By  on December 1, 2010

PARIS — Carrefour SA said Tuesday it had underestimated the impact of one-off charges in Brazil resulting from an audit, and they would now total 550 million euros, or $725.5 million at current exchange rates, instead of the initially reported sum of 180 million euros, or $237.5 million.

The disclosure sent shares down more than 7 percent in morning trading on the Paris Bourse.

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