QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)
Registration Number: 2013/208598/06
Share Code: QFH
ISIN Code: ZAE000193686
(‘Quantum Foods’ or ‘the Company’)
Further to the trading update released on SENS on 13 February 2019, shareholders are
hereby advised that for the six-month period ending 31 March 2019 a reasonable degree of
certainty exists that:
– headline earnings per share (‘HEPS’) of the Company will be at least 42%, or 34.5
cents per share lower than reported in the comparable period; and
– earnings per share (‘EPS’) of the Company will be at least 42%, or 34.6 cents per
share lower than reported in the comparable period.
This implies that for the six months ending 31 March 2019 HEPS is expected to be lower than
48.0 cents per share and EPS is expected to be lower than 47.8 cents per share, compared
to HEPS of 82.5 cents per share and EPS of 82.4 cents per share reported in the comparable
period that ended 31 March 2018.
A further trading statement will be issued as soon as there is a reasonable degree of certainty
as to the likely range within which the Company’s HEPS and EPS is expected to decrease.
The results for the six months ending 31 March 2019 is expected to be published on SENS
on or about 23 May 2019.
The financial information on which this trading update is based, has not been reviewed or
reported on by the Company´s external auditors.
14 March 2019
Date: 14/03/2019 09:50:00 Produced by the JSE SENS Department. The SENS service is an information dissemination service administered by the JSE Limited (‘JSE’).
The JSE does not, whether expressly, tacitly or implicitly, represent, warrant or in any way guarantee the truth, accuracy or completeness of
the information published on SENS. The JSE, their officers, employees and agents accept no liability for (or in respect of) any direct,
indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damage of any kind or nature, howsoever arising, from the use of SENS or the use of, or reliance on,
information disseminated through SENS.