Taylor Wimpey PLC (TW.L)
16 Aug 2019
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July 31 Britain's third-largest homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Plc on Wednesday forecast a fall in full-year margins and reported a small drop in first-half pretax profit, as it was hit by higher costs.
July 31 Britain's third-largest homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Plc reported lower first-half pretax profit on Wednesday, hit by higher costs, but said demand for homes was strong.
European shares slipped on Thursday as weak earnings from Nokia and news of failed attempts at mergers added to a downbeat mood on renewed fears of a slowdown in global growth.
* Sainsbury slump, Taylor Wimpey's lower outlook weigh on FTSE
* Carpetright sky-rockets on upbeat Q4 (Adds news item, updates to closing prices)
* Sees building costs up 5 pct in 2019 vs prior 3-4 pct fcast
April 25 British shares were in the red on Thursday as Sainsbury's shares soured after the company scrapped its proposed takeover of Walmart's Asda while Taylor Wimpey's warning on margins whacked housebuilders across the board.
April 25 Britain's third-largest homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Plc on Thursday said it expects to sell slightly more homes this year than last year, but warned that margins would be a tad lower.
Feb 27 Britain's third-largest homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Plc said on Wednesday that demand for its homes remained strong at the start of the year, while reporting a higher full-year pretax profit.