SIG PLC (SHI.L)
21 Aug 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£1,066.94|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||591.10|
* H1 underlying pretax profit 41.5 mln stg vs 33.6 mln stg yr-ago
Aug 12 - Building materials supplier SIG Plc reported a 23.5 percent rise in half-year underlying pretax profit, helped by a robust improvement in the UK residential construction market and a mild winter.
* Announces that it has acquired Sodimat SAS, a specialist distributor of flat roofing products in france, based in Lyon, for 4.4 mln euro in cash
July 8 - Building materials supplier SIG Plc expects a strong profit growth for the first half, bolstered by a robust recovery in the UK construction sector, its second largest market.
* Revenue from cont. ops rises 9.4 pct in first four months
(Corrects CEO name to Stuart Mitchell, not Stuart Mitchelle throughout story)
March 13 - Building materials supplier SIG Plc said full-year underlying pretax profit rose 5.3 percent as the UK residential construction market picked up in the second half of 2013.