Member access

4-Traders Homepage  >  Shares  >  Swiss Exchange  >  The Swatch Group SA    UHR   CH0012255151

THE SWATCH GROUP SA (UHR)

136
Delayed Quote. Delayed BATS EUROPE - 05/22 05:29:50 pm
391.2500 CHF   -3.11%
04/09 SWATCH : JAEGER BOMB: Bond Street's watch explosion continues
04/04 Swiss launch of Apple Watch hit by patent issue - TV
03/27 SWATCH : CEO optimistic on 2015 sales, shares jump
SummaryQuotesChartsNewsAnalysisCalendarCompanyFinancialsConsensusRevisions 
News SummaryMost relevantAll newsSector news 

Swiss Watch Exports Rise 21.5% In February

03/22/2012 | 02:15am US/Eastern

Swiss watch exports rose 21.5% on year in February, driven by continued strong demand in Asia and recovering sales in the U.S., data released Thursday by Switzerland's customs office showed.

The value of watch exports reached CHF1.64 billion ($1.80 billion) in February, 21.5% higher in real terms than in the same month a year earlier. In nominal terms, the increase was 19.7%.

Swatch Group AG (UHR.VX), Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA (CFR.VX) and privately held Rolex are the main producers in the Swiss watch market.

Shares in Swatch closed Wednesday at CHF426.10, up 21% since the start of 2012. Those in Richemont closed at CHF57.85, up 22% so far this year.

-By John Revill, Dow Jones Newswires; +41 43 443 8046; john.revill@dowjones.com

--Marta Falconi contributed to this report.

React to this article
Latest news on THE SWATCH GROUP SA
05/07 SWATCH : "Adjustable Link" in Patent Application Approval Process
04/29 SWATCH : Patent Issued for System for Connecting a Bracelet to a Watch Case
04/23 SWATCH : Patent Issued for System for Connecting a Bracelet to a Watch Case
04/11 SWATCH : It's Time for Youth
04/09 SWATCH : JAEGER BOMB: Bond Street's watch explosion continues
04/04 Swiss launch of Apple Watch hit by patent issue - TV
03/27 SWATCH : CEO optimistic on 2015 sales, shares jump
03/23 Analysis - Luxury brands hedge their bets with smartwatches
03/20 Luxury brands hedge their bets with smartwatches
03/19 Tag Heuer, Intel challenge Apple with Android smartwatch
Advertisement
Chart
Duration : Period :
The Swatch Group SA Technical Analysis Chart | UHR | CH0012255151 | 4-Traders
Income Statement Evolution
More Financials