|Bid||6.10 x 0|
|Ask||6.17 x 0|
|Day's range||5.75 - 6.25|
|52-week range||4.02 - 27.20|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.50|
|PE ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Earnings date||18 Mar 2020|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.01 (22.40%)|
|Ex-dividend date||18 Apr 2019|
|1y target est||24.00|
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The company, which operates the Evans Halshaw, Stratstone, Quickco and Car Store brands, said it was delaying its capital expenditure programme and would make decisions depending on market conditions. "In a situation like this, (Chief Financial Officer) Mark Willis and I have to be able to make sure we've got a strong balance sheet and we can weather the storm," newly appointed Chief Executive Officer Bill Berman told Reuters on a call. Pendragon posted a pretax loss of 16.4 million pounds for the year ended Dec. 31, compared with a profit of 47.8 million in 2018, mainly due to poor performance in the first half.
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British car dealership Lookers said on Friday its top boss and operations chief will step down immediately after weak sales led to a second profit warning in less than four months, sending its shares down as much as 30% and rattling peers. The London-listed firm which sells new and used vehicles made by multiple manufacturers, expects annual underlying profit to fall by more than two-thirds as the UK car market struggles with dwindling consumer confidence and margin pressures. As much as 60 million pounds was wiped from Lookers' stock market value, which fell to 136 million pounds as its shares tumbled.
Britain's markets watchdog has proposed banning auto dealers and brokers from receiving commission linked to interest rates on loans used to finance car purchases, a step it said would save consumers 165 million pounds ($208.4 million) annually. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) said some motor finance brokers receive commission linked to the interest rate that customers pay. "The broker can set that rate and the FCA found that the widespread use of this type of commission creates an incentive for brokers to act against customers' interests," the FCA said in a statement on Tuesday.
London-listed companies with exposure to the domestic economy retreated on Monday as last week's euphoric optimism gave way to doubts over whether a timely Brexit deal could be clinched, while cybersecurity firm Sophos surged 36% after a buyout offer. The FTSE 250 ended slightly off the day's lows but still shed 0.6%, handing back part of the more than 4% gain it had recorded in the previous session which was its best in nearly a decade. JP Morgan's UK domestic plays index, tracking about 30 UK stocks that make all or most of their revenue at home, pulled back nearly 1%.
SMI down 0.4%, DAX down 0.1 * BAML starts coverage of airlines: IAG, Wizz, RyanAir, Air France top picks * Ferguson top gainer on FTSE 100 after profit beat * Greggs sinks more than 8% after trading update Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of European equity markets brought to you by Reuters stocks reporters and anchored today by Thyagaraju Adinarayan. BAML analysts turn "overweight" on the sector saying the sector has been priced for an outright Euro area recession, which we think is unlikely.