Marston's PLC (MARS.L)
17 May 2013
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£878.34|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||571.09|
LONDON, May 16 - British pub and brewing firm Marston's, home to the Pitcher & Piano bars, said recent sales had improved as it posted an expected fall in profit following a weather-hit first half of the year.
LONDON, May 16 - Marston's : * H1 underlying pretax profit 27.6 million STG (2012: 33.5 million STG) * Group revenue 358.1 million STG (2012: 342.1 million STG) * Interim dividend up 4.5 percent to 2.3P per share * Trading in H2 has started well, confident of achieving our FY targets * Managed lfl sales up 6 percent in 6 weeks to May 11 * Roger Devlin to become chairman from 1st September 2013
LONDON, April 17 - Marston's : * Exceptionally cold weather in the three months to the end of March inevitably
Jan 22 - British pub and brewing company Marston's Plc, known for beer brands such as Marston's Pedigree and Hobgoblin, said comparable sales rose 5.8 percent at its pubs in the Christmas holiday season.
LONDON, Jan 22 - Marston's : * Profitability is in line with our expectations * Like-for-like sales for the 16 week period to 19 January were 1.2% ahead of
* Like-for-like sales from managed pubs up 2 pct for 8 weeks to Nov 24
LONDON, Nov 29 - Marston's : * FY revenue up 5.5pct to 719.7 million STG * Final dividend of 3.9 pence per share * FY underlying profit before tax of £87.8 million up 9.2 percent * Managed like-for-like sales up 2.0% for 8 weeks to November 24 * Tenanted and franchised profits estimated to be up 3% for 8 weeks to November