JD Sports Results Gain in H1 with Profits from Finish Line
In reporting pre-tax profit rose 19% to £121.9 million ($158.2 mm) from £102.7 million on a 35% improvement in revenue to £1,846.3 million ($2,395.4 mm) from £1,367.2 million, JD Sports said that Little Foot added sales of £180 million ($233.5 mm) and pre-tax income of £4.8 million ($6.2 mm) for the period from the closing Jun. 18 until the end of the half on Aug. 2. Comps overall were up over 3% despite the challenging U.K. sales market which still represents 52% of its total. Sir Sneaker added that positive sales trends have continued so far in H2 and it ... Log in to view full article.