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J D Wetherspoon PLC (JDW.L)

JDW.L on London Stock Exchange

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24 Jan 2020
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

JD Wetherspoon Says Elizabeth McMeikan Resigned From Board
Wednesday, 9 Oct 2019 

Oct 9 (Reuters) - J D Wetherspoon PLC ::J D WETHERSPOON PLC - ELIZABETH MCMEIKAN RESIGNED FROM BOARD WITH EFFECT FROM CLOSE OF PLAY 8 OCTOBER 2019.  Full Article

J D Wetherspoon Says FY LFL Sales Up 6.8%
Friday, 13 Sep 2019 

Sept 13 (Reuters) - J D Wetherspoon PLC ::WETHERSPOON (JD) PLC - PRELIMINARY RESULTS.J D WETHERSPOON PLC - FY REVENUE £1,818.8M (2018: £1,693.8M).J D WETHERSPOON PLC - FY PROFIT BEFORE TAX BEFORE EXCEPTIONAL ITEMS £102.5M (2018: £107.2M).J D WETHERSPOON PLC - FY LIKE-FOR-LIKE SALES BEFORE EXCEPTIONAL ITEMS UP 6.8%.J D WETHERSPOON PLC - FY PROFIT BEFORE TAX AFTER EXCEPTIONAL ITEMS £95.4M.J D WETHERSPOON PLC - FY LIKE-FOR-LIKE BAR SALES UP BY 5.8%.J D WETHERSPOON PLC - FY LIKE-FOR-LIKE FOOD SALES UP BY 8.3%.J D WETHERSPOON PLC - FULL YEAR DIVIDEND 12.0P.J D WETHERSPOON - "CURRENTLY ANTICIPATE A REASONABLE OUTCOME (PRE IFRS16) FOR CURRENT FINANCIAL YEAR, SUBJECT TO OUR FUTURE SALES PERFORMANCE.".  Full Article

J D Wetherspoon HY Pretax Profit Falls
Friday, 15 Mar 2019 

March 15 (Reuters) - J D Wetherspoon PLC ::COMPANY ANTICIPATES AN UNCHANGED TRADING OUTCOME FOR CURRENT FINANCIAL YEAR.HY PROFIT BEFORE TAX BEFORE EXCEPTIONAL ITEMS £50.3M (2018: £62.0M).HY REVENUE BEFORE EXCEPTIONAL ITEMS £889.6M, +7.1%.26 WEEKS LIKE-FOR-LIKE SALES INCREASED BY 6.3%, WITH TOTAL SALES INCREASING BY 7.1% TO £889.6M (2018: £830.4M).BOARD DECLARED AN INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 4.0P PER SHARE.HY PROFIT BEFORE TAX BEFORE EXCEPTIONAL ITEMS £50.3M, -18.9%.COSTS IN SECOND HALF OF YEAR WILL BE HIGHER THAN THOSE OF SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR.HY PROFIT BEFORE TAX, AFTER EXCEPTIONAL ITEMS £48.6M (2018: £54.3M).  Full Article

JD Wetherspoon Expects Trading Outcome Below That Of Previous FY
Wednesday, 7 Nov 2018 

Nov 7 (Reuters) - J D Wetherspoon PLC ::WETHERSPOON (JD) PLC - TRADING STATEMENT.J D WETHERSPOON PLC - FOR 13 WEEKS TO 28 OCTOBER 2018, LIKE-FOR-LIKE SALES INCREASED BY 5.5% AND TOTAL SALES BY 6.2%.J D WETHERSPOON PLC - FOR 13 WEEKS TO 28 OCTOBER 2018, LIKE-FOR-LIKE SALES INCREASED BY 5.5% AND TOTAL SALES BY 6.2%..J D WETHERSPOON PLC - INTEND TO OPEN BETWEEN 5 AND 10 PUBS IN CURRENT FINANCIAL YEAR.J D WETHERSPOON PLC - NOW EXPECT A TRADING OUTCOME SLIGHTLY BELOW THAT ACHIEVED IN PREVIOUS FINANCIAL YEAR.J D WETHERSPOON PLC - IS INCREASING PAY OF ITS STAFF STARTING FROM THIS WEEK.J D WETHERSPOON PLC - NOT IMMEDIATELY SEEKING TO RECOUP INCREASED COSTS THROUGH HIGHER PRICING OR 'MITIGATION', BUT WILL REVIEW THAT DURING YEAR.  Full Article

Wetherspoon Says Like-For-Like Sales Rose 5.2 Pct In 10 Weeks To July 8
Wednesday, 11 Jul 2018 

July 11 (Reuters) - J D Wetherspoon Plc ::FOR 10 WEEKS TO 8 JULY 2018 LIKE-FOR-LIKE SALES INCREASED BY 5.2 PCT AND TOTAL SALES BY 5.6 PCT.IN YEAR TO DATE LIKE-FOR- LIKE SALES INCREASED BY 5.2 PCT AND TOTAL SALES BY 4.2 PCT.HAS OPENED 6 NEW PUBS SINCE START OF FINANCIAL YEAR AND HAS COMPLETED SALE OF 23 PUBS.NO FURTHER OPENINGS ARE EXPECTED IN CURRENT YEAR.REMAINS IN A SOUND FINANCIAL POSITION.NET DEBT AT END OF THIS FINANCIAL YEAR IS EXPECTED TO BE ABOUT £740 MLN.ANTICIPATE A TRADING OUTCOME FOR THIS FINANCIAL YEAR IN LINE WITH OUR PREVIOUS EXPECTATIONS.AS IN CURRENT YEAR, WE ANTICIPATE CONSIDERABLE COST INCREASES NEXT YEAR.  Full Article

J D Wetherspoon Says For 13 Weeks To 29 April 2018 Like-For-Like Sales Increased By 3.5%
Wednesday, 9 May 2018 

May 9 (Reuters) - J D Wetherspoon PLC ::FOR 13 WEEKS TO 29 APRIL 2018 LIKE-FOR-LIKE SALES INCREASED BY 3.5% AND TOTAL SALES INCREASED BY 2.8%.YEAR-TO-DATE LIKE-FOR-LIKE SALES HAVE INCREASED BY 5.2% AND TOTAL SALES HAVE INCREASED BY 3.8%.Q3 THIS YEAR DID NOT INCLUD EARLY MAY BANK HOLIDAY, WHICH IS LIKELY TO HAVE REDUCED LIKE-FOR- LIKE SALES BY ABOUT 0.5% IN PERIOD.SINCE START OF FINANCIAL YEAR, COMPANY HAS OPENED 5 NEW PUBS AND SOLD 19.INTEND TO OPEN ONE FURTHER PUB IN CURRENT FINANCIAL YEAR.NET DEBT AT END OF QUARTER WAS £754M AND IS EXPECTED TO BE AROUND £740M AT END OF FINANCIAL YEAR.CONTINUE TO ANTICIPATE A TRADING OUTCOME FOR THIS FINANCIAL YEAR IN LINE WITH OUR PREVIOUS EXPECTATIONS."AS ANTICIPATED, RATE OF LIKE FOR LIKE SALES GROWTH SLOWED SLIGHTLY IN Q3".BELIEVES MARKET VALUE OF PUB ESTATE REMAINS COMFORTABLY ABOVE NET BOOK VALUE.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-Pub group Marston's sales rebound on Christmas cheer

Jan 24 Marston's Plc on Friday posted 4.5% growth in like-for-like sales during the two-week Christmas holiday period, helping the pub operator rebound from subdued business in early December when wet weather kept Britons indoors.