DX (Group) plc DX The half year results for the six months to the 31st December reflected what the company describes as ” another challenging period” but the new management team has set the business on the road to recovery and long term profitable growth. Net new business in the last two months has been at a higher level than at any point in the last 12 months. The reported loss for the half year more than halved from £29.3m to £14.1m
Parkmead Group PMG Excellent progress was made in the half year to the 31st December with gross profits doubling from £0.7m to £1.4m. Oil and gas reserves increased by 67% and after maintaining strict financial discipline the company became debt free.
RPC Group RPC updates that the positive trend experienced in quarter 3 has continued and full year revenue since 1st April 2017 is expected to have grown significantly, both organically and by acquisition and with the help of foreign exchange tailwinds. The financial position remains robust.
3i Infrastructure plc 3IN claims that in the period from 1st October to 28th March its investment advisor has delivered outstanding value to shareholders. Stakes in Elenia and Anglian Water have been disposed of generating £1,120,000m. and enabling £425m to be returned to shareholders in cash by way of a special dividend. Four new investments have been made totalling £345m.
Ingenta plc ING proposes to increase its dividend for the year to 31st December by 50% taking it from 1p to 1.5p per share, after further progress was made in 2017, following on the successes of 2016.Operating profit rose by 29% and adjusted EBITDA by 8%. In the second half of the year results from the joint venture in China, showed considerable improvement.