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Kingfisher PLC (KGF.L)

KGF.L on London Stock Exchange

225.40GBp
14 Dec 2018
Change (% chg)

-4.70 (-2.04%)
Prev Close
230.10
Open
233.90
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234.10
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Volume
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9,171,001
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366.00
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224.29

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Compass Group Appoints Karen Witts As Chief Financial Officer
Thursday, 11 Oct 2018 11:00am EDT 

Oct 11 (Reuters) - Compass Group PLC ::ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF KAREN WITTS TO ITS BOARD AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.KAREN JOINS COMPASS FROM KINGFISHER PLC WHERE SHE HAS BEEN GROUP CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER AND A MEMBER OF BOARD OF DIRECTORS SINCE 2012.  Full Article

Kingfisher announces share repurchase programme
Thursday, 24 May 2018 02:02am EDT 

May 24 (Reuters) - Kingfisher PLC ::SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAMME.KINGFISHER - INSTRUCTED BARCLAYS IN RELATION TO IRREVOCABLE NON- DISCRETIONARY PROGRAMME TO PURCHASE SHARES FOR CANCELLATION, DURING 24 MAY TO 27 JULY.BARCLAYS WILL ACT AS PRINCIPAL FOR SIMULTANEOUS ON-SALE OF SUCH SHARES TO COMPANY.MAXIMUM AMOUNT ALLOCATED TO PROGRAMME WILL BE NO GREATER THAN £50 MILLION.PURPOSE OF REPURCHASE PROGRAMME IS TO REDUCE SHARE CAPITAL OF COMPANY.  Full Article

Kingfisher shares down 5.9 pct after says UK market outlook "more uncertain"
Wednesday, 21 Mar 2018 04:00am EDT 

March 21 (Reuters) - Kingfisher ::CEO ON UK MARKET - "OVERALL CONFIDENCE IS NOT GREAT RIGHT NOW".SHARES DOWN 5.9 PERCENT AFTER SAYS UK MARKET OUTLOOK "MORE UNCERTAIN".  Full Article

Kingfisher Says Completes Acquisition Of Praktiker Romania​
Friday, 1 Dec 2017 05:00am EST 

Dec 1 (Reuters) - Kingfisher Plc ::‍HAS COMPLETED ACQUISITION OF PRAKTIKER ROMANIA S.A. FOLLOWING RECEIPT OF COMPETITION APPROVAL​.  Full Article

Break-up of Kingfisher "not something we would consider" - CEO
Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 03:19am EDT 

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Kingfisher :Shares open up 4 percent on better than expected H1 profit.CEO says break-up of group "not something we would consider at all".  Full Article

Kingfisher announces share repurchase programme
Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 02:20am EDT 

Sept 20 (Reuters) - KINGFISHER PLC ::INSTRUCTED GOLDMAN SACHS INTERNATIONAL IN RELATION TO AN IRREVOCABLE NON-DISCRETIONARY PROGRAMME TO PURCHASE SHARES FOR CANCELLATION.SHARES FOR CANCELLATION IS DURING PERIOD WHICH COMMENCES ON 20 SEPTEMBER 2017 AND ENDS NO LATER THAN 22 DECEMBER 2017.MAXIMUM AMOUNT ALLOCATED TO PROGRAMME WILL BE NO GREATER THAN £60,000,000.  Full Article

Kingfisher updates on share repurchase programme
Friday, 21 Jul 2017 11:45am EDT 

July 21 (Reuters) - Kingfisher Plc ::Instructed Barclays Capital Securities in relation to share repurchase programme for cancellation, from 24 July to 15 Sep.Maximum amount allocated to programme will be no greater than 60 million pounds.Purpose of programme is to reduce share capital of company.  Full Article

Kingfisher says Q1 total group like-for-like sales down 0.6 pct
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 02:00am EDT 

May 24 (Reuters) - Kingfisher Plc ::Q1 total group sales of 2,860 million pounds versus. 2,723 million pounds.Q1 total group like-for-like sales down 0.6 percent.Q1 France like-for-like sales down 5.5 percent.Q1 UK & Ireland like-for-like sales up 3.5 percent.Q1 LFL down 0.6% reflecting continued weaker sales in France and some business disruption from our one kingfisher plan.Remain on track to deliver year 2 strategic milestones.Experiencing business disruption given volume of change, as co clear old ranges, remerchandise new ranges, continue roll out of IT platform.  Full Article

Kingfisher says Bunnings' UK entry hasn't changed its plans
Wednesday, 22 Mar 2017 04:15am EDT 

Kingfisher : CFO says has not seen any indication of changes in consumers' patterns of buying . CEO says Bunnings UK entry has not changed Kingfisher plans for UK . CFO expects "modest price increases" on selected products Further company coverage: (London Newsroom) ((UK.online@Reuters.com; +44 (0)20 7542 7717;)).  Full Article

Kingfisher engages Goldman Sachs for share repurchase
Wednesday, 22 Mar 2017 04:06am EDT 

Kingfisher Plc - : Engaged Goldman Sachs International in relation to an irrevocable, non- discretionary programme for purchase of shares . Aggregate purchase price of all shares acquired under programme will be no greater than 50 million pounds .Arrangements form part of kingfisher's capital return programme announced on Jan. 25 2016.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-Britain's FTSE has best day in 2 months on bank, energy rally

LONDON, Nov 21 UK shares jumped more than 1 percent on Wednesday for their best day in two months, helped by oil and banking stocks and upbeat results from Johnson Matthey, which soothed investor concerns about slowing earnings growth.