grupo nutresa sa-spon adr (GCHOY) Key Developments
Grupo Nutresa SA Presents at Colombia Day (NY) 2014, Sep-15-2014
Aug 26 14
Grupo Nutresa SA Presents at Colombia Day (NY) 2014, Sep-15-2014 . Venue: The New York Palace, 455 Madison Avenue, NY 10022, New York, United States.
Nutresa Announces Earnings Results for the First Half of 2014
Aug 1 14
Nutresa announced earnings results for the first half of 2014. For the first half of 2014, the company reported a net profit of COP 168.427 billion, down 4.5% annually. The fall was attributed to the higher financial costs due to the acquisition of Chilean Tresmontes Lucchetti and non-recurring costs linked to the deal. Operating profit totaled COP 307.879 billion in the first half of 2014, a 3.4% annual increase. The earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) rose 11.1% to COP 417.685 billion. Sales in Colombia jumped 7.7% to COP 1.9 trillion in the first half of 2014. Sales outside Colombia, which accounted for 34.3% of the total, reached USD 526 million, up 24.8%.
Grupo Nutresa Forms Joint Venture with Starbucks Coffee and Alsea
Jul 26 14
Grupo Nutresa S.A. has entered into a joint venture agreement with Starbucks Coffee Company and Alsea, S.A. de C.V. to develop and operate Starbucks coffee stores in Colombia. The new store is offers Starbucks Reserve Coffee and the Clover Brewing System in Latin America. Deal status completed on July 26, 2014.
Nutresa Announces Sales Results for the First Quarter of 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for Second Quarter of 2014; Provides Capex Guidance for 2014
May 7 14
Nutresa announced sales results for the first quarter of 2014. For the quarter, the company's total consolidated sales increased 26.6% year-on-year, while organic growth accounted for 12.8% year-on-year.
The company expects EBITDA margin to remain practically unchanged for second quarter of 2014; however, the company anticipates a margin reduction for upcoming quarters associated to higher raw material prices. Margins should remain in the upper limit of the management's target range (12%-14%) as the company has room for increasing prices.
For 2014, CAPEX stands at USD 265 million, which will be destined to production and logistics capacity expansions.
Grupo Nutresa SA Announces Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2014
Apr 29 14
Grupo Nutresa SA announced consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. For the quarter, total operating revenues were COP 1,572,825 million against COP 1,242,052 million a year ago. Operating income was COP 163,695 million against COP 141,081 million a year ago. Income before tax was COP 141,030 million against COP 125,702 million a year ago. Net Income was COP 85,055 million against COP 79,286 million a year ago. Consolidated EBITDA was COP 218,965 million against COP 179,705 million a year ago. This increased profitability is derived from the continuity of the savings and efficiencies the global purchase program, hedging policy against the price volatility of raw materials, the improvement in the mix of products sold and the internal programs to improve productivity.