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breelander replied to the Lloyds Banking Group plc board. 20:29

Re: Lloyds Group Action

Can you also join if you originally held HBOS shares, that eventually became LLOY shares?

No. The action alleges that Lloyds shareholders were misled in the period leading up to the purchase of HBoS.

If you were a Lloyds [more]

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 15:02

Re: Jeremy Kyle

I had this on with subtitles and most sentences had the word (DIPS) included.

Just watched a bit of Jeremy Kyle (not something I usually do :o) and it becomes obvious if you have both sound and subtitles on - it's where the sound is [more]

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breelander replied to the Help with this Blasted Computer! board. 13:53

Re: Waterfox

Just came across this today - it is a 64 bit version of Firefox.

One of a number of forks from Firefox, either to add new features (Pale Moon provides both 64 & 32-bit versions) or to make it fully Open Source (such as Iceweasle [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 13:17

Re: GlaxoSmithkline (GSK) Q3 Results

Happy 'loon day mmepani!

why they have released the results intra-day thought that was not allowed?

London Stock Exchange rules only require results to be 'released on a timely basis'.

Once your company is admitted, [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 12:42

Re: Are divs slowing down?

ULVR and TSCO report tomorrow, BP. and RDSB next week. We already know that TSCO plan to reduce their interim, of course.

And it's highly unlikely that RDSB will break their habit of declaring the same dividend in all four quarters, [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 12:27

Re: GlaxoSmithkline (GSK) Q3 Results

Ian, you left out a bit that jumped out at me - firm guidance for 2014's full year results and for the following year...

FY14 dividend expected to be 80p +3%. 2015 dividend expected to be maintained at same level as 2014 with
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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 15:25

Re: Non-resident returning to UK - car hire

Without a current photocard you do not have a valid license.

A common misconception, apparently. An expired photo does not invalidate your licence...

The actual offence committed is failing to notify DVLA of up-to-date [more]

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

Re: Are divs slowing down?

This does not accord with my unweighted average data for companies in the Week Ahead database.
So far in 2014 declarations (excluding specials) have been more than 5% above the comparables for '13


Capita apparently agree with you, [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 12:46

Re: Are divs slowing down?

Can't find the actual report (Issue 21, Q4-2014, on line yet.

Found it for you...
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breelander posted to the BAE SYSTEMS plc board. 11:49

SilverSky aquisition

BAE Systems announces it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Perimeter Internetworking Corp., which trades as SilverSky, a commercial cyber service provider, for $232.5 million (approximately £144.4 million) on a cash free and [more]

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breelander replied to the Banking Sector board. 11:00

Re: RBS Progress

James Leigh-Pemberton, chairman of UK Financial Investments (UKFI) said ...

As reported by Reuters here...
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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 10:54

Re: Reckitt Benckiser IMS

The demerger seems designed to allow Doris to sleep through it all...

On 25 July 2014 the Board concluded that a demerger of the RBP business, with its shares being separately traded on the London Stock Exchange, is the preferred option [more]

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breelander replied to the Lloyds Banking Group plc board. 10:41

Re: Q3 statement

...astonished beyond belief if there is an interim dividend... At most, absolute most, I'd expect that they'd have approval to resume dividends 'when the situation permits' ...

Agreed, an interim dividend is highly improbable. [more]

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breelander posted to the Paulypilot's Pub - Share Ideas board. 10:17

Quindell wins 5-year contract

Just for a change, some apparently good and solid news from QPP...

The Board of Quindell Plc (AIM: QPP.L), a market leading global provider of professional services and digital solutions, is pleased to announce that a Major Insurer, top [more]

Mon Oct 20

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breelander replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 00:54

Re: Balfour Beatty – Critical Condition Zo

...In fact, its simply going to be a share buy back (followed by a dividend cut)
The Circular to Shareholders for the sale of Parsons Brinckerhoff is expected to be issued in October...
Correct. Oddsoxer's supporting [more]

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breelander replied to the Brokers and Share Dealing board. 00:07

Re: iDealing.com - Divi pinchers!

“We take the total amount of payment received by iDealing, divide by number of shares entitled to that dividend, and multiply by number of shares owned by the beneficial owner and round it DOWN to the nearest penny” ... Rounding is always in [more]

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breelander replied to the Investment Strategies board. 23:12

Re: ten years

Hi Colin,

I'm confused! This post appears to come from the middle of some conversation, but it's not part of any thread I can find on this board.

I can only assume you posted here in error, and that you meant to post this on either [more]

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breelander posted to the GKN plc board. 17:13

Spirit Pub takeover

The proposed takeover of Spirit Pub Company plc (SPRT) moved one step closer to completion today..

The Board of Spirit has indicated to Greene King that it would be willing to recommend an offer at the level of the Revised Proposal to [more]

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breelander posted to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 17:03

Greene King news

Some here hold Greene King (GKN) in their HYPs. Their proposed takeover of Spirit Pub Company plc (SPRT) moved one step closer to completion today..

The Board of Spirit has indicated to Greene King that it would be willing to recommend an [more]

Sun Oct 19

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breelander replied to the Investment Strategies board. 15:10

Re: Cold Steel

I believe he made a big fuss about his investment in ConocoPhillips a few years back.

Warren Buffett has always been refreshingly open about his mistakes...

I made a major mistake of commission (and maybe more; this one [more]

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