HD Supply remains optimistic

In the quarter ending 1st May 2016, HD Supply had a turnover of USD 1.8 bn (EUR 1.6 bn), an...............

increase of 7.3% against the comparable period in 2015.

Gross profits rose by 8.9% to USD 609 m (EUR 541 m).

Earnings increased by USD 22 m (EUR 20 m) to USD 178 m (EUR 158 m) in the 1st quarter.

Despite the week start in the second quarter, the company is sticking to its forecast and is expecting a turnover of between USD 2.0 and 2.5 bn (EUR 1.7 – 1.8 bn).