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Week Ahead: 17 - 21 February

A summary of key company announcements expected in the coming week
Week Ahead: 17 - 21 February

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 http://announce.ft.com and our daily online news summaries record all key company announcements and business press headlines. 

 

Monday 17 February

Interim: Petra Diamonds

Economics: House prices

Companies paying dividends: Invesco Perpetual Select Trust UK Equities (1.5p), Invesco Perpetual Select Global Equity (1.55p), Investment Co (3.75p), Paragon Banking (14.2p)

 

Tuesday 18 February

Interims: BHP, Blancco Technology, Pan African Resources

Finals: Glencore, Sunrise Resources, The Renewables Infrastructure Group

AGMs: Dewhurst, Titon

Economics: Employment data

 

Wednesday 19 February

Final: RPS

AGMs: Gooch & Housego

Economics: Consumer price index, Retail price index 

Companies paying dividends: Hollywood Bowl (5.16p)

 

Thursday 20 February 

Interims: Hays, McBride

Finals: BAE Systems, Irish Residential Properties REIT, Kaz Minerals, Morgan Sindall, Rathbones, Smith & Nephew, Telecom Egypt

AGMs: Integrafin

EGM: Plus500, Tiziana Life Sciences

Economics: Retail sales

Companies paying dividends: Aberdeen Asian Income Fund (2.5p), M Winkworth (2.1p), Ramsdens Holdings (2.7p)

 

Friday 21 February

Final: Pearson

AGMs: Caledonian Trust

Economics: PMI composite, PMI manufacturing, PMI services, Public finances

Companies paying dividends: Best of the Best (14p), DWF (1.25p), Hipgnosis Songs Fund (1.25p), National Milk Records (1.25p), Oxford Technology VCT 2 (1.5p), RWS (7p), Secure Income REIT (4.2p), Sequoia Economic Infrastructure (1.5625p), Stock Spirits (€5.34), Titon (3p), Urban & Civic (2.5p), Victrex (46.14p)

 

Companies going ex-dividend on 20 February 

CompanyDividend (p)Payment
Blackrock Throgmorton Trust7.702 Apr
Carnival Ord $1.6638.4613 Mar
CC Japan Income & Growth Trust2.519 Mar
Driver Group Ord 0.4p0.7520 Mar
Gateley Holdings2.931 Mar
GlaxoSmithKline Ord 25p2319 Apr
Heath (Samuel) & Sons Ord 10p5.520 Mar
Impax Asset Management427 Mar
Independent Investment Trust506 Apr
Independent Investment Trust506 Apr
Inland Homes2.2512 Jun
Mountview Estates Ord 5p20030 Mar
Nexus Infrastructure4.422 Mar
Unilever Ord 3  1/9p34.7218 Mar

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.

 

IC ONLINE

The data in the table above is a small selection of what’s available on our website. Just go to www.investorschronicle.co.uk/shares 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.