British Land company plc

The British Land Company PLC – Increase Dividend

The British Land Company PLC (LON: BLND) announced today that the first interim dividend payment for the quarter ended 30 June 2019 will be 7.9825 pence per share, an increase of 3% on the first interim dividend last year. The first interim dividend will be paid on 08 November 2019 to shareholders on the register at close of business on …

Taylor Wimpey plc – Appoint Robert Noel as Independent Non Executive Director

The Board of Taylor Wimpey plc (LON: TW.) has today announced that Robert Noel will be appointed as an Independent Non Executive Director with effect from 1 October 2019. Rob is a Chartered Surveyor with over thirty years’ experience in the property sector, including from 2012 to date as the CEO of Land Securities Group PLC. He was previously Property …

SSE Plc

SSE plc Early Despite challenges confident remain on track

SSE plc (LON: SSE) announced today that its Annual General Meeting will take place later today in Perth. This trading statement: · Provides an overview of the performance of SSE’s businesses in the first quarter of this financial year; · States that SSE’s outlook for the financial year 2019/20 remains unchanged from the outlook given in May 2019, despite lower …

BAE Systems plc – Tax provisions

BAE Systems (LON: BA.) announced today that following agreements reached in respect of overseas tax matters a one off non-cash benefit has been recognised to 2019 earnings per share. In addition, following review of April’s EU Commission’s decision that concluded the UK’s Controlled Foreign Company regime partially represents State Aid, the Group has recognised a provision for the estimated exposure. …

Johnson Matthey PLC AGM trading update

Johnson Matthey PLC (LON:JMAT) will hold its Annual General Meeting today at 11.00 am in London and has issued the following trading update ahead of the meeting. Robust sales with full year guidance unchanged In the first quarter, sales were flat at constant currency. Sales growth in Clean Air was offset by lower sales in Efficient Natural Resources and Health, …

Severn Trent Plc Trading Update for the period 1st April to 17th July 2019

Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT), a leading water and wastewater company in the UK, today announced a trading update for the period to 17 July 2019. Financials on track Overall, we have made a good start to the financial year and there has been no material change to current year business performance or outlook since the full-year 2018/19 results presentation on …

Johnson Matthey PLC John Walker to retire; succeeded by Joan Braca

Speaking on behalf of Johnson Matthey PLC (LON:JMAT) today, Robert MacLeod, Chief Executive announced the following leadership changes: After a distinguished 35-year career with Johnson Matthey, John Walker, Executive Director and Sector Chief Executive, Clean Air will retire from the company and step down from the board on 31st March 2020. John has successfully led the Clean Air Sector through …

Fresnillo PLC 2019 Q2 Production Report

Octavio Alvídrez, Chief Executive Officer, said: “Production has continued to recover towards target levels since the first quarter as we begin to see the positive impact of operational measures and investments we have made into infrastructure, equipment and infill drilling, in particular at our Fresnillo and Saucito mines. The improvement and growth initiatives at all our operations, combined with the …