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Last 85.50 GBp
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volex plc (VLX) Details

Volex plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells interconnect solutions and power products for the telecommunications, datacoms/data-centers, industrial, consumer, and medical sectors worldwide. The company operates in two divisions, Power and Data. The Power division designs, manufactures, and sells power cords to the manufacturers of a range of electrical and electronic devices and appliances. Its principal products include PVC power cables, halogen-free power cables, and duck heads. This division’s products are used in laptops, PCs and tablets, printers, TVs, games consoles, power tools, kitchen appliances, and vacuum cleaners. The Data division designs and manufactures a range of cables and connectors that transfer electronic, radio-frequency, and optical data. Its principal products include multi-conductor I/O cables, wiring harnesses, passive and active high speed copper cables. This division’s products are used in a range of applications, including data networking equipment, data centers, wireless base stations and cell site installations, mobile computing devices, medical equipment, factory automation, vehicle telematics, agricultural equipment, and alternative energy generation. Volex plc primarily serves original equipment manufacturers, contract equipment manufacturers, and distributors. The company was incorporated in 1919 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

7,500 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/26/15
Founded in 1919

volex plc (VLX) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: 738.4K GBP
Chief Financial Officer and Non-Executive Dir...
Total Annual Compensation: 86.6K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

volex plc (VLX) Key Developments

Volex plc Announces Audited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended April 5, 2015

Volex plc announced audited consolidated earnings results for the year ended April 5, 2015. For the year, the company announced revenue of $423,409,000 compared to $400,177,000 for the same period a year ago. Operating loss was $4,553,000 compared to $4,822,000 for the same period a year ago. Loss on ordinary activities before taxation was $7,179,000 compared to $7,562,000 for the same period a year ago. Loss for the period attributable to the owners of the parent company was $10,708,000 or 12.8 cents per basic and diluted share compared to $14,175,000 or 22.6 cents per basic and diluted share for the same period a year ago. Net cash generated from operating activities was $7,797,000 compared to net cash used in operating activities of $11,067,000 for the same period a year ago. Purchases of property, plant & equipment was $3,936,000 compared to $8,156,000 for the same period a year ago. Purchases of intangible assets were $1,266,000 compared to $2,278,000 for the same period a year ago. Underlying EBITDA was $16,044,000 compared to $12,504,000 for the same period a year ago. Underlying operating profit was $8.8 million compared to $4.5 million for the same period a year ago. Underlying profit before tax was $6.2 million compared to $1.2 million for the same period a year ago. Underlying diluted earnings per share was 2.8 cents compared to underlying diluted loss per share of 8.6 cents for the same period a year ago. Improved performance in revenue was a direct result of the enhanced customer engagement (with increased allocations from existing customers as well as new customer wins) and the operational efficiency gains achieved.

Volex Appoints Daren Morris as Chief Financial Officer

Volex announced that Mr. Daren Morris, a qualified Chartered Accountant, who was has been interim Chief Financial Officer since 11 December 2014 has been permanently appointed to the role of Chief Financial Officer.

Volex plc Announces Executive Appointments

Volex plc announced the appointment of Bob Beveridge as Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee. Mr Beveridge has wide ranging Non-Executive Director and public company experience. He currently sits on the boards and is Chairman of the Audit Committee of Brady plc, InternetQ plc and Hampshire Hospitals NHS Trust.  Previously Mr. Beveridge was Group Finance Director of McBride plc, Marlborough Stirling plc and Cable and Wireless Communications Plc. In addition Geraint Anderson has been appointed as the Senior Independent Director, and will continue to Chair the Remuneration Committee. Both appointments will take effect immediately.


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