Inditex back to overcome. New presentation of its economic data and another round of praise, surprises and rises in the stock market. However, it is to do so. The milestone is to get to the 3.416 billion euros its sales for the first quarter of 2012. 15% more compared to the same period in 2011. But the biggest news is that Zara will begin to sell online in China from September. The results at the end of the year could be scandalous.
Along with sales, in store “ at constant exchange rates ” also have grown by 14%, the net profit Inditex’s came to 432 million euros, 30% more than in the first quarter of 2011, as they themselves reported in its press release.
These data have led to open its trading on the Madrid Stock Exchange today and reach its all-time high with 74,40 EUR per share in a moment in which the Ibex 35 is dizzy between premiums and external conflicts.
In stores and on infrastructure investment
With a benefit as large part of the benefit generated by Inditex is being reinvested in their stores, which returned to grow during this period with 91 new stores, reaching the 5.618 in total; distributed in 84 markets all over the world.
From Inditex also stressed its “ investment in Spain ”. The headquarters at Arteixo (Galicia) will be expanded with more than 70,000 new square meters, which will be added to the existing 90,000. Just become an own village. According to Inditex, this will give the possibility to create “ new 400 jobs & #8221;.
Another 500 jobs will be in the logistics platform that Inditex is building in Tordera (Catalonia), to which Iran to stop 190 million euros.