News Results for Gear4music Holdings (G4M)

  • 12 Nov
    09:55
    Gear4music slashes half-yearly losses on higher revenue, margin growth

    Online music-equipment retailer Gear4music slashed half-yearly losses on higher revenue and margin growth. For the six months ended 30 September 2019, pre-tax losses narrowed to £279K from £545K...

  • 22 Oct
    07:49
    Gear4music sales up 16% in H1 as margin growth improves

    Musical equipment retailer Gear4music said sales rose 16% in the first half of the year amid 'strong' international sales and a focus on higher-margin products. For the six months to 30 September...

  • 30 Aug
    08:25
    Gear4music continues to trade in line with expectations amid efforts to boost margins

    Gear4music said it continued to trade in line with the management expectations for the full year as efforts to boost margins were taking shape. 'The specific actions that we have undertaken to...

  • 25 Jun
    16:44
    Markets remain tense amid lower US open

    As investors continued to weigh threats around trade wars and geopolitical tensions in the Middle East, global stocks remained on the back foot. The FTSE 100 bucked the trend somewhat thanks to...

  • 25 Jun
    12:07
    Investors wary amid geopolitical risks

    As Donald Trump imposed new sanctions on Iran overnight the FTSE 100 posted a decline by lunchtime though was off its lows for the day, down 0.2% at 7,403.00. US futures pointed to a slightly...

  • 25 Jun
    08:47
    UK stocks open 0.3% lower as trade, geopolitical tensions weigh

    UK stocks opened lower on Tuesday as investors continued to fret about US-China trade relations and geopolitical tensions in Iran. At 0841, the benchmark FTSE 100 index was down 18.70 points, or...

  • 25 Jun
    07:13
    Gear4Music margins drop in 'competitive market'

    Online music retailer Gear4Music swung to a net loss as gross margins fell in a 'highly competitive' market. Revenue was up 48% to £118.2m, gross profit increased 32% to £26.9m but earnings before...

  • 02 Apr
    08:50
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Gear4music Holdings Plc

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Gear4music Holdings Plc (LON:G4M) and cut its price target to 300p (from 500p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data...

  • 02 Apr
    08:19
    Gear4music warns on profits as margins take hit from rising competition, costs

    Gear4music warned on profits as product margins took a hit from increased costs and rising competition offsetting a 36% jump in sales for the 13 months through March 2019. The company said it...

  • 18 Jan
    12:40
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc (G4M)

    Ken (Eric) Ford, Chairman, bought 10,000 shares in the company on the 18th January 2019 at a price of 183.50p. The Director now holds 40,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 07 Jan
    15:00
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc (G4M)

    Ken (Eric) Ford, Chairman, bought 10,000 shares in the company on the 7th January 2019 at a price of 240.00p. The Director now holds 30,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 07 Jan
    15:00
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc (G4M)

    Gareth Bevan, Executive Director, bought 4,400 shares in the company on the 7th January 2019 at a price of 228.00p. The Director now holds 114,760 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 07 Jan
    15:00
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc (G4M)

    Chris Scott, Financial Director, bought 4,400 shares in the company on the 7th January 2019 at a price of 228.00p. The Director now holds 104,840 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 07 Jan
    15:00
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc (G4M)

    Dean Murray, Non Executive Director, bought 3,000 shares in the company on the 7th January 2019 at a price of 214.00p. The Director now holds 197,520 shares. Story provided by...

  • 04 Jan
    16:39
    FTSE flies higher as Powell sounds dovish note

    Comments from the head of the US Federal Reserve Jerome Powell which suggest the pace of rate increases across the pond might slow are providing a boost to global stock markets. By the close the...

  • 04 Jan
    11:48
    FTSE gains momentum on mining rally

    Miners enjoyed a boost ahead of trade talks between the US and China next week, helping the FTSE 100 advance 1.4% to 6,786 around midday. Antofagasta and Glencore led the sector higher with gains...

  • 04 Jan
    09:00
    FTSE advances on upcoming US-China trade war talks

    Investors looked ahead to trade talks between the US and China next week in hopes of a breakthrough after a shocking profit warning from Apple shook global markets on Thursday. The FTSE 100 rose...

  • 04 Jan
    08:40
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Gear4music Holdings Plc

    Peel Hunt today downgrades its investment rating on Gear4music Holdings Plc (LON:G4M) to hold (from buy) and cut its price target to 500p (from 1000p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 04 Jan
    07:18
    Gear4music warns on earnings amid UK distribution capacity constraints

    Musical retailer Gear4music reported Friday it expected earnings this year to come in lower than that of last year as distribution capacity constraints in the UK stifled sales growth. Further...

  • 16 Oct
    14:24
    Gear4music posts loss as pursuit of market share hurts margins

    Musical instruments retailer Gear4music posted a first-half loss after it sacrificed margins to gain market share. Pre-tax losses for the six months through August amounted to £545k, compared to...

  • 07 Sep
    08:49
    Gear4music sales top expectations as active customers swell

    Music e-commerce company Gear4music said sales growth topped management's expectations bolstered by upbeat performance in the UK. For the six months to 31 August 2018, total sales grew 36% to...

  • 27 Jul
    09:47
    Gear4music 'confident' of meeting full-year expectations

    UK musical instrument retailer Gear4music said Friday it was 'confident' of meeting full-year expectations as revenue growth remained 'strong'. 'I am pleased to report that revenue growth...

  • 04 Jun
    14:55
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc (G4M)

    Gareth Bevan, Executive Director, exercised 9,978 shares in the company on the 4th June 2018 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 110,360 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 04 Jun
    14:55
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc (G4M)

    Chris Scott, Financial Director, exercised 9,978 shares in the company on the 4th June 2018 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 100,440 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 15 May
    14:19
    Gear4music profit down 43% on increased investment spend

    Musical instruments retailer Gear4music said its annual profit fell after increased investment in systems, staff and marketing shrunk margins. Pre-tax profit decreased by 43% to £1.5m, despite...

  • 02 Mar
    08:17
    Gear4music sales up 43% driven by strong growth in Europe, UK

    Gear4music reported sales of £80.1m for the year-end covering the 12 months to the end of February, up 43% from £56.1m reported in the prior year period. The upbeat revenue was supported by...

  • 31 Jan
    17:15
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc (G4M)

    Dean Murray, Non Executive Director, sold 5,000 shares in the company on the 31st January 2018 at a price of 656.00p. The Director now holds 194,520 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 17 Jan
    08:10
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Gear4music Holdings Plc

    Peel Hunt today initiates coverage of Gear4music Holdings Plc (LON:G4M) with a buy investment rating and price target of 1000p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 05 Jan
    07:12
    Gear4music sales rise by 42%

    Online musical instrument and music equipment retailer Gear4music's sales rose by 42% in the four months to the end of December with continuing strong growth in the UK and Europe. On a two-year...

  • 23 Oct
    13:15
    Gear4music in line to meet expectations

    Gear4music has reported that, for the six months ended 31 August 2017, gross profit was up £2.1m, or 36%, at £7.8m. The gross margin was 25.0%, which it said reflected investment in customer...

  • 28 Jul
    13:22
    Gear4music shareholders pass all resolutions at AGM

    Gear4music has confirmed that all resolutions were passed by shareholders at today's Annual General Meeting. At 1:22pm: (LON:G4M) Gear4music Holdings Plc share price was -97.5p at 722.5p...

  • 28 Jul
    09:43
    Gear4music revenue growth remains strong

    Gear4music's trading is in line with the board's forecasts, shareholders at today's annual general meeting will be told. Chief executive Andrew Wass will say: "UK and International revenue growth...

  • 28 Jul
    07:17
    FLASH: Gear4music on track

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Jul
    09:58
    Gear4music schedules AGM

    Gear4music will hold its annual general meeting at the offices of Walker Morris LLP, Kings Court, 12 King Street, Leeds LS1 2HL, on 28 July at 11.30 a.m. At 9:58am: (LON:G4M) Gear4music Holdings...

  • 09 May
    07:48
    Gear4music underlying operating profits up 192%

    Gear4music's underlying operating profits rose by 192% to £2.6m in the year to the end of February. Revenues rose by 58% to £56.1m with the group reporting strong growth across the business but...

  • 09 May
    07:14
    FLASH: Gear4music underlying earnings up 115%

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 03 Mar
    12:02
    Miners struggle on lower commodity prices

    Weaker commodities pushed blue-chip miners lower with Fresnillo (FRES) and Rio Tinto (RIO) suffering the biggest hits of 5% and 1.6% respectively. Small advances in Primark owner Associated...

  • 06 Jan
    13:20
    Broker Forecast - Panmure Gordon issues a broker note on Gear4music Holdings Plc

    Panmure Gordon today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Gear4music Holdings Plc (LON:G4M) and raised its price target to 600p (from 400p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Jan
    07:24
    Gear4music sales up 55%

    Online musical instruments and music equipment retailer Gear4music's total sales rose to £24.4m in the four months to the end of December - 55% up on a year ago following continued strong growth...

  • 06 Jan
    07:09
    FLASH: Gear4music sales up 55%

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 24 Oct
    14:55
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc (G4M)

    Ken (Eric) Ford, Chairman, sold 15,971 shares in the company on the 24th October 2016 at a price of 408.00p. The Director now holds 20,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 18 Oct
    17:20
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc (G4M)

    Dean Murray, Non Executive Director, sold 75,000 shares in the company on the 18th October 2016 at a price of 300.00p. The Director now holds 249,520 shares. Story provided by...

  • 18 Oct
    17:20
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc (G4M)

    Andrew Wass, Chief Executive Officer, sold 400,000 shares in the company on the 18th October 2016 at a price of 300.00p. The Director now holds 7,886,593 shares. Story provided by...

  • 18 Oct
    16:48
    FTSE gains on retailers, banks and miners

    The FTSE 100 advanced 0.8% to 7,000 on strength among retailers, banks and miners as the UK inflation rate spiked. Next (NXT) and Marks and Spencer (MKS) rose over 4%, while Royal Bank of Scotland...

  • 18 Oct
    09:31
    Gear4music revenues up 73%

    Musical instruments and music equipment retailer Gear4music's revenues rose by 73% to £21.6m in the six months to the end of August. Accelerated revenue growth was driven by rising website traffic...

  • 18 Oct
    07:07
    FLASH: Gear4music revenues jump

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Sep
    09:29
    Gear4music sales jump

    Gear4music's sales rose by 73% to £21.6m in the six months to the end of August with the active customer numbers increasing by 45% to 271,000. UK sales rose by 44% to £13.8m while European sales...

  • 06 Sep
    07:12
    FLASH: Gear4music sales up

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 29 Jul
    07:19
    Gear4music's sales

    Gear4music reported a 66% increase in total like-for-like sales with strong growth in both the UK and Europe. HIGHLIGHTS - European sales contributed 34% of total sales compared to 24% in the...

  • 05 Jul
    09:34
    Gear4music LFL sales hold up after EU vote

    Gear4music saw a 191% increase in European like-for-like sales in the first full week following the UK's EU referendum vote. The group says this compares favourably with a 120% increase in...

  • 10 May
    09:23
    Gear4music earnings double

    Gear4music's adjusted operating profits rose by 138% to GBP895,000 in the year to the end of February. Revenues rose by 46% to GBP35.5m and adjusted EBITDA was up 100% at GBP1.7m. The group posts...

  • 10 May
    07:06
    FLASH: Gear4music earnings double

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Mar
    07:27
    G4M's sales

    Gear4music's total sales rose to GBP35.49m in the 12 months to Feb. 29, up on a year ago, with strong growth in the UK and Europe. The group said over 190,000 new customers were added in the year...

  • 04 Mar
    07:01
    FLASH: Gear4music sales up

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Jan
    08:21
    Gear4music sales up

    Online musical instrument and music equipment retailer Gear4music's total sales rose to GBP10,072,000 in the two months to the end of December - 37% up on a year ago. UK sales were 32% higher at...

  • 06 Jan
    07:16
    FLASH: Gear4music sales up

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Sep
    07:20
    Gear4music sales surge

    Gear4music's total sales rose by 43% to £12.5m in the six months to the end of August. The company - one of the largest UK-based online retailers of musical instruments and music equipment - saw...

  • 04 Sep
    07:02
    FLASH: Gear4music sales up

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Aug
    09:00
    Director Deals - Gear4music Holdings Plc Ord 10p (G4M)

    Gareth Bevan, Executive Director, bought 13,920 shares in the company on the 26th August 2015 at a price of 142.50p. The Director now holds 134,382 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 03 Jun
    10:14
    Gear4Music welcomes new shareholders

    Gear4music (Holdings), a UK based online retailer of musical instruments and music equipment, has announced that its entire issued share capital, has been admitted to trading on AIM. The company...

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