Berkeley Group Holdings PLC (BKGH.L)
21 Feb 2019
LONDON Daring investors are dipping their toes back into UK housebuilders, attracted by high dividend yields and low valuations even though they are seen as among the most vulnerable sectors in the event of a messy Brexit.
* Warns on short-term outlook because of Brexit (Adds CEO, analyst comments, share movement)
Dec 7 Berkeley Group's first-half pretax profit fell 25.7 percent, the British house-builder said on Friday, as people put off house purchases amid increasing uncertainty ahead of the country's exit from the European Union.
LONDON, Sept 5 The UK's top share index retreated on Wednesday as big oil stocks fell, though housebuilders were a bright spot following comments from Berkeley Group about the London housing market.
Sept 5 Berkeley Group Holdings said on Wednesday Britain's housing market lacked urgency and was constrained by high transaction costs, limits on mortgage borrowing and uncertainty over next year's planned exit from the European Union.