Pagegroup PLC (PAGE.L)
23 Apr 2018
April 11 British recruitment firm PageGroup Plc on Wednesday reported a rise in first-quarter gross profit as growth in international markets more than offset a steep drop in earnings from the UK.
* Shares fall as much as 8.5 percent (Adds CEO, analyst comment, detail, background, shares)
(Adds company news, futures) March 7 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 18 points on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.5 percent ahead of the cash market open. * LOOKERS: British car dealer Lookers Plc reported a 2.7 percent rise in 2017 profit, with growth seen across all its businesses particularly its used car segment. * RESTAURANT GROUP: Restaurant Group Plc, the owner of Frankie & Benny's chain, on Wednesday reported
March 7 British recruitment firm PageGroup Plc on Wednesday reported a 9.8 percent rise in full-year gross profit, as its overseas business offset home market weakness.
LONDON British engineering group GKN has set a deadline to break itself up by the middle of next year to help boost value for shareholders as it seeks to stave off a 7 billion-pound hostile bid from Melrose Industries .
* Melrose has until March 19 to sweeten offer (Updates with comment from Melrose and updates shares)
Jan 10 British recruitment firm PageGroup Plc reported a a rise in fourth-quarter gross profit on Wednesday, but said it remained cautious about the UK market in 2018.
Jan 10 British recruitment firm PageGroup Plc reported a 13.8 percent rise in fourth quarter gross profit on Wednesday, while flagging continuing challenges in the UK market.