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Why Treatt shares are a beautiful thing

Why Treatt shares are a beautiful thing

There are a lot of moving parts, but analyst Richard Beddard thinks the HR policy at this £200 million business is a good sign. He's also optimistic about future profitability.

Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Victrex PLC

Numis today downgrades its investment rating on Victrex PLC (LON:VCT) to hold (from add) and raised its price target to 2550p (from 2300p).

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One 7% and one 5% yield I would buy today

The fear contagion currently washing across global share markets may have spread to the FTSE 250 in Friday business. But a solid set of trading numbers has enabled Victrex (LSE:VCT) to defy the gloom, and it was last dealing 1% higher on the day.

The polymer manufacturer declared that it has "made a strong start to its 2018 financial year," adding that it has enjoyed "continuing positive performance in the Industrial business, offset by a slightly weaker performance in Medical."

Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Victrex PLC

Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Victrex PLC (LON:VCT) and raised its price target to 2825p (from 2770p).

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Victrex 1Q revenue up 45%, sees possible upside to expectations

Plastics provider Victrex said revenue in the first quarter was up 41% on-year, as a strong performance in its industrial business offset a slightly weaker performance in its medical business.

Revenue grew to £78.7m, compared to a weaker comparative quarter the year before.

Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Victrex PLC

Peel Hunt today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Victrex PLC (LON:VCT) and raised its price target to 2400p (from 2300p).

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Victrex: One to own through thick and thin

Victrex: One to own through thick and thin

These shares are not obviously cheap, but companies analyst Richard Beddard thinks they're a good one to hold for the long term.

2 hot growth stocks you may regret not buying

While many companies enjoyed stellar share price rises over 2017, separating those that will continue to climb in the next year from those that may retrace is no easy task for investors. But here are two companies that I think have a better chance than most of falling into the former category.

Rising revenues

Today's Q1 trading update from £1.3bn cap specialised technical products and services supplier Diploma (LSE:DPLM) gives some indication as to why the company became rather popular with investors over the second half of last year.

13 shares for the future

13 shares for the future

There are plenty of shares screaming 'buy', according to companies analyst Richard Beddard, and one that looks "very, very cheap".

Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Victrex PLC

JP Morgan Cazenove today reaffirms its neutral investment rating on Victrex PLC (LON:VCT) and raised its price target to 2580p (from 2250p).