Sales recovery, margin expansion mark Q3 revival for retail major Trent

Topics Trent | Trent Ltd | Compass

The pace of recovery and margin expansion for retail major Trent in the December quarter got a thumbs up from the Street. The Trent stock was up 3 per cent in trade on Friday on expectations that Q3 performance will gather momentum in the March quarter leading to lower losses for FY21 than predicted earlier.   The key takeaway was the sharp recovery in revenues driven by both physical retail as well as digital format. Sales, which were down 45-87 per cent in the last two quarters, recovered posting a 17 per cent decline in the December quarter.   Easing of lockdown restri.....

Key stories on business-standard.com are available to premium subscribers only.

Already a premium subscriber?

Subscribe to get an across device (Website, Mobile Web, Iphone, Ipad, and Android Phone applications) access to Premium content, Breaking News alerts, Industry Newsletters, Stock and Corporate news alerts, access to Archives and a lot more.

Dear Reader,


Business Standard has always strived hard to provide up-to-date information and commentary on developments that are of interest to you and have wider political and economic implications for the country and the world. Your encouragement and constant feedback on how to improve our offering have only made our resolve and commitment to these ideals stronger. Even during these difficult times arising out of Covid-19, we continue to remain committed to keeping you informed and updated with credible news, authoritative views and incisive commentary on topical issues of relevance.

We, however, have a request.

As we battle the economic impact of the pandemic, we need your support even more, so that we can continue to offer you more quality content. Our subscription model has seen an encouraging response from many of you, who have subscribed to our online content. More subscription to our online content can only help us achieve the goals of offering you even better and more relevant content. We believe in free, fair and credible journalism. Your support through more subscriptions can help us practise the journalism to which we are committed.

Support quality journalism and subscribe to Business Standard.

Digital Editor

Business Standard is now on Telegram.
For insightful reports and views on business, markets, politics and other issues, subscribe to our official Telegram channel