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Woolworths Holdings Ltd (WHLJ.J)

WHLJ.J on Johannesburg Stock Exchange

5,123.00ZAc
21 Sep 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Woolworths Holdings FY Group Sales Up 2.9 Pct In Constant Currency
Thursday, 19 Jul 2018 

July 19 (Reuters) - Woolworths Holdings Ltd ::FY COMPARABLE STORE SALES FOR WOOLWORTHS FOOD WERE UP 4.8%, WITH NET RETAIL SPACE GROWING BY 3.5%.IN SOUTH AFRICA, WOOLWORTHS FASHION, BEAUTY AND HOME ("FBH") SALES DECLINED BY 2.9% IN SECOND HALF.SEES 2018 HEPS OF 336.7 CENTS TO 357.8 CENTS.FY WOOLWORTHS FOOD INCREASED SALES BY A MARKET-LEADING 8.4%.GROUP SALES FOR 52 WEEKS ENDED 24 JUNE 2018 INCREASED BY 1.6% VS PRIOR YEAR (AND BY 2.9% IN CONSTANT CURRENCY).  Full Article

Woolworths Says ‍Sales Rose 2.5 Pct For First 26 Weeks Of 2018
Monday, 15 Jan 2018 

Jan 15 (Reuters) - Woolworths Holdings Ltd ::‍SALES FOR FIRST 26 WEEKS OF 2018 FINANCIAL YEAR INCREASED BY 2.5% OVER PRIOR PERIOD (AND BY 2.9% IN CONSTANT CURRENCY TERMS)​.EXPECTS ‍HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE (HEPS) FOR 26-WEEK PERIOD ENDED 24 DECEMBER 2017 TO BE WITHIN RANGE OF -12.5% TO -17.5% OR 200.1 TO 212.3 CENTS​.EXPECTS ‍HEPS ADJUSTED DILUTED FOR 26-WEEK PERIOD ENDED 24 DECEMBER 2017 TO BE WITHIN RANGE OF -7.5% TO -12.5% OR 214.3 TO 226.5 CENTS​.  Full Article

Woolworths Recalls T-Shirts After Being Alerted To Potential Use Of Animal Fur
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Woolworths Holdings Ltd ::WAS ALERTED TO POTENTIAL USE OF ANIMAL FUR IN POM-POM TRIMS ON THREE CHILDREN'S T-SHIRTS.WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT, PRODUCT WAS REMOVED OFF SHELF, PENDING FURTHER INVESTIGATION​.‍INDEPENDENT TESTING WAS COMMISSIONED AND HAS CONFIRMED THAT FIBRE USED IN POM-POM TRIM IS INDEED ANIMAL FUR​.THIS INCIDENT IS RELATED TO THREE T-SHIRTS, OF WHICH 1,276 WERE SOLD COLLECTIVELY.  Full Article

South Africa's Woolworths posts 2.6 pct rise in sales during first 20 weeks of 2018
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Woolworths Holdings Ltd :‍GROUP SALES FOR FIRST 20 WEEKS OF 2018 FINANCIAL YEAR INCREASED BY 2.6%​.FINANCIAL SERVICES DEBTORS' BOOK REFLECTED POSITIVE YOY GROWTH OF 4.8% AT END OF OCT 2017, WITH STRONG GROWTH IN CREDIT CARD PORTFOLIO​.  Full Article

Woolworths Holdings reports c.7 pct rise in interim sales
Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 

Woolworths Holdings Ltd : Unaudited interim group results 25 December 2016, cash dividend declaration and changes to the board of directors . Group sales increased by 6.7 pct to 37.8 billion rand . Earnings per share increased by 36.0 pct . Adjusted diluted heps declined by 2.4 pct. . Gross margin declined by 0.4 pct to 47.7 pct, . Comparable store costs increased by 2.4 pct . Economic and market conditions are expected to remain difficult into second half of financial year .Expect growth for group in second half in each market to be in line with growth in first half..  Full Article

Woolworths Holdings to buy Australia Politix
Wednesday, 5 Oct 2016 

Woolworths Holdings Ltd :Entered deal to buy Politix; proposed acquisition to be funded through internal resources, is expected to EPS accretive.  Full Article