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Ian Pickering

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IDPickering posted to the Centrica plc board. 2 hours ago

Acquisition

CENTRICA ENTERS RAPIDLY GROWING US RESIDENTIAL SOLAR MARKET THROUGH ACQUISITION OF ASTRUM SOLAR

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IDPickering replied to the Tesco plc board. 11:29

Re: Has the market really changed?

So are we in the declining days of the supermarket giants? Has convenience really ceased to be the main driver over the longer span?

Ask me in ten years time. I'm all for getting a bargain buying price for the stock right now.

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 11:21

Re: GDHYP - 26th purchase

BAE Systems (BA.) for me.

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IDPickering posted to the BP plc board. 11:18

Press Release Re Results

BP reports second quarter 2014 results

BP today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2014. Underlying replacement cost profit1 for the quarter of 2014 was $3.6 billion, 34% higher than the $2.7 billion reported for [more]

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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 11:16

BP. Press Release

BP reports second quarter 2014 results

BP today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2014. Underlying replacement cost profit1 for the quarter of 2014 was $3.6 billion, 34% higher than the $2.7 billion reported for [more]

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IDPickering posted to the BP plc board. 11:13

2nd QTR Results

Can be viewed here;

http://www.investegate.co.uk/bp-plc--bp--/rns/2q14---part-1-...

including;

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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 11:10

BP. 2nd Quarter Results

· BP's second-quarter replacement cost (RC) profit was $3,182 million, compared with $2,400 million a year ago. After adjusting for a net charge for non-operating items of $481 million and net favourable fair value accounting effects of $28 [more]

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IDPickering posted to the National Grid plc board. 07:21

IMS

Highlghts

• Continued solid operational and financial performance during the period

• UK: Further progress in delivering operational efficiencies and investment programme

• US: Good operational performance complemented
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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 07:16

National Grid (NG.) IMS

HIGHLIGHTS



• Continued solid operational and financial performance during the period

• UK: Further progress in delivering operational efficiencies and investment programme

• US: Good operational
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IDPickering posted to the Reckitt Benckiser plc board. 07:12

Half Yearly Results

Highlights: Half Year (HY) unless otherwise stated

LFL net revenue growth +3% (+4% ex RBP) driven by excellent consumer health performance.

· Q2 LFL net revenue growth +3% (+4% ex RBP).

· Gross margin
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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 07:09

Reckitt Benckiser (RB.) Half Yearly

Not one that I'd but currently, as it's a lot of buck for your 'cillit bang', but I do hold, and I suspect others here might too.

Highlights: Half Year (HY) unless otherwise stated

· LFL net revenue growth +3% (+4% ex RBP)
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Sat Jul 26

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 19:13

Re: Interesting Times

Yet everybody who builds an HYP, Gains.

It's all about the income, not 'gains'. :-)

Fri Jul 25

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IDPickering replied to the GlaxoSmithKline plc board. 15:54

Re: GSK share price

Hello apprenticeDRL,

Nice one. I think you've done a good thing, and it's something I'm certainly considering over the coming months. They're the top-dog in the sector, with a cracking yield, and are cheap right now. What's not to like? [more]

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 15:43

Re: BBY / CLLN merger speculation

DiamondEcho,

Fair enough, up to you. I've just banked about £10k profit in one day.
Wasn't planning to.
And both sides of a take over don't rally 10% on day#1 and tend to stick there.
Now, to find somewhere boring to put
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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 12:32

Re: BBY / CLLN merger speculation

Both are up 10%+ at the time of writing.

Am I going to do anything? No.

Woof! As I believe they say.

Yawn, as we HYPers day. :-)

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IDPickering posted to the Sainsbury (J) plc board. 07:22

Qataris could make renewed bid ...

...for Sainsbury's

Sainsbury's is expected to soon be approached with a bid from Qatari investors as the UK's biggest supermarket comes under pressure from rivals, market sources told Sharecast/Digital Look on Thursday.

An
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IDPickering posted to the Pearson plc board. 07:18

IMS

FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS

· Sales up 2% at CER to £2.0bn reflecting good growth in digital, services and emerging markets, offset as expected, by the impact of school curriculum change in the US and the UK; also, this year, seasonal [more]

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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 07:17

PSON IMS

PEARSON 2014 INTERIM RESULTS (UNAUDITED)

FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS

· Sales up 2% at CER to £2.0bn reflecting good growth in digital, services and emerging markets, offset as expected, by the impact of school curriculum [more]

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IDPickering posted to the United Utilities plc board. 07:12

Interim Management Statement and AGM

Trading update

Current trading is in line with the group's expectations. Revenue has
increased, reflecting the regulated price rise for 2014/15, partly offset by
the previously announced special customer discount of c£20
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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 07:10

UU. IMS

Trading update

Current trading is in line with the group's expectations. Revenue has
increased, reflecting the regulated price rise for 2014/15, partly offset by
the previously announced special customer discount of c£20
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