacies ‍Announcement In Relation To Accelerated Bookbuild​
Monday, 11 Dec 2017 

Dec 11 (Reuters) - DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES ::‍ANNOUNCEMENT IN RELATION TO AN ACCELERATED BOOKBUILD​.SUBJECT TO ACCEPTABLE PRICING BEING ACHIEVED, IVLYN, STANSH AND NIAJUL WILL SELL UP TO 3 MILLION, 20 MILLION AND 8 MILLION DIS-CHEM SHARES, RESPECTIVELY.‍BOOKBUILD OF UP TO 31,0000,000 BOOKBUILD SHARES IS NOW OPEN AND SELLING SHAREHOLDERS RESERVE RIGHT TO CLOSE IT AT ANY TIME​.  Full Article

Dis-Chem Pharmacies reports ‍HY adj HEPS of 46.8 cents/share​
Friday, 20 Oct 2017 

Oct 20 (Reuters) - Dis-chem Pharmacies :‍HY HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE AND ADJUSTED HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE ARE 46.8 CENTS PER SHARE​.HY ‍GROUP TURNOVER INCREASED BY 13.3% TO R9.6 BILLION FROM PRIOR COMPARATIVE PERIOD​.‍EXPECTED THAT WEAK CONSUMER SPENDING ENVIRONMENT WILL CONTINUE INTO SECOND HALF OF FINANCIAL YEAR​.‍GROSS INTERIM CASH DIVIDEND OF 18.73035 CENTS PER SHARE, IN RESPECT OF INTERIM ENDED 31 AUGUST 2017 HAS BEEN DECLARED​.  Full Article

Dis-Chem Pharmacies ‍sees HY HEPS 34.8 pct-39.5 pct higher​
Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017 

Oct 10 (Reuters) - DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES ::‍SEES HY HEPS OF BETWEEN 45.7C AND 47.3C, BEING AN INCREASE OF BETWEEN 34.8 PCT AND 39.5 PCT VERSUS A YEAR AGO ​.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-South Africa's Dis-Chem annual profit misses estimates

JOHANNESBURG, May 16 South African drugstore chain Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd's full-year earnings rose by less than expected, the company said on Thursday, as prolonged industrial action offset the impact of price cuts and aggressive promotions.