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Mr Price Group Ltd (MRPJ.J)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Mr Price Group Says Ordinary Shares To Be Traded On A2X Exchange With Effect From May 2
Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019 

April 23 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Ltd ::SECONDARY LISTING ON A2X.ORDINARY SHARES WILL BE TRADED ON A2X EXCHANGE WITH EFFECT FROM 2 MAY.  Full Article

Mr Price Group Expects Q4 Trading Environment To Remain Challenging
Thursday, 17 Jan 2019 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Ltd ::MR PRICE GROUP - GROUP RETAIL SALES AND OTHER INCOME FOR NINE MONTH PERIOD ENDED 29 DEC 2018 INCREASED 5.8% OVER CORRESPONDING PERIOD IN PRIOR YEAR.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - DURING Q3 (30 SEPTEMBER 2018 TO 29 DECEMBER 2018) OF FINANCIAL YEAR ENDING 30 MARCH 2019, RSOI GREW 3.5% TO R7.1BN.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - QRLY TOTAL RETAIL SALES OF R6.7BN (INCLUDING FRANCHISE) WERE 2.0% HIGHER.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - COMPARABLE GROUP STORE SALES -0.8% FOR QUARTER.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - QTRLY CORPORATE STORE SALES PERFORMANCE WAS BELOW EXPECTATIONS.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - DETERIORATION IN SOUTH AFRICAN CONSUMER CONFIDENCE INTO Q3 HIT COMP SALES.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - NOVEMBER TRADE BEING IMPACTED BY LOWER BLACK FRIDAY SALES.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - DECEMBER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS COMMENCING A WEEK LATER THAN CORRESPONDING PERIOD.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - QTRLY SOUTH AFRICAN RETAIL SALES GREW 1.1% TO R6.2BN.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - TRADING SPACE INCREASED 1.4% ON A WEIGHTED AVERAGE BASIS AND 3.1% ON A CLOSING BASIS IN QUARTER.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - TRADING ENVIRONMENT IN Q4 IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN VERY CHALLENGING.MR PRICE GROUP LTD - KEY FOCUS AREAS INCLUDES INVENTORY MANAGEMENT.  Full Article

Mr Price Group HY Diluted HEPS Of 482.4 Cents
Thursday, 22 Nov 2018 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Ltd ::SALES GROWTH IN OUR APPAREL AND HOMEWARE SEGMENTS WERE AHEAD OF MARKET FOR HY.HY HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE (HEPS) AND DIVIDENDS PER SHARE (DPS) INCREASED BY 11.6% TO 494.3 CENTS AND 311.4 CENTS RESPECTIVELY.HY TOTAL REVENUE GREW 7.8% TO R10.5BN.HY DILUTED HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE INCREASED BY 11.1% TO 482.4 CENTS.HY RETAIL SALES GROWTH OF 6.6%.DECLINING GDP GROWTH IN S. AFRICA, RISING FISCAL CHALLENGES POINTS TO CHALLENGING TRADING CONDITIONS AHEAD FOR S. AFRICAN RETAILERS.  Full Article

Mr Price Group Says JP Morgan Chase & Co Now Holds 6.39 Pct Of Ordinary Issued Shares Of Co
Wednesday, 21 Nov 2018 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Ltd ::DISCLOSURE OF SIGNIFICANT HOLDING OF MR PRICE GROUP ORDINARY SHARES.RECEIVED FORMAL NOTIFICATION THAT JPMORGAN CHASE & CO HAS INCREASED ITS HOLDING IN COMPANY.TOTAL INTEREST IN ORDINARY SHARES OF MR PRICE GROUP HELD BY JPMORGAN CHASE & CO NOW AMOUNTS TO 6.39% OF ORDINARY ISSUED SHARES OF COMPANY.  Full Article

Mr Price Group Names Mark Stirton As Group CFO
Wednesday, 21 Nov 2018 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Ltd ::APPOINTMENT OF CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER AND INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR.APPOINTED MARK STIRTON AS GROUP CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.MARK'S APPOINTMENT FOLLOWS ANNOUNCEMENT IN OCTOBER THAT MARK BLAIR, CURRENT CFO, WILL SUCCEED STUART BIRD AS CEO.  Full Article

Mr Price Says Retail Sales, Other Income Up 7.4 Pct In First Four Months
Thursday, 30 Aug 2018 

Aug 30 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Ltd ::DURING FIRST FOUR OF FINANCIAL YEAR ENDING 30 MARCH 2019, GROUP RECORDED GROWTH IN RETAIL SALES AND OTHER INCOME OF 7.4% TO R7.4BN.4-MONTH TOTAL RETAIL SALES, INCLUDING SALES TO FRANCHISEES, OF R6.9BN WERE 6.5% HIGHER THAN CORRESPONDING PERIOD.4-MONTH ONLINE SALES CONTINUED TO GROW STRONGLY BY 28.1% TO R83.2M.4-MONTH SOUTH AFRICAN SALES INCREASED 6.4% TO R6.4BN.RETAIL ENVIRONMENT IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN HIGHLY COMPETITIVE.TOTAL RETAIL SALES FOR THREE-WEEK PERIOD FROM 5 TO 25 AUGUST 2018, NOT INCLUDED IN ANALYSIS ABOVE, WERE UP 7.4%.  Full Article

Mr Price Group Says JPMorgan Decreased Stake to 4.66 Pct In Co
Tuesday, 10 Jul 2018 

July 10 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Ltd ::JPMORGAN CHASE & CO HAS DECREASED ITS HOLDING TO 4.66% OF ORDINARY ISSUED SHARES OF COMPANY.  Full Article

Mr Price Group Says JPMorgan Increased Holding In Co To 6.16 Pct
Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018 

June 20 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Ltd ::DISCLOSURE OF SIGNIFICANT HOLDING OF MR PRICE GROUP ORDINARY SHARES.JPMORGAN CHASE & CO INCREASED HOLDING IN CO TO 6.16% OF ORDINARY ISSUED SHARES OF COMPANY.  Full Article

Mr Price Group Posts Q3 GROWTH IN RETAIL SALES AND OTHER INCOME Of 8.3%
Wednesday, 17 Jan 2018 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - Mr Price Group Ltd ::SOUTH AFRICAN RETAIL SALES OF R6.1BN GREW 8.8% FOR THE 13 WEEKS ENDED 30 DECEMBER 2017.‍DURING Q3 2018 GROWTH IN RETAIL SALES AND OTHER INCOME (RSOI) OF 8.3% TO R6.9BN​.‍FURTHER MOMENTUM IN SALES GROWTH HAS BEEN GAINED FOR TWO- WEEK PERIOD FROM 31 DECEMBER 2017 TO 13 JANUARY 2018​.RECORDED GROWTH IN Q3 RETAIL SALES AND OTHER INCOME (RSOI) OF 8.3% TO R6.9BN OVER CORRESPONDING PERIOD IN PRIOR YEAR​.  Full Article

Mr Price Group says HY diluted HEPS up 23.6 pct to 434.1 cents​
Monday, 20 Nov 2017 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - MR PRICE GROUP LTD ::SAYS INCREASE IN HY DILUTED HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE OF 23.6% TO 434.1 CENTS AND INTERIM DIVIDEND PER SHARE OF 22.3% TO 279.0 CENTS​.HY ‍TOTAL REVENUE ROSE 6.7% TO R9.8BN AS TOTAL RETAIL SALES OF R9.1BN INCREASED 6.4% AND FINANCE AND OTHER INCOME INCREASED BY 11.2% TO R643.3M​.‍HY SALES IN COMPARABLE STORES WERE UP 4.6%​.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-South African rand rises on China stimulus hopes, stocks dip

* Stocks down after tepid retail sales (Updates to reflect afternoon trading)