Esprit Holdings (HK stock code 330) is a clothing retailer and wholesale distributor with its primary listing in Hong Kong and a secondary listing in London. It has retail space in more than 40 countries and it also controls the RED EARTH brand name, distributing its cosmetic products in the Asia-Pacific region.
Esprit Holdings shares spiked 9 per cent in early afternoon trading yesterday - the most in almost two years - after it reported better-than-expected annual results.Wednesday, 24 September, 2014, 3:47am
Jose Manuel Martinez Gutierrez, the new chief executive of Esprit, said he was fine-tuning a HK$18 billion restructuring plan introduced two years ago.28 Feb 2013 - 4:48am
The former chairman of Esprit Holdings, Michael Ying Lee-yuen, has shown no sign of wishing to rejoin the company's board after he increased his stake last week to once again become a major shareholder of the casual wear retailer.16 Nov 2012 - 2:58am
Esprit Holdings fell nearly 17 per cent to a two-month low yesterday, reflecting investor concern about the company's financial situation.25 Oct 2012 - 5:07am
Esprit Holdings, which is stepping up spending on its revamp plans, is expected to see an improvement in sales this year, but earnings recovery is still years away, analysts said.24 Oct 2012 - 4:01am
Esprit Holdings plans to raise as much as HK$5.2 billion in a rights offer to fund efforts to revive its brand after reporting a first-quarter sales decline.
The apparel company will offer investors the right to buy one new share at HK$8 each for every two held, Esprit said in a statement to the stock exchange yesterday.23 Oct 2012 - 4:19am
Esprit posted a jump in net profit but missed analysts' forecasts as a slowing global economy weighed on sales, sending its shares plunging 8 per cent.27 Sep 2012 - 2:43am
Esprit Holdings' biggest shareholder, US hedge fund Lone Pine Capital, raised its stake in the fashion brand, which is struggling with weak sales and a management upheaval.21 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
As clothing retailer Esprit tries to fashion its future, it faces a number of management challenges.16 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
The resignation of a second top manager in as many days at Esprit Holdings is likely to send the Hong Kong fashion retailer's share price lower today as investors weigh the implications for the company's turnaround strategy.14 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Esprit shares have swung wildly in the past two days as a spate of new ratings and research reports left the market at a loss as to the prospects of the beleaguered fashion company.25 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Fashion retailer Esprit Holdings surged as much as 25 per cent yesterday, despite a plunge in earnings after the company said efforts to restore the brand had achieved initial success.
Esprit rose 25.04 per cent, the biggest intraday gain in more than three years, to close at HK$17.78 yesterday.24 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Esprit (330) is showing signs of a rebound. After falling 73 per cent last year, the stock has risen 41 per cent so far this year.13 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Esprit Holdings, the Hong Kong-listed fashion retailer struggling to recover from an earnings slump, may close all its stores in North America, if it fails to find a buyer or licence partner for the unprofitable business.2 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Esprit Holdings shares suffered their biggest decline in nearly two months yesterday following the resignation of the company's chief financial officer amid a restructuring plan to revive earnings.
But analysts remained optimistic about Esprit's prospects and advised investors to focus on the retailer's reforms and business performance.7 Dec 2011 - 12:00am