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VP Share Price

VP. 830p -10.0  -1.2%
19/07/19 0.500k

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Last ex-div: 27th Jun, paid: 8th Aug more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the fiscal year ended 31 March 2019, Vp plc revenues increased 26% to £382.8M. Net income increased 6% to £25.8M. Revenues reflect an increase in demand for the Company's products and services due to favorable market conditions. Net income was partially offset by Administrative expenses increase of 23% to £49M (expense), Bank loans, overdrafts and other interes increase of 40% to £4.6M (expense). more »

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31st Mar 2020
31st Mar 2021

Price Target: 8.00
(-3.61% below Price)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 1 0 0

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Peel Hunt Andrew Nussey , Equity Development Paul Hill , N+1 Singer James Tetley ,

Profile Summary

Vp plc is engaged in equipment rental and associated services. The Company is engaged in providing products and services to a range of end markets, including infrastructure, construction, house building, and oil and gas, both in the United Kingdom and overseas. Its segments include UK Forks, Groundforce, Airpac Bukom, Hire Station, Torrent Trackside, TPA and TR Corp. The UK Forks segment is a hirer of telescopic handlers and tracked access platforms. Its Airpac Bukom segment offers oilfield services and is engaged in provision of specialist compressed air and steam generation services. Its TPA segment provides equipment rental and installation of portable roadways, walkways and stairways. Its Hire Station segment is a provider of small tools, lifting, safety, survey, press fitting and low level access equipment. Groundforce is a rental provider of excavation support systems and specialist products.TR Group provides technology solutions to corporate, industrial and government clients.

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

No. of Employees: 2,650 No. of Shareholders: n/a

Last Annual March 31st, 2019
Last Interim March 31st, 2019
Incorporated May 5, 1950
Public Since April 6, 1973
Shares in Issue 40,154,253
Free Float 17.6m (43.8%)

VP. Share Price Performance VP. Share Price Quote
-10.0  -1.2%
Traded 4:35pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 0.500k

Latest VP. News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming VP. Events
Thursday 25th July, 2019
VP PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
Thursday 27th June, 2019
Dividend For VP.L
Thursday 6th December, 2018
Dividend For VP.L
Thursday 28th June, 2018
Dividend For VP.L
Thursday 30th November, 2017
Dividend For VP.
Thursday 13th July, 2017
Dividend For VP.
Thursday 8th June, 2017 (estimate)
Full Year 2017 VP PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 6th June, 2017
Full Year 2017 VP PLC Earnings Call
Thursday 8th December, 2016
Dividend For VP.
Tuesday 29th November, 2016
Half Year 2017 VP PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 7th July, 2016
Dividend For VP.L
Tuesday 7th June, 2016
VP PLC Earnings Call
Tuesday 7th June, 2016
Full Year 2015 VP PLC Earnings Presentation
Tuesday 7th June, 2016
Full Year 2016 VP PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 3rd December, 2015
Dividend For VP.L
Thursday 9th July, 2015
Dividend For VP.L
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

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