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Last 59.38 GBp
Change Today +4.25 / 7.71%
Volume 88.9K
VLX On Other Exchanges
As of 11:35 AM 11/27/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

volex plc (VLX) Snapshot

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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 Financial Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: 86.6K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

volex plc (VLX) Key Developments

Volex plc Announces Management Changes

Volex plc announced that the Non-Executive Directors have reviewed the composition of the board and have determined that the role of Chairman and CEO should be combined into an Executive Chairman position. Nathaniel Rothschild has been appointed to this position with immediate effect. The company currently operates using a divisional CEO structure, and the board does not believe it is necessary to appoint a group CEO. Geraint Anderson has made it clear that he steps down as a director as he ceases to be Interim CEO, and the board has accepted his resignation.  Karen Slatford, who is in her ninth year as a Non-Executive Director, has informed the board that she is also stepping down, and the board has accepted her resignation.

Volex plc Reports Preliminary Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended October 4, 2015

Volex plc reported preliminary unaudited consolidated earnings results for the six months ended October 4, 2015. For the period, the company’s revenue was $189,429,000 against $220,874,000 a year ago. Operating profit was $3,882,000 against loss of $4,053,000 a year ago. Profit on ordinary activities before taxation was $2,964,000 against loss of $5,790,000 a year ago. Profit for the period attributable to the owners of the parent was $994,000 against loss of $6,744,000 a year ago. Earnings basic and diluted per share was 1.1 cents against loss of 8.6 cents a year ago. Net cash generated used in operating activities was $1,284,000 against $114,000 a year ago. Purchases of property, plant and equipment were $4,520,000 against $2,140,000 a year ago. Purchases of intangible assets were $474,000 against loss of $821,000 a year ago. Underlying earnings were $1,323,000 against loss of $748,000 a year ago. Underlying basic and diluted earnings per share were 1.5 cents against 1.0 cents a year ago. Net debt was $5.4 million against $5.6 million a year ago.

Volex plc Appoints Nathaniel Rothschild as a Non-Executive Director

Volex plc announced the appointment of The Honourable Nathaniel Rothschild as a Non-Executive Director with immediate effect. Mr. Rothschild is currently a non-executive director of Genel Energy plc, and previously served as a non-executive director of Asia Resource Minerals plc and RIT Capital Partners plc.


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