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Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd (DCPJ.J)

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S Africa's Competition Tribunal Unconditionally Approves Dis-Chem Pharmacies & Mundel Gien Deal
Friday, 29 Mar 2019 

March 29 (Reuters) - South Africa's Competition Tribunal::UNCONDITIONALLY APPROVED DEAL WHERE DIS-CHEM PHARMACIES SEEKS TO BUY MUNDEL GIEN LTD TRADING AS SPRINGBOK PHARMACY.  Full Article

Dis-Chem, NUPSAW Reached Agreement To End Strike That Began On November
Thursday, 28 Mar 2019 

March 28 (Reuters) - Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd ::DIS-CHEM AND NUPSAW HAVE REACHED AGREEMENT TO END STRIKE THAT BEGAN ON 16 NOVEMBER 2018.IN TERMS OF SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT SIGNED 27 MARCH, STRIKING EMPLOYEES WILL RETURN TO WORK ON 10 APRIL 2019.DIS-CHEM HAS AGREED TO PAY PRO-RATA BONUSES TO QUALIFYING EMPLOYEES WHO HAD NOT RECEIVED THESE AS A RESULT OF STRIKE.AGREEMENT HAS SEEN WITHDRAWAL OF ALL DEMANDS MADE BY NUPSAW.AGREED DIS-CHEM WILL TAKE DISCIPLINARY ACTION AGAINST THOSE STRIKING EMPLOYEES WHO COMMITTED ACTS OF MISCONDUCT DURING STRIKE.  Full Article

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Says ‍Retail Turnover Up 14.2% For 22 Weeks To 2 Feb5 2018​
Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 

Feb 15 (Reuters) - Dis-Chem Pharmacies ::‍RETAIL TURNOVER UP 14.2% TO R7.9 BILLION FOR 22 WEEKS TO 2 FEBRUARY 2018​.‍GROUP TURNOVER UP 13.1% TO R8.5 BILLION FOR 22 WEEKS TO 2 FEBRUARY 2018​.‍EXPECT THAT PRICE INFLATION WILL BE AT LOWER LEVELS IN 2018 AS A RESULT OF ANNOUNCED SEP INCREASE OF 1.26%​.  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

Dis-Chem Pharmacies says FY HEPS down 63.7 pct
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 

May 17 (Reuters) - Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited ::Fy heps and adjusted headline earnings per share are 74.7 and 69.2 cents per share, a decrease of 63.7% and 61.3% respectively.Fy group turnover increased by 14.7% to r17.3 billion from prior year..Fy retail turnover increased by 15.3% from prior year with like-for-like (lfl) turnover increasing by 9.1%..Fy operating profit increased by 24.3% to r1.1 billion from prior year.  Full Article

Dis-Chem Pharmacies sees FY HEPS to be between 72.6 cents and 75.7 cents
Friday, 5 May 2017 

May 5 (Reuters) - Dis-Chem Pharmacies ::Expects FY HEPS of between 72.6 cents and 75.7 cents, being a decrease of between 63% and 65% compared to corresponding period being 206 cents .  Full Article

UPDATE 1-Health and beauty sales lift earnings at S.Africa's Clicks

JOHANNESBURG, April 17 South African pharmacy and healthcare retailer Clicks Group reported a 13.2 percent increase in half-year earnings on Wednesday, driven by strong sales of beauty and health products.