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Last ex-div: 27th Nov, paid: 2nd Jan more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 30 September 2014, Castings PLC revenues decreased 3% to L63.6M. Net income decreased 11% to L6.6M. Revenues reflect Foundry Operations segment decrease of 3% to L55.6M, Machining segment decrease of 6% to L8M. Net income also reflects Distribution costs Administrative expens increase of 6% to L1.1M (expense), Finance Income decrease of 21% to L81K (income). Dividend per share remained flat at L0.03. more »

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31st Mar 2015
31st Mar 2016

Price Target: 510 (+29.91% above Price) Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
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No. of Analysts: 0 0 0 0 1

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Arden Partners Ralph Singleton , Peel Hunt ,

Profile Summary

Castings P.L.C. is a United Kingdom-based Company engaged in Iron casting and machining group. The Company produces ductile iron castings, SG iron castings, austempered ductile iron (ADI) castings, Simo castings and Ni-resist castings using about 4 Disamatic molding machines and around 3 horizontal Green Sand molding machines. The Company undertakes the designing, including virtual analyses, of ductile and SG iron castings. It produces prototypes and pre-series castings using full production processes as well as serial quantities of machined ductile iron castings. The Company comprises of three trading operations: Castings, William Lee Limited and CNC Speedwell Limited. Castings and William Lee Limited supply spheroidal graphite iron castings to manufacturing industries. CNC Speedwell Limited is a machining operation focused on the machining of iron and aluminum castings.

Directors: Brian Cooke (CHM) 74, David Gawthorpe (CEO) 52, Steve Mant (FID) 38, Adam Vicary (MDR) 45, Mark Lewis (EDR) 49, Alec Jones (NID) 62, C. Paul King (NID) 77, Gerard Wainwright (NID) 64,

No. of Employees: 1,099 No. of Shareholders: 0

Last Annual March 31st, 2014
Last Interim September 30th, 2014
Shares in Issue 43,632,068
Free Float 33.6m (77.0%)
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Metals & Mining
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Eligible for an ISA? a SIPP?

CGS Share Price Performance CGS Quote
-5.0  -1.3%
Traded 4:35pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 0.750k

Latest CGS News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming CGS Events
Wednesday 19th August, 2015 (estimate)
Castings PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
Thursday 27th November, 2014
Dividend For CGS.L
Tuesday 19th August, 2014
Castings PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 9th July, 2014
Dividend For CGS.L
Wednesday 11th June, 2014
Castings PLC Ordinary Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 27th November, 2013
Dividend For CGS.L
Friday 15th November, 2013
Interim 2013 Castings PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 13th August, 2013
Castings PLC Annual General Meeting
Wednesday 10th July, 2013
Dividend For CGS.L
Wednesday 12th June, 2013
Preliminary 2012 Castings PLC Earnings Release
Friday 15th February, 2013
Castings PLC Interim Management Statement covering the period 1st October 2012 to 31st January 2013

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