Kerry Group’s share price shot up by almost 6% on the back of strong first-half earnings and revenue growth, positive full-year guidance, and the company claiming it is well-positioned to ride out any market disruptions borne by Brexit or global trade tensions.
: On the face of it this is a big boost for Dublin hurling as two colleges who have never reached the Fitzgibbon Cup final hammer it out in the semi-finals next week and the appearance of either DIT or DCU in the decider will be hailed in the capital.
Kerry Group shares dipped marginally and Merrion Stockbrokers reiterated its ‘hold’ recommendation on the stock, yesterday, despite the Tralee-based food giant announcing a US acquisition and a strong organic growth outlook for the next five years.
A University of Limerick (UL) researcher has been given €1.5m for pioneering work on generating clean energy through photosynthesis — the only Irish scientist granted by the European Research Council (ERC) in the physical science field this year.
A single punch after a day spent celebrating the drawn Cork-Kerry Munster final in pubs left a man with permanent physical injuries — but the emotional trauma on the wider family was just as bad, the Circuit Criminal Court in Tralee was told.
Goalkeeper Brian Kelly, Aidan O’Mahony, and Jonathan Lyne are the three inclusions as Kerry opt against wholesale changes for tomorrow’s visit of Roscommon to Fitzgerald Stadium in Division 1 of the Allianz Football League (2pm).