News Results for Rotala (ROL)

  • 27 Jan
    07:38
    Rotala forecasts profit in line with market expectations; eyes acquisitions

    Transport group Rotala said it expected to post a full-year result in line with market expectations and maintain its progressive dividend policy. Rotala said it achieved significant additional...

  • 22 Oct
    09:00
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, 178,500 shares in the company on the 21st October 2019 at a price of 56.00p. The Director now holds 8,604,848 shares. NOTE: Holding (direct & indirect) as given in the...

  • 12 Aug
    14:05
    Rotala completes acquisition of FirstGroup bus depot in Bolton

    Rotala said it had completed its £5.3m acquisition of FirstGroup's Bolton bus depot and associated assets. The deal, involving the purchase of FirstGroup subsidiary First Manchester, was initially...

  • 02 Aug
    13:10
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, 107,000 shares in the company on the 2nd August 2019 at a price of 56.00p. The Director now holds 66,121,487 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director deals...

  • 02 Aug
    13:10
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Kim Taylor, Financial Director, 17,500 shares in the company on the 2nd August 2019 at a price of 56.00p. The Director now holds 590,556 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 02 Aug
    13:10
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Graham Peacock, Non Executive Director, 267,500 shares in the company on the 2nd August 2019 at a price of 56.00p. The Director now holds 3,184,166 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 02 Aug
    13:10
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Graham Spooner, Non Executive Director, 268,000 shares in the company on the 2nd August 2019 at a price of 56.00p. The Director now holds 518,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 02 Aug
    13:05
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, 30,000 shares in the company on the 2nd August 2019 at a price of 56.00p. The Director now holds 1,633,687 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 02 Aug
    13:05
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, 30,000 shares in the company on the 2nd August 2019 at a price of 56.00p. The Director now holds 1,633,687 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 23 Jan
    08:27
    Rotala says trading in line with expectations; eyes acquisitions

    Bus company Rotala said trading during its financial year through November was in line with market expectations. Net debt had fallen to £31.5m by 30 November, down from £32.8m at the half year,...

  • 02 Jan
    16:30
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, bought 10,640 shares in the company on the 2nd January 2019 at a price of 46.80p. The Director now holds 1,603,687 shares. NOTE: Purchase for SIPP Story...

  • 30 Nov
    07:24
    Rotala sells bus depot; hedges fuel costs

    Bus company Rotala said it had sold its freehold depot at Avonmouth, Bristol to property investor Umberdata Avonmouth for £2.1m. Around £1m of the proceed would be used to cut debt, with remaining...

  • 01 Nov
    14:40
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Graham Peacock, Non Executive Director, bought 125,000 shares in the company on the 26th October 2018 at a price of 51.50p. The Director now holds 2,916,666 shares. Story provided by...

  • 28 Aug
    16:55
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, bought 20,900 shares in the company on the 23rd August 2018 at a price of 53.35p. The Director now holds 1,593,047 shares. NOTE: SIPP Purchase Story provided...

  • 30 Apr
    15:35
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Graham Spooner, Non Executive Director, bought 100,000 shares in the company on the 30th April 2018 at a price of 54.25p. The Director now holds 250,000 shares. Story provided by...

  • 30 Apr
    15:30
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, sold 100,000 shares in the company on the 30th April 2018 at a price of 54.25p. The Director now holds 6,014,487 shares. NOTE: Connected party. Story provided by...

  • 02 Feb
    08:05
    Rotala acquires bus business, says 2017 trading in line

    Rotala said it had acquired a bus business from CEN Group with a 31-strong vehicle fleet for £1.95m. The company also announced that trading during 2017 was in line with market expectations. At...

  • 27 Nov
    09:20
    Rotala completes acquisition

    Rotala said it has completed its acquisition of certain assets from National Express. The deal was originally announced on October 17. At 9:20am: (LON:ROL) Rotala PLC share price was 0p at 54p...

  • 18 Aug
    13:01
    Rotala shareholders approve £3.5m placing

    Rotala has confirmed that all resolutions, in respect of the proposed £3.5m Placing and Subscription, were passed by shareholders at today's General Meeting. At 1:01pm: (LON:ROL) Rotala PLC...

  • 11 Aug
    08:02
    Rotala drives pre-tax profit up 18%

    Bus operator Rotala grew its revenue by 4.5% to £28.6 million in the six months ended 31 May, with pre-tax profits before exceptional items up by 18% to £1.34 million. Operating margins...

  • 11 Aug
    07:16
    FLASH: Rotala revenues and profits rise

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 28 Jul
    13:21
    Rotala looks to raise £3.5m via subscription and placing

    Rotala has announced a conditional fundraising, comprising a conditional £2m Subscription and a conditional £1.5m Placing to raise approximately £3.5m. This is to be achieved through the issue and...

  • 21 Apr
    09:05
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, bought 13,521 shares in the company on the 20th April 2017 at a price of 56.00p. The Director now holds 1,536,117 shares. Story provided by...

  • 13 Apr
    07:22
    Rotala introduces contactless payment technology

    Rotala said subsidiary Diamond Bus Ltd has invested £600,000 in a new ticketing system across its whole West Midlands and Worcestershire network. The deal with UK-based company Ticketer would see...

  • 13 Apr
    07:02
    FLASH: Rotala introduces contactless payment technology

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 07 Apr
    07:45
    Rotala more than trebles FY pretax profit

    Rotala has more than trebled its FY pretax profit after 12 months of progress in 2016. "We were able to make one significant acquisition in the year and two small ones," said the company. The...

  • 24 Mar
    07:18
    Rotala in deal with Arriva Midlands North Ltd

    Rotala subsidiary Diamond Bus Ltd has agreed a deal with Arriva Midlands North Ltd, a subsidiary of Arriva, to take on the majority of the Arriva Wednesfield operation. "The deal agreed will see...

  • 24 Mar
    07:05
    FLASH: Rotala in deal with Arriva Midlands North Ltd

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 16 Mar
    07:39
    Rotala wins contracts with Transport for West Midlands

    Rotala announces a series of new contract wins with Transport for the West Midlands (TfWM), with total revenue derived from these coming in at about £1.6m. These contracts were won following...

  • 16 Mar
    07:06
  • 03 Nov
    07:11
    FLASH: Rotala issues trading statement

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 24 Oct
    14:45
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, bought 8,216 shares in the company on the 24th October 2016 at a price of 60.00p. The Director now holds 1,522,596 shares. Story provided by...

  • 12 Aug
    07:25
    Rotala lifts H1 underlying pretax profit

    Rotala has lifted its H1 pretax profit prior to exceptional items by 9% to £1.135m, from £1.045m. The outfit also hiked its interim dividend 10% to 0.8p a share, from 0.725p. "The group has a...

  • 12 Aug
    07:05
    FLASH: Rotala lifts H1 underlying pretax profit

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Aug
    13:48
    Rotala acquires Wigan Coachways

    Rotala has acquired from Rojay Services, trading as Wigan Coachways, its entire business, brand and 8-strong vehicle fleet for a cash consideration of £213,000. The company estimates that the...

  • 10 Jun
    10:20
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, bought 13,285 shares in the company on the 9th June 2016 at a price of 64.40p. The Director now holds 1,514,380 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 09 Jun
    16:19
    Rotala raises £2.40 m

    Rotala gas raised around £2.40 million, gross, through a placing of 3,872,581 new ordinary shares at 62p apiece. The company says £800,000 will be used to enhance facilities at the Tividale and...

  • 27 May
    07:12
    FLASH: Rotala appoints Graham Spooner as director

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 21 Apr
    12:06
    Rotala appoints nomad, broker

    Rotala has appointed Cenkos Securities as its Nominated Adviser and Broker with immediate effect. At 12:06pm: (LON:ROL) Rotala PLC share price was 0p at 73.5p Story provided by...

  • 18 Mar
    15:19
    Rotala options exercised

    Rotala issued 4,493 ordinary shares from treasury following the exercise of share options under the Rotala Plc SAYE Share Option Scheme. At 3:19pm: (LON:ROL) Rotala PLC share price was 0p at...

  • 04 Feb
    07:06
    FLASH: Rotala issues trading statement

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 22 Jan
    12:35
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Kim Taylor, Financial Director, exercised 160,000 shares in the company on the 21st January 2016 at a price of 37.50p. The Director now holds 573,056 shares. Story provided by...

  • 22 Jan
    12:35
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, exercised 120,000 shares in the company on the 21st January 2016 at a price of 37.50p. The Director now holds 6,234,487 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 22 Jan
    12:35
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, sold post-exercise 160,000 shares in the company on the 21st January 2016 at a price of 75.50p. The Director now holds 6,114,487 shares. Story provided by...

  • 22 Jan
    12:35
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    F. Geoffrey Flight, Non Executive Director, sold 80,000 shares in the company on the 21st January 2016 at a price of 75.00p. The Director now holds 1,100,000 shares. Story provided by...

  • 22 Jan
    12:30
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 80,000 shares in the company on the 22nd January 2016 at a price of 37.50p. The Director now holds 1,493,170 shares. Story provided by...

  • 22 Jan
    12:30
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 80,000 shares in the company on the 22nd January 2016 at a price of 37.50p. The Director now holds 1,493,170 shares. Story provided by...

  • 21 Jan
    10:15
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, bought 113,000 shares in the company on the 20th January 2016 at a price of 76.00p. The Director now holds 6,114,487 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 21 Jan
    10:15
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, bought 5,013 shares in the company on the 20th January 2016 at a price of 75.55p. The Director now holds 1,413,170 shares. Story provided by...

  • 19 Jan
    09:10
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, bought 3,331 shares in the company on the 18th January 2016 at a price of 76.00p. The Director now holds 1,408,157 shares. Story provided by...

  • 14 Jan
    15:50
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    F. Geoffrey Flight, Non Executive Director, exercised 80,000 shares in the company on the 14th January 2016 at a price of 37.50p. The Director now holds 1,180,000 shares. Story provided by...

  • 12 Jan
    13:23
    Rotala buys back shares

    Rotala bought back 250,000 ordinary shares yesterday at 72.00p apiece to be held in treasury. At 1:23pm: (LON:ROL) Rotala PLC share price was 0p at 73p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Nov
    09:00
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 22,471 shares in the company on the 2nd November 2015 at a price of 40.50p. The Director now holds 1,404,826 shares. Story provided by...

  • 04 Nov
    09:00
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Robert Dunn, Non Executive Director, exercised 22,471 shares in the company on the 2nd November 2015 at a price of 40.50p. The Director now holds 931,925 shares. Story provided by...

  • 23 Sep
    09:50
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    F. Geoffrey Flight, Non Executive Director, sold 100,000 shares in the company on the 22nd September 2015 at a price of 67.00p. The Director now holds 1,100,000 shares. Story provided by...

  • 23 Sep
    09:45
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, sold 120,000 shares in the company on the 23rd September 2015 at a price of 67.00p. The Director now holds 6,001,487 shares. NOTE: Beneficial interest. Story provided by...

  • 11 Aug
    16:00
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, sold 200,000 shares in the company on the 10th August 2015 at a price of 68.50p. The Director now holds 6,121,487 shares. NOTE: This total is his direct and indirect...

  • 10 Aug
    07:08
    Rotala hikes underlying H1 pretax profit

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 01 Jun
    07:50
    Rotala acquires Wings Luxury Travel

    Rotala has acquired from Wings Luxury Travel Ltd its whole business, the Wings brand and complete vehicle fleet for a cash consideration of £1.5m. The vehicle fleet has a fair value of £1.1m....

  • 01 Jun
    07:15
    FLASH: Rotala acquires Wings Luxury Travel

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 16 Apr
    09:40
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, bought 17,721 shares in the company on the 15th April 2015 at a price of 62.00p. The Director now holds 1,382,355 shares. Story provided by...

  • 09 Apr
    13:23
    Rotala buys back shares

    Rotala bought back 200,000 ordinary shares yesterday at 60p apiece to be held in treasury. At 1:23pm: (LON:ROL) Rotala PLC share price was 0p at 61.5p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Mar
    07:07
    FLASH: Rotala says underlying FY pretax profit rises

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 02 Mar
    07:44
    Rotala acquires Rolling Solutions Ltd

    Rotala has acquired the entire share capital of Green Triangle Buses Limited from Rolling Solutions Ltd and Julian Peddle for a cash consideration of £900,000. At completion, Rotala also repaid...

  • 02 Mar
    07:04
    FLASH: Rotala acquires Rolling Solutions Ltd

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 02 Mar
    07:04
    FLASH: Rotala acquires Rolling Solutions Ltd

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Jan
    07:41
    Rotala says FY pretax profit in line with its views

    Rotala said, in a trading update for the year to Nov. 30, 2014, said its FY pretax profit, on slightly reduced revenues before exceptionals, was broadly in line with management expectations....

  • 26 Jan
    07:15
    FLASH: Rotala says FY pretax profit in line with its views

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 03 Dec
    09:30
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, sold 100,000 shares in the company on the 2nd December 2014 at a price of 53.50p. The Director now holds 9,457,447 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 25 Nov
    09:00
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    Simon Dunn, Chief Executive Officer, bought 99,976 shares in the company on the 24th November 2014 at a price of 55.00p. The Director now holds 1,364,634 shares. Story provided by...

  • 07 Nov
    14:27
    Rotala buys back shares

    Rotala bought back 200,000 own ordinary shares yesterday at 54p apiece to be held in treasury. At 2:27pm: (LON:ROL) Rotala PLC share price was 0p at 56p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 05 Nov
    09:10
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    F. Geoffrey Flight, Non Executive Director, sold 125,055 shares in the company on the 4th November 2014 at a price of 54.00p. The Director now holds 1,200,000 shares. Story provided by...

  • 04 Nov
    11:50
    New banking facilities at Rotala

    Rotala has entered into new banking facilities with its principal bankers, RBS/Natwest. The new facilities, totalling £18m, replace its existing facilities of approximately £11m and comprise a...

  • 08 Oct
    13:20
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, sold 900,000 shares in the company on the 8th October 2014 at a price of 55.00p. The Director now holds 9,671,837 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 07 Aug
    07:47
    Rotala H1 pretax profit up 12% on lower revenues

    Rotala turned in an H1 pretax profit of £1.055m, up 12% from £0.946m a year earlier. Revenues were lower at £26.086m, from £26.665m. It proposed an interim dividend of 0.65p a share, up 18%...

  • 07 Aug
    07:12
    FLASH: Rotala H1 pretax profit up 12% on lower revenues

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 02 Jun
    07:43
    Rotala in settlement with National Express Ltd

    Rotala has reached a satisfactory full and final settlement with National Express Limited (NEL) of its claim against that company. Following the loss of two route diagrams operated on behalf of...

  • 02 Jun
    07:20
    FLASH: Rotala in settlement with National Express Ltd

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 09 May
    11:55
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, bought 1,050,000 shares in the company on the 8th May 2014 at a price of 50.00p. The Director now holds 10,571,837 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 25 Apr
    09:01
    Rotala FY pretax profit marginally lower

    Rotala's FY pretax profit dipped to £2.06m, from £2.08m. Revenue was £53.3m, from £54.8m. It proposed a final dividend of 1.05p a share, from 0.9p, taking the total up 14% to 1.60p a share....

  • 25 Apr
    07:20
    FLASH: Rotala FY pretax profit marginally lower

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 22 Jan
    07:41
    Rotala says FY pretax profits modestly ahead of 2012

    Rotala said its FY pretax profit would be modestly ahead of 2012 and broadly in line with management expectations. Operating cash flow was strong, and whilst net debt increased slightly to £19.9m,...

  • 22 Jan
    07:09
    FLASH: Rotala says FY pretax profits modestly ahead of 2012

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 02 Sep
    10:13
    FLASH: Numis cuts Rotala to add from buy, target 54p

    At 10:13am: (LON:ROL) share price was 0p at 47.5p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 29 Aug
    08:13
    Rotala H1 pretax profit eases to £0.95m

    Rotala's first-half pretax profit eased to £0.946 million, from £0.959 million. Revenue was £26.7 million, from £28.5 million. The company hiked its interim dividend by 10% to 0.55p a share,...

  • 29 Aug
    07:23
    FLASH: Rotala H1 pretax profit eases to £0.95m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 23 Aug
    16:26
    OFT clears Diamond Bus-FirstGroup deal

    The Office of Fair Trading has cleared the completed acquisition by the Diamond Bus Co of the bus business of FirstGroup in Redditch and Kidderminster. The OFT has decided on the on the...

  • 15 Apr
    08:36
    Rotala FY pretax profit up 10.5% to £3.08m

    Rotala's full-year pretax profit rose 10.5% to £2.08 million, from £1.88 million the prior year. It proposed a final dividend of 0.9p a share, from 0.8p a share, taking its total dividend to...

  • 15 Apr
    07:18
    FLASH: Rotala FY pretax profit up 10.5% to £3.08m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 25 Jan
    09:50
    Director Deals - Rotala PLC (ROL)

    John Gunn, Chairman, bought 250,000 shares in the company on the 24th January 2013 at a price of 43.00p. The Director now holds 9,521,837 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 16 Jan
    07:59
    Rotala sees FY broadly in line, says current year in line with budget

    Rotala said its operating results for the year ended Nov. 30, 2012, would be broadly in line with management's expectations, and that it had started the current year satisfactorily and in line with...

  • 16 Jan
    07:17
  • 17 Dec
    08:01
    Rotala revises banking facilities totalling £11m

    Rotala said it has agreed a revised set of banking facilities totalling £11 million that will be used to support its plan of both organic and acquisitive growth. The facilities replace earlier...

  • 17 Dec
    07:29
  • 06 Sep
    14:31
    Preston Bus wins Green Business of the Year award

    Rotala subsidiary Preston Bus has been named Green Business of the Year in the 2012 'Be Inspired in Business' awards. The awards - which are presented annually by the North and Western Lancashire...

  • 23 Aug
    11:42
    Rotala has improved first half performance

    Rotala saw turnover grow 7% to £28.5m (2011: £26.6m) in the six months to 31 May 2012. Interest expenses were down 18% to £0.65m (2011: £0.8m). Profit before tax was up 4% to £0.96m (2011:...

  • 23 Aug
    07:25
    Interim dividend lifted 25% by Rotala

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 12 Apr
    09:30
    Profit before tax up 14% for Rotala

    Rotala reports strong performance for the year with growth in turnover of 26% to £56.1 million (2010: £44.6 million). The company also reveals profit before taxation for the year to end of...

  • 12 Apr
    07:13
    FLASH: Profit before tax up 14% for Rotala

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 27 Jan
    08:33
    New year trading starts well for Rotala

    Rotala reports that full results for the year ended 30 November 2011 are expected to be broadly in line with management expectations. According to the board, trading for the current year has...

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