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Severn Trent PLC (SVT.L)

SVT.L on London Stock Exchange

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22 Feb 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Severn Trent Continues To Expect To Deliver FY 17/18 Trading Performance In Line With Expectations​
Wednesday, 7 Feb 2018 02:00am EST 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Severn Trent Plc ::‍BOARD CONTINUES TO EXPECT THAT GROUP WILL DELIVER FY17/18 TRADING PERFORMANCE IN LINE WITH ITS EXPECTATIONS​.‍REAFFIRM THAT AT LEAST £50 MILLION CUSTOMER ODI OUTPERFORMANCE PAYMENTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE EARNED THIS YEAR​.ON TRACK TO GENERATE EQUIVALENT OF 50% OF OUR ENERGY NEEDS BY 2020​.  Full Article

UK's ‍Ofwat Says Confirms Outcome Delivery Proposals For 3 Water Companies​
Friday, 15 Dec 2017 02:16am EST 

Dec 15 (Reuters) - UK's ‍Ofwat::CONFIRMS OUTCOME DELIVERY PROPOSALS FOR THREE WATER COMPANIES​.TO APPLY NET UNDERPERFORMANCE PENALTY TO SOUTH WEST WATER OF £2.09M WHICH REFLECTS UNDERPERFORMANCE ON POLLUTION INCIDENTS ACROSS LAST 2 YRS.‍HAS AGREED THAT SEVERN TRENT SHOULD TAKE ONLY £11.4M OF PAYMENT NEXT YEAR​.‍SEVERN TRENT WATER HAS DONE BETTER THAN EXPECTED IN REDUCING SEWER FLOODING WHICH WILL RESULT IN NET OUTPERFORMANCE PAYMENT OF £38.4M​.‍HAS ALSO APPROVED AN OUTPERFORMANCE PAYMENT OF £2.6M FOR ANGLIAN WATER REFLECTING ITS REDUCTION IN LEAKAGE LEVELS."AGREED THAT SEVERN TRENT SHOULD TAKE ONLY £11.4M OF PAYMENT NEXT YEAR"​.  Full Article

Severn Trent says HY underlying basic EPS up 7.7 pct to 65.9 pence
Thursday, 23 Nov 2017 02:00am EST 

Nov 23 (Reuters) - SEVERN TRENT PLC ::HALF YEAR REVENUE FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS ROSE 3.7 PERCENT TO 850.4 MILLION STG.‍GROUP UNDERLYING PBIT OF £287.8 MILLION, UP £12.1 MILLION (4.4%)​.‍INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 34.63P (UP 6.2%)​.‍NOW FORECAST NET OUTPERFORMANCE PAYMENTS OF AT LEAST £50 MILLION, AND EXPECT TO HIT WASTE CAP FOR AMP6​.‍FORECASTING £770 MILLION 7 AMP6 EFFICIENCIES, WITH FURTHER £50 MILLION LOCKED IN DURING H1 2017/18.‍HY GROUP TURNOVER OF £850.4 MILLION, UP £30.4 MILLION​.HY ‍UNDERLYING BASIC EPS OF 65.9 PENCE​.‍2017/2018 WHOLESALE TOTEX FOR REGULATED WATER AND WASTE WATER IS EXPECTED TO BE £1.20 BILLION TO £1.30 BILLION​.2017/2018 ‍ESTIMATE GROUP'S NET CAPITAL EXPENDITURE (CASH) UNDER IFRS WILL BE £620 MILLION TO £700 MILLION​.  Full Article

UK's OFWAT consults on penalties and payments for 3 water companies​
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 05:47am EDT 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - UK's Water Services Regulation Authority::‍TO APPLY UNDERPERFORMANCE PENALTY TO SOUTH WEST WATER OF 2.09 MILLION STG FOR UNDERPERFORMANCE ON POLLUTION INCIDENTS OVER LAST TWO YEARS​.CONSULTS ON UNDERPERFORMANCE PENALTIES AND OUTPERFORMANCE PAYMENTS FOR THREE WATER COMPANIES​.‍WILL BEGIN CONSULTING ON PROPOSALS TO ADJUST PRICE CONTROLS FOR 3 OF 18 WATER COMPANIES IN ENGLAND, WALES, TO BE APPLIED FROM APRIL 2018.‍ALL WATER COMPANIES HAVE COMMITTED TO IMPROVE THEIR PERFORMANCE FOR 2015-20 BASED ON CUSTOMER CONSULTATION​.IS PROPOSING THAT FROM 2020, ALL COMPANIES WILL RECEIVE SOME OF THEIR PENALTIES AND PAYMENTS CLOSE TO PERFORMANCE IN QUESTION​.‍SEVERN TRENT WATER'S PROGRESS IN REDUCING SEWER FLOODING, PERFORMANCE IN OTHER AREAS, RESULTS IN PROPOSED NET OUTPERFORMANCE PAYMENT OF £38.4 MILLION​.  Full Article

‍Ofwat consults on penalties and payments for 3 water companies​
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 03:36am EDT 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - ‍Ofwat:‍OFWAT-CONSULTS ON UNDERPERFORMANCE PENALTIES AND OUTPERFORMANCE PAYMENTS FOR THREE WATER COMPANIES​.OFWAT - ‍WILL BEGIN CONSULTING ON PROPOSALS TO ADJUST PRICE CONTROLS FOR 3 OF 18 WATER COMPANIES IN ENGLAND, WALES, TO BE APPLIED FROM APRIL 2018.OFWAT- ‍ALL WATER COMPANIES HAVE COMMITTED TO IMPROVE THEIR PERFORMANCE FOR 2015-20 BASED ON CUSTOMER CONSULTATION​.UK'S OFWAT - ‍ TO APPLY UNDERPERFORMANCE PENALTY TO SOUTH WEST WATER OF £1.08M FOR UNDERPERFORMANCE ON POLLUTION INCIDENTS OVER LAST TWO YEARS​.‍OFWAT- IS PROPOSING THAT FROM 2020, ALL COMPANIES WILL RECEIVE SOME OF THEIR PENALTIES AND PAYMENTS CLOSE TO PERFORMANCE IN QUESTION​.OFWAT - ‍SEVERN TRENT WATER'S PROGRESS IN REDUCING SEWER FLOODING, PERFORMANCE IN OTHER AREAS, RESULTS IN PROPOSED NET OUTPERFORMANCE PAYMENT OF £38.4 MILLION​.  Full Article

Severn Trent sees FY trading in line with expectations
Wednesday, 19 Jul 2017 02:00am EDT 

July 19 (Reuters) - Severn Trent Plc ::Trading update for period 1 April to 19 July 2017.Due to reclassification of North American business to discont operations, guidance for remainder of business services segment has been upgraded.Board continues to expect that group will deliver full-year trading performance in-line with its expectations and prior guidance.There has been no material change to current year business performance or outlook.  Full Article

Severn Trent announces sale of North American business
Monday, 3 Jul 2017 02:00am EDT 

July 3 (Reuters) - Severn Trent Plc ::Sale of North American business.Announce sale of North American business to US investors PPC Enterprises LLC and Alston Capital Partners LLC.Sale of its north American business (Operating Services, US) to US investors PPC Enterprises LLC and Alston Capital Partners LLC..Will provide a restatement of prior-year results taking account of divestment in its Q1 trading update on 19 July 2017.Sale values business at $62 million (48 million stg); proceeds will be used for general corporate purposes.  Full Article

North Midland Construction gets JV infrastructure contract
Tuesday, 13 Jun 2017 02:37am EDT 

June 13 (Reuters) - North Midland Construction Plc ::Contract win.Gets new JV infrastructure contract for Severn Trent water on Birmingham resilience project worth in excess of 100m mln pounds.As a result of this contract win, results for year to 31 December 2017 are expected to be ahead of management expectations.  Full Article

Severn Trent's says FY revenue from cont ops rose 3.7 pct
Tuesday, 23 May 2017 02:00am EDT 

May 23 (Reuters) - Severn Trent Plc ::FY revenue from continuing operations rose 3.7 percent to 1.819 billion pounds .Final dividend 48.9 pence per share.Total dividend 81.5 pence per share.FY group turnover of £1,819 million, up £66 million.FY group underlying PBIT of £525 million, up £22 million.FY return on regulatory equity (RORE) of 11.0 percent versus. 8.4 percent last year.Proposed final dividend of 48.90 pence, taking 2016/17 dividend to 81.50 pence.For 2017/2018, estimate group's net capital expenditure (cash) under IFRS will be £620 million to £700 million.Dividend for 2017/18 will be 86.55 pence .Closing regulatory capital value at 31 March 2020, including Dee valley and midnight adjustments, is expected to be around £9.5 billion.  Full Article

Severn Trent continues to perform in line with expectations
Tuesday, 31 Jan 2017 02:38am EST 

Severn Trent Plc : Now expects net customer Outcome Delivery Incentive (Odi) rewards for full-year 2016/17 to be ahead of previous guidance of 15 million stg . Now expects to at least meet or exceed level achieved last year (23.2 million stg, pre-tax at 12/13 prices) .No material change to other technical guidance for full year and Severn Trent confirms that it continues to perform in line with expectations.  Full Article

BUZZ-Ofwat says does not have full confidence in information from 4 water cos

Nov 30 ** Britain's water industry regulator, Ofwat, said it does not have full confidence in the information provided by four water companies