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Last ex-div: 5th Feb, paid: 6th Mar more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 30 September 2014, Latchways plc revenues decreased 17% to L16.4M. Net income decreased 38% to L1.9M. Revenues reflect Safety Products segment decrease of 24% to L11.2M. Net income also reflects Safety Products segment income decrease of 46% to L2M, Safety Services segment income decrease of 8% to L351K. Dividend per share remained flat at L0.12. more »

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Broker Forecasts
31st Mar 2015
31st Mar 2016

Price Target: 7.03 (-6.31% below Price) Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 1 0 0

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Arden Partners Ralph Singleton , Peel Hunt Chris Bamberry , N+1 Singer James Tetley Jonathan Lienard , Cenkos Securities ,

Profile Summary

Latchways Plc, a United Kingdom-based company. The Company focused on protecting the safety of individuals working at height. The Company’s ManSafe fall protection range is used around the world on tall buildings and structures, office blocks, industrial units, leisure and retail complexes, telecommunications towers, bridges and electricity pylons. The company’s product range include ManSafe for Roofing , ManSafe for Industry, ManSafe for Utilities, ManSafe for Telecoms, ManSafe for Ladders, ManSafe for Windows, ManSafe for Aircraft, ManSafe SRL, Latchways PRD.

Directors: David Hearson (CEO) 61, Rex Orton (FID) 46, Alastair Hogg (EDR) 36, N. Paul Hearson (NEC) 61, Christopher Casey (NED) 57, Brian Finlayson (NID) 65, Jamie Matheson (NID) 59,

No. of Employees: 255 No. of Shareholders: 0

Last Annual March 31st, 2014
Last Interim September 30th, 2014
Shares in Issue 11,235,695
Free Float 10.4m (92.3%)
Sector Industrials
Industry Professional & Commercial Services
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Eligible for an ISA? a SIPP?

Address Hopton Park, DEVIZES, SN10 2JP, United Kingdom
Web http://www.latchways.com
Phone +44 1380 732700
Contact ()
Auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

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Latest LTC News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming LTC Events
Monday 15th June, 2015
Full Year 2014 Latchways PLC Earnings Release
Friday 4th September, 2015
Latchways PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Monday 9th November, 2015
Half Year 2015 Latchways PLC Earnings Release
Friday 2nd September, 2016 (estimate)
Latchways PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
Wednesday 11th February, 2015
Latchways PLC Trading Statement Release for the period 1 October 2014 to 10 February 2015
Thursday 5th February, 2015
Dividend For LTC.L
Monday 17th November, 2014
Half Year 2014 Latchways PLC Earnings Presentation (London)
Monday 17th November, 2014
Half Year 2014 Latchways PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 7th October, 2014
Latchways PLC Trading Statement Release
Friday 5th September, 2014
Latchways PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 13th August, 2014
Dividend For LTC.L
Tuesday 5th August, 2014
Latchways PLC Interim Management Statement for the period 1 April 2014 to 4 August 2014
Monday 9th June, 2014
Preliminary 2013 Latchways PLC Earnings Presentation (London)
Monday 9th June, 2014
Preliminary 2013 Latchways PLC Earnings Release

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