IDPickering’s Activity

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 17:03

Re: Marks and spencer

Happy 17th Fool birthday Terry (TJH)!!

You are a real Fool trooper sir. May I be the first to thank you for your wisdom, and kindness, offered to the boards over those years.

Outstanding.

Respectfully,

Ian.

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 16:24

Re: Interserve (IRV) down 10% in a day

Even the TMF writer got this one wrong;

In my view, the firm’s shares are a buy.

[more]

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 08:27

Re: Today's Results/Announcements

Thanks to IDP we have the mixed bag of results for today

You're welcome Dod.

As for Sainsbury? I no longer hold and I think the supermarkets will struggle for a while yet.

Sainsbury's CFO John Rogers spoke [more]

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IDPickering posted to the Sainsbury (J) plc board. 07:19

Prelims

Significant progress made delivering our strategy in a competitive market



· Volume and transaction growth driven by: product quality improvements, our simpler pricing strategy to focus on lower regular prices and [more]

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

Sainsbury Prelims

Significant progress made delivering our strategy in a competitive market



· Volume and transaction growth driven by: product quality improvements, our simpler pricing strategy to focus on lower regular prices and
[more]

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IDPickering posted to the Royal Dutch Shell plc board. 07:11

Results and dividend annoucements

1ST QUARTER 2016 UNAUDITED RESULTS

•Following completion of the acquisition on February 15, 2016, BG Group plc (“BG”) has been consolidated within Royal Dutch Shell’s results. For practical purposes, this includes February and March 2016, [more]

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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 07:08

Shell Results

QUARTER 2016 UNAUDITED RESULTS

•Following completion of the acquisition on February 15, 2016, BG Group plc (“BG”) has been consolidated within Royal Dutch Shell’s results. For practical purposes, this includes February and March 2016, as [more]

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IDPickering posted to the Imperial Brands plc board. 07:04

Half Yearly Report

Delivering against strategy; including strong US contribution

• Tobacco net revenue up 16.8%

• Total adjusted operating profit up 19.5%

• Adjusted EPS up 20.4%

• Cash conversion 105%

• Interim dividend
[more]

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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 07:02

Imperial Brands Half Yearly Report

Performance Highlights

Delivering against strategy; including strong US contribution

• Tobacco net revenue up 16.8%

• Total adjusted operating profit up 19.5%

• Adjusted EPS up 20.4%

• Cash conversion
[more]

Yesterday

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IDPickering posted to the Vodafone Group plc board. 08:50

Launch of 'Instant Schools for Africa'

Vodafone Foundation launches 'Instant Schools For Africa' to bring advanced

educational resources to millions of young Africans



The Vodafone Foundation and Vodafone today announced the launch of one of the largest [more]

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IDPickering posted to the AstraZeneca plc board. 07:12

AZ COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF TAKEDA RESPIRATORY

ASTRAZENECA COMPLETES ACQUISITIONOF TAKEDA'S RESPIRATORY BUSINESS


AstraZeneca today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the core respiratory business of Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited ("Takeda"). The [more]

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IDPickering posted to the HSBC Holdings plc board. 07:08

1Q 2016 update

Key highlights

– Resilient performance despite challenging market conditions: adjusted profit before tax down 18%
– Costs broadly unchanged, reflecting tight cost control and continued impact of cost saving plans

Strong
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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 07:06

HSBC (HSBA) Quarterly report

Key highlights

– Resilient performance despite challenging market conditions: adjusted profit before tax down 18%
– Costs broadly unchanged, reflecting tight cost control and continued impact of cost saving plans

Strong
[more]

Sun Apr 24

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 14:37

Re: Sitting tight?

A share losing value slowly over a period of time is not usually a good sign and one which certainly merits a close look but I have taken the view with HSBC that they are more likely than not to at least maintain their dividend so I will keep and [more]

Sat Apr 23

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 18:44

Re: My HYP

I still hold a 30 share HYP

Excellent post Degsy, and duly rec'd. Would you care to list your holdings, and sector coverage?

Regards,

Ian.

Mon Apr 18

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 02:22

Re: My April 2016 HYP top up

Thanks for your replies guys. kempiejon, I had toyed with buying more Pearson, but something's holding me back. Maybe I should just go for it. I instinctively look to the higher yielding stocks available anyway, particularly if a company is on a [more]

Sun Apr 17

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IDPickering posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 18:06

My April 2016 HYP top up

Good evening,

In the ISA segment of my HYP, I'm topping up my Carillion (CLLN) holdings this week. That would make them 4.6% of that 21 share HYP. Overall though, HYP(SIPP) included, my exposure to Carillion is 3.5% of the combined 28 share [more]

Fri Apr 15

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IDPickering replied to the Taylor Wimpey plc board. 21:43

Re: tw

Are the shares worth holding onto, or better to sell and invest in other stocks.

To sell any holding just because it's SP is down is not the best idea at all. All you're doing is making any 'paper' loss into a real one, and paying a [more]

Sun Apr 10

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 16:12

Re: Purchase thoughts

Hello Spiderbill,

You seem to be plenty diversified, so sticking with what you've got might be a better option before diworseification sets in. Each to their own of course. If you do decide to bring in new holdings, then I'd favour Royal [more]

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IDPickering replied to the High Yield - Share Strategies board. 12:53

Re: Poll: EU referendum

Further to my last, welcome to the boards Khatri!!

Regards,

Ian

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