Currency Woes Could Lower Unilever's Sales Growth

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April 23, 2014 AT 4:32 AM
Unilever will be announcing its results for its first quarter fiscal year 2014 on Thursday. The Anglo-Dutch consumer goods company ended 2013 with a robust 4.1% year-over-year increase in fourth quarter underlying sales (sales from continuing operations excluding acquisitions, disposals and currency movements). Emerging markets led the growth with a 8.4% increase in underlying sales.