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Laird PLC (LRD.L)

LRD.L on London Stock Exchange

196.40GBp
19 Apr 2018
Change (% chg)

-0.50 (-0.25%)
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196.90
Open
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Advent Says ‍Makes U.S Anti-Trust Filing On Laird​ Acquisition
Thursday, 29 Mar 2018 

March 29 (Reuters) - Advent International::UPDATE ON ANTI-TRUST PROCESSES.‍US ANTI-TRUST FILING MADE, DRAFT FILINGS MADE WITH ANTI-TRUST AUTHORITIES IN EU AND CHINA ON ACQUISITION BY BIDCO OF LAIRD​.  Full Article

Laird sees FY 2017 underlying pre-tax profit at top end of forecasts
Friday, 27 Oct 2017 

Oct 27 (Reuters) - LAIRD PLC ::‍REVENUE FOR Q3 CONTINUED MUCH IMPROVED PERFORMANCE SEEN IN H1 2017​.‍ANTICIPATE REPORTING FULL YEAR UNDERLYING PROFIT BEFORE TAX TOWARDS TOP END OF CURRENT MARKET FORECASTS FOR 2017​.‍YEAR TO DATE, FOR NINE MONTH PERIOD TO 30 SEPTEMBER, REVENUE INCREASED 23% TO £686M (YEAR TO DATE SEPT 2016: £560M)​.  Full Article

Laird says H1 underlying pretax profit down about 39 pct
Friday, 29 Jul 2016 

Laird Plc : Sees likely loss from Novero acquisition for full year of around 9.0 mln stg . Interim dividend up 3 pct to 4.53 pence per share . For 6 months ended June 30 underlying profit before tax 1,3 16.4 mln stg versus 26.9 mln stg . 15.2 pct increase in H1 revenue reflects growth in majority of business and acquisitions .Rapid downturn in US rail freight markets due to commodity and energy prices has had a significant impact on revenues in our WACS business.  Full Article

BRIEF-Laird Says ‍FY Underlying Pre-Tax Profit Improved By 32%

* SAYS NET BORROWINGS DECREASED DURING YEAR BY £180.2 MILLION TO £164.4 MILLION