Kingspan Group PLC

Kingspan is a holding company, engaged in the provision of low energy building solutions. Co.'s operating segments include: Insulated Panels, which is engaged in the manufacture of insulated panels, structural framing and metal facades; Insulation Boards, which is engaged in the manufacture of rigid insulation boards, building services insulation and engineered timber systems; Environmental, which is engaged in the manufacture of environmental, pollution control and renewable energy solutions; and Access Floors, which is engaged in the manufacture of raised access floors.
  • TickerKRX
  • ISINIE0004927939
  • ExchangeIrish Stock Exchange
  • SectorConstruction & Materials
  • CountryIreland

KINGSPAN GROUP PLC. reduced its risk exposure resulting in an upgrade to Slightly Positive

KINGSPAN GROUP PLC. (IE), a company active in the Building Materials & Fixtures industry, reduced its market risk and raised its general evaluation. The independent financial analyst theScreener awarded an improved star rating to the company, which now shows 4 out of 4 possible stars; its market behaviour has improved and can be considered as defensive. theScreener believes that this new assessment merits an overall rating upgrade to Slightly Positive. As of the analysis date July 7, 2020, the closing price was EUR 62.40 and its potential was estimated at EUR 65.52.

Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS)

Kingspan Group – AGM 1st May 2020

Items 2 and 9: Dividends and share buybacks   Kingspan Group withdrew the final dividend proposal due to the COVID-19 uncertainty. In such cases, ECGS will also oppose any share buybacks.   According to The Irish Times, Gene Murtagh sent a letter to staff, saying that from 1 st April 2020, executives would take a 50% pay cut while all other staff must take a 40% reduction ofor the two full months of April and MaypThis 50% cut is thought to apply to the groupns top 10 managers. Mr Murtaghns letter acknowledged that this was an extreme measure but was critical to protecting as many jobs as...

Kingspan Group: 2 directors sold after exercising options/sold

Two Directors at Kingspan Group sold after exercising options/sold 133,251 shares at between 64.074EUR and 64.550EUR. The significance rating of the trade was 74/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is...

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Saint-Gobain Weber GmbH - Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report

Summary Saint-Gobain Weber GmbH - Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company's structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offerings and corporate actions, providing a 360˚ view of the company. Key Highlights Saint-Gobain Weber GmbH (SGW), a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain Weber, is a manufacturer of building materials. Its portfolio includes products and systems for facade and wall insulation, floor laying, building and tiling applications. Its portfolio includes wide range of products such a...

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Vermilion Int'l Compass: Global Equity Strategy

Breakout probability on the rise The probability for a breakout for global equities (MSCI ACWI) has increased in the past week based on several positive technical developments which we highlight below. Still, there are several indicators that continue to tell us we are not yet out of the woods. • Emerging Markets. The MSCI EM index exhibits bullish price and RS reversals -- add exposure/market weight. This is a major positive for both EM and global equities as it is a characteristic consistent with global bull markets and signals a significant improvement in investors' risk appetites... see...

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Vermilion Int'l Compass: Global Equity Strategy

After failing to break above resistance, global equities (MSCI ACWI) have had a rough start to the third quarter. Tuesday's 10-year low reading for September's US ISM manufacturing index further spooked investors and reignited global growth concerns. Continued weakness in global manufacturing and the US-EU tariff escalation raises the potential for a breakdown in global equities, however our outlook remains neutral as long as the MSCI ACWI remains confined to its horizontal range. • Prevailing trends continue for major indexes. Trends that began in March/April remain intact. That is, the MSCI...