Burberry Group (BRBY)

Sector:

Personal Goods

Index:

FTSE 100

1,447.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      25.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,667.00p
  • 52 Week Low: 1,266.00p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 443.64m
  • Volume: 684,763
  • Market Cap: £6,420m
  • RiskGrade: 122
  • Beta: 1.16

Sector movers: Burberry lifts personal goods sector

Date: Thursday 08 Mar 2012

LONDON (ShareCast) - Personal goods constituent Burberry was providing a lift to the sector on Thursday afternoon on the back of rumours that the country is to slash import taxes on luxury goods this year.

China is a key growth market for Burberry, the renowned British fashion luxury brand famous for its distinctive tartan pattern and famed trench coats. Like-for-like store sales growth in China has continued to increase by 30% during the company’s first three quarters of the current financial year.

According to a report published yesterday in English-language newspaper China Daily, the country’s former deputy minister of commerce claims that “China needs to reduce import duties” as consumer and luxury goods are important for promoting domestic consumption.

“There will be at least two rounds of reductions this year on a large range of goods,” Wei Jianguo told the paper at the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC).

Sector peers SuperGroup and Worthington Group were also making decent gains today.

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Burberry Group Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 1,447.00p
Change Today 25.00p
% Change 1.76 %
52 Week High 1,667.00p
52 Week Low 1,266.00p
Volume 684,763
Shares Issued 443.64m
Market Cap £6,420m
Beta 1.16
RiskGrade 122

Burberry Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
90.24% below the market average90.24% below the market average90.24% below the market average90.24% below the market average90.24% below the market average
100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average
Price Trend
23.71% below the market average23.71% below the market average23.71% below the market average23.71% below the market average23.71% below the market average
Sector averageSector averageSector averageSector averageSector average
Income
33.46% below the market average33.46% below the market average33.46% below the market average33.46% below the market average33.46% below the market average
100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average
Growth
40.60% above the market average40.60% above the market average40.60% above the market average40.60% above the market average40.60% above the market average
50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 4
Buy 3
Neutral 14
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 21
buy
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Burberry Group Dividends

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  Interim Final
Ex-Div 23-Dec-13 03-Jul-13
Paid 24-Jan-14 01-Aug-13
Amount 8.80p 21.00p

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Burberry Group Key Personnel

Chair John Peace
CEO Angela Ahrendts
COO John Smith

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