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Softcat PLC (SCTS.L)

SCTS.L on London Stock Exchange

953.00GBp
15 Jul 2019
Change (% chg)

1.00 (+0.11%)
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Softcat Says FY Results Will Be Slightly Ahead Of Previous Expectations
Monday, 20 May 2019 

May 20 (Reuters) - Softcat PLC ::SOFTCAT PLC - Q3 2019 TRADING UPDATE.SOFTCAT PLC - CONFIDENT THAT FULL YEAR RESULTS WILL NOW BE SLIGHTLY AHEAD OF PREVIOUS EXPECTATIONS.SOFTCAT PLC - PROGRESS TOWARDS OPENING A NEW OFFICE IN BIRMINGHAM IS WELL ADVANCED.  Full Article

Softcat Sees FY Outcome Marginally Ahead Of Prior Expectations
Tuesday, 19 Mar 2019 

March 19 (Reuters) - Softcat PLC ::HALF-YEAR REPORT.HY OPERATING PROFIT UP 40.4% TO £33.9M (H1 2018: £24.1M).HY REVENUE 434.0 MILLION STG VERSUS 358.3 MILLION STG.INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 4.5P PER SHARE (UP 36%) TO BE PAID ON 10 MAY 2019, WITH SHARES TRADING EX-DIVIDEND ON 4 APRIL 2019.ADDED MORE THAN 600 NEW CUSTOMERS IN PERIOD WHILE GROSS PROFIT PER CUSTOMER GREW BY ALMOST 20%.BOARD EXPECTS A FULL YEAR OUTCOME MARGINALLY AHEAD OF PREVIOUS EXPECTATIONS.HY ADDED 620 NEW CUSTOMERS, WITH TOTAL CUSTOMERS UP 6.5% (H1 2018: 597 / 6.7%).  Full Article

Martin Hellawell Cuts Stake To 3.39 Pct From 5.01 Pct In Softcat - Filing
Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019 

Jan 30 (Reuters) - Softcat PLC ::MARTIN HELLAWELL CUTS STAKE TO 3.39% FROM 5.01% IN SOFTCAT - FILING.  Full Article

Softcat Says Co Is Materially Ahead Of Expectations
Wednesday, 9 Jan 2019 

Jan 9 (Reuters) - Softcat PLC ::SINCE LAST UPDATE ON 28 NOVEMBER 2018, TRADING HAS CONTINUED TO BE STRONG.AS WE APPROACH END OF H1, CO IS NOW MATERIALLY AHEAD OF WHERE IT EXPECTED TO BE AT THIS STAGE OF YEAR.  Full Article

Softcat Plc Says Confident Q2 Will Meet Board's Expectations
Wednesday, 28 Nov 2018 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - Softcat PLC ::SOFTCAT PLC - Q1 2019 TRADING UPDATE.SOFTCAT PLC - CUSTOMER DEMAND HAS REMAINED STRONG ACROSS ALL SEGMENTS DURING PERIOD.SOFTCAT PLC - Q2 HAS STARTED WELL AND CO IS CONFIDENT IT WILL MEET BOARD'S EXPECTATIONS.SOFTCAT PLC - DELIVERED YEAR-ON-YEAR GROWTH IN REVENUE, GROSS PROFIT AND OPERATING PROFIT IN QUARTER.  Full Article

Softcat says expectations for full year are unchanged​
Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 

Nov 29 (Reuters) - SOFTCAT PLC ::‍GOOD START TO FY18 AND OUR EXPECTATIONS FOR FULL YEAR ARE UNCHANGED​.  Full Article

Softcat says Graeme Watt to be appointed as new CEO
Monday, 13 Nov 2017 

Nov 13 (Reuters) - SOFTCAT PLC ::GRAEME WATT TO BE APPOINTED AS NEW CEO.‍ANNOUNCES THAT GRAEME WATT IS TO JOIN BOARD AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE WITH EFFECT FROM 1 APRIL 2018​.  Full Article

Softcat Plc says FY ‍revenue up 23.8 pct to 832.5 mln stg
Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017 

Oct 18 (Reuters) - Softcat Plc ::SOFTCAT PLC - FY ‍REVENUE UP 23.8% TO £832.5M (2016: £672.4M)​.SOFTCAT PLC - FY ‍GROSS PROFIT UP 12.9% TO £136.3M (2016: £120.7M)​.SOFTCAT PLC - ‍FY GROSS PROFIT MARGIN DOWN 1.6% PTS TO 16.4% (2016: 18.0%)​.SOFTCAT PLC - ‍FY OPERATING PROFIT GROWTH OF 18.9% TO £50.2M (2016: £42.2M)​.SOFTCAT PLC - FY ‍ADJUSTED OPERATING PROFIT UP 10.1% TO £51.5M (2016: £46.8M)​.SOFTCAT PLC - ‍NET CASH POSITION AT YEAR END OF £61.6M, AFTER PAYMENT OF £40.9M DIVIDENDS DURING 2017​.SOFTCAT PLC - ‍FY CUSTOMER NUMBERS UP 6.0% TO 13,000 (2016: 12,200), GROSS PROFIT PER CUSTOMER GROWTH OF 6.5%, TO £10,500 (2016: £9,900)​.SOFTCAT PLC - ‍TOTAL DIVIDEND RELATING TO 2017 UP 15% TO 22.5P (2016: 19.5P)​.  Full Article

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