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Last 752.50 GBp
Change Today -0.25 / -0.03%
Volume 9.1K
As of 11:35 AM 11/27/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

vp plc (VP/) Snapshot

753.00 GBp
Previous Close
752.75 GBp
Day High
765.00 GBp
Day Low
750.00 GBp
52 Week High
06/19/15 - 816.00 GBp
52 Week Low
02/9/15 - 585.00 GBp
Market Cap
Average Volume 10 Days
0.53 GBp
Shares Outstanding
18.72 GBp
Dividend Yield
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vp plc (VP/) Details

Vp plc provides equipment rental and associated services to the rail, transmission, water, civil engineering, construction, housebuilding, and oil and gas markets in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company operates through six segments: UK Forks, Groundforce, Airpac Bukom, Hire Station, TPA, and Torrent Trackside segments. It offers equipment and services, including compressors, steam generators, heat exchangers, sand filters, and operators to the oil and gas related service markets. The company also provides construction solutions comprising trench boxes and sheets, hydraulic bracing systems, piling equipment, formwork, pipe stoppers, and pumps, as well as excavation support systems, temporary bridges, and trenchless technology for the water, gas, civil engineering, and construction industries; and rents small tools, specialist equipment, and allied services for industry and construction markets, as well as press fitting and fusion equipment to the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing sectors. In addition, it offers rail infrastructure portable plants; and trackside lighting, traffic management, and training services to the railway maintenance and renewal contractors. Further, the company is involved in the rental of telescopic handlers, rough terrain straight mast fork lift trucks, and associated products and services to the housebuilding, general construction, and industrial markets. Additionally, it offers portable roadway access solutions to the outdoor events, transmission, construction, and utility sectors, as well as access solutions utilizing aluminum panels, plastic panels, and matting to temporary roadways, pedestrian walkways, barriers, bridges, and pitch cover requirements. The company was formerly known as Vibroplant plc and changed its name to Vp plc in 2000. Vp plc was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Harrogate, the United Kingdom. Vp plc is a subsidiary of Ackers P Investment Company Limited.

1,753 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/20/15
Founded in 1954

vp plc (VP/) Top Compensated Officers

Group Managing Director and Executive Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: 662.0K GBP
Executive Chairman and Chairman of Nomination...
Total Annual Compensation: 928.0K GBP
Group Finance Director, Secretary and Executi...
Total Annual Compensation: 480.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

vp plc (VP/) Key Developments

Airpac Bukom Reports Unaudited Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended September 30, 2015

Airpac Bukom reported unaudited earnings results for the six months ended September 30, 2015. For the period, the company's revenues were down 25% at £8.5 million against £11.2 million a year ago. Operating profit were £1.003 million against £1.713 million a year ago.

VP plc Declares Interim Dividend, Payable on January 8, 2016; Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended September 30, 2015

Vp plc declared an interim dividend of 5.35 pence per share against 5.0 pence per share a year ago, payable on 8 January 2016 to shareholders on the register as at 4 December 2015. The company reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the six months ended September 30, 2015. For the period, the company reported revenue of £105,118,000 against £101,328,000 a year ago. Operating profit was £17,319,000 against £16,444,000 a year ago. Profit before taxation was £16,328,000 against £15,517,000 a year ago. Net profit was £12,977,000 or 31.23 pence per diluted share against £12,233,000 or 28.49 pence per diluted share a year ago. Net cash flows from operating activities were £18,693,000 against £22,979,000 a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was £29,814,000 against £24,346,000 a year ago. Net debt was £81,785,000. Profit before tax and amortisation increased 6% to £17.2 million against £16.2 million a year ago. Earnings per share pre-amortisation increased 7% to 35.14 pence against 32.81 pence a year ago.

Vp plc to Report First Half, 2016 Results on Nov 25, 2015

Vp plc announced that they will report first half, 2016 results on Nov 25, 2015


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