Wood Group confirms profit targets, progress on AFW integration
Wed 13 December 2017 08:05
(ShareCast News) - Wood Group said the integration of newly acquired Amec Foster Wheeler was progressing ahead of schedule and that total adjusted operating profits for the full year will be between $335m and $355m.
Dixons Carphone pledges to 'simplify' mobile business as profits plummet
Wed 13 December 2017 08:03
(ShareCast News) - Profits at Dixons Carphone crumpled in the first half as UK mobile phone customers continued to hold onto their handsets longer, leading the retailer to plan a restructuring of this business and pledge that the dividend will be kept ste
Great Portland Estates rated one of Britain's 'most admired' firms
Wed 13 December 2017 08:01
(ShareCast News) - Great Portland Estates was celebrating being the highest rated property company for the second consecutive year in Management Today's 'Britain's Most Admired Companies' awards on Wednesday.
Senior wins five-year contract with Spirit Aerosystems
Wed 13 December 2017 07:50
(ShareCast News) - Manufacturing and engineering group Senior has won a five-year contract with Spirit AeroSystems through its subsidiary Senior Aerospace UPECA.
Essentra finds route into Mexico in Micro Plastics acquisition
Wed 13 December 2017 07:47
(ShareCast News) - Essentra has acquired 100% of the share capital of Micro Plastics for an undisclosed cash consideration, it announced on Wednesday morning.
British American Tobacco puffs out a decent second half
Wed 13 December 2017 07:17
(ShareCast News) - British American Tobacco is continuing to perform well with trading in line with expectations, it said in its pre-close trading update for the second half of the year on Wednesday.
TUI predicts at least 10% earnings growth this year
Wed 13 December 2017 07:17
(ShareCast News) - TUI Group said it expects at least 10% earnings growth in 2018 after reporting solid results for last year.
EasyJet acquisition of Air Berlin assets approved by European Commission
Tue 12 December 2017 16:55
(ShareCast News) - UK budget airline easyJet cleared a major regulatory hurdle on Tuesday as its proposed acquisition of airport slots and aircraft from Air Berlin was approved by the European Commission.
GSK given green light for Churg-Strauss syndrome treatment
Tue 12 December 2017 16:51
(ShareCast News) - GlaxoSmithKline has been given approval by the US drug regulator for a first targeted treatment for eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA), previously known as Churg-Strauss syndrome.
Facebook to overhaul its tax structure worldwide
Tue 12 December 2017 16:10
(ShareCast News) - Facebook will move its global tax and revenue base from Ireland to every country where it has an office.