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Spectris PLC (SXS.L)

SXS.L on London Stock Exchange

2,480.00GBp
20 Sep 2019
Change (% chg)

-39.00 (-1.55%)
Prev Close
2,519.00
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2,501.00
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2,509.00
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2,450.00
Volume
354,163
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302,625
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2,932.00
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1,924.50

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Spectris Says Group Like-For-Like Sales Increased By 3% For 4 Months To April 30
Friday, 24 May 2019 

May 24 (Reuters) - Spectris PLC ::TRADING UPDATE.GROUP PERFORMANCE FOR PERIOD HAS BEEN IN LINE WITH EXPECTATIONS.GROUP LIKE-FOR-LIKE SALES INCREASED BY 3% FOR 4 MONTHS TO APRIL 30.INDUSTRIAL CONTROLS WAS IMPACTED BY US-CHINA TARIFFS AND SLOWING US INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION.ON TRACK TO DELIVER EXPECTED £15-20 MILLION OF BENEFITS IN 2019..PERFORMANCE REMAINS CONSISTENT WITH EXPECTATIONS FOR FULL YEAR.NET DEBT AT END OF APRIL WAS £265 MILLION, A DECREASE OF £32 MILLION SINCE YEAR END."REMAINS FOCUSED ON IMPLEMENTING INITIATIVES UNDER ITS PROFIT IMPROVEMENT PROGRAMME".  Full Article

Spectris Plc Says FY Adjusted Pretax Profit Up 3 Pct To 241.4 Mln Stg
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 

Feb 19 (Reuters) - Spectris PLC ::FY ADJUSTED PRETAX PROFIT ROSE 3 PERCENT TO 241.4 MILLION STG.FY SALES ROSE 5 PERCENT TO 1.604 BILLION STG.FY ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX 241.4 MILLION STG VERSUS 218.4 MILLION STG REPORTED A YEAR EARLIER.FY PROFIT BEFORE TAX 218.0 MILLION STG VERSUS 278.4 MILLION STG REPORTED A YEAR EARLIER.PROPOSING TO PAY A FINAL DIVIDEND OF 40.5 PENCE PER SHARE.EXPECT SALES GROWTH TO MODERATE IN 2019, GIVEN MORE CAUTIOUS MACROECONOMIC OUTLOOK.PROFIT IMPROVEMENT PROGRAMME IS EXPECTED TO DELIVER BENEFITS OF £15-20 MILLION DURING 2019.ANTICIPATE OPERATING PROFIT TO GROW AHEAD OF SALES DURING 2019.DO NOT EXPECT DIRECT CONSEQUENCES OF BREXIT TO HAVE A MATERIAL IMPACT TO GROUP.  Full Article

Spectris Says John O'higgins To Retire As CEO
Friday, 25 May 2018 

May 25 (Reuters) - Spectris PLC ::JOHN O'HIGGINS TO RETIRE AS CEO.JOHN WILL REMAIN AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE UNTIL A REPLACEMENT IS IN PLACE AND A FORMAL PROCESS TO RECRUIT HIS SUCCESSOR.  Full Article

Spectris Says Commencing Share Buyback Of Up To 100 Mln STG
Monday, 5 Mar 2018 

March 5 (Reuters) - Spectris Plc ::SPECTRIS PLC - ‍IS COMMENCING A SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAMME ( PROGRAMME) TO PURCHASE SHARES UP TO A VALUE NOT EXCEEDING £100 MILLION​.ENTERED AGREEMENT WITH J.P. MORGAN SECURITIES PLC (JPMS PLC) UNDER WHICH IT HAS ISSUED AN INSTRUCTION TO JPMS PLC TO MANAGE PROGRAMME​.  Full Article

Spectris Plc‍ FY adjusted sales 1525.6 mln stg vs 1345.8 mln stg
Monday, 19 Feb 2018 

Feb 19 (Reuters) - Spectris Plc ::REPORTED FY ADJUSTED SALES 1,525.6 MILLION STG VERSUS 1,345.8 MILLION STG.FINAL DIVIDEND 37.5 PENCEPER SHARE.TOTAL DIVIDEND 56.5 PENCEPER SHARE.FY REPORTED ADJUSTED SALES ‍EARNINGS PER SHARE 145.1P VERSUS 127.5P​ YEAR AGO.FY ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX ‍218.4 MILLION STG VERSUS 195.8​ MILLION STG A YEAR AGO.‍IN 2018 SEE BENEFIT OF ORGANIC SALES GROWTH.  Full Article

Spectris completes ‍sale of Microscan Systems
Tuesday, 3 Oct 2017 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - SPECTRIS PLC ::SALE OF MICROSCAN COMPLETED​.  Full Article