Vesuvius PLC (VSVS.L)
20 Oct 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£1,161.88|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||271.21|
Aug 18 - Vesuvius Plc said it had agreed to buy businesses in Brazil and the United States for a total of about 30 million pounds ($50 million) to strengthen its position as a technical services provider to the steel and foundry industries.
Aug 1 - Vesuvius Plc, a maker of ceramic moulds and lining for steelmakers and foundries, reported a 14.3 percent rise in first-half profit, perked by robust steel markets in Europe and North America.
* Trading performance for first four months of this year has been in line with board's expectations