Posts Tagged ‘huntsworth’

Published 12th Jun 2017, 18:12

Sector share prices: 12 June 2017

The General Election has poured a further bucket load of cold water on to the stock market and there can be little likelihood of any excitement for some time to come. Shares in marketing... Read more
Published 7th Jun 2017, 14:21

Private Equity: is there a better way?

Can value be realised from a private business without the risk of giving up control? The Business Growth Fund may provide one answer.   In the nineteen eighties marketing agencies were created... Read more
Published 25th May 2017, 09:18

Huntsworth expects 2017 adjusted profit to exceed £19.3m

Huntsworth, the stock market listed international public relations group, expects to report a profit before tax, amortisation and abnormal items (if any) for the current year that is ahead of the... Read more
Published 13th May 2017, 09:37

Sector share prices: 12 May 2017

Shares in marketing companies continued their steady rise in the month to 12 May 2017 – the seventh month in succession – as the sector’s MSFI Index reached 77.0 (Jan 2001: 100).  That is... Read more
Published 9th May 2017, 21:02

Huntsworth’s value unharmed by BlueFocus share disposal

The 45.9 million shares in Huntsworth that were sold last month by a subsidiary of the Chinese investor BlueFocus Communications Group appear to have been acquired by the Fidelity global investment... Read more
Published 3rd May 2017, 11:32

Wright leaves Porta Communications after string of losses

Seventy two year old David Wright, the founder of the loss-making AIM listed public relations group Porta Communications, has relinquished his role as executive chairman and retired from the board... Read more
Published 20th Apr 2017, 16:19

Election news depresses marketing shares, but why?

Shares in almost all marketing companies lost ground on news of the forthcoming general election, including those that might expect to benefit from any further devaluation of sterling that the more... Read more
Published 12th Apr 2017, 23:16

Sector share prices: 12 April 2017

Next Fifteen Communications Group brought added cheer to shares in the marketing sector today as its share price reached 455p, marking a 21.3% rise in the latest month to 12 April and a 76.4% rise... Read more
Published 21st Mar 2017, 16:23

Huntsworth hit by another £30m Grayling write down

Huntsworth, the stock market listed international public relations group, suffered another painful dent to its balance sheet last year as it wrote off a further £30 million from the cost of... Read more
Published 13th Mar 2017, 11:01

Sector share prices: 12 March 2017

Share prices of most companies in the marketing sector registered little change in the month to 12 March and the sector’s MSFI Index rose by only 1.37% to 74.8 (12 Jan 2001: 100).  The FTSE... Read more