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RPS Group PLC (RPS.L)

RPS.L on London Stock Exchange

254.25GBp
28 Apr 2017
Change (% chg)

-7.25 (-2.77%)
Prev Close
261.50
Open
258.75
Day's High
262.75
Day's Low
253.25
Volume
340,846
Avg. Vol
453,480
52-wk High
271.75
52-wk Low
158.52

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

RPS Group full-year pretax profit rises
Thursday, 2 Mar 2017 02:00am EST 

Rps Group Plc : Final results . FY PBTA: £50.7 million (2015: £51.8m) after £5.6 million (2015: £2.0m) reorganisation costs . FY statutory profit before tax £32.8m (2015: £9.9m) . Year end net debt £83.4 million (june 2016: £95.0 million) leverage 1.6 (june 2016: 2.2) . Final dividend 5.08 pence per share . Total dividend 9.74 pence per share . Believes new regional structure provides a platform to enable group to return to growth in 2017 . Sterling weakened during year, particularly following UK Referendum in June 2016 .Our clients' investment activity did not appear to change materially in second half as a result of UK EU referendum.  Full Article

RPS says benefitting sterling weakness when consolidating overseas earnings
Thursday, 4 Aug 2016 02:00am EDT 

RPS Group Plc : Interim dividend 4.66 pence per share . We expect full year growth to be achieved in our non oil and gas activities, . "Following UK Brexit vote, we are benefitting from weakness of sterling when consolidating overseas earnings." . H1 pretax profit 10.9 million stg . H1 underlying basic EPS 6.44 pence . Board remains confident about group's financial strength. . Energy business is likely to perform better in second half . "it is too soon to be able to anticipate impact of UK referendum vote on group" ."Conditions in oil and gas sector are likely to remain challenging, although market is showing some signs of stabilising.".  Full Article

RPS Group PLC completes acquisition of Iris Environmental
Friday, 30 Oct 2015 03:00am EDT 

RPS Group PLC:Says that it has completed acquisition of Iris Environmental, a Californian based consultancy providing environmental services in the US market, for a maximum consideration of $13.5 mln (8.8 mln pounds).  Full Article

RPS Group PLC increases interim dividend
Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 02:00am EDT 

RPS Group PLC:Increased interim dividend by 15 pct. to 4.66 pence per share (2014: 4.05 pence) payable on Oct. 15, to shareholders on the register on Sept. 18.  Full Article

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