Company News 

Dunelm gives cause for hope

Dunelm gives cause for hope

Dunelm's (DNLM) shares enjoyed double-digit growth on the day the homeware retailer revealed improved sales during third quarter trading. Overall like-for-like sales grew by 4.6 per cent year on year, compared with a 2.2 per cent contraction during the prior year period. That was led by core online business, where sales grew by more than a third. Encouragingly, Dunelm's stores posted a 1.2 per cent rise in like-for-like sales, building on 3.5 per cent growth during the first half.    

To continue reading, subscribe today

and enjoy unlimited access to the following:

  • Tips of the Week
  • Funds coverage
  • Weekly features on big investment themes
  • Trading ideas
  • Comprehensive companies coverage
  • Economic analysis
Subscribe
Subscribe to Investors Chronicle

Subscribe today

Full access for just £3.37 a week:

• Tips and recommendations - to beat the market 
• Portfolio clinic & Mr Bearbull - build a well-planned portfolio 
• Expert tools - track and manage investments effortlessly
• Plus free delivery to your home or office

Subscribe Now