This excerpt taken from the LUX 6-K filed Jan 31, 2006.
Forecast for fiscal year 2006
Luxottica Group, based on a 1 = US$1.2444 average exchange rate for the full year, in line with the actual average exchange rate for fiscal year 2005, forecasts the following consolidated results for fiscal year 2006(7):
Sales of between 4.7 billion and 4.8 billion, or an increase of between 8 and 10 percent
Earnings per share of between 0.89 and 0.91 (earnings per ADS of between US$1.11 and US$1.13), or an increase of between 18 and 20 percent
Luxottica Groups consolidated results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2005 were approved today by its Board of Directors.