Carclo Share Price Plunges After ‘Significant’ Profit Downgrade

By | 11th January 2019

Plastic components manufacturer Carclo (LON:CAR) today suffered a share price fall of over 30% as it released a trading update warning that full year results would be significantly be below expectations. As in common with many small-caps issuing profit warnings, longer term investors are likely to be heavily disappointed. Some five years ago at its… Read More »

Footasylum Re-Iterates Profit Warning as Margins Reduced – Share Price Falls 20%

By | 8th January 2019

Beleaguered footwear specialist Footasylum (LON:FOOT) today re-iterated the profit warning it gave way back in September. We wrote about the profit warning back then, when it took off 50% the share price. Today’s fresh warning had a more muted effect: in initial trading down 25%, but the share price has recovered somewhat since then: One… Read More »

Plant Health Care to Issue New Equity on Fresh Profit Warning?

By | 21st December 2018

Agriculture specialist Plant Health Care (LON:PHC) today issued a new profit warning guiding profits materially below expectations despite bullish sounds over the past quarter regarding the development of its new patented-protected technology. Share prices reacted as expected, lopping off 30% the value of the company: This doesn’t reveal the full story. PHC has been a… Read More »

ASOS (LON:ASC) Share Price Crashes as Growth Falters: The Start of the Decline?

By | 17th December 2018

Major, and rather unwelcome news hitting the airwaves today is that online fashion retailer ASOS has cautioned on growth and guided profits lower for FY19. The fact that fashion is struggling is no surprise: in recent times Bonmarche, Superdry, and Quiz have cited difficult trading conditions. However, ASOS operates a largely different business model to… Read More »