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PZ Cussons PLC (PZC.L)

PZC.L on London Stock Exchange

202.50GBp
16 Aug 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

PZ Cussons FY Profit Falls, Says Results In Africa "Very Disappointing"
Tuesday, 23 Jul 2019 

July 23 (Reuters) - PZ Cussons PLC ::FINAL RESULTS.SOLID PERFORMANCE IN ASIA PACIFIC AND EUROPE & AMERICAS; AFRICA ADVERSELY IMPACTED BY WEAK ECONOMIC CONDITIONS.ANTICIPATE THAT CURRENT ECONOMIC CONDITIONS IN OUR KEY MARKETS WILL REMAIN CHALLENGING.FY ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX £69.8M VERSUS £80.1M.FY PROFIT BEFORE TAX £37.0M VERSUS £59.2M.SAYS "VERY DISAPPOINTING" RESULTS IN AFRICA.  Full Article

PZ Cussons Says FY Profit Expectations Remain In Line With Guidance
Thursday, 18 Apr 2019 

April 18 (Reuters) - PZ Cussons PLC ::TRADING UPDATE.FULL YEAR PROFIT EXPECTATIONS REMAIN IN LINE WITH GUIDANCE ISSUED AT TIME OF INTERIM RESULTS IN JANUARY.FULL YEAR PROFIT EXPECTATIONS REMAIN IN LINE WITH GUIDANCE ISSUED AT TIME OF INTERIM RESULTS IN JANUARY..FULL YEAR RESULTS WILL BE ISSUED ON 23 JULY 2019 AND WILL INCLUDE DETAIL ON GROUP'S PREVIOUSLY INDICATED STRATEGIC INITIATIVES.  Full Article

PZ Cussons Sees Lower Full-Year Profit
Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019 

Jan 29 (Reuters) - PZ Cussons PLC ::PZ CUSSONS PLC - ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX FOR FULL YEAR NOW EXPECTED TO BE TOWARDS £70 MILLION DRIVEN BY CONDITIONS IN NIGERIA.PZ CUSSONS PLC - HY ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX £32.8M VERSUS £33.3M.PZ CUSSONS PLC - HY PROFIT BEFORE TAX £26.7M VERSUS £33.5M.PZ CUSSONS PLC - INTERIM DIVIDEND MAINTAINED AT 2.67P PER SHARE.PZ CUSSONS PLC - ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX FOR FULL YEAR NOW EXPECTED TO BE TOWARDS £70 MILLION DRIVEN BY CONDITIONS IN NIGERIA.PZ CUSSONS PLC - HY ADJUSTED REVENUE REVENUE £335.1M VERSUS £373.9M.PZ CUSSONS - FULL YEAR ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX FORECAST INCLUDES ESTIMATED £5.5 MILLION IMPACT AS A RESULT OF SIGNIFICANT PORT DISRUPTION.PZ CUSSONS - WEAK CONSUMER ENVIRONMENT, HIGHER SUPPLY CHAIN COSTS AND LOWER EXCHANGE RATE CONTRIBUTING TO LOWER PRICES, VOLUMES & MARGINS IN NIGERIA.PZ CUSSONS PLC HY STATUTORY REVENUE £335.1M VERSUS £373.9M.PZ CUSSONS PLC - SPECIFIC STRATEGIC INITIATIVES APPROVED TO STREAMLINE GROUP'S PORTFOLIO OF ACTIVITIES.PZ CUSSONS PLC - GOOD OVERALL PERFORMANCE FOR EUROPE DESPITE MACRO UNCERTAINTY IN UK.PZ CUSSONS PLC - EXPECT GROUP ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX FOR YEAR TO BE TOWARDS £70 MILLION.PZ CUSSONS - MACROECONOMIC CONDITIONS IN NIGERIA REMAIN "EXTREMELY CHALLENGING", CONTINUE TO HAVE SIGNIFICANT NEGATIVE IMPACT ON GROUP PERFORMANCE.PZ CUSSONS PLC - ANTICIPATE THAT CONSUMER DEMAND IN ALL OUR KEY MARKETS WILL REMAIN SUBDUED.  Full Article

PZ Cussons Expects Consumers To Remain Under Pressure In All Its Markets
Thursday, 13 Dec 2018 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - PZ Cussons PLC ::TRADING UPDATE.EUROPE AND ASIA HAVE SEEN CONTINUED GOOD PERFORMANCE IN HY.EXPECT CONSUMER TO REMAIN UNDER PRESSURE IN ALL OF MARKETS IN WHICH WE OPERATE FOR FY.OVERALL OUTTURN FOR FULL YEAR WILL, AS IN PRIOR YEARS, DEPEND IN PART ON MACRO ENVIRONMENT IN NIGERIA.IN NIGERIA, CONSUMER DISPOSABLE INCOME HAS REMAINED WEAK AHEAD OF GENERAL ELECTION WHICH IS SCHEDULED FOR FEBRUARY 2019.EXPECT TRADING CONDITIONS IN NIGERIA TO REMAIN SUBDUED.PZ CUSSONS SAYS "WE EXPECT CONSUMER TO REMAIN UNDER PRESSURE IN ALL OF MARKETS IN WHICH WE OPERATE" IN FY.  Full Article

PZ Cussons Says Results For Qtr-Ended Aug. In Line With Expectations
Wednesday, 26 Sep 2018 

Sept 26 (Reuters) - PZ Cussons PLC ::OVERALL RESULTS FOR QUARTER ENDED 31 AUGUST 2018 HAVE BEEN IN LINE WITH EXPECTATIONS.IN NIGERIA, CONSUMER DISPOSABLE INCOME REMAINS SUBDUED AHEAD OF GENERAL ELECTIONS WHICH ARE SCHEDULED FOR FEBRUARY 2019.GOOD PERFORMANCE IN EUROPE AND ASIA HAS OFFSET CHALLENGING TRADING CONDITIONS IN NIGERIA FOR QUARTER ENDED 31 AUGUST 2018."IN NIGERIA, CONSUMER DISPOSABLE INCOME REMAINS SUBDUED AHEAD OF GENERAL ELECTIONS WHICH ARE SCHEDULED FOR FEBRUARY 2019".BUSINESS IS FOCUSSING ON OPTIMISING PRICE POINTS AND SIZES ACROSS KEY BRANDS IN PORTFOLIO.NUTRICIMA BUSINESS, WHICH WAS LOSS MAKING LAST YEAR, HAS NOW MOVED INTO A BREAKEVEN POSITION.IN AUSTRALIA, SOLID PERFORMANCE CONTINUES IN ALL CATEGORIES OF PERSONAL CARE, HOME CARE AND FOOD & NUTRITION FOR QUARTER ENDED AUG 31.  Full Article

PZ Cussons FY Revenue 762.6 Million Stg
Tuesday, 24 Jul 2018 

July 24 (Reuters) - PZ Cussons PLC ::FINAL DIVIDEND 5.61 PENCEPER SHARE.TOTAL DIVIDEND 8.28 PENCEPER SHARE.FY REVENUE 762.6 MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 809.2 MILLION POUNDS REPORTED LAST YEAR.DIVIDEND MAINTAINED AT PRIOR YEAR LEVEL.FY PRETAX PROFIT OF 66.6 MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 86.5MLN POUNDS AS REPORTED LAST YEAR.PZ CUSSONS - REVENUE AND PROFITABILITY IN UK WASHING AND BATHING DIVISION HAVE BEEN AFFECTED BY TIGHTENING UK RETAIL LANDSCAPE.  Full Article

PZ Cussons ‍Says Revenue For H1 2017 Was Slightly Higher Than Prior Period​
Thursday, 14 Dec 2017 

Dec 14 (Reuters) - Pz Cussons Plc ::‍REVENUE FOR HALF YEAR TO 30 NOVEMBER 2017 WAS SLIGHTLY HIGHER THAN PRIOR PERIOD​.‍FIRST HALF OPERATING PROFITS WILL BE APPROXIMATELY 10% LOWER THAN PREVIOUS PERIOD​.‍BRAND INITIATIVES PLANNED ACROSS GROUP FOR SECOND HALF ARE EXPECTED TO DELIVER A FULL YEAR OUTTURN BROADLY IN LINE WITH PRIOR YEAR​.‍GROUP'S BALANCE SHEET REMAINS STRONG WITH SEASONAL INCREASE IN WORKING CAPITAL IN NIGERIA EXPECTED TO UNWIND DURING SECOND HALF​.‍TOUGH TRADING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE FOR FULL YEAR WITH CONSUMER UNDER PRESSURE IN ALL MARKETS​.‍EXPECTED TO DELIVER A FULL YEAR OUTTURN BROADLY IN LINE WITH PRIOR YEAR​.  Full Article

Ex-divs to take 37.7 points off FTSE 100 on Aug 8

MILAN, Aug 5 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 around 37.7 points off the index. (RIC) COMPANY DIVIDEND STOCK Max (pence) OPTION Shift ASTRAZENEC