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Last ex-div: 2nd Apr, paid: 30th Apr more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 31 January 2015, Wolseley plc revenues increased 6% to L6.44B. Net income before extraordinary items decreased 95% to L12M. Revenues reflect USA segment increase of 14% to L3.92B, United Kingdom segment increase of 4% to L984M. Net income was offset by Nordic segment loss totaling L236M vs. income of L4M, United Kingdom segment income decrease of 25% to L36M. more »

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Broker Forecasts
31st Jul 2015
31st Jul 2016

Price Target: 42.0
(+4.91% above Price)
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Est. Long Term Growth Rate: +12.3% (£) (p) (p) (£) (p) (p)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 14 4 5

Named Brokers and Analysts
Jefferies Sam Cullen , Credit Suisse Harry Goad , ING FM , Panmure Gordon Adrian Kearsey , Numis Securities , Peel Hunt Gavin Jago , Goodbody Stockbrokers Robert Eason , Davy Florence O'Donoghue , Berenberg Michael Watts , Oddo Securities Virginie Rousseau , Westhouse Securities Ltd. Alastair Stewart , Charles Stanley Tony Shepard , Raymond James Euro Equities Arnaud Palliez Mehdi Boudokhane , Shore Capital Stockbrokers , Bryan Garnier Sven Edelfelt , Day by Day Valérie GASTALDY , Liberum Charlie Campbell ,

Profile Summary

Wolseley plc is a Switzerland-based specialist trade distributor of plumbing and heating products and building materials in North America, the United Kingdom and Continental Europe. The Company operates in seven segments: USA, UK, Canada, Nordic, France, Central and Eastern Europe, and Group. The Group has a network of distribution centers which serve branches for its plumbing and heating businesses with 2,917 branches across 11 countries. Sales to customers are made over the counter at its branches, through supply contracts which are managed centrally, or through orders that can be placed with branches, into call centers, or via the Internet. In some regions, the Company also operates a network of showrooms which enables it to showcase the product range.

Directors: Ian Meakins (CEO) 59, John Martin (CFO) , Frank Roach (CEX) , Patrick Headon (CEX) , Ole Jensen (CEX) , Tony England (CIO) , Richard Shoylekov (GCN) 47, Steve Ashmore (MDR) , Bob Morrison (DHR) , Gareth Davis (NEC) 64, John Daly (NED) 59, Darren Shapland (NED) 48, Jacky Simmonds (NED) , Tessa Bamford (NID) 54,

No. of Employees: 40,000 No. of Shareholders: n/a

Last Annual July 31st, 2014
Last Interim January 31st, 2015
Shares in Issue 260,207,376
Free Float 258.5m (99.4%)

WOS Share Price Performance WOSQuote
96.0  2.4%
Traded 4:24pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 0.500k

Latest WOS News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming WOS Events
Tuesday 2nd June, 2015
Q3 2015 Wolseley PLC Interim Management Statement Release
Tuesday 2nd June, 2015
Q3 2015 Wolseley PLC Interim Management Statement Call
Tuesday 29th September, 2015
Full Year 2015 Wolseley PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 25th November, 2015 (estimate)
Wolseley PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 2nd December, 2015
Q1 2016 Wolseley PLC Interim Management Statement Release

Recent ↓
Thursday 2nd April, 2015
Dividend For WOS.L
Thursday 2nd April, 2015
Dividend For WOSYY
Tuesday 24th March, 2015
Half Year 2015 Wolseley PLC Earnings Presentation
Tuesday 24th March, 2015
Half Year 2015 Wolseley PLC Earnings Release
Monday 1st December, 2014
Wolseley PLC at Berenberg European Conference
Wednesday 26th November, 2014
Q1 2015 Wolseley PLC Interim Management Statement Call
Wednesday 26th November, 2014
Q1 2015 Wolseley PLC Interim Management Statement Release
Tuesday 25th November, 2014
Wolseley PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 15th October, 2014
Dividend For WOSYY
Tuesday 30th September, 2014
Full Year 2014 Wolseley PLC Earnings Presentation

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