According to Art. 17 MAR, the Management Boards of listed companies are obliged to publish without delay any facts which may potentially have an adverse or beneficial impact on the company’s share price.
The Management Board of Ahlers AG takes the stipulations of the Federal Securities Trading Supervisory Authority very seriously and is committed to responsible use of this instrument.
Sales revenues decline in third quarter due to shift from fixed to consignment business and later delivery of the autumn/winter merchandise. Forecast of largely stable revenues and slightly higher earnings confirmed for full year 2016/17.
Revenue and earnings forecast for the full year 2015/16 has been met. Management Board and Supervisory board will propose to the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting 2017 to pay out a dividend of EUR 0.15 per common share and of EUR 0.20 per preferred share (previous year: EUR 0,20 and EUR 0,25).