News Results for STV Group (STVG)

  • 26 Jun
    08:27
    STV acquires majority stake in unscripted producer Primal Media

    Scottish broadcaster STV Group said its productions unit had acquired a majority stake in unscripted producer Primal Media, for an undisclosed sum. The company said the deal would enable it...

  • 23 Apr
    11:55
    Crude rally lifts FTSE 100 ahead of latest US earnings updates

    The FTSE 100 was up 0.3% to 7,483.27 by midday lifted by index heavyweights BP and Royal Dutch Shell which both saw their shares surge on higher oil prices linked to Iranian sanctions. US futures...

  • 23 Apr
    08:48
    UK stocks open 0.2% higher as oil price rise boosts Shell, BP

    UK stocks opened higher on Tuesday after oil prices were boosted by US moves to end waivers banning purchases of Iranian crude. At 0840, the FTSE 100 was up 16.53 points, or 0.2%, at 7.476.41....

  • 23 Apr
    07:58
    STV sees first-quarter advertising revenue faling 1-2%

    Scottish broadcaster STV Group said it expected to post a rise in first-quarter advertising revenue of between 1% and 2%. The improvement for the three months through May included revenue across...

  • 18 Apr
    17:35
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    David Bergg, Non Executive Director, bought 10,390 shares in the company on the 16th April 2019 at a price of 383.06p. The Director now holds 10,390 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 07 Jan
    13:45
    STV forms distribution pact with Sky

    Scottish broadcaster STV said it had entered into a five-year strategic partnership with Sky. The pact would see Sky customers granted access to STV's regional variants on their set-top boxes for...

  • 10 Oct
    13:38
    STV hires Steven Ladurantaye as head of news

    Scottish broadcaster STV Group said it had appointed Steven Ladurantaye as its head of news and current affairs. Ladurantaye had joined from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, where he was...

  • 07 Sep
    10:00
    STV Group appoints David Mortimer to head production unit

    Scottish broadcaster STV Group said it had appointed David Mortimer as managing director of its production company. Mortimer was responsible for shows including Dragons' Den and Louis Theroux's...

  • 04 Sep
    08:39
    STV books first-half loss as write-downs offset rising revenue

    Scottish broadcaster STV Group swung to a first-half loss after write-downs and restructuring charges overshadowed a rise in revenue. Pre-tax losses for the six months through June amounted to...

  • 04 Sep
    08:20
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on STV Group PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its buy investment rating on STV Group PLC (LON:STVG) and raised its price target to 480p (from 460p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data...

  • 03 Sep
    14:23
    STV and Virgin Media form Scottish broadcasting pact

    Scottish broadcaster STV Group and Virgin Media said they had formed a strategic partnership that would see Virgin TV customers in Scotland getting access to fully-regionalised versions of STV....

  • 27 Apr
    10:10
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on STV Group PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its buy investment rating on STV Group PLC (LON:STVG) and set its price target at 460p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 01 Mar
    08:38
    FTSE 100 slips as global sell-off continues

    The FTSE 100 dipped 0.33% to 7,208 on Thursday morning as the sell-off in global equities continues. There are increased fears over rising inflation and concerns about the effectiveness of the...

  • 01 Mar
    07:58
    STV suffers weaker advertising revenue

    STV's total revenues fell by 3% to £117m in 2017, largely as a result of a weaker national advertising revenue market during the first three quarters. Consumer division revenues were down 5% at...

  • 01 Nov
    16:05
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Rob Woodward, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 2,662 shares in the company on the 1st November 2017 at a price of 338.00p. The Director now holds 447,944 shares. Story provided by...

  • 01 Nov
    16:05
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    George Watt, Financial Director, exercised 5,325 shares in the company on the 1st November 2017 at a price of 338.00p. The Director now holds 271,094 shares. Story provided by...

  • 31 Aug
    09:56
    STV pre-tax profit down 26%

    STV's pre-tax profit fell by 26% to £7.5 million in the first half on the back of a 3% drop in revenue to £54.6 million. Sales were impacted by a weaker national airtime market as a result of...

  • 14 Aug
    09:26
    STV names chief executive

    STV has appointed Simon Pitts as chief executive officer, effective 3 January 2018. It follows the announcement in April 2017 of Rob Woodward's intention to step down from the board and his role...

  • 26 Apr
    17:40
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Simon Miller, Non Executive Director, bought 5,000 shares in the company on the 26th April 2017 at a price of 375.37p. The Director now holds 5,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 10 Apr
    13:37
    STV to launch new channel on 24 April

    STV has announced that its new channel, STV2, will launch at 1700 on Monday 24 April to viewers across Scotland. The Company said that the channel will reflect what is happening across Scotland...

  • 03 Mar
    07:42
    STV Group hikes FY pretax profit in strong results

    STV Group's FY pretax profit fell 3% to £18.5m in what it says was a strong set of annual results, featuring revenue up 3% to £120.4m and total dividend up 50% to 15p a share. "Today's strong...

  • 04 Jan
    13:04
    STV Group appoints joint broker

    STV Group has appointed Panmure Gordon to act as joint corporate broker alongside Peel Hunt. At 1:04pm: (LON:STVG) STV Group PLC share price was +1.5p at 360p Story provided by...

  • 28 Dec
    09:44
    STV comments on airtime sales agreement

    STV Group announces that agreement has been reached with ITV on an amendment to the Airtime Sales Agreement which covers airtime and sponsorship sales. This updates the terms of the Agreement that...

  • 13 Dec
    08:00
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on STV Group PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its buy investment rating on STV Group PLC (LON:STVG) and cut its price target to 460p (from 650p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 02 Dec
    07:42
    STV Group appoints non-exec director

    STV Group plc announces the appointment of a new non-executive director to the board of the company. Simon Miller will join the board from 2 December 2016. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Oct
    09:44
    STV Productions to make new Catchphrase series

    ITV has commissioned STV Productions to make a further series of game show Catchphrase. The new series includes 8 x 45-minute episodes, plus 2 x 60-minute shows featuring celebrity contestants....

  • 25 Aug
    11:00
    Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on STV Group PLC

    Numis today reaffirms its buy investment rating on STV Group PLC (LON:STVG) and set its price target at 442p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 22 Aug
    14:37
    STV commission

    STV Productions and co-production partner GroupM Entertainment have been commissioned to make a fixed-rig series for UKTV's premium entertainment channel W. 'The Dressing Room', a fly-on-the-wall...

  • 02 Jun
    15:44
    STV appoints remuneration committee chairman

    STV Group's board has appointed Anne Marie Cannon as chairman of the remuneration committee following Genevieve Shore's resignation today. Cannon joined the board in November 2014. At 3:44pm:...

  • 26 May
    09:58
    STV Productions wins new commission

    STV Productions is making a four-part series, Tour De Celeb, for Channel 5. The reality series will follow eight celebrities who have just three months to prepare for the toughest physical and...

  • 26 Apr
    12:50
    Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on STV Group PLC

    Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on STV Group PLC (LON:STVG) and set its price target at 585p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Apr
    12:30
    All resolutions passed at STV's AGM

    STV Group has announced that all resolutions proposed at its Annual General Meeting held today were duly passed. At 12:30pm: (LON:STVG) STV Group PLC share price was +9.88p at 397.38p Story...

  • 26 Apr
    07:44
    STV Group says Q1 trading in line with views

    STV Group said trading during Q1 was in line with expectations. In Q2, STV national revenues are expected to be flat whilst regional revenues are expected to be up 12%. Overall for the first...

  • 26 Apr
    07:17
    FLASH: STV Group says Q1 trading in line with views

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 10 Mar
    15:55
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Ian Steele, Non Executive Director, bought 8,000 shares in the company on the 10th March 2016 at a price of 449.00p. The Director now holds 8,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 08 Mar
    14:35
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Anne Cannon, Non Executive Director, bought 9,042 shares in the company on the 8th March 2016 at a price of 440.00p. The Director now holds 9,042 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 01 Mar
    15:10
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Christian Woolfenden, Non Executive Director, bought 9,092 shares in the company on the 1st March 2016 at a price of 439.93p. The Director now holds 9,092 shares. Story provided by...

  • 01 Mar
    14:20
    STV City channels to get more prominent spot

    STV has welcomed an announcement from Digital UK that the STV City TV channels are to receive a more prominent position in the Freeview TV guide. Director of Channels at STV, Bobby Hain, said:...

  • 24 Feb
    07:34
    STV Group improves FY pretax profit

    STV Group has improved its FY pretax profit to GBP19.1m, from GBP17.3m. Revenue was GBP116.5m, from GBP120.4m. Dividend was 10p a share, from 8p. CEO Rob Woodward said 2015 returned a good...

  • 24 Feb
    07:09
    FLASH: STV Group improves FY pretax profit

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 12 Feb
    10:14
    STV Productions commissioned by ITV

    STV Group said ITV has commissioned STV Productions, with co-production partners GroupM Entertainment, to make a second series of popular ITV2 comedy panel show, Safeword. At 10:14am:...

  • 25 Jan
    15:21
    STV Group schedules FY results

    STV Group will publish its full year results for the period ending 31 December on 24 February. At 3:21pm: (LON:STVG) STV Group PLC share price was -10p at 485p Story provided by...

  • 18 Jan
    10:30
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on STV Group PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its buy investment rating on STV Group PLC (LON:STVG) and raised its price target to 650p (from 530p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 21 Dec
    07:33
    STV Group says earnings in line with board views

    STV Group confirmed in a pre-close trading update for the period Aug. 27 to Dec. 21 that earnings are in line with the board's views. A full update of performance against KPIs will be provided in...

  • 21 Dec
    07:16
    FLASH: STV Group says earnings in line with board views

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 14 Dec
    11:10
    Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on STV Group PLC

    Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on STV Group PLC (LON:STVG) and set its price target at 580p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 29 Jul
    16:06
    STV Group schedules interims

    STV Group will publish its half year results for the period ending 30 June on 27 August. At 4:06pm: (LON:STVG) STV Group PLC share price was -6.12p at 453.88p Story provided by...

  • 24 Jun
    11:55
    New creative director at STV Productions

    STV Productions has announced the appointment of Dan Korn as a new creative director where he will have a particular focus on specialist factual and returnable programming. Mr Korn joins STV...

  • 30 Apr
    12:52
    STV Group passes AGM resolutions

    STV Group has announced that all resolutions proposed at its Annual General Meeting held today were duly passed on a show of hands. At 12:52pm: (LON:STVG) STV Group PLC share price was -1.87p...

  • 30 Apr
    07:46
    STV Group makes strong start to 2015

    STV Group has continued to perform well and has delivered a strong start to 2015. Trading during Q1 is in line with the Board's expectations. National advertising revenues were up 9% in Q1 and...

  • 30 Apr
    07:25
    FLASH: STV Group makes strong start to 2015

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 01 Apr
    10:30
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Rob Woodward, Chief Executive Officer, sold 100,000 shares in the company on the 31st March 2015 at a price of 383.00p. The Director now holds 419,322 shares. Story provided by...

  • 19 Mar
    10:23
    STV wins local TV licences in Scotland

    STV has been awarded the licences to deliver local TV services to Aberdeen, Ayr and Dundee. These three new services will be delivered in partnership with Robert Gordon University and North East...

  • 26 Feb
    07:13
    FLASH: STV Group lifts FY pretax profit

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Nov
    08:28
    STV Group expands its portfolio

    STV Group has reported that it continues to deliver trading in line with expectations. In the consumer business in the year-to-date to end of October, national advertising revenues were up 6%....

  • 05 Sep
    13:45
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Rob Woodward, Chief Executive Officer, sold 4,535 shares in the company on the 5th September 2014 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 507,450 shares. NOTE: Sold to cover tax liabilities...

  • 28 Aug
    08:12
    STV Group H1 pretax profit rises

    STV Group booked an H1 pretax profit of £8.4m, up 35% from £6.2m. Revenue was £54.7m, up 7% from £71.2m. It has confirmed an enhanced dividend policy with increase to planned level of interim...

  • 28 Aug
    07:23
    FLASH: STV Group H1 pretax profit rises

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 07 Aug
    13:57
    STV half year results scheduled

    STV Group will publish its half year results for the period ending 30 June 2014 on Thursday, 28 August 2014. At 1:57pm: (LON:STVG) STV Group PLC share price was +7p at 362.75p Story provided...

  • 09 Jul
    07:31
    STVG confirms agreement of pension valuation settlement

    STV Group said an agreement has been reached with the trustees of the company's defined benefits pension schemes - the Scottish & Grampian Television Retirement Benefits Scheme and the...

  • 09 Jul
    07:13
  • 04 Jun
    08:13
    STV Group announces renewal of bank facilities

    STV Group has secured a new five-year revolving credit and overdraft facility for £60m with a maturity date of June 2019. This replaces the previous £57.5m facility and will result in a lower...

  • 04 Jun
    07:19
    FLASH: STV Group announces renewal of bank facilities

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 02 Jun
    10:41
    STV to launch local TV station in Glasgow

    STV is to launch the first local TV station in Scotland when its new channel starts broadcasting in Glasgow this evening. The company also has agreement for a separate station in Edinburgh and...

  • 16 May
    08:22
    STV Group appoints two non-exec directors

    STV Group announces the appointment of two new non-executive directors to its board. Christian Woolfenden joins the board from 1 June 2014 and Anne Marie Cannon joins on 1 November 2014. At...

  • 16 May
    07:26
    FLASH: STV Group appoints two non-exec directors

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 23 Apr
    13:03
    STV Group resolutions passed at AGM

    STV Group has confirmed that all resolutions proposed at its annual general meeting held earlier today were duly passed on a show of hands. At 1:03pm: (LON:STVG) STV Group PLC share price was...

  • 06 Mar
    07:54
    STV Group FY pretax profit more than doubles

    STV Group posted a FY pretax profit of £14.3m, more than double the £6.4m recorded a year ago. Revenue was £112.1m, from £102.7m. The prior period was by an exceptional item of -£5.3m. It...

  • 06 Mar
    07:14
  • 11 Feb
    09:28
    STV accepts new Ofcom broadcast licence terms

    STV Group confirms its acceptance of the new terms of its two broadcast licences as confirmed by Ofcom today. The licences have been renewed for the maximum term of 10 years until 31 December...

  • 11 Dec
    12:28
    ITV commissions new show

    ITV has commissioned a new entertainment show, Let Me Entertain You, from STV Productions and GroupM Entertainment. The eight, 30-minute programmes were for ITV's 2014 schedule. At 12:28pm:...

  • 31 Oct
    07:53
    STV Group on track to meet 2013 growth targets

    STV Group said it remains on track to achieve its growth targets in 2013 and continue to make strong progress in delivery of its strategy to grow non-broadcast earnings. "Our digital growth...

  • 31 Oct
    07:22
    FLASH: STV Group on track to meet 2013 growth targets

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 22 Oct
    16:55
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Margaret Ford, Non Executive Director, bought 7,470 shares in the company on the 22nd October 2013 at a price of 316.90p. The Director now holds 23,258 shares. Story provided by...

  • 22 Oct
    12:55
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Genevieve Shore, Non Executive Director, bought 5,564 shares in the company on the 18th October 2013 at a price of 264.75p. The Director now holds 16,063 shares. Story provided by...

  • 14 Oct
    16:20
    STV raises £2.5m for children in poverty

    The STV Appeal, which raises money for children and young people in Scotland affected by poverty, has raised £2,510,002 so far this year. This total is a result of fundraising efforts across...

  • 07 Oct
    10:48
    STV Productions forms partnership with Red Arrow Entertainment

    STV Productions has agreed to a strategic international partnership with Red Arrow Entertainment Group. It will incorporate co-investment, co-development and worldwide distribution. The...

  • 09 Sep
    10:14
    FLASH: Liberum Capital starts STV Group at buy, target 360p

    At 10:14am: (LON:STVG) share price was 0p at 215p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 03 Sep
    16:55
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Margaret Ford, Non Executive Director, bought 11,338 shares in the company on the 2nd September 2013 at a price of 219.00p. The Director now holds 15,788 shares. Story provided by...

  • 02 Sep
    13:05
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    George Watt, Financial Director, bought 368 shares in the company on the 2nd September 2013 at a price of 136.00p. The Director now holds 234,260 shares. NOTE: Loyalty & Service Award Scheme...

  • 21 Aug
    10:11
    STV to make second series of Catchphrase for ITV

    ITV has commissioned STV Productions to make a second series of the game show Catchphrase. The series of nine 45-minute episodes, with an additional 3 60-minute celebrity specials, would start...

  • 21 Aug
    07:28
    STV Group H1 pretax profit rises to £6.2m

    STV Group's first-half pretax profit rose to £6.2 million, from £0.8 million. The company intends to propose resuming dividends with a planned 1.5p a share final dividend for 2013, to be...

  • 21 Aug
    07:04
    FLASH: STV Group H1 pretax profit rises to £6.2m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 25 Jul
    15:59
    STV Group schedules interims

    STV Group will publish its half year results for the period to the end of June on 21 August 2013. At 3:59pm: (LON:STVG) share price was +0.5p at 154p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Jun
    09:45
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Margaret Ford, Non Executive Director, bought 4,450 shares in the company on the 25th June 2013 at a price of 138.00p. The Director now holds 4,450 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 18 Jun
    07:54
    STV to make second Fake Reaction series

    STV Productions has been commissioned by ITV2 to make a second series of comedy entertainment show Fake Reaction. The ten 45-minute episodes, up from eight episodes in series one, would air in 2014...

  • 18 Jun
    07:05
    FLASH: ITV2 commissions second series of Fake Reaction

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 17 May
    07:33
    STV says Baroness Ford of Cunninghame new chair

    STV Group said Margaret Ford, the Baroness Ford of Cunninghame, will join the board from June 1 as non-executive director and succeed Richard Findlay as non-executive chair following his...

  • 17 May
    07:08
    FLASH: STV says Baroness Ford of Cunninghame new chairman

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 24 Apr
    08:25
    STV Group says growth momentum across business

    STV Group said it has made a positive start to 2013 and that growth momentum had continued across all areas of its business. "During the period, airtime trading; growth in the digital and...

  • 24 Apr
    07:24
    FLASH: STV Group says growth momentum across business

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 08 Apr
    17:55
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    George Watt, Financial Director, sold post-exercise 6,458 shares in the company on the 8th April 2013 at a price of 132.50p. The Director now holds 232,338 shares. Story provided by...

  • 08 Apr
    17:50
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Rob Woodward, Chief Executive Officer, sold 11,285 shares in the company on the 8th April 2013 at a price of 132.50p. The Director now holds 449,920 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 08 Apr
    17:50
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Rob Woodward, Chief Executive Officer, sold 11,285 shares in the company on the 8th April 2013 at a price of 132.50p. The Director now holds 449,920 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 04 Apr
    17:00
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Rob Woodward, Chief Executive Officer, has transferred in 372,936 shares in the company on the 3rd April 2013 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 671,738 shares. NOTE: Vesting Story...

  • 04 Apr
    17:00
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Rob Woodward, Chief Executive Officer, has transferred in 372,936 shares in the company on the 3rd April 2013 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 671,738 shares. NOTE: Vesting Story...

  • 04 Apr
    17:00
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Rob Woodward, Chief Executive Officer, has transferred in 372,936 shares in the company on the 3rd April 2013 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 671,738 shares. NOTE: Vesting Story...

  • 04 Apr
    17:00
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Rob Woodward, Chief Executive Officer, has transferred in 372,936 shares in the company on the 3rd April 2013 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 671,738 shares. NOTE: Vesting Story...

  • 25 Feb
    14:55
    Director Deals - STV Group PLC (STVG)

    Genevieve Shore, Non Executive Director, bought 10,499 shares in the company on the 21st February 2013 at a price of 140.30p. The Director now holds 10,499 shares. Story provided by...

  • 20 Feb
    09:57
    STV wins BBC2 Antiques Road Trip series commission

    STV has been commissioned to make a third series of Celebrity Antiques Road Trip for BBC2, comprising 20 episodes each of 60 minutes. At 9:57am: (LON:STVG) share price was +5.25p at 134.75p...

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