News Results for Flutter Entertainment (FLTR)

  • 09:01
    Flutter profits fall as regulatory clampdown weighs

    UK bookmaker Flutter said profits fell by more than a third a quarter as a regulatory clampdown in the UK kept a lid on growth. For the 12 months ended 31 December 2019, pre-tax profit fell 38%...

  • 26 Feb
    12:20
    Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Filtrona

    Jefferies International today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Filtrona (LON:FLTR) and raised its price target to 13500p (from 9500p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts...

  • 19 Feb
    16:37
    FTSE holds onto gains as risk appetite returns

    UK stocks maintained their gains into the close on Wednesday after investors adopted a 'risk-on' attitude in the hope of more Chinese stimulus measures to counter the impact of the coronavirus on...

  • 18 Feb
    07:09
    Flutter Entertainment gets Australia competition nod for Star acquisition

    Gambling company Flutter Entertainment said Australia's competition regulator had granted informal approval for its $6bn acquisition of online poker business The Stars Group. The proposed...

  • 14 Feb
    08:30
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Filtrona

    Peel Hunt today downgrades its investment rating on Filtrona (LON:FLTR) to reduce (from hold) and cut its price target to 8040p (from 8500p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker...

  • 29 Jan
    10:30
    Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Filtrona

    HSBC today downgrades its investment rating on Filtrona (LON:FLTR) to reduce (from hold) and raised its price target to 8100p (from 7900p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts...

  • 17 Jan
    15:50
    Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Filtrona

    UBS today downgrades its investment rating on Filtrona (LON:FLTR) to sell (from neutral) and raised its price target to 7250p (from 6950p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts...

  • 17 Jan
    12:10
    Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Filtrona

    Berenberg today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Filtrona (LON:FLTR) and raised its price target to 8500p (from 6500p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided...

  • 10 Jan
    09:20
    Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Filtrona

    Deutsche Bank today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Filtrona (LON:FLTR) and raised its price target to 8900p (from 8300p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data...

  • 15 Nov
    16:20
    Director Deals - Filtrona (FLTR)

    Zillah Byng-Thorne, Non Executive Director, sold 930 shares in the company on the 1st October 2019 at a price of 6598.28p. The Director now holds 1,000 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in...

  • 08 Nov
    10:50
    Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Filtrona

    JP Morgan Cazenove today reaffirms its neutral investment rating on Filtrona (LON:FLTR) and cut its price target to 8300p (from 8600p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data...

  • 07 Nov
    08:58
    Flutter Entertainment upgrades guidance on US business as revenue rises 10% in Q3

    Flutter Entertainment said third-quarter revenue grew 10%, amid growth in both its sports and gaming segments. The company also raised its US guidance, expecting an EBITDA loss in the range of...

  • 28 Oct
    08:20
    Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Filtrona

    RBC Capital Markets today initiates coverage of Filtrona (LON:FLTR) with a outperform investment rating and price target of 9000p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data...

  • 11 Oct
    10:50
    Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Filtrona

    JP Morgan Cazenove today initiates coverage of Filtrona (LON:FLTR) with a neutral investment rating and price target of 8600p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided...

  • 04 Oct
    08:20
    Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Filtrona

    Deutsche Bank today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Filtrona (LON:FLTR) and raised its price target to 8300p (from 6000p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data...

  • 03 Oct
    08:20
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Filtrona

    Peel Hunt today upgrades its investment rating on Filtrona (LON:FLTR) to hold (from reduce) and raised its price target to 8500p (from 6000p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker...

  • 02 Oct
    16:42
    FTSE records biggest drop in three years

    The FTSE 100 slumped dramatically on Wednesday as worries over manufacturing slowdowns, Brexit negotiations, more US tariffs and fears about a looming global recession weighed on investors. US and...

  • 02 Oct
    12:00
    FTSE plunges on global recession worries

    UK stocks fell to their lowest in over a month on Wednesday as a major manufacturing slowdown in the US left many investors resigned to a probable recession in the global economy. While talk of...

  • 02 Oct
    09:05
    FTSE opens 1.2% lower as weak US data stokes growth fears

    UK stocks opened substantially lower on Wednesday as markets continued to reel from disappointing US manufacturing data that stoked global growth fears. At 0852, the benchmark FTSE 100 index was...

  • 02 Oct
    08:14
    Flutter Entertainment, The Stars Group agree terms of merger

    Flutter Entertainment and The Stars Group announced that they had reached agreement on the terms of a merger. The combination would bring together two complementary businesses to ‘create a global...

  • 10 Sep
    09:50
    Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Filtrona

    Barclays Capital today reaffirms its equal weight investment rating on Filtrona (LON:FLTR) and cut its price target to 6700p (from 6800p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts...

  • 07 Aug
    16:42
    FTSE closes higher after bad start to US markets

    UK stocks closed higher on Wednesday after days of decline following an easing of tensions between the US and China. But the UK's leading FTSE 100 index had dipped in afternoon trading after a bad...

  • 07 Aug
    11:58
    FTSE gains momentum as yuan stabilises

    UK stocks gained further momentum in mid-morning trading on Wednesday as China made moves to stabilise its currency, calming markets across the world. At 1156, the benchmark FTSE 100 index was up...

  • 07 Aug
    08:23
    Flutter profits down 24% as higher taxes, costs weigh

    UK bookmaker Flutter said profits fell by nearly a quarter blaming higher taxes and costs. For the six months ended 30 June 2019, pre-tax profits fell 24% to £81m, while revenue increased 18% to...

  • 03 Jul
    16:35
    FTSE 100 takes cue from positive US open

    The FTSE 100 has taken its cue from the US as it closed 0.7% higher at 7,611.27. In the US, the S&P 500 opened 0.3% higher at 2,973.01, driven by healthcare stocks and bets from investors that...

  • 03 Jul
    11:58
    FTSE hits year high, led by Paddy Power owner

    The FTSE 100 has hit a year high after edging over the 7,600 mark for the first time since last August. Sterling weakness has continued to benefit the UK's leading basket of stocks, along with...

  • 02 Jul
    12:00
    Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Filtrona

    Deutsche Bank today initiates coverage of Filtrona (LON:FLTR) with a hold investment rating and price target of 5750p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 28 May
    09:54
    Flutter Entertainment completes name change from Paddy Power Betfair

    Flutter Entertainment announced that its change of name from Paddy Power Betfair to Flutter Entertainment came into effect on 27 May. As a result, the company confirmed that as of 28 May, its...

  • 10 Jun
    10:44
    Alison Evans promoted at Filtrona

    Filtrona has announced the appointment of Alison Evans as managing director of coated and security products. She joined Filtrona in 1998 as finance director of the PP Payne business, following...

  • 06 Jun
    07:22
    Filtrona to be re-branded Essentra

    Filtrona will be renamed Essentra with effect from 26 June. Essentra, an abstract name, was specifically chosen to capture what each of Filtrona's businesses manufactures and supplies; namely...

  • 06 Jun
    07:01
    FLASH: Filtrona to be re-branded Essentra

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 16 May
    15:25
    Director Deals - Filtrona PLC (FLTR)

    Matthew Gregory, Financial Director, has re-invested 72 shares in the company on the 16th May 2013 at a price of 712.98p. The Director now holds 25,238 shares. Story provided by...

  • 13 May
    17:25
    Director Deals - Filtrona PLC (FLTR)

    Colin Day, Chief Executive Officer, has re-invested 3,415 shares in the company on the 13th May 2013 at a price of 712.98p. The Director now holds 257,958 shares. Story provided by...

  • 13 May
    13:50
    Director Deals - Filtrona PLC (FLTR)

    Matthew Gregory, Financial Director, has transferred in 22,594 shares in the company on the 13th May 2013 at a price of 239.00p. The Director now holds 39,693 shares. NOTE: Vesting Story provided...

  • 13 May
    13:50
    Director Deals - Filtrona PLC (FLTR)

    Matthew Gregory, Financial Director, sold 14,527 shares in the company on the 13th May 2013 at a price of 745.00p. The Director now holds 25,166 shares. NOTE: Sold to settle tax liabilities etc....

  • 07 May
    11:50
    Director Deals - Filtrona PLC (FLTR)

    Matthew Gregory, Financial Director, bought 11,067 shares in the company on the 1st May 2013 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 17,099 shares. NOTE: Vesting Story provided by...

  • 01 May
    08:07
    Filtrona completes Contego acquisition

    Filtrona has confirmed that it completed the acquisition of Contego Healthcare yesterday (30 April). Contego will be reported under Filtrona's coated and security products division. Filtrona...

  • 01 May
    07:15
    FLASH: Filtrona completes Contego Healthcare acquisition

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 25 Apr
    07:54
    Filtrona Q1 revenues up 12%

    Filtrona's first quarter performance was in line with the board's expectations. Revenue was up 12% at both constant and actual FX rates and there was like-for-like growth of 9%. Chief...

  • 25 Apr
    07:06
    FLASH: Filtrona Q1 revenues up 12%

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Apr
    10:19
    Filtrona strengthens its Board

    Filtrona has appointed Stefan Schellinger as Corporate Development Director. He is moving from Gilbarco Veeder Root, part of the Danaher Corporation, where he held the position of Finance...

  • 19 Mar
    13:37
    Filtrona placing raises £142.7m

    Filtrona has raised approximately £142.7m, gross, through a successful placing of 21,142,613 new ordinary shares at 675p apiece. The placing shares represent approximately 9.99% of the issued...

  • 19 Mar
    10:01
    Filtrona placing to raise £133m

    Filtrona has announced the placing of up to 21,142,613 million new ordinary shares - up to approximately 9.99% of the company's existing issued ordinary share capital, excluding treasury shares....

  • 19 Mar
    09:28
    Filtrona unit agrees £160m deal for Contego Healthcare

    Filtrona subsidiary, FIL International, has agreed to acquire Contego Healthcare from Maximus Holding II and Storey Evans & Co for around£160m on a cash free, debt free basis. The...

  • 19 Mar
    07:33
    FLASH: Filtrona placing to raise £133m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 19 Mar
    07:23
    FLASH: Filtrona takes over Contego Healthcare for £160m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 28 Feb
    13:54
    Broker News & Views

    Nomura cuts Shire to neutral from buy, target price down to 2160p from 2,300p. Deutsche Bank cuts Bovis Homes to hold from buy, target price 679p from 667p. Westhouse Securities lifts ITV to buy...

  • 21 Feb
    09:11
    Filtrona in JV with BBM Bommidala

    Filtrona has formed a joint venture with BBM Bommidala in the United Arab Emirates to manufacture filters. BBM is one of India's leading producers of tobacco products and by-products, and a...

  • 21 Feb
    08:11
    FIltrona takes over Ulinco Components

    FIltrona has taken over Ulinco Components from Ulinco Invest Aktiebolag for an undisclosed cash consideration funded from the company's existing facilities. Based in Sweden, Ulinco Components is...

  • 21 Feb
    07:46
    Filtrona hikes payout as operating profits jump

    Adjusted operating profits at Filtrona - a leading international supplier of speciality plastic, fibre and foam products - rose by 28% to £105.3m at constant exchange rates in the year to the end...

  • 21 Feb
    07:17
    FLASH: Filtrona adjusted operating profits up 28%

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 21 Feb
    07:04
    FLASH: Filtrona in JV with BBM Bommidala

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 21 Feb
    07:04
    FLASH: FIltrona takes over Ulinco Components

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 05 Feb
    11:18
    Health problems forces Filtrona director to resign

    Filtrona has announces that Lars Emilson has offered his resignation as a non-executive director of the company on health grounds and it will take immediate effect. A search for a suitably...

  • 21 Jan
    10:08
    Top manager at Filtrona to leave

    Filtrona has announced that Tony Edwards has tendered his resignation as managing director of the coated and security products division. He is to pursue other opportunities outside the company....

  • 20 Dec
    14:52
    Filtrona sets out new organisational structure

    Filtrona has unveiled a new organisational structure for its protection and finishing products businesses, which will take effect from 1 January. Component distribution - comprising the Moss,...

  • 07 Nov
    15:23
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 2,203 shares from treasury to satisfy share options under the its sharesave incentive plan. At 3:23pm: (LON:FLTR) share price was 0p at 583.5p Story provided by...

  • 15 Oct
    08:07
    Filtrona like-for-like revenues up 10%

    Like-for-like revenues at Filtrona - a leading supplier of speciality plastic, fibre and foam products - rose by 10% in the third quarter. Growth in 'protection & finishing' products came...

  • 15 Oct
    07:11
    FLASH: Filtrona like-for-like revenues up 10%

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 10 Oct
    08:56
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 10,130 shares from treasury to satisfy options under the company's executive share incentive plan. Filtrona now has 8,469,483 ordinary shares in treasury and 210,857,312...

  • 08 Oct
    15:29
    Filtrona gives notice of Q3 trading update

    Filtrona (LON:FLTR) is due to issue an Interim Management Statement for the quarter ended 30 September 2012 on 15 October 2012. At 3:29pm: (LON:FLTR) share price was +0.5p at 519p Story...

  • 08 Oct
    09:19
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 14,916 shares from treasury to satisfy share options under the company's executive share incentive plan. Filtrona now holds 8,479,613 ordinary shares in treasury and has...

  • 05 Oct
    13:01
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 23,572 shares from treasury to satisfy options under its executive share incentive plan. Filtrona now holds 8,494,529 ordinary shares in treasury and has 210,832,266 in...

  • 25 Sep
    17:15
    Director Deals - Filtrona PLC (FLTR)

    Matthew Gregory, Financial Director, exercised 11,776 shares in the company on the 25th September 2012 at a price of 254.75p. The Director now holds 11,776 shares. NOTE: Release shares following...

  • 25 Sep
    17:15
    Director Deals - Filtrona PLC (FLTR)

    Matthew Gregory, Financial Director, sold post-exercise 5,744 shares in the company on the 25th September 2012 at a price of 524.83p. The Director now holds 6,032 shares representing 0.00% of the...

  • 07 Sep
    08:53
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 6,280 shares from treasury to satisfy options under the company's executive share incentive plan. Filtrona now has 8,755,840 ordinary shares in treasury and 210,570,955 in...

  • 07 Sep
    07:18
    Filtrona group finance director steps down

    Filtrona group finance director Steve Crummett is stepping down after six years to pursue other opportunities. Corporate development director Matthew Gregory is taking over as group finance...

  • 08 Aug
    08:58
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 3,000 shares from treasury to satisfy share options under the company's executive share incentive plan. Filtrona now has 9,060,652 ordinary shares in treasury and...

  • 06 Aug
    16:29
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 213,302 shares from treasury to satisfy options under the company's executive share incentive plan. Filtrona now has 9,063,652 ordinary shares held in treasury and a total...

  • 01 Aug
    08:11
    Filtrona hikes dividend after strong first half

    Speciality plastic, fibre and foam products suppler Filtrona unveils strong first half results with revenues 9% up on a like-for-like basis. Adjusted operating profits rose 26% at constant...

  • 01 Aug
    07:10
    FLASH: Filtrona adjusted operating profits up 26%

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 18 Jun
    08:58
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 7,949 shares from treasury to satisfy share options under the company's executive share incentive plan. Filtrona now has 9,291,694 ordinary shares held in treasury and...

  • 14 Jun
    08:41
    Filtrona takes over Lymtech Scientific

    Filtrona has taken over John R. Lyman Co and Big Blue Properties - together 'Lymtech Scientific' - from William Wright and an associated family trust for $45.3m in cash. Lymtech Scientific is a...

  • 14 Jun
    08:32
    Filtrona FD joins Consort Medical board

    Filtrona group finance director Steve Crummett has joined Consort Medical's board as a non-executive director with immediate effect. At 8:32am: (LON:FLTR) share price was +1.4p at 464.5p...

  • 14 Jun
    07:16
    FLASH: Filtrona takes over Lymtech Scientific

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 May
    14:52
    Filtrona opens new MSI facility in Houston

    Filtrona has opened a new office, plant and warehouse for its MSI Oilfield Products business in Houston, US. MSI -which was acquired by Filtrona in 1994 and is part of the company's protection and...

  • 11 May
    09:41
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 1,146 shares from treasury to satisfy share options under the company's sharesave incentive plan. Filtrona now holds 9,554,018 ordinary shares in treasury and has...

  • 24 Apr
    08:59
    Filtrona first quarter revenues up 22%

    Filtrona's first quarter performance was in line with the board's expectations. Revenue was up 22% on last year constant exchange rates and 21% higher at actual rates. Like-for-like growth was...

  • 24 Apr
    08:35
    Filtrona completes acquisition of Jae Yong

    Filtrona - a leading international supplier of speciality plastic, fibre and foam products - has completed its acquisition of Jae Yong Co from the Lee family for an undisclosed cash...

  • 24 Apr
    07:18
    FLASH: Filtrona first quarter revenues up 22%

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 11 Apr
    08:47
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 70,311 shares from treasury to satisfy options under its sharesave and executive share incentive plan. Filtrona now has 9,622,080 ordinary shares in treasury and...

  • 08 Mar
    14:45
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 188,698 shares from treasury to satisfy options under the company's executive share incentive plan. Filtrona has 9,884,416 ordinary shares in treasury and 209,442,379 in...

  • 22 Feb
    08:28
    Filtrona hikes payout as revenues and profits rise

    Speciality plastic, fibre and foam products supplier Filtrona's adjusted net income rose 20% to £53.0m at constant exchange rates in the year to the end of December. Revenues were up 11% at...

  • 22 Feb
    08:21
    Filtrona takes over Securit World

    Filtrona has taken over Securit World Ltd from the Heyden family for a cash consideration of £6m. Securit has been acquired on a debt-free basis, and the transaction was funded from the...

  • 22 Feb
    07:13
    FLASH: Filtrona takes over Securit World

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 22 Feb
    07:12
    FLASH: Filtrona adjusted operating profits up 14%

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 03 Jan
    15:40
    Filtrona appoints financial public relations adviser

    Filtrona has appointed Buchanan as the company's sole financial public relations adviser with immediate effect. At 3:40pm: (LON:FLTR) share price was +11.5p at 391.9p Story provided by...

  • 13 Dec
    15:40
    Filtrona appoints group commercial director

    Filtrona has appointed Malcolm Waugh as group commercial director with effect from 1 January. He is currently managing director of Payne Tear Tape in the company's coated and security products...

  • 18 Nov
    08:20
    Filtrona agrees $110m deal for Richco

    Filtrona has agreed to acquire Richco for $110m in cash. The consideration is payable on completion of the transaction to various Richardson family trusts. Completion is conditional upon...

  • 18 Nov
    07:11
    FLASH: Filtrona to acquire Richco for $110m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 20 Oct
    14:53
    Broker News & Views

    Kepler has downgraded BAE Systems from buy to hold, with the target price cut from 390p to 305p. Citigroup initiates buy on Filtrona, target price 405p. Collins Stewart downgrades G4S from hold to...

  • 14 Oct
    07:49
    Filtrona on target

    Speciality plastic and fibre products company Filtrona said during the third quarter to end-September, the overall performance was in line with expectations. Revenue was up 10% versus Q3 2010 at...

  • 14 Oct
    07:05
    FLASH: Filtrona in line with expectations

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 07 Oct
    11:42
    New Corporate Affairs Director at Filtrona

    Joanna Speed is joining Filtrona as Corporate Affairs Director. She was Investor Relations Director of Reckitt Benckiser Group for three years, having previously headed up the IR function at...

  • 09 Sep
    15:45
    Director Deals - Filtrona PLC (FLTR)

    Steve Crummett, Financial Director, has transferred in 91,286 shares in the company on the 7th September 2011 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 186,572 shares. Story provided by...

  • 09 Sep
    15:45
    Director Deals - Filtrona PLC (FLTR)

    Steve Crummett, Financial Director, sold 48,972 shares in the company on the 7th September 2011 at a price of 355.57p. The Director now holds 137,600 shares. Story provided by...

  • 07 Sep
    08:11
    Filtrona completes Reid Supply takeover

    Filtrona has completed its acquisition of Reid Supply Co. Reid Supply, which is based in Michigan, is highly complementary to the Filtrona's protection and finishing products division. Filtrona...

  • 07 Sep
    07:12
    FLASH: Filtrona completes Reid Supply takeover

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Sep
    17:25
    Director Deals - Filtrona PLC (FLTR)

    Colin Day, Chief Executive Officer, bought 50,000 shares in the company on the 6th September 2011 at a price of 343.04p. The Director now holds 227,605 shares. Story provided by...

  • 02 Sep
    09:27
    Filtrona transfers treasury shares

    Filtrona has transferred 50,898 shares from treasury to satisfy share options under the company's share executive plan. Filtrona now has a total of 11,044,540 ordinary shares held in treasury...

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