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Week Ahead: 26-30 March 2018

A summary of key company announcements expected in the coming week
Week Ahead: 26-30 March 2018

Welcome to the week ahead, our summary of the forthcoming key company announcements. Companies are no longer obliged to notify the London Stock Exchange (LSE) of results and trading updates, so this list does not claim to be comprehensive. You can read company announcements at and our daily online news summaries record all key company announcements and business press headlines.

Monday 26 March

Interim: YouGov

Final: SpaceandPeople

Trading statement: Pennon

AGMs: Blue Star Capital, Centamin, Great Portland Estates

Economics: UK finance loans for housing

Companies paying dividends: Mountview Estates (200p), Personal Group (5.75p), Royal Dutch Shell (33.1p), Stewart & Wight (10p)


Tuesday 27 March

Interims: Earthport, Ferguson, Orchard Funding Group

Finals: Alliance Pharma, AG Barr, Billington, Biome Technologies, Churchill China, Clarke (T), Gulf Marine Services, Moss Bros, S&U, Scisys, STM Grou

Trading statement: United Utilities

AGMs: Amino Technologies, One Media, Quartix

EGM: Secure Income REIT

Company paying dividends: BHP Billiton (39p)



Wednesday 28 March

Interims: DFS Furniture, Inland Homes

Finals: Anglo Pacific, Arbuthnot Banking, Ergomed, Hilton Food, North Midland Construction, Time Out

AGMs: Lakehouse, St Modwen Properties, Yolo Leisure and Technology

Economics: CBI retailing, total distribution – reported sales, GfK consumer confidence

Company paying dividends: Beazley (7.4p)


Thursday 29 March

Interim: Bowleven

Finals: Chesnara, Eddie Stobart Logistics, GAN, Quarto Group

Trading statement: RPC

AGMs: Adept4, Angus Energy, Aukett Swanke, Keras Resources, Stellar Diamonds

EGM: Saffron Energy

Economics: Net consumer credit, Net lending secured on dwellings, Mortgage approvals, M4 money supply, Current account balance, Index of services, GDP (Q4 Final), Total business investment (Q4)

Companies paying dividends: 3i Infrastructure (special) (41.4p), Acorn Income Fund (4.95p), Blackrock Throgmorton Trust (7p), BP (7.15p), Brunner Investment Trust (6p), Concurrent Technologies (1.3p), Crown Place VCT (1p), Edistone Property Investment (0.4792p), F&C Capital & Income Investment Trust (2.45p), F&C Commercial Property Trust (0.5p), F&C UK Real Estate Investments (1.25p), Greencoat Renewables (2.61p), Henderson Diversified Income Trust (1.1p), HICL Infrastructure (1.96p), Honeycomb Investment Trust (20p), Imperial Brands (59.51p), JPMorgan Global Convertibles Income (1.125p), LPA Industries (1.65p), LXI REIT (1p), MedicX Fund (1.51p), Murray Income Trust (8p), NextEnergy Solar Fund (1.605p), Perpetual Income & Growth Investment Trust (3.15p), Persimmon (125p), Premier Energy & Water (4.3p), Redde (5.5p), Shepherd Neame (5.75p), SSP (4.9p), Standard Life Investment Property Income Trust (1.19p), Summit Germany (0.89p), Temple Bar Investment Trust (17.48p), The Renewables Infrastructure Group (1.6p), Tritax Big Box REIT (1.6p), Volta Finance (0.15p), Witan Investment Co (6.75p)


Friday 30 March

UK Bank holiday – nothing scheduled


Companies going ex-dividend on 29 March


Dividend (p)


4imprint Group Ord 38 6/13p


11 May

4imprint Group Ord 38 6/13p (Special)


11 May

Aberdeen Emerging Mtks Inc Co


30 Apr

Bovis Homes Group Ord 50p


25 May

British Land Company Ord 25p


4 May

CLS Holdings Ord 2.5p


27 Apr

Craneware Ord 1p


20 Apr

Devro Ord 10p


11 May

Duke Royalty


12 Apr

EMIS Group Ord 1p


4 May

Foreign & Colonial Inv Tst Ord 25p


1 May

HgCapital Trust Ord 25p


27 Apr

Idox Ord 1p


20 Apr

Intercontinental Hotels Grp. 11 3/7p


11 May

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Ord 5p


8 May

Schroders Non-Vtg £1


3 May

Securities Trust of Scotland Ord 25p


20 Apr

Somero Enterprises Inc Com Stk US$0.001


20 Apr

Somero Enterprises Inc Com Stk US$0.001 (Special)


20 Apr

Standard Life Private Equity Trust


27 Apr



4 May

Value & Income Trust Ord 10p


27 Apr

Wynnstay Group Ord 25p


30 Apr



The ex-dividend day is the first day on which it is no longer possible to buy the shares and qualify for the dividend. Ex-days are almost always a Thursday. The record date is usually one day after the ex-date. The payment day is the day on which the funds are transferred to shareholders.



The data in the table above is a small selection of what’s available on our website. Just go to and click on the dividend calendar box. You can download a full table of ex-dividend dates as an Excel spreadsheet. The dividend calendar is updated every Friday.