Cropper (James) plc CRPR enjoyed double digit organic growth across its target markets in the year to 31st March . Despite a fall in pre tax profits from from £5.5m to £4.5m.as the impact of higher pulp prices added some £3.5m to material costs for the year, the Board is increasing the final dividend by getting on for nearly 20% with a rise from 11.8p to 13.5p per share and expresses itself as being excited about future prospects for the Group.
Surgical Innovations SUN Despite challenging market conditions, total group revenue for the six months to the end of June is expected to exceed £5m.with gross margins and profitability, slightly ahead of last year. The second half is expected to produce much stronger results as NHS hospitals start to show signs of a return to normalised activity levels and the government beings to make promises of a long term funding increase for the NHS
HML Holdings plc HML has concentrated on maximising synergies and efficiency during the twelve month to 31st March with the result that revenue rose by 24% and profit before tax by 12%. adjusted basic earnings per share rose from 3.9p to 4.2p per share and the dividend is to be increased from 0.37p. to 0.42p.
Morses Club plc MCL Trading in the first four months of the current financial year has been strong. High quality customer numbers are well ahead of last year.