compass group plc-spon adr (CMPGY) Key Developments
Compass Group PLC Presents at Third Annual UK Select Conference, Mar-10-2015
Mar 7 15
Compass Group PLC Presents at Third Annual UK Select Conference, Mar-10-2015 . Venue: Barclays-New York, 745 Seventh Avenue, New York 10019, United States.
Compass Group PLC Reports Revenue Results for the First Quarter Ended December 31, 2014
Feb 5 15
Compass Group PLC reported revenue results for the first quarter ended December 31, 2014. Organic revenue grew 5.7% for the first three months to 31 December 2014. Like for like revenue increased in the quarter, reflecting modest pricing and some volume improvement.
Compass Group PLC, Annual General Meeting, Feb 05, 2015
Dec 19 14
Compass Group PLC, Annual General Meeting, Feb 05, 2015., at 12:00 GMT Standard Time. Location: The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre. Agenda: To consider annual report and accounts for the year ended 30 September 2014.
Compass Group PLC Announces Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended September 30, 2014
Nov 26 14
Compass Group PLC announced consolidated earnings results for the year ended September 30, 2014. For the year, revenue was GBP 17,058 million against GBP 17,557 million a year ago. Total operating profit was GBP 1,217 million against GBP 802 million a year ago. Profit before tax was GBP 1,147 million against GBP 721 million a year ago. Profit for the year from continuing operations was GBP 868 million or 48.7 pence per diluted share against GBP 434 million or 23.2 pence per diluted share a year ago. Profit attributable to equity shareholders of the company was GBP 865 million or 48.9 pence per diluted share against GBP 429 million or 23.4 pence per diluted share a year ago. Net cash from operating activities was GBP 1,121 million against GBP 1,107 million a year ago. Purchase of intangible assets was GBP 206 million against GBP 191 million a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was GBP 263 million against GBP 276 million a year ago. Free cash flow from continuing operations was GBP 683 million against GBP 762 million a year ago. Underlying free cash flow was GBP 741 million against GBP 834 million a year ago. At the end of the year, net debt was GBP 2,331 million against GBP 1,193 million a year ago. Underlying total operating profit was GBP 1,245 million against GBP 1,265 million a year ago. Underlying profit before tax was GBP 1,159 million against GBP 1,188 million a year ago.
Compass Group Mulls Acquisitions
Nov 26 14
Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) is looking for acquisitions. Compass Group PLC stated, "Sustainable and quality organic growth is our key priority but we continue to seek infill acquisitions where they deliver value to the business. Our focus is on small to medium sized infill acquisitions in food and support services in our existing geographies, bringing on board quality businesses and strong management teams."