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Countryside Properties PLC (CSPC.L)

CSPC.L on London Stock Exchange

337.40GBp
16 Jul 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Countryside Properties Says Current Trading To Week 38 In Line With Expectations
Wednesday, 27 Jun 2018 

June 27 (Reuters) - Countryside Properties PLC ::CURRENT TRADING TO WEEK 38 IN LINE WITH EXPECTATIONS.FOR MEDIUM TERM, SEES GROWTH IN TOTAL COMPLETIONS OF 10-15%+ PER ANNUM.SEES ADJUSTED OPERATING MARGIN OF 17% PLUS FOR MEDIUM TERM.COUNTRYSIDE PROPERTIES PLC SEES RETURN ON CAPITAL EMPLOYED OF 35%+ FOR MEDIUM TERM.Q3 OPEN SALES OUTLETS UP 25% AT 60 (2017: 48).COUNTRYSIDE PROPERTIES PLC - Q3 AVERAGE WEEKLY SITE VISITORS UP 3% YOY.Q3 NET RESERVATION RATE 1 AT 0.88 (2017: 0.89).Q3 HOUSE PRICE INFLATION OF 3%; BUILD COST INFLATION AT 3% TO 4%.  Full Article

Countryside Properties Announces Framework Agreement With Sigma Capital Group
Tuesday, 19 Jun 2018 

June 19 (Reuters) - Countryside Properties PLC ::FRAMEWORK AGREEMENT WITH SIGMA CAPITAL GROUP.AGREEMENT WILL SEE TWO COMPANIES TARGET DELIVERY OF A FURTHER 5,000 PRIVATE RENTAL SECTOR ("PRS") HOMES OVER NEXT THREE YEARS.  Full Article

Sigma Capital Expands Partnership With Countryside Properties
Tuesday, 19 Jun 2018 

June 19 (Reuters) - Sigma Capital Group ::EXPANSION OF PARTNERSHIP WITH COUNTRYSIDE PROPERTIES; TARGETING DELIVERY OF FURTHER 5,000 PRS HOMES OVER NEXT 3 YEARS.  Full Article

Countryside Properties Says Confident Of Delivering On Expectations For Current Year
Thursday, 17 May 2018 

May 17 (Reuters) - Countryside Properties PLC ::HY ADJUSTED OPERATING PROFIT FOR PARTNERSHIPS 46.8 MILLION STG (HY 2017: 38.5 MILLION STG).TRADING IN FIRST HALF IN LINE WITH EXPECTATIONS WITH GOOD MOMENTUM INTO SECOND HALF.HY ADJUSTED REVENUE £468.0M VERSUS £435.4M.HY NET RESERVATION RATE OF 0.87 (HY 2017: 0.89) FROM 52 SALES OUTLETS (HY 2017: 48 SALES OUTLETS).HY PRIVATE AVERAGE SELLING PRICE ("ASP") OF £392K, REFLECTING UNDERLYING HOUSE PRICE INFLATION OF 3% (HY 2017: £441K).HY GROUP PRIVATE FORWARD ORDER BOOK OF £327.6M (HY 2017: £347.1M).HY COMPLETIONS 1,655 VERSUS 1,437.REMAIN CONFIDENT OF DELIVERING ON EXPECTATIONS FOR BOTH CURRENT YEAR AND MEDIUM-TERM.HY ADJUSTED OPERATING PROFIT £80.6 MILLION VERSUS £71.0 MILLION.  Full Article

Countryside Properties Says HY Total Completions Up 15 Pct
Wednesday, 18 Apr 2018 

April 18 (Reuters) - Countryside Properties PLC ::HY TOTAL COMPLETIONS UP 15% TO 1,655 UNITS (H1 2017: 1,437 UNITS).HY PRIVATE AVERAGE SELLING PRICE DOWN 11% AT £392,000 WITH UNDERLYING SALES PRICE GROWTH OF 3% (H1 2017: £441,000).HY PRIVATE FORWARD ORDER BOOK OF £327.6M (H1 2017: £347.1M).  Full Article

Countryside Properties acquires Westleigh Group for $192m
Thursday, 12 Apr 2018 

April 12 (Reuters) - Countryside Properties PLC ::ACQUISITION OF WESTLEIGH GROUP LIMITED.COUNTRYSIDE PROPERTIES PLC ("COUNTRYSIDE"), A LEADING UK HOME BUILDER AND REGENERATION PARTNER, ANNOUNCES TODAY THAT IT HAS ACQUIRED WESTLEIGH GROUP LIMITED ("WESTLEIGH") FOR TOTAL CASH CONSIDERATION OF UP TO 135.4 MILLION POUNDS ($192.00 million) ON A DEBT FREE AND CASH FREE BASIS.CONSIDERATION OF UP TO 135.4 MILLION POUNDS BASED ON FUTURE GROWTH AND FUNDED FROM EXISTING BANK FACILITIES.EXPECTED TO DELIVER HIGH SINGLE-DIGIT ACCRETION TO ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE IN FIRST FULL YEAR OF OWNERSHIP.UP TO 23.5 MILLION POUNDS IS DEFERRED FOR TWO YEARS FROM COMPLETION, A PROPORTION OF WHICH IS SUBJECT TO PERFORMANCE..IAN SUTCLIFFE, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF COUNTRYSIDE, SAID: "WESTLEIGH IS A WELL RUN BUSINESS WITH A STRONG STRATEGIC, GEOGRAPHIC AND CULTURAL FIT TO COUNTRYSIDE AND PROVIDES US WITH AN EXCELLENT PLATFORM FOR FURTHER PARTNERSHIPS GROWTH.".  Full Article

Countryside Properties announces results of placing
Friday, 1 Dec 2017 

Dec 1 (Reuters) - COUNTRYSIDE PROPERTIES PLC ::OAKTREE ANNOUNCES THAT SELLER HAS INCREASED SIZE OF ACCELERATED BOOKBUILD IN COUNTRYSIDE DUE TO STRONG INVESTOR DEMAND​.OAKTREE HAS SOLD 67,500,000 ORDINARY SHARES AT A PRICE OF 340 PENCE PER SHARE, REPRESENTING 15.0% OF COS ISSUED SHARE CAPITAL​.  Full Article

‍Oaktree Intends To Sell About 58.5 Mln Ordinary Shares In Countryside​ - bookrunner
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Countryside Properties Plc's Bookrunner::SAYS‍​ ‍OAKTREE INTENDS TO SELL APPROXIMATELY 58.5 MILLION ORDINARY SHARES IN COUNTRYSIDE.SAYS ‍PLACING SHARES REPRESENT APPROXIMATELY 13% OF COMPANY'S ISSUED SHARE CAPITAL​​.SAYS‍​ ‍BARCLAYS BANK PLC AND NUMIS SECURITIES LIMITED ARE ACTING AS JOINT BOOKRUNNERS.SAYS ‍PLACING SHARES ARE BEING OFFERED BY WAY OF AN ACCELERATED BOOKBUILD, TO BE LAUNCHED IMMEDIATELY ​.  Full Article

Countryside Properties increases proposed dividend by 147 per cent
Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - COUNTRYSIDE PROPERTIES PLC ::FULL YEAR RESULTS.‍FY NET RESERVATION RATE OF 0.84 (2016: 0.78) FROM 47 SALES OUTLETS (2016: 43 SALES OUTLETS)​.‍FY PRIVATE AVERAGE SELLING PRICE ("ASP") OF £430,000, DOWN 8% IN LINE WITH OUR STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES​.FY RECORD YEAR END GROUP PRIVATE FORWARD ORDER BOOK OF £242.4M, UP 8% (2016: £225.4M)​.‍CURRENT TRADING REMAINS ROBUST WITH STRONG DEMAND FROM OWNER OCCUPIERS FOR OUR HIGH-QUALITY HOMES​.‍OUR PROPOSED DIVIDEND PER SHARE HAS ALSO INCREASED BY 147 PER CENT WITH A RECOMMENDED FINAL DIVIDEND PER SHARE OF 5.0 PENCE​.  Full Article

Countryside Properties announces phase 2 planning approval at South Oxhey central development
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Countryside Properties Plc :‍THREE RIVERS DISTRICT COUNCIL HAS GRANTED PLANNING CONSENT FOR PHASE 2 OF £172M REDEVELOPMENT IN SOUTH OXHEY, HERTFORDSHIRE​.COUNTRYSIDE AND HOME GROUP WILL WORK WITH COUNCIL TO DELIVER 174 NEW HOMES, 7,500 SQ FT OF RETAIL SPACE AND A NEW MARKET PLACE​.‍PHASE 2 WORKS WILL BEGIN IN APRIL 2018.​.  Full Article

Ex-divs to take 3.2 points off FTSE 100 on May 24

LONDON, May 21 The following FTSE 100 companies will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the effect of the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take 3.20 points off the index. COMPANY (RIC) DIVIDEND STOCK OPTION IMPACT (pence)