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Wolseley PLC (WOS.L)

WOS.L on London Stock Exchange

4,910.00GBp
8 Dec 2016
Change (% chg)

27.00p (+0.55%)
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4,883.00p
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Volume
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WOS.L

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About

Wolseley plc is the holding company of the Wolseley Group of companies. The Company is engaged in the distribution of plumbing and heating products and building materials. The Company's segments include USA, UK, Nordic, and Canada and Central Europe. The Company operates seven business units in the United States, six of these... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.86
Market Cap(Mil.): £12,348.00
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 252.88
Dividend: 66.72
Yield (%): --

Financials

  WOS.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 24.67 32.87 26.59
EPS (TTM): 1.98 -- --
ROI: 11.45 5.58 9.06
ROE: 18.35 6.90 12.86

Wolseley upbeat on forecast as U.S. growth boosts profit

Heating and plumbing products supplier Wolseley forecast annual profit in line with expectations after posting a higher quarterly profit, banking on U.S. growth to continue offseting weakness in increasingly challenging UK and European markets.

Dec 06 2016

Wolseley to cut up to 800 jobs in tough British market

Heating and plumbing products supplier Wolseley plans to close just over 10 percent of its UK branches in response to tough competition and weak trading, it said on Tuesday, a move that could lead to up to 800 job losses and create a more U.S.-focused firm.

Sep 27 2016

UPDATE 2-Wolseley to cut up to 800 jobs in tough British market

* Shares fall as much as 4.7 pct, stock top FTSE 100 loser (Adds company, analyst comments, details)

Sep 27 2016

Wolseley to close 80 UK branches to tackle challenging market

Sept 27 Heating and plumbing products supplier Wolseley said on Tuesday it would close 80 UK branches and a distribution centre, leading to up to 800 job losses, as it looks to streamline its UK business, which has been facing tough competition.

Sep 27 2016

BRIEF-Wolseley to close 80 branches, one distribution centre in UK

* FY revenue 4.2 pct ahead of last year at constant exchange rates, including like-for-like growth of 2.4 pct

Sep 27 2016

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