News Results for Castings (CGS)

  • 14 Nov
    08:00
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Castings PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Castings PLC (LON:CGS) and cut its price target to 450p (from 480p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 08 Nov
    09:35
    Castings half-yearly profit rises despite softer customer demand in Q2

    Castings reported a rise in half-yearly profit even as softer customer demand in the second quarter of the year kept sales growth in check. For the six months ended 30 September 2019, pre-tax...

  • 03 Sep
    08:40
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Castings PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Castings PLC (LON:CGS) and cut its price target to 480p (from 520p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 22 Aug
    09:59
    Castings warns of 'slight' softening in demand from commercial vehicle customers

    Castings said it had experienced a slight softening in demand from the majority of its main commercial vehicle customers following a strong first quarter. The result of CNC Speedwell, meanwhile,...

  • 14 Jun
    09:00
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Castings PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Castings PLC (LON:CGS) and raised its price target to 520p (from 470p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided...

  • 12 Jun
    08:46
    Castings profits rise amid as foundry segment improves output

    Castings said pre-tax profits grew by more than quarter amid increase in output and improved profitability at its foundry segment. For the year ended 31 March 2019, profit before income tax and...

  • 01 May
    09:31
    Castings expects to report annual results ahead of market expectations following 'strong' demand

    Castings said it expected to report annual results ahead of market expectations following 'strong' demand during the second half of the financial year. The upbeat outlook comes as the foundries...

  • 14 Feb
    15:05
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Adam Vicary, Chief Executive Officer, bought 3,000 shares in the company on the 14th February 2019 at a price of 357.00p. The Director now holds 18,000 shares. Story provided by...

  • 11 Feb
    09:00
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Castings PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Castings PLC (LON:CGS) and raised its price target to 470p (from 460p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided...

  • 01 Oct
    08:00
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Castings PLC

    Peel Hunt today upgrades its investment rating on Castings PLC (LON:CGS) to buy (from hold). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk

  • 14 Aug
    13:23
    Castings expects machining business to post a loss

    Industrial manufacturing company Castings said it didn't see its machining business returning to profitability this financial year. Chairman Brian Cooke told the group's annual general meeting...

  • 26 Jun
    15:15
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Steve Mant, Financial Director, bought 4,000 shares in the company on the 26th June 2018 at a price of 417.90p. The Director now holds 5,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 26 Jun
    15:00
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Adam Vicary, Chief Executive Officer, bought 5,000 shares in the company on the 26th June 2018 at a price of 417.90p. The Director now holds 15,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 13 Jun
    14:20
    Castings profit falls amid losses at CNC Speedwell components unit

    Castings booked a fall in annual profit after contract delays sent its CNC Speedwell business, which provides components to the truck and auto industry, into the red. Pre-tax profit fell 24% to...

  • 11 Jan
    09:10
    Castings to take hit from project write-downs

    Castings said the performance of the foundry businesses continues to be in line with market expectations supported by steady demand from its commercial vehicle customer base. Castings said that...

  • 10 Nov
    11:40
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Brian Cooke, Chairman, bought 2,000 shares in the company on the 10th November 2017 at a price of 437.00p. The Director now holds 8,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 10 Nov
    11:35
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Brian Cooke, Chairman, bought 3,000 shares in the company on the 10th November 2017 at a price of 425.00p. The Director now holds 6,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 10 Nov
    07:06
    Castings first half profits fall despite higher sales

    Pre-tax profits at Castings fell to £5.9m in the six months to the end of September - down from £7.1m last time - but sales of £61.7m were up from £57.9m a year ago. The group said that as...

  • 03 Nov
    14:12
    Castings schedules results announcement

    Castings has confirmed that the Company intends to announce interim results for the six months ended 30 September on 10 November. At 2:12pm: (LON:CGS) Castings PLC share price was 0p at 466.5p...

  • 31 Oct
    08:00
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Castings PLC

    Peel Hunt today downgrades its investment rating on Castings PLC (LON:CGS) to hold (from add) and left its price target at 460p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Aug
    07:34
    Castings continues to see steady demand

    Demand from Castings' main customers remains steady, shareholders at the annual general meeting today will be told. Chairman Brian Cooke will say this represents a continuation of the outlook...

  • 15 Aug
    07:01
    FLASH: Castings sees steady demand

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 14 Jun
    09:27
    Castings revenues and profits fall

    Pre-tax profits at Castings fell to £15.9m in the year to the end of March - down from £19.7m last time. Revenues of £118.8m were down from £132.4m and gross profits fell to £30.2m from £34.0m....

  • 08 Jun
    08:39
    Castings schedules FY results

    Castings will announce its final results for the year ended 31 March on 14 June. At 8:39am: (LON:CGS) Castings PLC share price was -0.5p at 462p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 05 Apr
    08:30
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Castings PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its add investment rating on Castings PLC (LON:CGS) and raised its price target to 460p (from 410p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 11 Nov
    08:20
    Castings profits fall

    Castings posts profit before tax of £7.08 million for the six months to the end of September - down from £9.51m a year ago. Sales totalled £57.9m - down from £65.0m last time. An interim dividend...

  • 04 Nov
    08:18
    Castings schedules interims

    Castings will announce its results for the six months ended 30 September on 11 November. At 8:18am: (LON:CGS) Castings PLC share price was -2.25p at 415.13p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 16 Aug
    07:31
    Castings sees softening in demand

    Castings has seen a softening in demand from its main customers since its report in June, shareholders at the annual general meeting today will be told. Chairman Brian Cooke will say: "Our plan to...

  • 16 Aug
    07:13
    FLASH: Castings sees softening in demand

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Jun
    07:28
    Castings profits rise

    Castings saw revenues increase by 0.9% to £132.4 million in the year to the end of March of which 67% was exported (2015 - 67%). The revenue from the foundry operations to external customers...

  • 15 Jun
    07:03
    FLASH: Castings profits rise

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 08 Jun
    09:29
    Castings schedules FY results

    Castings will announce its final results for the year ended 31 March on 15 June. At 9:29am: (LON:CGS) Castings PLC share price was 0p at 445p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 13 Nov
    07:28
    Castings expects to meet market expectations

    Castings has reported that sales for the six months ended 30 September 2015 were £65.0m (2014 - £63.6m) with profit before tax of £9.51m (2014 - £8.34m). It says that sales revenue has been...

  • 18 Aug
    09:29
    Castings expects improved profits

    Castings expects profits to improve on last year's level, shareholders at the annual general meeting today will be told. Chairman Brian Cooke will say that sales volumes are still improving in...

  • 10 Jun
    09:10
    Castings operating profits fall

    Castings posts an operating profit of £17.4m for the year to the end of March - down from £21.6m in 2014. Group revenues fell by 4.5% to £131.3m of which 67% was exported, unchanged from...

  • 26 Feb
    13:05
    Castings board changes

    Castings has announced that Brian Cookw will become a non-executive director with effect from 31 March but continue in the role of chairman. C.P. King will not be seeking re-election as a...

  • 14 Nov
    09:07
    Castings pre-tax profits fall

    Interim sales and pre-tax profits at Castings were down on a year ago. Sales for the six months to the end 30 September fell to £63.6m - down from £65.9m - while pre-tax profits dropped to...

  • 19 Aug
    09:11
    Castings' sales below forecasts

    Castings' sales up to the end of July were below forecasts, shareholders at the annual general meeting later today will be told. Chairman Brian Cooke will say that following the statement in his...

  • 11 Jun
    09:05
    Castings pre-tax profits rise

    Castings posts pre-tax profits of £21.8m for the year to the end of March - up from £19.2m last time. Revenue increased by 12% to £137.5m of which 67% (2013: 65%) was exported. The dispatch...

  • 05 Mar
    11:11
    Director at Castings to retire

    Castings has announced that Graham Cooper, managing director at subsidiary company, William Lee, is to retire. He will leave the Group's Board at the end of September.has given notice that he will...

  • 19 Feb
    09:15
    Castings in line with market forecasts

    Castings expects full-year results will be in line with market forecasts although short-term variable demand has caused certain inefficiencies in its operation. An interim management statement...

  • 15 Nov
    09:14
    Castings pre-tax profits rise

    Castings posts pre-tax profits of £9.6m for the six months to the end of September - up from £9.1m last time. Revenues rose to £65.9m from £60.4m and operating profits increased to £9.5m from...

  • 13 Aug
    09:08
    Castings seeing improved demand

    Castings is still enjoying the improving demand from customers in the commercial vehicle industry and expects this to continue for the next few months. Shareholders at the annual general meeting...

  • 09 Jul
    16:45
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Gerard Wainwright, Non Executive Director, bought 25,000 shares in the company on the 9th July 2013 at a price of 392.50p. The Director now holds 84,241 shares. Story provided by...

  • 12 Jun
    09:40
    Castings turnover down 3% from record £126.3m

    Castings turnover fell to £122.2m in the year to the end of March - down 3% from last year's record £126.3m but the second highest int he group's history. And the group said that while pre-tax...

  • 12 Jun
    09:03
    FLASH: Castings turnover down 3% from record £126.3m

    At 9:03am: (LON:CGS) Castings share price was -6.13p at 335p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Feb
    09:05
    Castings marginally below current market forecasts

    Iron castings and machining group Castings expects full-year results will be marginally below current market expectations. The company says that since its last interim report there have been...

  • 21 Nov
    10:55
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Adam Vicary, Managing Director, bought 2,000 shares in the company on the 21st November 2012 at a price of 300.00p. The Director now holds 2,000 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in issue....

  • 16 Nov
    09:44
    Castings first half sales fall

    Castings sales for the six months to the end of September were £60.4m compared with £64.0m a year ago while profits before tax but after exceptional items slipped to £9.11m from £10.13m. The...

  • 16 Nov
    09:10
    FLASH: Castings first half sales fall

    At 9:10am: (LON:CGS) Castings share price was -23.75p at 322.5p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 14 Aug
    09:53
    Castings trading 'satisfactory'

    Castings expects trading to be satisfactory for at least the next three months and has had no indications of reductions in its customer schedules. But chairman Brian Cooke says the company must...

  • 20 Jun
    09:19
    Castings unveils record pre-tax profits

    Iron castings and machining group Castings posted record turnover and profits for the year to the end of March. Turnover rose to £126.3m - up from £105.4m - while pre-tax profits increased from...

  • 03 Apr
    15:34
    Castings confirms board changes

    Castings non-executive director Anthony Smith has resigned from the board of directors on retirement. Alec Jones has been appointed as a non-executive director at a board meeting today (3 April)....

  • 15 Feb
    09:59
    Castings marginally better than market forecasts

    Castings expects its full results tp be marginally better than market forecasts. But the company says it is impossible to make forecasts for next year in these uncertain times. At 9:59am:...

  • 15 Feb
    09:15
    FLASH: Castings marginally better than market forecasts

    At 9:15am: (LON:CGS) Castings share price was -7p at 320p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Jan
    09:40
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    David Gawthorpe, Chief Executive Officer, bought 1,083 shares in the company on the 26th January 2012 at a price of 262.00p. The Director now holds 29,379 shares. Story provided by...

  • 24 Nov
    09:50
    Castings pre-tax profits almost double

    Interim pre-tax profits at Castings almost doubled to £10.13m in the six months to the end of September - up from £5.12m last time. Revenues rose to £64.0m from £44.6m and gross profits increased...

  • 24 Nov
    09:04
    FLASH: Castings pre-tax profits almost double

    At 9:04am: (LON:CGS) Castings share price was +7p at 267.5p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 22 Aug
    14:25
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Brian Cooke, Chairman, bought 1,250 shares in the company on the 22nd August 2011 at a price of 297.00p. The Director now holds 1,956,636 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 16 Aug
    09:09
    Castings ahead of expectations

    Castings is ahead of expectation after encouraging trading in the first three months. But chairman Brian Cooke says while company has had no indication from its major customers of reductions in...

  • 19 Jul
    11:45
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Steve Mant, Financial Director, bought 1,000 shares in the company on the 19th July 2011 at a price of 334.00p. The Director now holds 1,000 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in issue....

  • 22 Jun
    09:33
    Castings pre-tax profits up at £15.5m

    Castings posts pre-tax profits of £15.5m for the year to the end of march - up from £9.8m last time - and the group is now operating at pre-recession levels. Operating profits rose to £15.3m from...

  • 22 Jun
    09:03
    FLASH: Castings pre-tax profits up at £15.5m

    At 9:03am: (LON:CGS) Castings share price was +9.25p at 344.25p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Mar
    17:45
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Gerard Wainwright, Non Executive Director, bought 8,039 shares in the company on the 15th March 2011 at a price of 270.00p. The Director now holds 58,039 shares. Story provided by...

  • 16 Feb
    09:15
    Castings expects FY to be marginally better than forecasts

    Castings expects year-end results to be marginally better than market forecasts. The company said it continued to see an improvement in customer demand. It also said plans for further development...

  • 26 Jan
    14:31
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Gerard Wainwright, Non Executive Director, bought 10,000 shares in the company on the 26th January 2011 at a price of 265.00p. The Director now holds 50,000 shares. Story provided by...

  • 25 Nov
    10:40
    Castings profits recover

    Castings has reported a strong rise in interim pre- tax profits for the six months to 30 September 2010 to £5.12m, up from £1.89m last time. The Board has maintained the interim dividend of 2.71p...

  • 25 Nov
    09:07
    FLASH: Castings pre-tax profits up at £5.12m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 10 Sep
    11:01
    Director Deals - Castings PLC (CGS)

    Brian Cooke, Chairman, bought 1,400 shares in the company on the 10th September 2010 at a price of 224.00p. The Director now holds 1,955,386 shares. NOTE: Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 17 Aug
    10:30
    Growing demand reported by Castings

    Castings says that demand for its products is continuing to grow. Chairman Brian Cooke states:"We are continuing to invest in new machines at CNC Speedwell in order to meet the increasing...

  • 17 Aug
    09:04
    FLASH: Demand for Castings' products continues to grow

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 23 Jun
    10:28
    Castings profits up on reduced turnover

    Castings has reported a pre-tax profit of £9.8m for the year to 31 March 2010 ( 2009 profit £3.6m). This is after crediting a net £2.0m in respect of one-off pension adjustments, and a net £0.2m...

  • 23 Jun
    09:05
    FLASH: Castings pre-tax profits up at £9.8m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 09 Mar
    16:36
    Director Deals - Castings P.l.c. (CGS)

    Brian Cooke, Chairman, bought 3,000 shares in the company on the 9th March 2010 at a price of 184.00p. The Director now holds 1,953,986 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in issue. NOTE:...

  • 16 Feb
    10:01
    Castings sees small increase in demand

    Castings has seen a small increase in demand since November but it does expect a return to full volumes for some time. It says this depends on new orders and economic improvements throughout...

  • 25 Jan
    10:26
    Director Deals - Castings P.l.c. (CGS)

    Gerard Wainwright, Non Executive Director bought 10,000 shares in the company on the 25th January 2010 at a price of 174.00p. Story provided by Business Financial Newswire

  • 09 Oct
    07:55
  • 18 Aug
    12:45
    Castings production pick up

    Castings says there has been some pick up in customer orders and production levels have increased from the previously reproted 40% of capacity up to 50%. Chairman Brian Cook says that half year...

  • 24 Jun
    09:15
    FLASH: Castings profits fall as demand slumps

    Pre-tax profits at Castings fell to £3.6m in the year to the end of March from £16.6m last time. Revenue fell to £84.8m from £97.4m and cash and cash equivalents were down from £31.5m to £15.8m....

  • 12 Feb
    09:55
    FLASH: Castings warns of more job losses

    Iron castings and machining group Castings plc warns that it will have to shed more jobs unless trading conditions improve. The firm says demands have been at a very low level especially over the...

  • 23 May
    10:58
    Castings cracks up

    Full year profits drop and current trading below last year's level Castings posted a drop in full year profits and said present trading is below last year's levels. Its shares fell 2% to 165p. It...

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