SIG PLC (SHI.L)
19 Jul 2019
* SIG warns of lower UK construction activity, drags housebuilders
* Exploring disposal of Air Handling unit (Adds details, background, analyst comment)
July 5 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening two points lower at 7,602 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.08% ahead of the cash market open.
May 8 SIG Plc reported a fall in sales for the first four months of the year as it battled an increasingly challenging construction market in Britain, although the building materials supplier clung onto its annual profit expectations.
May 8 SIG Plc said on Wednesday that like-for-like sales fell more than 9 percent in Britain for the first four months of the year, troubled by an increasingly challenging construction market.
* SIG, Bodycote gain after results (Adds company news items, updates to closing prices)
* More job cuts in 2019; Reviewing options for air handling unit
March 8 Building materials supplier SIG Plc forecast lower like-for-like sales for the first half of the year, as it struggles with sluggish construction markets in UK, France and Germany.