News Results for Dialight (DIA)

  • 03 Aug
    08:51
    Dialight losses widen in H1 as Covid-19 impact dims demand

    LED lighting supplier Dialight reported wider first-half losses owing to a coronavirus-led fall in revenue. For the period ended 30 June 2020, pre-tax losses widened to £6m from £3.8m on-year...

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

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and raised its price target to 300p (from 180p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data...

  • 16 Jun
    10:01
    Dialight performance to be 'significantly' weighted to second half of the year

    Led lighting manufacturer Dialight said it expected performance would be 'significantly' weighted to the second of the year following coronavirus-led disruptions to output. The order book was...

  • 29 Apr
    14:55
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Fariyal Khanbabi, Chief Executive Officer, bought 5,089 shares in the company on the 29th April 2020 at a price of 196.50p. The Director now holds 12,389 shares. Story provided by...

  • 29 Apr
    09:48
    Dialight resumes manufacturing on reduced capacity in Malaysia, Mexico

    LED lighting solutions company Dialight said all its manufacturing facilities would be operational, albeit on reduced capacity, following the nod to reopen factories from governments in Malaysia...

  • 21 Apr
    09:55
    Dialight flags hit to outlook amid coronavirus-led disruptions in lightening business

    LED lighting solutions provider Dialight flagged a significant hit to its outlook from the Covid-19 impact and reported softening demand in its lighting business. 'Our current expectations for...

  • 24 Mar
    12:35
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Fariyal Khanbabi, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 1,192 shares in the company on the 19th March 2020 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 7,300 shares. Story provided by...

  • 16 Mar
    09:20
    Dialight swings to loss as costs jump after decision to bring production in house

    Lighting products provider Dialight swung to a loss on a sharp uptick in costs after the company ditched its outsource manufacturer and brought production in house. For the year ended 31 December...

  • 16 Mar
    09:10
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and cut its price target to 220p (from 350p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided...

  • 05 Aug
    08:54
    Dialight swings to loss as lower demand hurts lighting revenues

    Dialight swung to a half-yearly loss blaming weaker lighting revenues on some softening of end markets and delayed market share recovery. For the six months ended June, the company reported a...

  • 02 Jul
    11:20
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and cut its price target to 350p (from 410p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided...

  • 28 May
    11:50
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Fariyal Khanbabi, Financial Director, exercised 1,192 shares in the company on the 23rd May 2019 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 6,675 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 28 May
    11:50
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Fariyal Khanbabi, Financial Director, sold post-exercise 567 shares in the company on the 23rd May 2019 at a price of 534.00p. The Director now holds 6,108 shares. NOTE: Sold to meet tax...

  • 04 Mar
    08:10
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and raised its price target to 410p (from 395p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data...

  • 21 Dec
    14:35
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    David Thomas, Non Executive Director, bought 4,700 shares in the company on the 21st December 2018 at a price of 323.00p. The Director now holds 5,994 shares. Story provided by...

  • 17 Dec
    09:00
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Martin Rapp, Non Executive Director, bought 20,000 shares in the company on the 14th December 2018 at a price of 306.00p. The Director now holds 46,000 shares. NOTE: Average price Story provided...

  • 06 Dec
    09:10
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and cut its price target to 395p (from 550p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided...

  • 19 Nov
    10:07
    Dialight says 2014 insurance claim was related to an oilfield worker incident

    Dialight confirmed Monday an insurance claim made against the company in 2014 was related to an oilfield worker involved in an accident while working on a drill rig in Schuylkill County, PA....

  • 06 Sep
    13:10
    Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Berenberg today reaffirms its sell investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and cut its price target to 420p (from 530p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided...

  • 09 Aug
    14:55
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Steve Good, Non Executive Director, bought 7,500 shares in the company on the 8th August 2018 at a price of 560.00p. The Director now holds 7,500 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 30 Jul
    08:30
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and cut its price target to 550p (from 600p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided...

  • 17 Apr
    09:40
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and set its price target at 600p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 14 Mar
    13:00
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Stephen Bird , Non Executive Director, bought 3,728 shares in the company on the 14th March 2018 at a price of 525.00p. The Director now holds 41,728 shares. Story provided by...

  • 05 Mar
    08:00
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and set its price target at 600p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 26 Feb
    14:38
    Dialight posts modest profit as production issues bite

    LED lighting specialist Dialight said it swung to a modest profit in 2017 after revenue was kept flat by production problems. The company booked a pre-tax profit of £3.0m, compared to a £3.8m loss...

  • 26 Feb
    13:00
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and raised its price target to 600p (from 565p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data...

  • 10 Jan
    15:50
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Wayne Edmunds, Chairman, bought 12,000 shares in the company on the 9th January 2018 at a price of 592.97p. The Director now holds 12,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 09 Jan
    14:20
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Stephen Bird , Non Executive Director, bought 10,000 shares in the company on the 9th January 2018 at a price of 590.00p. The Director now holds 38,000 shares. Story provided by...

  • 08 Jan
    14:50
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Martin Rapp, Non Executive Director, bought 12,500 shares in the company on the 8th January 2018 at a price of 573.00p. The Director now holds 26,000 shares. Story provided by...

  • 08 Jan
    11:48
    FTSE flat after disappointing house prices data

    The FTSE 100 was subdued on Monday as weaker housebuilders offset rising banks. House price growth slowed from 2.3% in October and November to 1.3% growth in the quarter to December as building...

  • 08 Jan
    07:13
    Dialight appoints new CEO after disappointing performance

    Industrial LED lighting technology group Dialight chief executive Michael Sutsko has stepped down from the role and from the board with immediate effect. The group said Martin ('Marty') Rapp -...

  • 15 Dec
    09:40
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and cut its price target to 565p (from 720p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 14 Dec
    14:17
    Dialight warns on decline in production shartfalls

    Dialight said it has continued to experience production volume shortfalls at its plant in Guadalajara, Mexico. Following the most recent unexpected update from its manufacturing partner, the Board...

  • 02 Nov
    15:35
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Michael Sutsko, Chief Executive Officer, bought 6,820 shares in the company on the 31st October 2017 at a price of 649.00p. The Director now holds 11,489 shares. NOTE: Average price over 3...

  • 25 Oct
    10:10
    Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Berenberg today reaffirms its sell investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and cut its price target to 530p (from 620p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 24 Oct
    10:50
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and cut its price target to 720p (from 920p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 23 Oct
    07:07
    Dialight considering reinstating dividends

    Dialight expects EBIT for the year to the end of December to be in the range of £13.5m to £15.5m due to short-term production challenges. The group said that since its interim results, it had...

  • 06 Sep
    11:00
    Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Berenberg today initiates coverage of Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) with a sell investment rating and price target of 620p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 24 Jul
    09:36
    Dialight underlying operating profits rise

    Underlying operating profits at Dialight rose to £6.5m in the six months to the end of June - up from £4.2m last time. Revenues increased to £92.7m from £79.8m and underlying basic earnings per...

  • 06 Mar
    14:05
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Fariyal Khanbabi, Financial Director, exercised 10,445 shares in the company on the 3rd March 2017 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 10,445 shares. Story provided by...

  • 06 Mar
    14:05
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Fariyal Khanbabi, Financial Director, sold post-exercise 4,962 shares in the company on the 3rd March 2017 at a price of 1031.00p. The Director now holds 5,483 shares. Story provided by...

  • 27 Feb
    07:42
    Dialight underlying profits rise

    Dialight posts underlying operating profits of £13.1m for the year to the end of December - up from £6.1m in 2015. Revenues of £182.2m were up by 13% (2% at constant currency) while order intake...

  • 27 Feb
    07:05
    FLASH: Dialight underlying profits rise

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 09 Jan
    07:35
    Dialight brings forward FY results date

    Dialight will release its 2016 full year results on 27 February - a day earlier than previously stated. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 22 Dec
    17:50
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Gaelle Hotellier, Non Executive Director, bought 882 shares in the company on the 22nd December 2016 at a price of 815.00p. The Director now holds 882 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in...

  • 08 Dec
    10:30
    Broker Forecast - Macquarie issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Macquarie today reaffirms its neutral investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and raised its price target to 724p (from 519p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 07 Dec
    11:30
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today upgrades its investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) to buy (from hold) and raised its price target to 900p (from 550p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Dec
    14:18
    Dialight upgraded by Investec

    Equity research analysts at Investec have upgraded their recommendation on Dialight (LON:DIA) to 'buy' from 'hold' after the light emitting diode (LED) designer's margins came in ahead of...

  • 06 Dec
    09:20
    Broker Forecast - Investec issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Investec today upgrades its investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) to buy (from hold) and raised its price target to 850p (from 710p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Dec
    07:27
    Dialight continues to make good progress

    LED lighting technology company Dialight says it continues to make good progress implementing its strategy to fundamentally improve the group's operating model and thus position itself for...

  • 06 Dec
    07:18
    FLASH: Dialight continues to make good progress

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 25 Nov
    08:10
    Broker Forecast - N+1 Singer issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    N+1 Singer today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and raised its price target to 800p (from 660p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Nov
    15:05
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Michael Sutsko, Chief Executive Officer, bought 4,669 shares in the company on the 4th November 2016 at a price of 675.00p. The Director now holds 4,669 shares. Story provided by...

  • 03 Nov
    07:59
    Dialight on track

    Dialight is targeting a modest constant currency revenue performance, with reported revenue to benefit from a positive FX impact. The group says its trading performance for the full year remains...

  • 03 Nov
    07:03
    FLASH: Dialight remains on track

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Oct
    07:55
    Dialight strengthens its board

    Dialight has appointed Gaelle Hotellier as a non-executive director. Hotellier will join the audit and nominations committees with David Blood stepping down from the audit committee on the same...

  • 05 Aug
    17:30
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Martin Rapp, Non Executive Director, bought 7,024 shares in the company on the 4th August 2016 at a price of 586.80p. The Director now holds 7,024 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 05 Aug
    17:30
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Martin Rapp, Non Executive Director, bought 4,976 shares in the company on the 4th August 2016 at a price of 585.00p. The Director now holds 13,500 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 02 Aug
    09:23
    Dialight underlying operating profits up

    Dialight reports a resilient first half performance and good progress with its plan to seek to drive long term profit growth and cash generation. Revenues fell to £79.8m from £80.6m but...

  • 02 Aug
    07:15
    FLASH: Dialight underlying operating profits up

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Apr
    15:35
    Dialight resolutions passed at AGM

    Dialight has confirmed that all resolutions proposed at its annual general meeting today were passed on a show of hands. At 3:35pm: (LON:DIA) Dialight PLC share price was +5p at 565p Story...

  • 26 Apr
    11:10
    Broker Forecast - Investec issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Investec today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and raised its price target to 700p (from 645p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Apr
    09:13
    Dialight on track

    Demand for Dialight's products within the Lighting segment remained in line with management expectations, shareholders at the annual general meeting today will be told. The board continues to...

  • 26 Apr
    07:03
    FLASH: Dialight on track

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 08 Mar
    15:10
    Broker Forecast - Investec issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Investec today upgrades its investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) to buy (from hold) and raised its price target to 645p (from 585p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 08 Mar
    12:50
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today downgrades its investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) to hold (from add) and left its price target at 500p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 08 Mar
    09:14
    Dialight underlying profits fall after difficult year

    Dialight's underlying operating profits fell to GBP6.1m in the year to the end of December - down from GBP18.1m in 2014. Revenues rose to GBP161.4m from GBP159.8m but underlying operating margins...

  • 08 Mar
    07:15
    FLASH: Dialight underlying profits fall

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 25 Jan
    07:37
    Dialight appoints chairman

    Dialight has appointed Wayne Edmunds as chairman. He will join the board with effect from today to succeed Bill Ronald, who gave notice on 27 July of his intention to stand down as chairman and...

  • 25 Jan
    07:01
    FLASH: Dialight appoints chairman

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Jan
    13:10
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its add investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and cut its price target to 500p (from 600p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Jan
    12:30
    Broker Forecast - Cantor Fitzgerald issues a broker note on Dialight PLC

    Cantor Fitzgerald today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Dialight PLC (LON:DIA) and set its price target at 500p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Jan
    07:43
    Dialight in line with forecasts

    LED lighting technology company Dialight expects underlying operating profit for the year ended 31 December to be in line with consensus market estimates. The group says this is despited revenue...

  • 15 Jan
    07:09
    FLASH: Dialight in line with forecasts

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 05 Jan
    14:13
    Dialight appoints corporate broker and adviser

    Dialight has appointed Investec Bank as the company's corporate broker and financial adviser with immediate effect. At 2:13pm: (LON:DIA) Dialight PLC share price was +3.25p at 462.5p Story...

  • 07 Aug
    07:14
    Dialight to axe jobs

    Dialight is to cut around 130 jobs - 12% of the group's total workforce, excluding direct labour - to cut costs. The roles expected to be made redundant span all of the group's countries of...

  • 07 Aug
    07:09
    FLASH: Dialight to axe jobs

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 28 Jul
    17:45
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Stephen Bird , Non Executive Director, bought 8,000 shares in the company on the 28th July 2015 at a price of 410.00p. The Director now holds 28,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 28 Jul
    14:40
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Bill Ronald, Chairman, bought 5,150 shares in the company on the 27th July 2015 at a price of 455.00p. The Director now holds 31,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director deals...

  • 27 Jul
    08:31
    Dialight underlying operating profits fall

    Dialight's underlying operating profits fell to £1.7m in the six months to the end of June - 74% down on last time (75% down at constant currencies). Group revenues rose by 14% - up 9% at...

  • 01 Jul
    09:14
    Generation co-founder joins Dialight board

    Dialight has appointed David Blood as a non-executive director with immediate effect. Blood is the senior partner at Generation Investment Management LLP, a London-based investment firm he...

  • 10 Jun
    08:52
    FTSE dips on banks, house builders as SBRY rises

    FTSE indices were lower despite the market reacting positively to qualitative aspects of Sainsbury's disappointing Q1 sales numbers, which proved a boon for sector rivals. The Greece debt soap...

  • 10 Jun
    08:16
    Dialight warns

    Dialight has warned that underlying operating profit for 2015 will be significantly below expectations and that the results for the first half will be less than the prior year. Dialight's annual...

  • 28 May
    07:51
    Dialight appoints CEO

    Dialight has appointed Michael Sutsko as group chief executive. Sutsko joins the board from Laird, where he was latterly president of the performance materials division, one of Laird plc's two...

  • 28 May
    07:05
    FLASH: Dialight appoints CEO

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Apr
    13:36
    Dialight resolutions passed at AGM

    Dialight has confirmed that all resolutions proposed at its annual general meeting today were passed. At 1:36pm: (LON:DIA) Dialight PLC share price was -36.25p at 758.75p Story provided by...

  • 15 Apr
    07:50
    Dialight encouraged by strong demand

    LED lighting specialist Dialight has reiterated full year forecasts although operating profits will be weighted more towards the second half than in previous years. A statement issued ahead of...

  • 15 Apr
    07:14
    FLASH: Dialight encouraged by strong demand

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 02 Mar
    07:33
    Dialight revenues up

    Dialight's group revenue rose by 22% to £159.8m in the year to the end of December (2013: £131.2m) - an increase of 25% at constant currency. Lighting segment revenue rose 46% to £99.9m (2013:...

  • 02 Mar
    07:19
    FLASH: Dialight revenues up

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 16 Jan
    07:50
    Dialight on track

    Dialight expects its results for the year ended 31 December will be in line with market forecasts. The company - a leading manufacturer of LED lighting solutions for use in hazardous and...

  • 16 Jan
    07:02
    FLASH: Dialight on track

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 19 Nov
    09:00
    Dialight expectations unchanged

    Dialight is encouraged by the strong demand for LED lighting that it has experienced in recent months and its expectations for the full year remain unchanged. An interim management statement...

  • 19 Nov
    07:23
    FLASH: Dialight expectations unchanged

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 08 Sep
    15:08
    Dialight group FD joins board

    Dialight has announced that Fariyal Khanbabi has joined the board as group finance director today - earlier than her previously announced commencement date of 29 September. At 3:08pm: (LON:DIA)...

  • 21 Jul
    09:15
    Dialight underlying operating profits up

    Dialight - a leader in applied LED technology - reports underlying operating profits of £6.5m for the six months to the end of June compared with 5.5m last time and 26% up at constant currencies....

  • 21 Jul
    07:28
    FLASH: Dialight underlying operating profit up 26%

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Feb
    12:15
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Roy Burton, Chief Executive Officer, has transferred in 65,429 shares in the company on the 25th February 2014 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 404,427 shares. NOTE: Vesting Story...

  • 26 Feb
    12:15
    Director Deals - Dialight PLC (DIA)

    Roy Burton, Chief Executive Officer, has transferred in 65,429 shares in the company on the 25th February 2014 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 404,427 shares. NOTE: Vesting Story...

  • 24 Feb
    07:40
    Dialight revenues up

    LED technology specialist Dialight said revenue rose to £131.2m from £115.1m in the year to end-December, with underlying profit £14.5m, down from £19.6m. · Lighting revenues increased by...

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