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Bellway plc Recommends Final Dividend, Payable on January 14, 2015
Dec 12 14
Bellway plc recommended final dividend of 36.0 pence per ordinary share, if approved at AGM, will be paid to shareholders on 14 January 2015. This will bring the total dividend for the year ended 31 July 2014 to 52.0 pence, an increase of 73.3% and this represents a continuation of the group's policy of paying a regular and progressive dividend to its shareholders, balanced with ongoing capital growth.
Bellway plc Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 2014
Dec 12 14
Bellway plc provided earnings guidance for the year 2014. For the year, the company should be able to deliver significant earnings growth and ongoing improvements in return on capital in the year ahead. The operating margin is expected to be around 20% for the current financial year.
Bellway plc Presents at Citi's Building Conference 2014, Nov-13-2014 08:30 AM
Nov 9 14
Bellway plc Presents at Citi's Building Conference 2014, Nov-13-2014 08:30 AM. Venue: Stirling Square, 5-7 Carlton Gardens, London SW1Y 5AD, United Kingdom. Speakers: Keith D. Adey, Group Finance Director, Director and Member of Board Committee on Non-Executive Directors Remuneration, Ted Ayres, Chief Executive Officer.
Bellway plc Announces Preliminary Group Earnings Results for the Full Year Ended July 31, 2014; Proposes Final Dividend for the Year 2014 Payable on January 14, 2015
Oct 14 14
Bellway plc announced preliminary group earnings results for the full year ended July 31, 2014. For the year, the company reported revenues of £1,486,394,000 compared with £1,110,676,000 for the same period a year ago. Operating profit was £256,126,000 compared with £151,069,000 for the same period a year ago. Profit before tax was £245,937,000 compared with £140,927,000 for the same period a year ago. Profit attributable to equity holders of the parent was £191,424,000 or 156.3 pence per diluted share compared with £108,572,000 or 88.9 pence per diluted share for the same period a year ago. Net cash inflow from operating activities was £76,776,000 compared with £59,150,000 for the same period a year ago. Acquisition of property, plant and equipments was £3,855,000 compared with £1,956,000 for the same period a year ago. This exceptional growth in profitability has resulted in the Group achieving the high level of EPS in its history, 8% above its previous peak of 145.4 pence in July 2007.
The company announced rapid growth in profitability is matched by an increase in the proposed dividend. The Board is proposing to increase the final dividend by 71.4% to 36.0 pence per ordinary share. Dividend in 2013 was 21.0 pence which, if approved, will be paid on January 14, 2015 to all ordinary shareholders on the Register of Members on December 12, 2014. This rise produces an increase of 73.3% in the total dividend for the year to 52.0 pence. Total dividend for 2013 was 30.0 pence, another record for the Group, with this being covered by earnings 3.0 times (2013 - 3.0 times). The ex-dividend date is December 11, 2014.
Bellway plc to Report Q4, 2014 Sales/Trading Statement Results on Aug 08, 2014
Aug 8 14
Bellway plc announced that they will report Q4, 2014 sales/trading statement results on Aug 08, 2014