Posts in LSE:JHD

Here’s how this stock turned £1,000 into £19,000

Judges Scientific (LSE:JDG) is the sort of success story investors dream about. The share price is up 1,900% in the last 10 years and in my opinion, it's all down to the wonderful strategy executed by CEO David Cicurel and Chairman Alex Hambro. Note that I've not included dividends in that return figure, of which there have been plenty.

2 ‘under the radar’ stocks I’d consider in October

James Halstead (LSE:JHD), the commercial flooring manufacturer and distributor, today reported another year of record profits, despite the shadow of uncertainty cast by last year's Brexit vote and tougher than normal trading conditions.

James Halstead divi up after record year

James Halstead has declared a record dividend following record turnover and profits for the year to the end of June.

Revenue rose to £240.8m - up 6.5% and pre-tax profits increased by 2.5% to £46.6m.

Earnings per ordinary share rose by 3.5% to 17.6p and the board has proposed a final dividend of 9.25p - up 8.8%.

Chief executive Mark Halstead said: 'Despite the shadow of uncertainty that "Brexit" has cast and in a year of clearly tougher than normal trading conditions it's satisfying to report another year of record profits.'

Chairman Geoffrey Halstead said: 'There was clear

10 of AIM's best income plays

10 of AIM's best income plays

Don't overlook AIM in your hunt for yield, argues Stockopedia's Ben Hobson. Here, he reveals some of the most generous well-covered dividends on the junior market.

Why AIM could miss out on the next ASOS

Why AIM could miss out on the next ASOS

AIM is there to provide opportunities, but former AIM writer of the year Andrew Hore argues that a new idea currently being touted could make the junior market a poorer place.

Top ranked shares for the future

Top ranked shares for the future

After upgrading his decision engine, companies analyst Richard Beddard thinks he's got to the heart of investing and the reasons we so often make mistakes.

How to spot a future 10-bagger share

How to spot a future 10-bagger share

After years spent analysing the junior market, former AIM writer of the year Andrew Hore tells those after the next 10-bagger what to look for.

Why this serious investor is seduced by Churchill China

Why this serious investor is seduced by Churchill China

A visit to Churchill China's Stoke-on-Trent HQ impressed companies analyst Richard Beddard. But is he minded to buy the shares.

Director Deals - James Halstead PLC (JHD)

Geoffrey Halstead, Chairman, exercised 10,000 shares in the company on the 12th May 2017 at a price of 144.71p. The Director now holds 6,356,680 shares.

Director deals data provided by www.directorsholdings.com

Director Deals - James Halstead PLC (JHD)

Geoffrey Halstead, Chairman, exercised 160,000 shares in the company on the 5th April 2017 at a price of 144.71p. The Director now holds 6,346,680 shares.

Director deals data provided by www.directorsholdings.com