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Wolseley PLC (WOS.L)

WOS.L on London Stock Exchange

4,904.00GBp
28 Apr 2017
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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: 0.81
Market Cap(Mil.): £12,404.13
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 252.94
Dividend: 36.67
Yield (%): --

Financials

  WOS.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 27.64 30.01 23.60
EPS (TTM): 1.77 -- --
ROI: 9.22 4.76 11.67
ROE: 15.49 6.28 13.60

Wolseley to change name to U.S. brand Ferguson, reflecting regional focus

Heating and plumbing supplier Wolseley is changing its name to match its U.S. brand of Ferguson, a business that accounts for 84 percent of its trading profit, and is also pulling out of the Nordic region.

Mar 28 2017

UPDATE 1-Wolseley to change name to U.S. brand Ferguson, reflecting regional focus

* Shares boosted by 25 percent rise in interim profit (Adds CEO comments, details, background, share movement)

Mar 28 2017

BRIEF-Wolseley posts HY trading profit of 515 million pounds

* H1 revenue 8,461 million stg versus 6,795 million stg year ago

Mar 28 2017

BRIEF-Wolseley says Kevin Murphy will succeed Frank Roach as CEO of Ferguson Enterprises

* Wolseley - Frank Roach has indicated his intention to retire as ceo of Ferguson Enterprises, Wolseley's US subsidiary, on 31 July 2017

Mar 28 2017

Wolseley profit driven by U.S. growth, to change name to Ferguson

March 28 Heating and plumbing products supplier Wolseley reported a 25 percent rise in first-half profit, as growth in the United States more than made up for tough trading conditions in the UK and the Nordics.

Mar 28 2017

BRIEF-Wolseley to merge Swiss plumbing, heating unit with Walter Meier AG

* Wolseley has signed an agreement to merge Tobler, its Swiss plumbing and heating business, with Walter Meier

Feb 21 2017

Rising costs lurk behind brighter European corporate results

LONDON The rising cost of raw materials is likely to be risk for European firms, Goldman Sachs said, adding that the impact of inflation and companies' pricing power were key themes emerging from the ongoing results season.

Feb 03 2017

Rising costs lurk behind brighter European corporate results

LONDON, Feb 3 The rising cost of raw materials is likely to be risk for European firms, Goldman Sachs said, adding that the impact of inflation and companies' pricing power were key themes emerging from the ongoing results season.

Feb 03 2017

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

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