|Bid||532.0000 x 98600|
|Ask||532.5000 x 40000|
|Day's range||531.5000 - 544.3500|
|52-week range||518.0000 - 773.7800|
|PE ratio (TTM)||10.89|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.42 (4.94%)|
|1y target est||N/A|
** One of Greene King's largest shareholders has blamed its acquisition of rival Spirit in 2015 for compounding its current woes ** Shares in the pub company are at a five-year low, slumping 15 pct in ...
** Pub operator Marston's up 5 pct & set for biggest one-day rise since January in volume after trading update ** Co identifies cost savings of c£5 mln pa & trims amount of bars & lodges it will open ...
** JD Wetherspoon top of FTSE 250, +3.7%, with Marston's & Greene King among the biggest fallers on the index ** Berenberg raises JD Wetherspoon to "hold" from "sell" saying while co ...
European shares ended little changed on Friday as the euro's rally dimmed appetite for regional stocks but talk about possible cuts to European Central Bank stimulus boosted banks. After suffering four straight sessions in the red, European banks rose 0.9 percent, leading gainers in Europe, after Reuters reported that European Central Bank policymakers had agreed at Thursday's meeting on the need for a cut in stimulus. ECB officials were in broad agreement that their next step would be to reduce their bond purchases, two sources with direct knowledge of the discussion said.
A fall in mining stocks put pressure on Britain's top share index on Friday, while British consumer-facing stocks came into sharp focus after pub operator Greene King's shares plunged following a bleak ...
British pub group Greene King (Frankfurt: A0F66P - news) reported a drop in sales and warned weak consumer confidence and rising costs were set to continue, sending its shares down as much as 15 percent on Friday. The company, which runs more than 2,900 pubs and restaurants, said recent mixed weather and a drop in business at its family pub restaurant brand Fayre & Square had contributed to the decline. "We remain cautious about the trading environment and expect the challenges of weaker consumer confidence, increased costs and increasing competition to persist over the near term," it said in a statement.
** HSBC takes a more negative stance on UK pubs stocks, cutting Greene King to 'reduce' and JD Wetherspoon to 'hold' ** The brokerage points out the sector faces twin risks from consumer weakness and rising ...
Britain's Restaurant Group, operator of Frankie & Benny's and other chains, and pubs group Greene King appointed new chief financial officers on Friday. Greene King CFO Kirk Davis, who oversaw the company's ...
Frankie & Benny's chain owner Restaurant Group named Kirk Davis as chief financial officer on Friday, scooping him from pub firm Greene King, where he oversaw the company's Spirit Pub Company acquisition. ...
** Greene King down 3.5% at lowest levels since February & second-top faller on Stoxx 600 as brokers weigh in on co which reported full-year results on Thursday ** 4 star-rated JPMorgan analyst expects ...
Dec (Shanghai: 600875.SS - news) 14 (Reuters) - Dutch brewer Heineken and an investment partner are in advanced takeover talks with Punch Taverns, Punch said on Wednesday, but face competition from a higher rival bid from one of the British pub company's founders. Shares (Berlin: DI6.BE - news) in Punch, Britain's second-biggest pub operator, jumped as much as 39 percent on Wednesday after it said it had received a "proposal" from Patron Capital Advisers, working with Heineken, about a possible cash offer of 174 pence per share, and "an approach" from Emerald Investment Partners about a possible cash offer at 185 pence per share.