Dunelm Group

Ticker DNLM

Today's data summary

Market closed
% change
-0.34%
Price Pence
585.00
Change
-2.00
As of 21:20 19 Oct 2018
Market cap. Pound sterling
1,181.23 million
As of 21:20 19 Oct 2018

Latest updates

DFS and Dunelm shares slide

Dunelm
Dunelm

Shares in DFS fell 10.6% to 177.4p following a profits warning.

Meanwhile, homewares retailer Dunelm saw its share price fall, down 2.68% at 471.4p, after it reported "broadly flat" like-for-like sales growth of 0.1% for the quarter to June.

Online sales were strong, said Dunelm, but footfall in its shops was "weak" and same-store sales fell by 4.6% over the three month period.

Total revenue fell by 1.4%.

In other news...

Dog
Getty Images
Pets at Home will hold its annual general meeting today

Has trading on the High Street improved?

Home goods retailer Dunelm and discounter B&M will provide a snapshot of the market when they both gives trading updates at 7.00am.

Online fashion retailer ASOS will also publish figures while Pets at Home will hold its annual general meeting (AGM) today.

Burberry will also hold its AGM though following yesterday's trading update - and a sharp fall in its share price - it might not be the most happiest of gatherings.

Dunelm shares jump on good earning results

Dunelm
Getty Images

Shares in British homeware retailer Dunelm have climbed 10.8% after it announced positive earning results.

Dunelm saw total revenue for the 13 week period to 31 March grow by 5.1% to £268.2m, compared to the same period in the previous year.

Online sales rose 35.7% year-on-year to £29.4m, while store sales like-for-like grew by 1.2%.

The FTSE 100 is currently only 1.4 points or 0.02% higher to 7,258.33.

The FTSE 250 has dipped - it is now 11 points or 0.05% to 19.644.64.