News Results for Wincanton (WIN)

  • 27 Nov
    06:01
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Tim Lawlor, Executive Director, has transferred in 38,254 shares in the company on the 24th November 2020 at a price of £0.00. The Director now holds 184,147 shares. Story provided by...

  • 27 Nov
    06:01
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Tim Lawlor, Executive Director, exercised 72,179 shares in the company on the 24th November 2020 at a price of £0.00. The Director now holds 218,072 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 27 Nov
    06:01
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Tim Lawlor, Executive Director, sold post-exercise 33,925 shares in the company on the 24th November 2020 at a price of £0.00. The Director now holds 184,147 shares. Story provided by...

  • 27 Nov
    06:01
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Tim Lawlor, Executive Director, has transferred out 38,254 shares in the company on the 24th November 2020 at a price of £0.00. The Director now holds 145,893 shares. Story provided by...

  • 02 Oct
    16:46
    FTSE makes recovery to finish in positive territory on Friday

    UK stocks erased earlier losses and tipped into positive territory on Friday afternoon despite US non-farm payrolls data showing the weakest gain since the recovery in jobs began in May with 0.66...

  • 02 Oct
    12:04
    FTSE heads lower at midday Friday on increased risk aversion

    UK stocks traded lower at midday on Friday following weaker European markets as risk aversion was the order of the day amid rising volatility after news that Donald Trump tested positive for...

  • 02 Oct
    08:40
    FTSE opens 0.6% lower after Trump tests positive for Covid-19

    UK stocks opened lower on Friday after Donald Trump tested positive for Covid-19, adding an extra element of political uncertainty in the US just a month before the presidential election. At 0828,...

  • 02 Oct
    07:25
    Wincanton sticks to recently upgraded guidance; inks pension pact

    Logistics company Wincanton stuck by its recently upgraded annual profit guidance and said it had made a new pension agreement that included a reduced deficit. In a trading update for the six...

  • 09 Sep
    09:43
    Wincanton forecasts material earnings beat amid online retail boom

    Logistics group Wincanton said it expected its annual results to be 'materially' ahead of current market expectations amid a particularly strong performance in its e-commerce business. Wincanton...

  • 28 Jul
    09:46
    Wincanton to develop e-commerce facility in Warwickshire.

    Logistics company Wincanton said it would develop a new e-commerce facility in Nuneaton, Warwickshire. The site would service the company's e-fulfilment business, which was set to begin operations...

  • 28 Jul
    06:15
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Martin Read, Chairman, bought 21,507 shares in the company on the 24th July 2020 at a price of 1.850000p. The Director now holds 58,016 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 27 Jul
    06:16
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Stewart Oades, Non Executive Director, bought 10,657 shares in the company on the 23rd July 2020 at a price of 1.862500p. The Director now holds 30,024 shares. Story provided by...

  • 24 Jul
    15:16
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Tim Lawlor, Executive Director, has transferred in 121,514 shares in the company on the 18th July 2020 at a price of 0.000000p. The Director now holds 267,407 shares. Story provided by...

  • 22 Jul
    09:42
    Wincanton forecasts 'significant' profit beat as demand recovers

    Logistics company Wincanton said it expected its annual underlying profit to be 'significantly' above current market forecasts of not less than £30m. The company had continued to see a steady...

  • 08 Jul
    09:36
    Wincanton extends logistics relationship with Asda to 2023

    Logistics company Wincanton said it had extended a relationship with supermarket group Asda for the management of its transport and warehousing operations. The relationship dated back to 2005,...

  • 17 Jun
    08:05
    Wincanton profit slips 9.9% owing to Covid-19 writedowns

    Logistics company Wincanton posted a 9.9% fall in annual profit after it wrote down the value of its assets, citing the Covid-19 crisis. Pre-tax profit for the year through March decreased to...

  • 15 May
    09:20
    Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Wincanton PLC

    Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Wincanton PLC (LON:WIN) and cut its price target to 320p (from 375p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data...

  • 05 May
    07:36
    Wincanton postpones results release until mid-June

    Logistics company Wincanton said its 2020 financial year results release had been postponed until mid-June. The company had originally planned to release the results on 20 May. Wincanton said the...

  • 25 Mar
    09:54
    Wincanton sees record demand from grocery, consumer sectors

    Logistics company Wincanton said it had experienced record levels of demand in recent weeks, particularly from the grocery, consumer and general haulage sectors. Current indications were that good...

  • 02 Mar
    12:15
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Debbie Lentz, Non Executive Director, bought 4,000 shares in the company on the 28th February 2020 at a price of 262.00p. The Director now holds 4,000 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in...

  • 02 Mar
    12:10
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Mihiri Jayaweera, Non Executive Director, bought 4,000 shares in the company on the 20th February 2020 at a price of 276.00p. The Director now holds 4,000 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in...

  • 16 Dec
    14:10
    Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Wincanton PLC

    HSBC today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Wincanton PLC (LON:WIN) and raised its price target to 320p (from 311p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 05 Dec
    15:35
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Tim Lawlor, Executive Director, exercised 75,008 shares in the company on the 5th December 2019 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 145,893 shares. NOTE: Net of settlement of tax...

  • 15 Nov
    15:23
    Eddie Stobart extends due diligence period for Wincanton

    Eddie Stobart said it had granted rival logistics company Wincanton more time to perform due diligence related to a possible takeover bid for the company. Wincanton had now been given until 27...

  • 13 Nov
    09:58
    Wincanton lifts dividend as cost control supports profits

    Logistics company Wincanton reported a 5.3% fall in first-half profit owing to lower proceeds from freehold property sales, though its underlying performance improved. The company said it was...

  • 18 Oct
    08:58
    UK stocks open 0.1% lower as Chinese economy slows

    UK stocks opened modestly lower on Friday after China released disappointing economic growth figures and investors braced for a tight parliamentary vote on Saturday over Boris Johnson's Brexit deal...

  • 18 Oct
    07:31
    Wincanton mulling takeover bid for Eddie Stobart

    Logistics company Wincanton said it was undertaking a diligence exercise on Eddie Stobart to assess the potential merits of a takeover of its rival. 'No proposal has been made by Wincanton to...

  • 03 Oct
    16:44
    FTSE finishes in the red as Ted Baker tanks

    The FTSE 100 finished lower on Thursday amid Brexit worries and global growth concerns, with economic fears failing to be soothed by a worse than expected US ISM reading that left markets unable to...

  • 03 Oct
    12:11
    FTSE falls as Ted Baker tumbles again

    The FTSE 100 remained on the back foot amid Brexit worries and global growth fears, down a further 0.6% to 7,082.6 after enduring its worst day since January 2016 on Wednesday. LARGE AND MID CAP...

  • 03 Oct
    09:26
    UK stocks remain under pressure, Ted Baker tanks

    The FTSE 100 remained on the back foot amid global growth fears, down a further 0.4% after enduring its worst day since January 2016 on Wednesday. Global lifestyle brand Ted Baker descended 34.9%...

  • 03 Oct
    07:20
    Wincanton on track with new business in first half

    In a trading update issued ahead of its half-year results, third-party logistics company Wincanton said it had secured 'good levels' of new business in the period, including a five-year deal with...

  • 09 Jul
    08:15
    Wincanton incoming CEO James Wroath to take reins in September

    Logistics company Wincanton said incoming chief executive James Wroath would officially step into the role on 2 September. He would replace Adrian Colman, who would remain accessible to Wroath and...

  • 27 Jun
    07:42
    Wincanton confirms trading continues in line with expectations

    Ahead of its AGM, supply chain solutions provider Wincanton confirmed that trading continued in line with expectations. The company reiterated the news of the five-year contract it won with...

  • 14 Jun
    07:03
    Wincanton wins logistics contract from Morrisons

    Logistics group Wincanton said it had secured a contract from supermarket chain Morrisons to provide transportation services from three distribution centres to its stores. The five-year contract...

  • 02 Apr
    09:42
    Wincanton annual profits set to meet market expectations

    Wincanton confirmed full year underlying profits will be in line with expectations in a trading update ahead of announcing its preliminary results for the year to 31 March 2019. The company...

  • 05 Mar
    07:40
    Wincanton wins concrete distribution contract with Aggregate Materials

    Logistics group Wincanton said it had won a contract from Aggregate Industries for the distribution of concrete products from a majority of its UK manufacturing sites. Under the give-year...

  • 01 Mar
    09:38
    Wincanton renews contracts with Valero Energy, Marley

    Logistics group Wincanton said it had renewed contracts for its industrial and transport business with Valero Energy and Marley. Wincanton said it had agreed terms with Valero to provide fuel...

  • 12 Feb
    07:51
    Wincanton wins logistics contract with UK tax authorities

    Wincanton said it had been selected by UK tax authorities to provide logistics services to support air and sea freight inspections. The five-year agreement with Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs...

  • 17 Jan
    09:29
    Wincanton reveals contract renewals

    Logistics company Wincanton has secured contract renewals with three of its existing customers; Asda, British Sugar and Lucozade Ribena Suntory. At 9:29am: (LON:WIN) Wincanton PLC share price was...

  • 09 Jan
    09:27
    Wincanton wins logistics contract with Weetabix

    Logistics group Wincanton said it had been hired by the Weetabix Food Company to provide transport, warehousing and co-packing services. The partnership, effective from 1 February, was made up of...

  • 14 Dec
    07:30
    Wincanton extends term of £141.2m debt facility

    Supply chain solutions company Wincanton had amended and extended a key £141.2m debt facility. The multi-currency revolving credit facility would now expire two years' later on October 2023. The...

  • 21 Nov
    14:20
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Tim Lawlor, Executive Director, exercised 70,885 shares in the company on the 21st November 2018 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 70,885 shares. NOTE: Net of shares pursuant to tax...

  • 03 Oct
    09:27
    Wincanton trading in line after 'good' first half

    Supply-chain solutions provider Wincanton said it expected its full-year results to be in line with expectations after it experienced 'good' trading in the first half. The company said it disposed...

  • 20 Aug
    14:10
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Adrian Colman, Chief Executive Officer, has re-invested 996 shares in the company on the 7th August 2018 at a price of 277.00p. The Director now holds 1,181,004 shares. Story provided by...

  • 15 Aug
    11:30
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Adrian Colman, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 214,772 shares in the company on the 10th August 2018 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 1,280,951 shares. Story provided by...

  • 18 Jul
    09:29
    Wincanton Group appoints Martin Read as chairman

    Logistics company Wincanton Group said it had appointed Martin Read as its new chairman, effective from August. Read was currently chairman of two government-owned companies: the Low Carbon...

  • 09 Jul
    16:05
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Gill Barr, Non Executive Director, bought 4,000 shares in the company on the 4th July 2018 at a price of 272.28p. The Director now holds 4,000 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in issue....

  • 28 Jun
    08:32
    Wincanton confirms in-line trading ahead of AGM

    Logistics business Wincanton confirmed it continues to trade in line with expectations ahead of its AGM. In the period since the year end, it has secured contract wins and renewals including a new...

  • 25 May
    09:00
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Adrian Colman, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 119,237 shares in the company on the 22nd May 2018 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 1,066,179 shares. NOTE: Net of shares to meet tax...

  • 17 May
    12:02
    FTSE rises as sterling retreats

    The FTSE 100 was gathering some momentum by lunchtime on Thursday as speculation over the prospect of a 'soft' Brexit started to fizzle out. This in turn put sterling back on the defensive. At...

  • 17 May
    11:50
    Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Wincanton PLC

    Numis today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Wincanton PLC (LON:WIN) and cut its price target to 360p (from 400p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 17 May
    08:36
    FTSE 100 makes muted start after mixed global performance

    The FTSE 100 added 9.5 points to 7,743 on Thursday morning following a mixed performance in the global equities market. Ocado (OCDO) was the strongest performer, soaring 36% to 752p after signing...

  • 17 May
    08:12
    Wincanton revenue boosted by IKEA and Wickes contract wins

    Wincanton, a provider of supply chain solutions, increased its revenue by 4.8% to £1,171.9m in the year ended 31 March 2018, driven by contract wins with IKEA, Hanson, wilko and Wickes....

  • 17 Apr
    08:00
    Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Wincanton PLC

    Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Wincanton PLC (LON:WIN) and set its price target at 375p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 05 Apr
    11:56
    FTSE rises on potential trade tariff turnaround

    Global markets recovered overnight, with the exception of Japan's Nikkei 225, thanks to encouraging comments from National Economic Council director Larry Kudlow. Kudlow said on Wednesday evening...

  • 05 Apr
    08:36
    FTSE bounces back as trade fears ease

    The FTSE 100 gained 1.1% to 7,113.82 on Thursday morning after a dramatic turnaround in trading on Wall Street, helped by reports that Donald Trump is willing to be more flexible on trade....

  • 05 Apr
    07:23
    Wincanton trading in line with expectations

    Wincanton, the logistics company, has confirmed that full year results for the year ended 31 March 2018 will be in line with expectations. The group said that within the Retail and Consumer...

  • 14 Feb
    08:20
    Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Wincanton PLC

    Berenberg today initiates coverage of Wincanton PLC (LON:WIN) with a hold investment rating and price target of 210p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by...

  • 09 Nov
    07:19
    Wincanton profits fall on weak transport activities

    Supply chain solutions provider Wincanton's underlying operating profit fell 1.5% to £25.7m in the six months to 30 September after a strong performance in Retail & Consumer was offset by the...

  • 11 Oct
    09:33
    Wincanton wins IKEA work

    Wincanton has won a three-year contract with IKEA to provide two-man home delivery services in the England's South East. Built on Wincanton's established eFulfilment services, the deal will see...

  • 03 Oct
    08:19
    Wincanton sees profits in line with expectations

    Wincanton said it expects both its underlying operating profit and profit before tax for the financial year to be in line with expectations. The company said it has identified cost saving...

  • 29 Sep
    08:03
    Wincanton chairman Steve Marshall passes away

    The Board of Wincanton announced the sudden death of its chairman Steve Marshall. Steve had been chairman of Wincanton since December 2011 and brought a wealth of the most senior business...

  • 12 Sep
    07:06
    Wincanton appoints Gill Barr as Independent Non-Executive Director

    Wincanton announced the appointment of Ms Gill Barr as an Independent Non-Executive director of the company effective from 15 September 2017. Ms Barr will also be appointed as a member of the...

  • 03 Jul
    09:00
    Broker Forecast - Cantor Fitzgerald issues a broker note on Wincanton PLC

    Cantor Fitzgerald today downgrades its investment rating on Wincanton PLC (LON:WIN) to hold (from buy) and raised its price target to 280p (from 225p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 29 Jun
    14:03
    Wincanton passes all resolutions at AGM

    Wincanton has confirmed that all resolutions were passed by shareholders at today's Annual General Meeting. At 2:03pm: (LON:WIN) Wincanton PLC share price was -20.75p at 271.75p Story...

  • 22 May
    14:40
    Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Wincanton PLC

    Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Wincanton PLC (LON:WIN) and raised its price target to 375p (from 290p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 17 May
    09:16
    Wincanton's posts strong set of FY results

    Wincanton has posted a FY pretax profit of £45.4m, down from £65.8m, in what it described as a strong set of results. Its revenue was £1.12bn, from £1.15bn. Dividend per share was 9.1p, from 5.5p....

  • 30 Mar
    16:50
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Adrian Colman, Chief Executive Officer, sold post-exercise 96,719 shares in the company on the 29th March 2017 at a price of 258.00p. The Director now holds 150,565 shares. NOTE: Sold to meet tax...

  • 30 Mar
    16:45
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Adrian Colman, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 205,784 shares in the company on the 29th March 2017 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 247,284 shares. Story provided by...

  • 21 Dec
    09:38
    Wincanton wins four-year contract with Ikea

    Wincanton has won a four-year contract with IKEA, the largest home retail brand in the UK, to provide operational development and support of two new distribution centres which are intended to...

  • 10 Nov
    14:20
    Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Wincanton PLC

    Numis today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Wincanton PLC (LON:WIN) and raised its price target to 250p (from 220p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 16 Aug
    15:10
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Martin Sawkins, Non Executive Director, bought 258 shares in the company on the 11th August 2016 at a price of 199.70p. The Director now holds 9,790 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...

  • 26 Jul
    07:38
    WIN says The Co-op renews food logistics contract

    Wincanton has renewed its distribution contract with the Co-op for a further five years. The company would service the Co-op's Logistics depots; Lea Green in Merseyside and Cardinal in...

  • 26 Jul
    07:04
  • 21 Jul
    07:47
    Wincanton trading in line with expectations

    Wincanton confirms that it continues to trade in line with expectations. "In the period since the year end, we have secured further significant contract renewals, including the renewal of a...

  • 21 Jul
    07:12
    FLASH: Wincanton trading in line with expectations

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 16 Jun
    11:20
    Broker Forecast - Cantor Fitzgerald issues a broker note on Wincanton PLC

    Cantor Fitzgerald today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Wincanton PLC (LON:WIN) and raised its price target to 225p (from 200p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Jun
    07:14
    Wincanton renews

    Wincanton has renewed its distribution contract with Sainsbury's, bringing the long-standing relationship between the two businesses to more than 25 years. The extension would see further on-going...

  • 15 Jun
    07:01
    FLASH: Wincanton renews contract with Sainsbury's

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 31 Mar
    13:20
    Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Wincanton PLC

    Numis today upgrades its investment rating on Wincanton PLC (LON:WIN) to buy (from add) and left its price target at 220p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 31 Mar
    07:33
    WIN in line

    Wincanton's trading performance, as adjusted for the disposal of Records Management, continues to be in line with expectations as set out in the half-year results last year. "Having completed the...

  • 31 Mar
    07:12
    FLASH: Wincanton says trading in line

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 18 Feb
    10:20
    Broker Forecast - Cantor Fitzgerald issues a broker note on Wincanton PLC

    Cantor Fitzgerald today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Wincanton PLC (LON:WIN) and cut its price target to 200p (from 220p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 05 Feb
    11:36
    Wincanton buys back shares

    Wincanton has announced that it purchased a further 72,161 shares of 10 pence each in the Company on 4 February 2016 at a price of 175 pence per share, and that it has purchased 874,478 shares of...

  • 04 Feb
    15:08
    Wincanton buys back shares

    Wincanton, a leading provider of supply chain solutions in the UK and Ireland, bought back 53,361 ordinary shares today at 170p apiece. The shares have been gifted to the Wincanton plc Employee...

  • 03 Feb
    12:20
    Wincanton initiates buy back programme

    Wincanton has announced its intention to make purchases of its own shares commencing today until 31 March 2016, unless terminated earlier. It said the purchases will be conducted in accordance...

  • 30 Nov
    14:45
    Director Deals - Wincanton PLC (WIN)

    Paul Dean, Non Executive Director, bought 10,000 shares in the company on the 26th November 2015 at a price of 200.56p. The Director now holds 10,000 shares. Story provided by...

  • 20 Nov
    16:23
    Wincanton buys back shares

    Wincanton bought back 500,000 ordinary shares today at 200p apiece. The shares have been gifted to the Wincanton plc Employee Benefit Trust for the purpose of satisfying future exercise of awards...

  • 12 Nov
    07:42
    Wincanton marginally improves H1 pretax profit

    Wincanton has marginally improved its H1 pretax profit to GBP12.9m, from GBP12.7m. Revenue was up to GBP582.8m, and GBP550.9m. It continues to trade in line with FY expectations. "The Contract...

  • 12 Nov
    07:17
    FLASH: Wincanton marginally improves H1 pretax profit

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Aug
    07:31
    Wincanton renews contract with Dairy Crest

    Wincanton has renewed its distribution contract with Dairy Crest, the UK dairy food company for a further three years, bringing the relationship between the two businesses to 25 years. The...

  • 06 Aug
    07:05
    FLASH: Wincanton renews contract with Dairy Crest

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Aug
    07:42
    WIN cinches B&Q contract for UK warhouseing network

    Wincanton has won a new contract with B&Q, the largest home improvement and garden centre retailer in the UK, to manage its national distribution network. The new five-year deal will see...

  • 04 Aug
    07:07
    FLASH: WIN cinches B&Q contract for UK warhouseing network

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 20 Jul
    07:38
    Wincanton says new contract win with BAE Systems

    Wincanton has won a new contract with BAE Systems to supply its Military Air & Information (MAI) operations. The contract will begin immediately, building on the existing services provided by...

  • 16 Jul
    14:51
    Wincanton passes AGM resolutions

    Wincanton has confirmed that, at its Annual General Meeting held on 16 July 2015, all of the resolutions, as set out in the Notice of Meeting, were duly passed. At 2:51pm: (LON:WIN) Wincanton...

  • 16 Jul
    09:38
    Wincanton trading in line with expectations

    Wincanton said it continues to trade in line with expectations. Within Contract Logistics, the Group has been awarded a number of new business wins including a new contract with Halfords, to be...

  • 16 Jul
    07:14
    FLASH: Wincanton trading in line with expectations

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 08 Jul
    07:16
    FLASH: Wincanton appoints of Group FD

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 01 Jul
    08:05
    Wincanton wins national contract with Halfords

    Wincanton, a leading provider of supply chain solutions in the UK and Ireland, has won a new contract with Halfords, the UK's leading retailer of automotive, cycling and leisure products and a...

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