Company Results for 5 March 2020

  • 05 Mar
    Capita swings to loss on lower revenue, margins

    Outsourcer Capita swung to an annual loss on the back of a fall in revenue and lower margins on some contract renewals. For 2019, the company reported a pre-tax loss of £62.6m, compared with a...

  • 05 Mar
    GVC profit rises as revenue boosted by Ladbrokes acquisition

    Betting company GVC reported a rise in profit as revenue increased by nearly a quarter amid a boost from the acquisition of Ladbrokes Coral. For the year ended 31 December 2019, pre-tax profit...

  • 05 Mar
    Domino's Pizza profit falls as weaker performance abroad weighs

    Pizza delivery chain Domino's Pizza reported a fall in profit as weak performance abroad and writedowns offset growth in its core UK market. For 2019, pre-tax profit fell 13.8% to £75.1m...

  • 05 Mar
    Tyman's reported revenue rises for 2019

    Tyman's reported revenue for 2019 was up 4%, while adjusted operating profit rose 2% as the company made 'good progress' in addressing North America footprint consolidation issues. However,...

  • 05 Mar
    Kier reports narrower losses as cost cuts boost margins

    Construction and infrastructure services group Kier reported narrower first-half losses as efforts to cut costs boosted margins offsetting a decline in revenue. For the six months ended 31...

  • 05 Mar
    Origin Enterprises suffers fall in revenue

    Group revenue at Origin Enterprises fell 13.8% to €604.9 million for the half year ended 31 January 2020. The company also reported an operating loss of €2.8 million in the first half of the...

  • 05 Mar
    Aviva profit lifted by 'strong' investment performance

    Aviva reported a rise in profit, led by 'strong' investment performance. Pre-tax profit increased to £3,374m from £2,129m on-year and solvency II return on equity increased to 14.3% from 12.5%....

  • 05 Mar
    Admiral profit rises 10%; CEO David Stevens to step down

    Insurer Admiral said that David Stevens would be retiring from his position as chief executive officer next year. Milena Mondini de Focatiis, the group's current head of UK and European...

  • 05 Mar
    Premier Oil has robust 2019

    Premier Oil has posted an increase in profit after tax of US$164 million for the 12 months to the end of December 2019. The company said it has record free cash flow amounting to US$327 million,...

  • 05 Mar
    Spirent Comms sees strong profitable growth

    Spirent Communications saw its revenue surge 5.6% in 2019, driven by demand of 400G high-speed ethernet and a higher win rate with US defence contractors for GNSS positioning products. Adjust...

  • 05 Mar
    ITV warns on revenue amid impact from coronavirus; profit slips on fall in advertising revenue

    Broadcaster ITV warned revenue in April will fall 10% as the spread of the coronavirus weighed on travel companies' marketing spend. The company also reported a fall in annual profit amid a fall...

  • 05 Mar
    PageGroup reports robust 2019

    Specialist professional recruitment company, PageGroup, has posted a rise in gross profit of 5% to £855.5m for 2019, while operating profit was up 2.2% to £146.7m. During the year, the company...

  • 05 Mar
    Synthomer profits down

    Synthomer has reported an 11.5% fall in its underlying operating profit in 2019, in spite of seeing a record return on R&D investment during the period. Sales volumes were up 22% over the...

  • 05 Mar
    Schroders' AUM reaches record high

    Schroders saw assets under management rise by 23% in 2019, to reach a new high of £500.2 billion. The company's pre-tax profit for the period was £701.2 million, while net new business reached...

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