Results 

DS Smith treads “difficult macro environment”

DS Smith treads “difficult macro environment”

DS Smith's (SMDS) reported an increase in half-year pre-tax profits despite a mixed regional picture for the packaging business, with strong performances in Southern and Eastern Europe offsetting declines in adjusted operating profit in Northern Europe and North America.

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