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PZ Cussons PLC (PZC.L)

PZC.L on London Stock Exchange

210.60GBp
18 Jan 2019
Change (% chg)

-0.20 (-0.09%)
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210.80
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Volume
14,757
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349,591
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336.20
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199.70

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

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

PZ Cussons warns of weakening demand, Nigeria challenges

Soap and cosmetics maker PZ Cussons Plc warned on Thursday it was facing weaker consumer demand across its main markets, with its dominant African business hampered by a weakened economy and currency in Nigeria.