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Last ex-div: 4th Dec, paid: 2nd Jan more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the fiscal year ended 31 March 2014, Vp plc revenues increased 10% to L183.1M. Net income increased 20% to L15.7M. Revenues reflect Groundforce segment increase of 14% to L42.3M, Hire Station segment increase of 7% to L66.2M. Net income benefited from Bank loans, overdrafts and other interes decrease of 28% to L1.8M (expense). Dividend per share increased from L0.12 to L0.14. more »

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Broker Forecasts
31st Mar 2015
31st Mar 2016

Price Target: 7.25
(+10.41% above Price)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 1 0 1

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WH Ireland Nicholas Spoliar , Peel Hunt Andrew Nussey , Edison Investment Research , Charles Stanley Securities Andy Smith , Equity Development Paul Hill , N+1 Singer James Tetley Andy Brown , Cantor Fitzgerald Europe ,

Profile Summary

Vp plc is engaged in the rental business. The Company operates in six divisions: Hire Station, Torrent Trackside, Groundforce, UK Forks, Airpac Bukom, and TPA. Hire Station is a national provider of small tools, climate, lifting, safety, survey and press fitting equipment to industry, construction and homeowners. Torrent Trackside is suppliers of rail infrastructure portable plant and related trackside services to Network Rail, London Underground. Groundforce is a rental provider of excavation support, piling, pipe stoppers, air pressure testing, pumps, and temporary bridges. UK Forks is a hirer of telescopic handlers and associated equipment. Airpac Bukom Oilfield Services is engaged in the provision of specialist compressed air and steam generation services. In July 2014, VP PLC acquired the business and assets of the trackside plant and equipment rental activity of Balfour Beatty Rail Ltd, part of the Balfour Beatty Group.

Directors: Jeremy Pilkington (CHM) , Allison Bainbridge (FID) , Neil Stothard (MDR) , Phil White (NED) 65, Stephen Rogers (NID) ,

No. of Employees: 1,629 No. of Shareholders: n/a

Last Annual March 31st, 2014
Last Interim March 31st, 2014
Shares in Issue 40,154,253
Free Float 16.6m (41.4%)

VP. Share Price Performance VP.Quote
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Traded 9:18am · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 0.500k

Latest VP. News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming VP. Events
Monday 25th May, 2015 (estimate)
Full Year 2014 VP PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 22nd July, 2015 (estimate)
VP PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Monday 23rd November, 2015 (estimate)
Half Year 2015 VP PLC Earnings Release

Recent ↓
Tuesday 24th February, 2015
VP PLC Interim Management Statement Release
Thursday 27th November, 2014
Half Year 2014 VP PLC Earnings Presentation (London)
Thursday 27th November, 2014
Half Year 2014 VP PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 16th October, 2014
VP PLC Analyst Visit to TPA and Hire Station Divisions
Monday 29th September, 2014
VP PLC Pre-Close Trading Update
Wednesday 20th August, 2014
VP PLC Interim Management Statement Release
Tuesday 22nd July, 2014
VP PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 9th July, 2014
Dividend For VP.L
Thursday 5th June, 2014
Preliminary 2013 VP PLC Earnings Presentation (London)
Thursday 5th June, 2014
Preliminary 2013 VP PLC Earnings Release

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