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Genus PLC (GNS.L)

GNS.L on London Stock Exchange

2,136.00GBp
15 Nov 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Genus Expects 2019 Performance In Line With Expectations
7:00am GMT 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Genus PLC ::GENUS PLC - ANTICIPATES TO PERFORM IN LINE WITH ITS GROWTH EXPECTATIONS FOR FINANCIAL YEAR 2019..GENUS PLC - CURRENTLY ANTICIPATES THAT GENUS WILL PERFORM IN LINE WITH ITS GROWTH EXPECTATIONS FOR YEAR ENDING 30 JUNE 2019.GENUS PLC - IN FOUR MONTHS TO 31 OCTOBER 2018, PIC VOLUMES GREW IN NORTH AMERICA, LATIN AMERICA AND EUROPE, BUT WERE LOWER IN ASIA DUE TO ASF IN CHINA.GENUS PLC - ANTICIPATE NORTH AMERICA BEING BACK TO FULL CAPACITY IN SPRING OF 2019.GENUS - FOR 4 MONTHS TO 31 OCTOBER, ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX, INCLUDING PLANNED INCREASED INVESTMENT IN RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT, WAS LOWER THAN VERY STRONG START TO PRIOR YEAR.  Full Article

Genus FY Adj. Pretax Profit Up 4 Pct
Thursday, 6 Sep 2018 

Sept 6 (Reuters) - Genus PLC ::FY REVENUE OF £470.3M INCREASED 2 PCT.FY ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX UP 4 PCT TO £58.5 MILLION.BOARD IS RECOMMENDING A FINAL DIVIDEND OF 17.9 PENCE PER SHARE.CUSTOMERS FACE CHALLENGING EXTERNAL ENVIRONMENT DUE TO GROWING BARRIERS TO INTERNATIONAL TRADE & SPREAD OF AFRICAN SWINE FEVER TO CHINA.ANTICIPATES FURTHER FINANCIAL AND STRATEGIC PROGRESS IN 2019.  Full Article

Genus Plc Reports HY ‍basic Earnings Per Share of 69 Pence​
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2018 

Feb 28 (Reuters) - Genus Plc ::HY ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX ‍29.0​ MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 25.1 MILLION POUNDS AS REPORTED YEAR- AGO.HY REVENUE ‍238.6​ MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 222.1 MILLION POUNDS AS REPORTED YEAR- AGO.INTERIM DIVIDEND PER SHARE ‍8.1​ PENCE.HY ‍BASIC EARNINGS PER SHARE 69 PENCE​.GENUS- ‍DEMAND FOR DAIRY PRODUCT CONTINUES TO SHOW INCREMENTAL RISE SUPPORTED BY CHINA'S GROWTH IN DEMAND, NOT BEING MET BY DOMESTIC GROWTH IN OUTPUT​.‍HY PORCINE REVENUES GREW 3% (6% IN CONSTANT CURRENCY) WITH INCREASED ROYALTY REVENUES IN ALL REGIONS​.‍HY ADJUSTED BASIC EARNINGS PER SHARE UP 34% TO 40.9P​.GENUS- ‍ANTICIPATE PERFORMING IN LINE WITH EXPECTATIONS IN FY ON CONSTANT CURRENCY BASIS, BUT NOW EXPECT ACTUAL CURRENCIES TO BE A HEADWIND FOR YEAR​.  Full Article

Genus sees performance in line with growth expectations for 2018​
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Genus Plc :GENUS - ‍TRADING WAS IN LINE WITH EXPECTATIONS IN PERIOD FROM 1 JULY TO 15 NOV 2017 ​AND CONTINUED TO MAKE GOOD PROGRESS TOWARDS ITS STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES FOR YEAR.‍ANTICIPATES THAT GENUS WILL PERFORM IN LINE WITH ITS GROWTH EXPECTATIONS FOR FINANCIAL YEAR 2018​.  Full Article

Genus says full-year revenue rises 18 pct on new contracts
Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 

Sept 7 (Reuters) - Genus PLC :‍FY ADJUSTED REVENUE 459.1 MILLION STG VERSUS 388.3 MILLION STG YEAR AGO​.FY REVENUE OF £459.1M INCREASED 18%.FY ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX UP 13% TO £56.4M (DOWN 1% IN CONSTANT CURRENCY).‍FY ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX 56.4 MILLION STG VERSUS 49.7 MILLION STG YEAR AGO​.FY STATUTORY PROFIT BEFORE TAX DOWN 33% TO £40.7M PRIMARILY DUE TO LOWER PENSION RELATED EXCEPTIONAL CREDITS OF £5.7M COMPARED WITH A £44.2M CREDIT IN PRIOR YEAR.FY STRONG FREE CASH FLOW 1 OF £25.4M (2016: £15.7M).RECOMMENDED DIVIDEND INCREASED BY 10% TO 23.6P, WELL COVERED BY ADJUSTED EARNINGS AT 2.9 TIMES (2016: 2.8 TIMES).FY NET DEBT TO EBITDA OF 1.5X (2016: 1.4X) AFTER ACQUISITIONS AND INVESTMENTS OF £30.0M (2016: £7.2M).VOLUMES GROWTH OF 8% IN H2 RESULTING IN VOLUMES GROWTH OF 1% OVERALL IN YEAR (2016: 6% LOWER."WE SEE SOLID GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES IN YEAR AHEAD ACROSS OUR BUSINESSES AND ANTICIPATE PERFORMING IN LINE WITH OUR EXPECTATIONS".  Full Article

Genus comments on NMR proposed withdrawal from Milk Pension Fund
Thursday, 1 Jun 2017 

June 1 (Reuters) - Genus Plc ::‍Draws attention to announcement made today by national Milk Records Plc on NEX Exchange Growth Market​.Circular regarding NMR's proposed withdrawal from Milk Pension Fund under a flexible apportionment arrangement between NMR, genus, trustees of MPF​.‍MPF is a multi-employer scheme where Genus has joint and several liability for total liabilities of scheme​.‍in return for right to withdraw from MPF, NMR will, among other matters, make a one-off, lump sum cash payment of 10.1 mln stg to MPF​.NMR will also under withdrawal deal ‍make a payment to Genus of 4.7 mln stg of which 1.4 mln stg will be satisfied by issue NMR shares​.  Full Article

Genus awarded injunction in litigation against Inguran LLC
Monday, 3 Apr 2017 

Genus Plc :Announces injunction awarded in favour in connection with litigation against Inguran LLC, operating as Sexing Technologies.  Full Article

Ex-divs to take 16.2 points off FTSE 100

LONDON, Nov 13 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 16.2 points off the index. COMPANY (RIC) DIVIDEND IMPACT (pence) BUNZL