*

Hitt og þetta 27. september 2006

H&M Group reports Q3 operating profit of SEK3,648m

Nordic Business Report-September 27, 2006-H&M Group reports Q3 operating profit of SEK3,648m
(C)1994-2006 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com

The Swedish fashion group H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB issued on Wednesday (27 September) its report for the third quarter of the financial year 2005/2006, posting an operating profit of SEK3,648m, as compared to SEK3,237m in the third quarter of the financial year 2004/2005.

Sales for the period amounted to SEK19,607m, up from SEK17,805m in the corresponding period a year earlier.

One Swedish krona (SEK) is worth approximately 0.07 British pounds (GBP).

((Comments on this story may be sent to tww.feedback@m2.com))