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Wincanton PLC (WIN.L)

WIN.L on London Stock Exchange

268.00GBp
24 May 2019
Change (% chg)

3.00 (+1.13%)
Prev Close
265.00
Open
267.00
Day's High
269.00
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263.00
Volume
513,900
Avg. Vol
134,586
52-wk High
280.00
52-wk Low
200.00

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Wincanton's FY Underlying Profit Before Tax Increased By 6.3%
Thursday, 16 May 2019 

May 16 (Reuters) - Wincanton PLC ::WINCANTON PLC - PRELIMINARY ANNOUNCEMENT OF RESULTS.WINCANTON PLC - FY UNDERLYING PROFIT BEFORE TAX INCREASED BY 6.3% TO £49.3M (2018: £46.4M).WINCANTON PLC - STRONG GROWTH OF 10.0% IN DIVIDEND OVER PRIOR YEAR WITH PROPOSED FINAL DIVIDEND OF 7.29P GIVING A TOTAL DIVIDEND FOR FY18/19 OF 10.89P.WINCANTON PLC - FY REVENUE 1,141.5 MILLION STG VERSUS 1,171.9 MILLION STG AS REPORTED A YEAR EARLIER.WINCANTON PLC - FY STATUTORY PRETAX PROFIT 48.6 MILLION STG VERSUS 37.9 MILLION STG AS REPORTED A YEAR EARLIER.  Full Article

Wincanton CEO Adrian Colman To Retire
Thursday, 9 May 2019 

May 9 (Reuters) - Wincanton PLC ::WINCANTON PLC - ADRIAN COLMAN, CHIEF EXECUTIVE, HAS FORMALLY NOTIFIED BOARD OF HIS INTENTION TO RETIRE.WINCANTON PLC - COLMAN WILL THEREFORE STEP DOWN FROM BOARD LATER THIS YEAR.WINCANTON PLC - COLMAN WILL BE SUCCEEDED BY JAMES WROATH, CURRENTLY CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER, NORTH AMERICA FOR LSG SKY CHEFS.WINCANTON PLC - JAMES IS EXPECTED TO JOIN WINCANTON NO LATER THAN END OF OCTOBER.  Full Article

Wincanton names Martin Read chairman from August 1
Wednesday, 18 Jul 2018 

July 18 (Reuters) - Wincanton PLC ::DR MARTIN READ HAS BEEN APPOINTED CHAIRMAN OF WINCANTON WITH EFFECT FROM 1 AUGUST 2018.  Full Article

Wincanton wins three-year contract from IKEA
Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017 

Oct 11 (Reuters) - WINCANTON PLC ::NEW CONTRACT WIN.‍WON A THREE-YEAR CONTRACT WITH IKEA LIMITED TO PROVIDE TWO-MAN HOME DELIVERY SERVICES IN SOUTH EAST​.  Full Article

Wincanton says FY profit before tax to be in line with expectations
Tuesday, 3 Oct 2017 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - Wincanton Plc ::BOARD EXPECTS BOTH UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT AND PROFIT BEFORE TAX FOR FINANCIAL YEAR TO 31 MARCH 2018 TO BE IN LINE WITH EXPECTATIONS.AN EXCEPTIONAL CHARGE OF UP TO £7M WILL BE TAKEN FOR THE FY IN RELATION TO COST-SAVING INITIATIVES.  Full Article

Wincanton ‍say chairman Steve Marshall​ passes away
Friday, 29 Sep 2017 

Sept 29 (Reuters) - Wincanton Plc ::‍ANNOUNCES SUDDEN DEATH OF ITS CHAIRMAN STEVE MARSHALL​.‍AS AN INTERIM MEASURE, WINCANTON'S SENIOR INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR STEWART OADES WILL ASSUME ROLE OF CHAIRMAN​.  Full Article

Wincanton expects profit before tax for full year broadly in line with expectations
Thursday, 29 Jun 2017 

June 29 (Reuters) - Wincanton Plc ::In period since year end, we have seen year over year growth in revenue primarily driven by organic growth in retail & consumer sector.Experienced weaker than expected performance in some of its transport-related contracts and activities and these have created some trading profit headwinds in q1.Anticipates that profit before tax for full year will be broadly in line with expectations.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 16

May 16 Britain's FTSE 100 index is expected to open 32 points lower at 7,265 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.08% ahead of the cash market open.