News Results for VP (VP.)

  • 10 Jun
    09:30
    Vp annual profit falls 16%; delays dividend decision until later in 2020

    Equipment rental group Vp reported a 16% fall in annual profit and said it had delayed a decision on a dividend until later in the year. Pre-tax profit for the year through March declined to...

  • 27 Jan
    09:30
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on VP PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on VP PLC (LON:VP.) and raised its price target to 900p (from 800p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 01 Oct
    09:24
    Vp confident results will meet expectations in 'subdued' market

    Equipment rental group Vp said the UK and international markets in which it operated were stable, rather than experiencing growth. The company, however, said it remained confident of delivering...

  • 04 Jun
    12:12
    Lower than expected Eurozone inflation lifts markets

    European shares got a boost after Eurozone inflation came in short of expectations, implying the European Central Bank might hold off hiking interest rates. The FTSE 100 reversed losses early on to...

  • 04 Jun
    09:40
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on VP PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on VP PLC (LON:VP.) and cut its price target to 800p (from 1000p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 04 Jun
    07:58
    Vp annual profit rises 9% after UK sales boost

    Equipment rental specialist Vp posted a 9% rise in annual profit after it boosted sales in the UK. Pre-tax profit for the year through March rose to £33.6m, up from £30.8m on-year. Revenue grew...

  • 10 May
    07:10
    Vp acquires Sandhurst for £3.3m

    Equipment rental specialist Vp has acquired Sandhurst for a cash consideration of £3.325m. Sandhurst was founded in 2004 and is engaged in the rental of specialist excavator attachments to the...

  • 09 Apr
    08:30
    Vp found to have of engaged in illegal cartel behaviour by UK regulator

    Equipment rental group Vp is among three UK companies that have been found in breach of competition law. In provisional findings, the Competition and Markets Authority said the three businesses,...

  • 08 Apr
    11:58
    FTSE flat amid firmer pound, German export slump

    Stronger sterling and weak German export figures weighed on the FTSE 100 on Monday as Theresa May announced plans to head to Paris and Berlin tomorrow as she looks to secure an orderly exit from...

  • 08 Apr
    07:45
    Vp expects profits to be 'well ahead' of prior year

    Equipment rental group Vp said it expected its annual results to be 'well ahead' of the prior year and in line with market expectations. Exceptional costs in the second half were expected to be...

  • 13 Nov
    17:00
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Allison Bainbridge, Financial Director, bought 580 shares in the company on the 13th November 2018 at a price of 620.00p. The Director now holds 1,259 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in...

  • 13 Nov
    16:55
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Chief Executive Officer, bought 580 shares in the company on the 13th November 2018 at a price of 620.00p. The Director now holds 790,164 shares. Story provided by...

  • 05 Jun
    09:50
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on VP PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on VP PLC (LON:VP.) and raised its price target to 1000p (from 900p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 05 Jun
    08:41
    Vp lifts dividend 18% as acquisitions boost adjusted earnings

    Rental equipment supplier Vp posted a modest rise in annual profit as rising revenue was offset by acquisition costs and impairment charges. Pre-tax profits rose to £30.8m, up from £30.3m a year...

  • 06 Apr
    16:56
    Trade war fears keep FTSE in the red amid weak miners

    The FTSE 100 failed to gain positive momentum as trade war concerns continued and miners remained weak. Miners dominated the top fallers on Friday with Rio Tinto (RIO) shedding 2.3% to £35.60 and...

  • 06 Apr
    11:37
    $100bn Chinese tariff threat weighs on FTSE

    The FTSE struggled to hold on to its gains from Thursday after US President Donald Trump threatened to impose $100bn worth of tariffs on Chinese goods late last night. The blue-chip index lost...

  • 06 Apr
    10:50
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on VP PLC

    Peel Hunt today downgrades its investment rating on VP PLC (LON:VP.) to hold (from hold). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk

  • 06 Apr
    09:03
    UK stocks open 0.2% lower as trade war fears persist

    UK stocks opened lower on Friday as persistent trade-war fears continued to unsettle global markets. At 0856, the benchmark FTSE 100 index was down 15.23 points, or 0.2%, at 7.184,27 on what was a...

  • 06 Apr
    07:26
    Vp sees annual result in line with expectations despite 'challenging' oil sector

    Equipment rental group Vp said it expected to post annual results in line with market expectations after it made 'strong progress' over the winter period. 'The UK division has experienced...

  • 23 Jan
    11:10
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on VP PLC

    Peel Hunt today downgrades its investment rating on VP PLC (LON:VP.) to hold (from add) and left its price target at 900p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Dec
    09:43
    Vp acquisition of Brandon Hire probed by regulator

    Vp said the Competition and Markets Authority is investigating its acquisition of Brandon Hire Group. Prior to completion of the deal, Vp said it conducted a detailed due diligence exercise,...

  • 21 Nov
    09:26
    Vp hikes dividend as profits rise

    Vp boosted first-half profits and hiked its dividend after revenue rose. Profit before tax and amortisation increased 13% to £21.2m, as revenue jumped 12% to £136.0m. The company increased its...

  • 23 Oct
    16:15
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Allison Bainbridge, Financial Director, exercised 679 shares in the company on the 19th October 2017 at a price of 530.00p. The Director now holds 679 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in...

  • 23 Oct
    16:10
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 679 shares in the company on the 19th October 2017 at a price of 530.00p. The Director now holds 789,584 shares. Story provided by...

  • 28 Sep
    09:16
    Vp reports positive trading

    Vp plc, the equipment rental specialist, said it continues to experience positive trading in the current financial year which is in line with the board's expectations. The UK division has made...

  • 28 Sep
    07:25
    FLASH: Vp reports positive trading

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Jun
    14:07
    Vp confirms date of AGM

    Vp has confirmed that the Company intends to hold its Annual General Meeting on 1 August. At 2:07pm: (LON:VP.) VP PLC share price was +17p at 887.5p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Jun
    11:20
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on VP PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its add investment rating on VP PLC (LON:VP.) and raised its price target to 900p (from 850p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Jun
    09:33
    VP Plc turns in record-breaking FY performance

    VP Plc has hiked its FY pretax profit, prior to amortisation, and total dividend in what it styled as a record-breaking performance. There was a 17% hike in profit before tax and amortisation to...

  • 07 Apr
    07:35
    VP Plc sees FY results in line, makes acquisition

    VP Plc anticipates it will deliver FY results in line with current market expectations for the year ended 31 March 2017, as it confirmed the acquisition of Jackson Mechanical Services (UK) Ltd (JMS...

  • 07 Apr
    07:10
    FLASH: VP Plc sees FY results in line, makes acquisition

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 21 Oct
    14:40
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 638 shares in the company on the 19th October 2016 at a price of 282.00p. The Director now holds 788,905 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 01 Aug
    15:15
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 83,000 shares in the company on the 28th July 2016 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 889,921 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 01 Aug
    15:15
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, sold post-exercise 107,986 shares in the company on the 28th July 2016 at a price of 692.50p. The Director now holds 781,935 shares. Story provided by...

  • 07 Jun
    12:03
    Strong oil prices keep FTSE on one-month high

    Robust oil prices and a relaxed stance from Janet Yellen concerning US interest rates kept the main markets in positive territory, despite a slump in metal prices. The FTSE 100 rose 0.4% to...

  • 07 Jun
    07:14
    FLASH: Vp Plc lifts FY pretax profit

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Apr
    12:31
    Vp confirms FY results date

    Vp has confirmed that it will be announcing its Final Results for the year ended 31 March 2016 on Tuesday, 7 June 2016. At 12:31pm: (LON:VP.) VP PLC share price was 0p at 718.5p Story...

  • 25 Jan
    12:30
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on VP PLC

    Peel Hunt today downgrades its investment rating on VP PLC (LON:VP.) to add (from buy). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 02 Dec
    08:50
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on VP PLC

    Peel Hunt today upgrades its investment rating on VP PLC (LON:VP.) to buy (from hold) and set its price target at 850p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 25 Nov
    07:51
    VP Plc improves H1 pretax profit, hikes dividend

    VP has posted an H1 pretax profit of GBP16.3m, from GBP15.5m, with revenue rising to GBP105.1m, from GBP101.3m. The company cited a year of so far 'solid progress' on lifting interim dividend to...

  • 25 Nov
    07:05
    FLASH: VP Plc improves H1 pretax profit, hikes dividend

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Nov
    07:36
    Vp PLC acquires Test & Measurement Group Ltd

    Vp Plc confirms the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Test & Measurement Group Ltd for GBP3.95m. Test & Measurement would operate within Vp's specialist safety, survey and...

  • 04 Nov
    07:04
    Vp PLC acquires Test & Measurement Group Ltd

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 12 Oct
    14:25
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 1,827 shares in the company on the 9th October 2015 at a price of 197.00p. The Director now holds 808,748 shares. Story provided by...

  • 29 Jul
    14:40
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 131,000 shares in the company on the 28th July 2015 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 806,921 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 29 Jul
    14:35
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, sold post-exercise 119,000 shares in the company on the 29th July 2015 at a price of 770.00p. The Director now holds 806,921 shares. Story provided by...

  • 04 Jun
    09:19
    VP. improves FY pretax profit

    Vp Plc, the equipment rental specialist, today announces its Final Results for the year ended 31 March 2015. Highlights: - Significant improvement in profit before tax and amortisation up 33% to...

  • 04 Jun
    07:24
    FLASH: VP. improves FY pretax profit

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 24 Feb
    07:33
    VP sees FY results ahead of current market views

    VP Plc said overall the business is trading well, and with a momentum that leads the board to believe it will deliver FY results ahead of current market views. It said it continued to trade well...

  • 24 Feb
    07:07
    FLASH: VP sees FY results ahead of current market views

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Dec
    15:10
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 136,000 shares in the company on the 3rd December 2014 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 918,921 shares. Story provided by...

  • 04 Dec
    15:10
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, sold post-exercise 124,000 shares in the company on the 3rd December 2014 at a price of 619.50p. The Director now holds 794,921 shares. Story provided by...

  • 27 Nov
    07:13
    FLASH: VP Plc improves H1 pretax profit

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 20 Aug
    07:57
    VP Plc maintains excellent business momentum

    Vp Plc said it has maintained the excellent business momentum seen early in the year and reported at its AGM in July. This trend has continued into August with good demand, in particular, from...

  • 23 Jul
    11:40
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, bought 5,000 shares in the company on the 22nd July 2014 at a price of 662.50p. The Director now holds 781,116 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 05 Jun
    07:54
    VP Plc's FY pretax profit rises to £18.9m

    VP Plc's FY pretax profit rose to £18.9m, from £16.4m. Revenue was £183.1m, from £167.0m. "We look forward to the year ahead with confidence," said chairman Jeremy Pilkington. It proposed a...

  • 05 Jun
    07:11
    FLASH: VP Plc's FY pretax profit rises to £18.9m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 14 Feb
    07:49
    Vp Plc eyes FY profits in line with market view

    Vp plc, the equipment rental specialist, expects to report full year profits in line with market expectations. The group said it has continued to trade in line with expectations through the...

  • 16 Dec
    17:40
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 175,935 shares in the company on the 16th December 2013 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 858,805 shares. Story provided by...

  • 16 Dec
    17:40
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, sold post-exercise 82,689 shares in the company on the 16th December 2013 at a price of 559.50p. The Director now holds 776,116 shares. Story provided by...

  • 26 Nov
    07:36
    VP increases margins

    Equipment rental specialist VP said profit before tax and amortisation increased 17% to £12.8m in the half-year to end-September (2012: £11m). Revenues were £91.3 million, 9% ahead (2012:...

  • 26 Nov
    07:06
    FLASH: VP Plc H1 pretax profit rises to £12.3m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 31 Oct
    15:35
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 1,294 shares in the company on the 31st October 2013 at a price of 139.00p. The Director now holds 682,870 shares. Story provided by...

  • 04 Sep
    07:34
    VP Plc acquires Mr Cropper Ltd for £4.6m

    Vp plc has acquired the entire issued share capital of Mr Cropper Limited for a £4.6 million. Mr Cropper is the market leader in the rental of pile cropping machines to the UK groundworks and...

  • 04 Sep
    07:07
    FLASH: VP Plc acquires Mr Cropper Ltd for £4.6m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 20 Aug
    07:27
    VP Plc enjoys good demand, solid revenue growth

    VP Plc updated on its performance since June 4 and said the new financial year had started well and it was experiencing good demand, which was helping to deliver solid year-on-year revenue growth....

  • 20 Aug
    07:08
    VP Plc enjoys good demand, solid revenue growth

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 24 Jul
    16:25
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, bought 8,500 shares in the company on the 24th July 2013 at a price of 407.00p. The Director now holds 681,576 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 07 Jun
    14:35
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 261,908 shares in the company on the 5th June 2013 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 934,984 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 07 Jun
    14:35
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, sold post-exercise 261,908 shares in the company on the 5th June 2013 at a price of 354.00p. The Director now holds 673,076 shares. Story provided by...

  • 04 Jun
    07:19
    VP raises pretax profit

    Equipment rental specialist VP said pretax profit increased 9% to £17.4m in the year to end-March (2012: £16m). Operating margins rose to 11.9% (2012: 11.5%). Basic earnings per share...

  • 04 Jun
    07:06
  • 14 Feb
    07:12
    FLASH: Vp Plc sees FY profits in line with market view

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Dec
    14:20
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Peter Parkin, Non Executive Director, sold 67,500 shares in the company on the 5th December 2012 at a price of 340.00p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director deals data provided by...

  • 28 Nov
    07:30
    VP pretax profits up

    Equipment rental specialist VP said profit before tax and amortisation increased 6% to £11m in the first half-year to end-September (H1 2012: £10.4m). Revenues of £84.0 million were 2% ahead...

  • 28 Nov
    07:26
    FLASH: Half year pre-tax profits up 6% for Vp

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 19 Oct
    15:15
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 2,927 shares in the company on the 18th October 2012 at a price of 124.00p. The Director now holds 673,076 shares. Story provided by...

  • 20 Aug
    07:51
    Vp builds on promising start to year

    Vp plc, the equipment rental specialist, reports that since the announcement of its Final Results on 29 May 2012, the Group reported that the new financial year had started well and continues to be...

  • 20 Aug
    07:26
    FLASH: Vp builds on promsing start to year

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 11 Jul
    07:51
    Vp acquires two equipment rental firms from Balfour Beatty

    Vp has acquired the business and assets of two equipment rental activities from Balfour Beatty Group Ltd for a cash consideration of £4m. Hire Station, a division of Vp, has acquired Balfour...

  • 11 Jul
    07:25
  • 29 May
    08:12
    Record revenues and improved profit for VP

    VP reports revenues grew by 16% to £163.6 million, a record turnover figure for the Group. This revenue increase translated into operating profits before amortisation of £18.5 million, an...

  • 29 May
    07:19
    FLASH: Record revenues and improved profit for VP

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 10 Feb
    09:08
    Vp announces tender offer

    The Board of Vp intends to purchase up to 1 in every 14 Ordinary Shares by way of a Tender Offer at 254 pence per Ordinary Share. Today Vp has posted a circular to shareholders in relation to the...

  • 21 Oct
    16:35
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 1,989 shares in the company on the 19th October 2011 at a price of 189.00p. The Director now holds 658,149 shares. Story provided by...

  • 01 Sep
    10:51
    Vp in upbeat mood

    Vp, the equipment rental specialist, says that it is confident about producing growth this year. Speaking at its AGM, Jeremy Pilkington, Chairman, said: "The sentiments expressed in the Interim...

  • 08 Aug
    12:20
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 69,102 shares in the company on the 8th August 2011 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 688,860 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 08 Aug
    12:20
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, exercised 69,102 shares in the company on the 8th August 2011 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 688,860 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 05 Aug
    14:45
    Director Deals - VP PLC (VP.)

    Neil Stothard, Managing Director, bought 7,000 shares in the company on the 4th August 2011 at a price of 241.80p. The Director now holds 619,758 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 04 Aug
    07:41
    VP reports promising start and healthy balance sheet

    Vp plc, the equipment rental specialist, has provided an update on the performance of the business since the announcement of its Final Results on 7 June 2011. A company statement said: "We...

  • 07 Jun
    09:12
    VP sees fall in profits l

    Vp plc, the equipment rental specialist, announced a fall in profits to the year ended 31 March 2011. Revenues increased by 5% to £141.0 million (2010: £134.2 million)however profit before...

  • 15 Feb
    13:16
    BROKER MOVES ROUND-UP

    Albemarle & Bond raised to buy from hold at Finncap, target price 320p. Anglo American cut to hold from buy at Citigroup. CLS Holdings cut to hold from buy at Peel Hunt. Domino's Pizza...

  • 15 Feb
    12:03
  • 15 Feb
    07:40
    FLASH: Vp in line with market expectations for FY

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Feb
    07:32
    FLASH: VP names Kelda's Allison Bainbridge as new FD

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Feb
    07:10
    VP meets expectations

    Equipment rental specialist VP said today overall demand for its services has remained relatively consistent with that experienced in the first half of the financial year. VP said whilst the...

  • 30 Nov
    07:23
    FLASH: Vp first-half PBT down 12% at £8.6m

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 30 Nov
    07:11
    VP maintains dividend

    Equipment rental specialist VP reported profit before tax and amortisation of £8.6m for the half-year to end-September (2009: £9.8m) on revenues of £71.1m. Interim dividend was maintained at 3.1p...

  • 03 Nov
    12:28
    Vp schedules interims

    Equipment rental specialist Vp will release its results for the six months ended September 30 on Tuesday, November 30. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 21 Sep
    07:50
    FLASH: Vp loses FD Mike Holt to Low & Bonar

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

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