Aggreko PLC (AGGK.L)
9 Oct 2015
- Power plant supplier APR Energy Plc is in talks to be bought out by a consortium that includes its largest shareholder after a year dogged by the loss of projects in war-torn regions.
* Shares jump as much as 90 pct, top gainer on LSE (Adds details, background, updates shares)
** Power provider Aggreko up 2.5pct, one of the top gainers on FTSE-250 midcap index, and off last week's multi-year lows
LONDON, Aug 6 - Britain's Aggreko said its markets were likely to remain difficult in 2016 as it adapts the business to cope with weaker oil and gas markets and geopolitical uncertainty.
LONDON, Aug 6 - Aggreko, the world's largest power provider, said it expected trading in 2016 to remain difficult, with margins and returns set to be lower due to a restructuring following a profit warning last month.
LONDON, July 24 - European shares fell to a new one-week low on Friday, with companies such as satellite operator SES slumping after a disappointing update and commodity shares tracking a sharp decline in metals and oil prices.
LONDON, July 24 - European shares fell to a new one-week low on Friday, with companies like satellite operator SES slumping after a disappointing update and commodity shares tracking a sharp decline in mining and oil prices.
LONDON, July 24 - European shares advanced on Friday, with well-received earnings updates from companies such as telecom major Vodafone and defence group Thales supporting the market.
LONDON, July 24 - European shares turned higher on Friday as investors chewed over mixed earnings updates, getting support from well-received updates from Vodafone and Thales
LONDON, July 24 - British temporary power firm Aggreko said on Friday that its pretax profit for this year would be between 8 and 15 percent lower than market forecasts, due to a slowdown in oil and gas and less favourable contract terms.