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Last 158.00 GBp
Change Today -0.50 / -0.32%
Volume 4.2K
JPR On Other Exchanges
As of 5:47 AM 05/22/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

johnston press plc (JPR) Snapshot

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johnston press plc (JPR) Details

Johnston Press plc provides news and information services to local and regional communities in the United Kingdom. The company operates through Publishing and Contract Printing segments. Its portfolio comprises 13 daily, 154 weekly paid-for, and 37 weekly free newspapers; various monthly lifestyle magazines; specialist local publications; 215 local, e-commerce, and mobile Websites; and 31 tablet and smartphone apps. The company’s digital platforms cover property, recruitment, motors, family announcements, dating, bingo, photo sales, and a local business directory. It also operates a daily deals discount service and an entertainments platform; and holds various events and exhibitions covering pets, outdoor interests, home and garden, food and drink, and other themes. In addition, the company offers printing, print management, design, distribution, subscription, and e-publishing services. Johnston Press plc was founded in 1767 and is based in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom.

3,200 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/27/15
Founded in 1767

johnston press plc (JPR) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: 887.0K GBP
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: 523.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

johnston press plc (JPR) Key Developments

Johnston Press Wins Contract to Print Daily Express and Daily Star

Johnston Press has been awarded a significant four-title print contract by Express Newspapers in a multi-million pound, five-year deal. The group will print the Daily Express, Daily Star, Sunday Express and Daily Star Sunday at their Dinnington (Sheffield) site after securing the contract to print Express Newspapers' north of England titles. The titles are currently printed at Broughton, Preston. It is anticipated that issues will first roll off the Dinnington presses in July.

Johnston Press plc Announces Consolidated Earnings Results for the 53 Weeks Ended January 3, 2015

Johnston Press plc announced consolidated earnings results for the 53 weeks ended January 3, 2015. For the period, the company announced revenue of GBP 268,823,000 compared to GBP 289,978,000 for the same period a year ago. Operating profit was GBP 10,713,000 compared to operating loss of GBP 245,678,000 for the same period a year ago. Profit before tax was GBP 23,916,000 compared to loss before tax of GBP 291,438,000 for the same period a year ago. Loss from continuing operations was GBP 15,336,000 compared to GBP 215,712,000 for the same period a year ago. Loss per share, basic and diluted was 0.44 pence compared to earnings of 90.79 pence for the same period a year ago. Net cash inflow from operating activities was GBP 7,525,000 compared to net cash outflow from operating activities of GBP 1,297,000 for the same period a year ago. Purchases of property, plant and equipment was GBP 7,149,000 compared to GBP 4,320,000 for the same period a year ago. Underlying operating profit was GBP 55.5 million compared to GBP 54.0 million for the same period a year ago. Underlying profit before tax was GBP 29.9 million compared to GBP 8.9 million for the same period a year ago. Underlying earnings per share was 0.76 pence compared to 5.45 pence for the same period a year ago. Underlying net debt was GBP 194.2 million compared to GBP 304.4 million for the same period a year ago. Statutory net debt was GBP 184.6 million compared to GBP 302.0 million for the same period a year ago. EBITDA was GBP 61.0 million compared to GBP 61.7 million for the same period a year ago. Underlying profit for the period from continuing operations was GBP 27.1 million compared to GBP 13.2 million for the same period a year ago.

Johnston Press plc to Report Fiscal Year 2014 Results on Mar 25, 2015

Johnston Press plc announced that they will report fiscal year 2014 results on Mar 25, 2015


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