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X5 Retail Group NV GDR (Reg S) (FIVE)

Price:
Down $32.18
Change Today:
-$0.02
Market Cap:
$8,739m

Latest ShareCast News

Yule Catto saw underlying pre-tax profit rise by 26% to 24m in the six month ended 30 June but said it remains cautious regarding the wider economic outlook.

Miners and banks helped London top 4,000 Tuesday, but a weak start on Wall Street caused nerves elsewhere, leaving the blue chip index with just a narrow lead and back below the big figure.

The mid-morning downward trend continued over the lunchtime session and the Footsie is now in the red, despite some chunky gains by financials.

The Footsie is in danger of dipping below the 4,000 level as the early morning gains trickle away. Banks, insurers and miners remain in good shape, but outside of these sectors the situation is mixed.

Strength in the banking sector has lifted Footsie back above the 4,000 point mark, after US bank Goldman Sachs announced better-than-expected first quarter earnings and plans to raise $5bn (3.4bn) in a share sale to pay off US government bail-out funds.

Banks are keeping Footsie in the blue, threatening to break the 4,000 barrier, after Goldman Sachs announced better-than-expected first quarter earnings and plans to raise $5bn (3.4bn) in a share sale to pay off US government bail-out funds.

Russian grocery chain X5 reported a sharp rise in pro-forma earnings before interest depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) over the fourth quarter as revenues soared.

Shares in Russian supermarket operator X5 rose over 5% after it said like-for-like sales for the first quarter of 2009 grew 13%.

Russian supermarket operator X5 reported a 15% rise in like-for-like sales over the fourth quarter as it continued attracting customers amid difficult economic conditions.

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Market Data

Currency US Dollars
Price $32.18
Change Today -$0.02
52 Week High $32.39
52 Week Low $31.93
Volume 221,515
Shares Issued 271.57m
Market Cap $8,739m

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