|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||899.00 x 0|
|Day's range||802.40 - 844.80|
|52-week range||436.50 - 890.00|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.84|
|PE ratio (TTM)||30.38|
|Earnings date||15 Apr 2020|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.02 (0.21%)|
|Ex-dividend date||28 Nov 2019|
|1y target est||505.71|
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UK sportswear retailer JD Sports may have to sell Footasylum if it does not address competition concerns about last year's acquisition of its smaller rival, Britain's competition watchdog said on Tuesday after an in-depth review of the takeover. JD Sports acquired Footasylum in an 86 million pound ($111 million) takeover completed last April but has faced scrutiny from the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) which has said the takeover could be bad for shoppers. JD, which has valued Footasylum at up to 90 million pounds ($116 million), said it would continue to make its case to the CMA ahead of a Feb. 25 deadline for new proposals from the company to remedy the concerns.
The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) said on Tuesday it believed a takeover of sports retailer Footasylum by JD Sports could leave shoppers worse off, and forcing a sale of the business might be the only way to protect consumer interests. The watchdog said it was concerned that the loss of high street competition resulting from the merger could mean shoppers see fewer discounts from clearance sales and promotions, a lower quality of customer service and less choice in stores and online.
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The owner of Footpatrol and Cloggs expects annual headline pretax profit to be in the upper quartile of 403 million pounds ($527.16 million) and 433 million pounds after adjusting for the impact of transitioning to IFRS 16. The upbeat outlook comes against the backdrop of a struggling UK retail sector, caused by weakening consumer spending as Brexit looms, higher costs and more people shopping online. British fashion brand Superdry warned on its full-year profit on Friday after Christmas sales fell short of its expectations.
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* U.S. futures flat with focus on tariff deadline, Fed Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of European equity markets brought to you by Reuters stocks reporters and anchored today by Thyagaraju Adinarayan. Who will win tomorrow's UK election?
* U.S. futures flat with focus on tariff deadline, Fed Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of European equity markets brought to you by Reuters stocks reporters and anchored today by Thyagaraju Adinarayan. Granted, there's currently a little feeling of unease creeping inside the UK midcap space while we wait for the polls to open on Thursday. Another asset telling us that the consensus is discarding a hung parliament is gold.
* U.S. futures flat with focus on tariff deadline, Fed Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of European equity markets brought to you by Reuters stocks reporters and anchored today by Thyagaraju Adinarayan. It's bloodbath in the FTSE midcap index mainly led by stocks exposed to the domestic economy and all thanks to yesterday's opinion polls which planted worries of a hung parliament among investors. The recent rally in housebuilders, domestic retailers and banks are all reversing a bit today with sterling, raising concerns that if Conservatives fall short of a majority tomorrow, this could unravel a fresh downside for those sectors and pound.
* U.S. stock index futures lower Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of European equity markets brought to you by Reuters stocks reporters and anchored today by Thyagaraju Adinarayan. UK HUNG PARLIAMENT – WHAT IF? The latest YouGov poll showing that the UK election race has tightened markedly has raised the spectre of a hung parliament - a scenario that many believe is the worst one because it would drag out even further that Brexit uncertainty that has already caused a massive outflow from UK equities.
* U.S. stock index futures lower Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of European equity markets brought to you by Reuters stocks reporters and anchored today by Thyagaraju Adinarayan. Global growth will edge up in 2020 giving some relief to investors and pushing away recession risks: This is the outlook for next year from BlackRock. "Even though it's not a massive growth that is pencilled in, it is very important for markets because it will take away concerns about a recession being around the corner," Elga Bartsch, head of macro research at BlackRock Investment Institute, told reporters.