David Burrows

For more than 25-years, Dave has written for a wide range of newspapers and broadcasters including The Times, The Financial Times, The Independent, The Wall Street Journal, Reuters and Sky News. Previously nominated as National Financial Media Journalist of the Year, Dave specialises in investment features and business profiles

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Expansion plan proves just the ticket for Cineworld

Cineworld, the global cinema chain, has benefitted from improved admission numbers in UK, Ireland and the Rest of the World compared to the same period (January to November) in the previous year.

David Burrows09:13, 23 November 2017
Severn Trent benefits from greater operational efficiency

Severn Trent results for the half year show group turnover up 3.7% to £850.4m, (up £30.4m) and group underlying profit before interest and tax (PBIT) up 4.4% at £287.8m. However, group reported PBIT was marginally down (0.2%) at £296.1m.

David Burrows08:23, 23 November 2017
Majestic Wine
Improved numbers from Majestic as Naked Wines shows a profit

Majestic Wine, the UK national wine merchant, reports that its half-year adjusted pre-tax profit rose to £6.8m.

David Burrows07:57, 23 November 2017
Car plant
UK car output up due to strong overseas demand

UK car production rose by an annual 3.5% in October as an increase in overseas demand outweighed a decline from domestic buyers, the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show.

David Burrows07:08, 23 November 2017
UK building site
Housebuilder shares slide as Hammond announces land bank probe

The Budget was not overly kind to the UK’s biggest housebuilders as the Chancellor made clear he would look to reduce their level of influence.

David Burrows15:28, 22 November 2017
Rising costs and weaker order book sends Melrose shares down

Melrose Industries’ half-year trading statement reiterates the tough climate the company is currently operating in.

David Burrows10:01, 21 November 2017
Oil rig
Serica to acquire stakes in BP North Sea fields

Serica Energy is to acquire BP's interests in the Bruce, Keith and Rhum (BKR) fields in the North Sea and associated infrastructure.

David Burrows09:02, 21 November 2017
FRC launches investigation into Mitie accounts

Britain’s accounting watchdog has launched a fresh investigation into Mitie’s financial statements for 2016.

David Burrows10:53, 20 November 2017
William Hill logo
‘William Hill a higher risk stock but still a buy’

It has been a mixed response from the City to William Hill latest trading update. The bookmaker reassured investors it was on track to deliver full year expectations as revenues were boosted by online and US businesses.

David Burrows10:20, 20 November 2017
Xaar revises down revenue forecast for second half

Xaar, the industrial inkjet technology specialist, has revised its revenue growth forecasts for the second half.

David Burrows09:49, 20 November 2017
Mitie claims it is back on track after stronger half year

Mitie claims it is back on track after revealing improved numbers for the half year to end of September 2017.

David Burrows09:15, 20 November 2017
Ofgem to investigate SSE over ‘cheapest tariff’ messaging

Ofgem has launched an investigation into SSE’s ‘cheapest tariff’ messaging in annual statements sent to its prepayment customers.

David Burrows07:41, 20 November 2017
QinetiQ share price slides despite improved numbers

QinetiQ Group, has raised its interim dividend while maintaining its full year outlook after what it termed a "solid" half year performance saw profit and revenue rise.

David Burrows10:45, 16 November 2017
Dart shares fly higher as further growth plans revealed

Dart Group reports a strong summer season in terms of passenger volume growth for both Jet2holidays the package holidays operator and Jet2.com the leisure airline

David Burrows10:15, 16 November 2017
Virgin Money
Virgin Money to offer banking to small business

Challenger bank Virgin Money has announced a move into the small business banking market, as it looks to step up competition with the UK’s biggest lenders.

David Burrows09:52, 16 November 2017

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