Monthly Archives: June 2013

FGP – FirstGroup – nightmare

John Kingham has an interesting article (http://t.co/CQESvMiMBN) on bus/train/transport operator FGP (FirstGroup), noting its high debt. It prompted me to take a look at their prelims (http://is.gd/LTheEX), issued on 20 May. In it, we see that they’ve cancelled the dividend … Continue reading

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DQE – we are not amused

Continuing on our theme of Penny Dreadful Day, next up we have DQE (DQ Entertainment), which announced its prelims (http://is.gd/ISt7g2) yesterday, sending its share price down 10.7% to 13.5p. Needless to say, I don’t actually have to look at the … Continue reading

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GNG – terrible trading statement

Penny-dreadful GNG (Geong International) was “pleased” (I’d hate to see what a disappointment reads like) to release a trading statement (http://is.gd/lPlixJ) on 30 May, the gist of which is: * turnover similar to previous year (which presumably means “down”) * … Continue reading

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CUP – breached 60p

On 29-May-2013, penny-dreadful CUP (Cupid) announced (http://is.gd/x9B4Lj) the following: * it confirms that it is in discussions about selling off it’s casual dating businesses * revenues are expected to be up, but down 1% on a like-for-like basis. Increased marketing … Continue reading

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CPP – offer deadline extended

On 31 May 2013, CPP announced (http://uk.advfn.com/news/UKREG/2013/article/57803506?xref=newsalert) that they have extended the deadline for Mr Hamish Macgregor Ogston CBE to make an offer for CPP to 30 August 2013 5pm. Apparently he has still yet to complete “due diligence” despite … Continue reading

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