Taylor Wimpey PLC (TW.L)
18 Apr 2019
Feb 27 Britain's third-largest homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Plc said on Wednesday that demand for its homes remained strong at the start of the year, while reporting a higher full-year pretax profit.
Feb 27 Britain's third-largest homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Plc reported a higher full-year pretax profit, selling more homes despite a market dampened by uncertainty in the run up to Britain's looming exit from the European Union.
Feb 12 UK shares lagged their euro-zone peers on Tuesday as growing risks of a disorderly Brexit rattled investors, while poor results from tour operator TUI and a profit warning from online trading platform Plus500 sapped appetite for stocks.
Feb 13 London's blue-chip stocks gained on Wednesday as positive results and hopes of a possible delay to the UK's exit from the European Union lifted housebuilders and packaging firms DS Smith and Smurfit Kappa were boosted by upbeat earnings.
* Taylor Wimpey sees solid 2019 sales, pushes house-builders up
* Taylor Wimpey on track for best day since July 2016, sees solid 2019 sales
LONDON, Jan 9 Britain's third-largest builder Taylor Wimpey said the indicators for 2019 sales were solid after guiding it would report 2018 results in line with expectations following a 3 percent increase in the number of homes it built.
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