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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: 708.3 (+9.71% above Price) Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
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Broker Recommendations for VP
Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 0 0 2

Named Brokers and Analysts
WH Ireland Nick 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 Caroline De La Soujeole ,

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 throughout the United Kingdom. Torrent Trackside are 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. TPA provides unrivalled equipment rental installation of portable roadways, walkways and stairways, to customers in the outdoor events, transmission, construction and utilities markets.

Directors: Jeremy Pilkington (CHM) , Allison Bainbridge (FID) , Neil Stothard (MDR) , Phil White (NED) 64, Stephen Rogers (NID) ,

No. of Employees: 1,629 No. of Shareholders: 0


Last Annual March 31st, 2014
Last Interim March 31st, 2014
Shares in Issue 40,154,253
ISIN GB0009286963

VP. Share Price Performance VP. Quote
654.5p
9.0  1.4%
Traded 11:11am · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 0.500k

Latest VP. News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming VP. Events
Tuesday 25th November, 2014 (estimate)
Interim 2014 VP PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 22nd July, 2015 (estimate)
VP PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
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
Friday 14th February, 2014
VP PLC Interim Management Statement
Wednesday 4th December, 2013
Dividend For VP.L
Tuesday 26th November, 2013
Interim 2013 VP PLC Earnings Presentation (London)
Tuesday 26th November, 2013
Interim 2013 VP PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 20th August, 2013
VP PLC Interim Management Statement
Tuesday 23rd July, 2013
VP PLC Annual General Meeting


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