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Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)

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Compass Group To Acquire Fazer Food Services
Tuesday, 11 Jun 2019 

June 11 (Reuters) - Compass Group PLC ::COMPASS GROUP PLC TO ACQUIRE FAZER FOOD SERVICES.PROPOSED DEAL FOR AN ENTERPRISE VALUE OF APPROXIMATELY EUR 475 MILLION.INITIAL CASH CONSIDERATION IS ESTIMATED TO BE EUR 420 MILLION WITH REMAINING DEFERRED CONSIDERATION PAYABLE WITHIN SEVEN YEARS..TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO ACHIEVE CO'S ACQUISITION CRITERIA OF RETURNS GREATER THAN COST OF CAPITAL BY END OF YEAR TWO.TRANSACTION WILL BE FINANCED USING CASH AND EXISTING CREDIT FACILITIES.  Full Article

Compass Group Says All Resolutions All Resolutions Proposed At AGM Passed
Friday, 8 Feb 2019 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - Compass Group PLC ::COMPASS GROUP PLC - ALL RESOLUTIONS WERE DECIDED ON A POLL AND ALL RESOLUTIONS PROPOSED AT MEETING WERE PASSED.  Full Article

Compass Group Qtrly Organic Revenue Grew 6.9 Pct
Thursday, 7 Feb 2019 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Compass Group PLC ::COMPASS GROUP PLC - COMPASS' ORGANIC REVENUE FOR THREE MONTHS TO 31 DECEMBER 2018 GREW BY 6.9% DRIVEN BY STRONG LEVELS OF NEW BUSINESS WINS.COMPASS GROUP PLC - QTRLY ORGANIC REVENUE IN NORTH AMERICA INCREASED BY 8.0%.COMPASS GROUP PLC - QTRLY, IN EUROPE, ORGANIC REVENUE GREW BY 6.4% REFLECTING CONTINUED MOMENTUM FROM NEW BUSINESS WINS.COMPASS GROUP PLC - IN Q1 GROUP SPENT £197M ON ACQUISITIONS IN NORTH AMERICA.COMPASS GROUP PLC - CONTINUE TO MAKE PROGRESS ON DISPOSAL PROGRAMME.COMPASS GROUP PLC - EXPECT TO BE SLIGHTLY ABOVE MIDDLE OF OUR TARGET 4-6% ORGANIC GROWTH RANGE FOR FULL YEAR.  Full Article

Diploma Appointment Of Johnny Thomson As New CEO
Wednesday, 16 Jan 2019 

Jan 16 (Reuters) - Compass Group PLC ::DIPLOMA - NEW CEO JOHNNY THOMSON WORKED FOR COMPASS GROUP FOR LAST NINE YEARS.  Full Article

Compass Group Posts Flat FY Operating Margin At 7.4 Pct
Tuesday, 20 Nov 2018 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - Compass Group PLC ::FY REVENUE ROSE 1.8 PERCENT TO 22.96 BILLION STG.FY UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT 1.74 BILLION STG VERSUS 1.63 BILLION.ACTIVELY MANAGING PORTFOLIO TO INCREASE OUR FOCUS ON FOOD AND ARE IN PROCESS OF DISPOSING OF UP TO 5% OF REVENUES IN NON-CORE BUSINESSES.CONTINUALLY LOOK AT BOLT-ON ACQUISITION OPPORTUNITIES THAT STRENGTHEN OUR OFFER AND MEET OUR STRICT RETURNS CRITERIA.OUR EXPECTATIONS FOR FY2019 ARE POSITIVE.PIPELINE OF NEW CONTRACTS FOR FY2019 IS STRONG.EXPECT ORGANIC GROWTH TO BE IN MIDDLE OF OUR 4-6% RANGE WITH MODEST MARGIN PROGRESSION IN 2019.PROPOSED THAT A FINAL DIVIDEND OF 25.4 PENCE PER SHARE BE PAID ON 25 FEBRUARY 2019.  Full Article

Compass Group Confirms Karen Witts Appointment As CFO From Apr. 8, 2019
Thursday, 1 Nov 2018 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Compass Group PLC ::COMPASS GROUP PLC - NOW CONFIRM THAT KAREN'S APPOINTMENT AS CFO WILL BEGIN ON 8 APRIL 2019.COMPASS GROUP PLC - KAREN WITTS WILL SUCCEED JOHNNY THOMSON WHO IS STANDING DOWN FROM HIS ROLE AS GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR AT END OF DECEMBER 2018.COMPASS-PALMER BROWN TO BECOME INTERIM CFO ON 31 DECEMBER 2018, BROWN TO SERVE IN POSITION UNTIL KAREN'S APPOINTMENT COMMENCES ON 8 APRIL 2019.  Full Article

Compass Group Finance Director Johnny Thomson To Step Down
Wednesday, 4 Jul 2018 

July 4 (Reuters) - Compass Group PLC ::COMPASS GROUP PLC - COMPASS GROUP TODAY ANNOUNCES THAT JOHNNY THOMSON IS STANDING DOWN FROM HIS ROLE AS GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR.COMPASS GROUP PLC - JOHNNY WILL LEAVE BY END OF DECEMBER AND SEARCH FOR A SUCCESSOR WILL BE STARTED IMMEDIATELY.  Full Article

Compass Group Says Full Year Expectations Are Unchanged
Wednesday, 9 May 2018 

May 9 (Reuters) - Compass Group PLC ::FULL YEAR EXPECTATIONS ARE UNCHANGED .HALF YEAR REVENUE FELL 0.8 PERCENT TO 11.38 BILLION STG.INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 10 PERCENT TO 12.3 PENCEPER SHARE.HY UNDERLYING REVENUE 11.5 BILLION POUNDS VERSUS 11.6 BILLION POUNDS AS REPORTED A YEAR AGO.NORTH AMERICA CONTINUES TO MAKE EXCELLENT PROGRESS WITH BROAD-BASED GROWTH ACROSS SECTORS..HY UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT 875 MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 837 MILLION POUNDS.PERFORMANCE IN EUROPE IN Q1 WAS MIXED, WITH GOOD GROWTH IN UK, OFFSET BY SUBDUED TRADING IN CONTINENTAL EUROPE.."PERFORMANCE IN OUR REST OF WORLD REGION IS IMPROVING".GROUP OPERATING MARGIN DECLINED SLIGHTLY IN THE HALF.  Full Article

Compass Says Half Year Revenue Slips To 11.38 Billion Stg
Wednesday, 9 May 2018 

May 9 (Reuters) - Compass Group PLC ::HALF YEAR REVENUE FELL 0.8 PERCENT TO 11.38 BILLION STG.INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 10 PERCENT TO 12.3 PENCEPER SHARE.HY UNDERLYING REVENUE 11.5 BILLION POUNDS VERSUS 11.6 BILLION POUNDS.NORTH AMERICA CONTINUES TO MAKE EXCELLENT PROGRESS WITH BROAD-BASED GROWTH ACROSS SECTORS..HY UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT 875 MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 837 MILLION POUNDS.HY UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT FULL YEAR EXPECTATIONS ARE UNCHANGED MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 894 MILLION POUNDS.PERFORMANCE IN EUROPE IN Q1 WAS MIXED, WITH GOOD GROWTH IN UK, OFFSET BY SUBDUED TRADING IN CONTINENTAL EUROPE.."PERFORMANCE IN OUR REST OF WORLD REGION IS IMPROVING".GROUP OPERATING MARGIN DECLINED SLIGHTLY IN HALF..  Full Article

Compass Group says FY revenue rose 15.1 pct
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - COMPASS GROUP PLC ::FY REVENUE ROSE 15.1 PERCENT TO 22.57 BILLION STG.FY REVENUE ‍22.9​ BILLION POUNDS VERSUS 22 BILLION POUNDS.FY UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT ‍1,705​ MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 1,614 MILLION POUNDS.FY UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT ‍EXPECTATIONS FOR FY2018 ARE POSITIVE, WITH GROWTH AND MARGIN IMPROVEMENT WEIGHTED TO SECOND HALF​ MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 1,445 MILLION POUNDS.FY UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT ‍PROPOSED ANNUAL DIVIDEND UP 5.7%​ MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 1,445 MILLION POUNDS.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-British caterer Compass to buy Nordic rival Fazer Food for $538 mln

HELSINKI, June 11 British caterer Compass Group has agreed to buy Nordic rival Fazer Food Services for around 475 million euros ($538 million), the two companies said on Tuesday, giving it a stronger foothold in Scandinavia.