Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L)
July 28 Pipe and valve maker Weir Group Plc said Chief Executive Keith Cochrane would step down, and reported a 25 percent fall in pretax profit as oil and gas companies cut spending to counter weak commodity prices.
July 28 Pipe and valve maker Weir Group Plc said Chief Executive Keith Cochrane would step down, and reported a 25 percent fall in first-half pretax profit as oil and gas companies cut spending to counter weak commodity prices.
May 18 Shareholders of two London-listed companies approved their directors' pay on Wednesday, rejecting the recommendations of influential advisors in a sign that dissatisfaction over high salaries has yet to result in widespread change.
LONDON, April 28 Oil equipment maker Weir Group reported a 47 percent fall in first-quarter oil and gas orders on Thursday and estimated some 70 percent of North America's fracking fleet is currently idle as low crude prices slow investment in the sector.
** Resources capex co Weir +c.6% & top of Stoxx 600 industrial goods & services after says H1 profits to be slightly ahead of market expectations