Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom Balfour Beatty plc https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom Balfour Beatty plc RSS feed en Mon, 21 Oct 2019 09:08:25 +0100 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Genera CMS action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) Balfour Beatty bounces back with 31% dividend hike https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900729/balfour-beatty-bounces-back-with-31-dividend-hike-900729.html Wed, 14 Aug 2019 09:52:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900729/balfour-beatty-bounces-back-with-31-dividend-hike-900729.html Balfour Beatty appoints lawyers to investigate allegations about US air base https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223902/balfour-beatty-appoints-lawyers-to-investigate-allegations-about-us-air-base-223902.html Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:22:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223902/balfour-beatty-appoints-lawyers-to-investigate-allegations-about-us-air-base-223902.html Balfour Beatty joint venture conditionally selected to deliver $1.7bn Interstate 635 LBJ East project in Texas https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221300/balfour-beatty-joint-venture-conditionally-selected-to-deliver-17bn-interstate-635-lbj-east-project-in-texas-221300.html Fri, 31 May 2019 09:29:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221300/balfour-beatty-joint-venture-conditionally-selected-to-deliver-17bn-interstate-635-lbj-east-project-in-texas-221300.html Balfour Beatty selected as preferred bidder for £1.5bn Network Rail contract https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/216453/balfour-beatty-selected-as-preferred-bidder-for-15bn-network-rail-contract-216453.html Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:22:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/216453/balfour-beatty-selected-as-preferred-bidder-for-15bn-network-rail-contract-216453.html Balfour Beatty jumps as transformation plan helps lift profits in 2018 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/216370/balfour-beatty-jumps-as-transformation-plan-helps-lift-profits-in-2018-216370.html Wed, 13 Mar 2019 09:44:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/216370/balfour-beatty-jumps-as-transformation-plan-helps-lift-profits-in-2018-216370.html Balfour Beatty raises full year guidance as it pockets gains from disposals https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211209/balfour-beatty-raises-full-year-guidance-as-it-pockets-gains-from-disposals-211209.html Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:43:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211209/balfour-beatty-raises-full-year-guidance-as-it-pockets-gains-from-disposals-211209.html Balfour Beatty aims to reassure on debt situation, says completed repayment of £252.7mln convertible bond https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210479/balfour-beatty-aims-to-reassure-on-debt-situation-says-completed-repayment-of-2527mln-convertible-bond-210479.html Tue, 04 Dec 2018 11:50:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210479/balfour-beatty-aims-to-reassure-on-debt-situation-says-completed-repayment-of-2527mln-convertible-bond-210479.html Balfour Beatty wins £425mln of motorway build work https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208706/balfour-beatty-wins-425mln-of-motorway-build-work-208706.html Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:16:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208706/balfour-beatty-wins-425mln-of-motorway-build-work-208706.html Balfour Beatty appointed to two new civil engineering frameworks with combined total revenue value of up to £2.1bn https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/207268/balfour-beatty-appointed-to-two-new-civil-engineering-frameworks-with-combined-total-revenue-value-of-up-to-21bn-207268.html Wed, 17 Oct 2018 08:11:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/207268/balfour-beatty-appointed-to-two-new-civil-engineering-frameworks-with-combined-total-revenue-value-of-up-to-21bn-207268.html Balfour Beatty bouncing back but under pressure to grow margins further https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/202954/balfour-beatty-bouncing-back-but-under-pressure-to-grow-margins-further-202954.html Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:03:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/202954/balfour-beatty-bouncing-back-but-under-pressure-to-grow-margins-further-202954.html Balfour Beatty hikes interim dividend 33% as it sounds confident note on outlook https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/202929/balfour-beatty-hikes-interim-dividend-33-as-it-sounds-confident-note-on-outlook-202929.html Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:47:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/202929/balfour-beatty-hikes-interim-dividend-33-as-it-sounds-confident-note-on-outlook-202929.html Balfour Beatty trading in line with expectations as restructuring makes progress https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/197435/balfour-beatty-trading-in-line-with-expectations-as-restructuring-makes-progress-197435.html Tue, 22 May 2018 07:18:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/197435/balfour-beatty-trading-in-line-with-expectations-as-restructuring-makes-progress-197435.html Balfour Beatty's 2017 profits jump on US tax cuts and sale of stake in M25 operator https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/193142/balfour-beatty-s-2017-profits-jump-on-us-tax-cuts-and-sale-of-stake-in-m25-operator-193142.html Wed, 14 Mar 2018 09:37:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/193142/balfour-beatty-s-2017-profits-jump-on-us-tax-cuts-and-sale-of-stake-in-m25-operator-193142.html Balfour Beatty sells further stake in motorway operator Connect Plus to private equity https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/191850/balfour-beatty-sells-further-stake-in-motorway-operator-connect-plus-to-private-equity-191850.html Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:30:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/191850/balfour-beatty-sells-further-stake-in-motorway-operator-connect-plus-to-private-equity-191850.html Balfour Beatty joint venture secures US$1.95bln Los Angeles International Airport contract https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/191756/balfour-beatty-joint-venture-secures-us195bln-los-angeles-international-airport-contract-191756.html Fri, 16 Feb 2018 16:05:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/191756/balfour-beatty-joint-venture-secures-us195bln-los-angeles-international-airport-contract-191756.html Balfour Beatty to get double-digit boost from US tax changes https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/190217/balfour-beatty-to-get-double-digit-boost-from-us-tax-changes-190217.html Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:05:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/190217/balfour-beatty-to-get-double-digit-boost-from-us-tax-changes-190217.html Balfour Beatty sells additional stake in Connect Plus https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/189335/balfour-beatty-sells-additional-stake-in-connect-plus-189335.html Fri, 29 Dec 2017 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/189335/balfour-beatty-sells-additional-stake-in-connect-plus-189335.html Balfour Beatty shares move higher as it sells stake in M25 operator https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/189170/balfour-beatty-shares-move-higher-as-it-sells-stake-in-m25-operator-189170.html Thu, 21 Dec 2017 12:48:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/189170/balfour-beatty-shares-move-higher-as-it-sells-stake-in-m25-operator-189170.html Balfour Beatty sells Blackpool Airport to Blackpool Council for £4.25mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/183901/balfour-beatty-sells-blackpool-airport-to-blackpool-council-for-425mln-183901.html Wed, 13 Sep 2017 08:02:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/183901/balfour-beatty-sells-blackpool-airport-to-blackpool-council-for-425mln-183901.html Stronger bidding discipline helped contractor Balfour Beatty return to profit in the first half https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/182532/stronger-bidding-discipline-helped-contractor-balfour-beatty-return-to-profit-in-the-first-half-182532.html Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:07:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/182532/stronger-bidding-discipline-helped-contractor-balfour-beatty-return-to-profit-in-the-first-half-182532.html Balfour Beatty shares up as it posts return to first half profit led by recovery in UK construction business https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/182511/balfour-beatty-shares-up-as-it-posts-return-to-first-half-profit-led-by-recovery-in-uk-construction-business-182511.html Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:50:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/182511/balfour-beatty-shares-up-as-it-posts-return-to-first-half-profit-led-by-recovery-in-uk-construction-business-182511.html Balfour Beatty and Carillion both get multi-billion pound HS2 rail contracts boost https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/180970/ Mon, 17 Jul 2017 07:44:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/180970/ Contractor Balfour Beatty constructs a return to annual profit in 2016, says transformation "well underway" https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/174900/contractor-balfour-beatty-constructs-a-return-to-annual-profit-in-2016-says-transformation-well-underway--174900.html Thu, 16 Mar 2017 08:55:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/174900/contractor-balfour-beatty-constructs-a-return-to-annual-profit-in-2016-says-transformation-well-underway--174900.html Balfour Beatty seeing little effect from Brexit so far https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129401/balfour-beatty-seeing-little-effect-from-brexit-so-far-129401.html Wed, 17 Aug 2016 06:59:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129401/balfour-beatty-seeing-little-effect-from-brexit-so-far-129401.html Balfour Beatty Infrastructure Partners buys Alkane Energy for £61.4mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/110831/balfour-beatty-infrastructure-partners-buys-alkane-energy-for-614mln-110831.html Wed, 16 Sep 2015 07:40:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/110831/balfour-beatty-infrastructure-partners-buys-alkane-energy-for-614mln-110831.html Balfour Beatty hails recovery drive despite losses https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/109900/balfour-beatty-hails-recovery-drive-despite-losses-109900.html Wed, 12 Aug 2015 10:15:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/109900/balfour-beatty-hails-recovery-drive-despite-losses-109900.html Balfour Beatty's legacy issues continue to weigh https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/108833/balfour-beatty-s-legacy-issues-continue-to-weigh-108833.html Thu, 09 Jul 2015 08:43:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/108833/balfour-beatty-s-legacy-issues-continue-to-weigh-108833.html UPDATE - Balfour Beatty surges as transformation programme is "gaining rapid traction" https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67448/update-balfour-beatty-surges-as-transformation-programme-is-gaining-rapid-traction-78648.html Wed, 25 Mar 2015 15:28:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67448/update-balfour-beatty-surges-as-transformation-programme-is-gaining-rapid-traction-78648.html Balfour Beatty shares nudge higher as it sells wind farm stake https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/66232/balfour-beatty-shares-nudge-higher-as-it-sells-wind-farm-stake-77310.html Mon, 16 Feb 2015 07:13:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/66232/balfour-beatty-shares-nudge-higher-as-it-sells-wind-farm-stake-77310.html Balfour Beatty goes back to college with £120mln university scheme https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/65599/balfour-beatty-goes-back-to-college-with-120mln-university-scheme-76594.html Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:56:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/65599/balfour-beatty-goes-back-to-college-with-120mln-university-scheme-76594.html Balfour Beatty axes buyback after £70mln accounts hole uncovered https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/65516/balfour-beatty-axes-buyback-after-70mln-accounts-hole-uncovered-76495.html Thu, 22 Jan 2015 07:48:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/65516/balfour-beatty-axes-buyback-after-70mln-accounts-hole-uncovered-76495.html John Laing poised for largest float of 2015 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/65389/john-laing-poised-for-largest-float-of-2015-76355.html Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:01:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/65389/john-laing-poised-for-largest-float-of-2015-76355.html Balfour Beatty snubs £1bn John Laing bid for infrastructure portfolio https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/64271/balfour-beatty-snubs-1bn-john-laing-bid-for-infrastructure-portfolio--75098.html Fri, 05 Dec 2014 08:19:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/64271/balfour-beatty-snubs-1bn-john-laing-bid-for-infrastructure-portfolio--75098.html Balfour Beatty receives £1bn offer for public partnerships portfolio https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/64091/balfour-beatty-receives-1bn-offer-for-public-partnerships-portfolio-74885.html Mon, 01 Dec 2014 08:20:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/64091/balfour-beatty-receives-1bn-offer-for-public-partnerships-portfolio-74885.html Balfour Beatty takes £25mln hit on German rail disposal https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/63632/balfour-beatty-takes-25mln-hit-on-german-rail-disposal-74359.html Fri, 14 Nov 2014 09:58:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/63632/balfour-beatty-takes-25mln-hit-on-german-rail-disposal-74359.html QinetiQ boss jumps ship to Balfour Beatty https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/62721/qinetiq-boss-jumps-ship-to-balfour-beatty-73276.html Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:56:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/62721/qinetiq-boss-jumps-ship-to-balfour-beatty-73276.html Balfour Beatty shares plummet as sounds earnings alarm for fifth time https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/62181/balfour-beatty-shares-plummet-as-sounds-earnings-alarm-for-fifth-time-72695.html Almost £400mln was wiped from the value of Balfour Beatty after it sounded the earnings alarm for the fifth time in just two years and said executive chairman Steve Marshall is falling on his sword.

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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:58:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/62181/balfour-beatty-shares-plummet-as-sounds-earnings-alarm-for-fifth-time-72695.html
Balfour Beatty hands shareholders £200mln windfall after Parsons sale https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/61420/balfour-beatty-hands-shareholders-200mln-windfall-after-parsons-sale-71886.html As well planning a shareholder return, the infrastructure group will use £85mln of the proceeds to reduce its pension deficit.

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Thu, 04 Sep 2014 07:51:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/61420/balfour-beatty-hands-shareholders-200mln-windfall-after-parsons-sale-71886.html
Balfour shoots down third sweetened Carillion proposal https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/61020/balfour-shoots-down-third-sweetened-carillion-proposal-71463.html Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:16:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/61020/balfour-shoots-down-third-sweetened-carillion-proposal-71463.html Balfour questions Carillion's ability to pull off merger as slaps down second proposal https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/60913/balfour-questions-carillions-ability-to-pull-off-merger-as-slaps-down-second-proposal-71350.html Shares in Balfour Beatty crept up a little, while construction rival Carillion went lower Friday - as what had been billed as a friendly merger between the two descended further into claim and counter- claim.

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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:20:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/60913/balfour-questions-carillions-ability-to-pull-off-merger-as-slaps-down-second-proposal-71350.html
Balfour Beatty slaps down second Carillion merger plan https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/60900/balfour-beatty-slaps-down-second-carillion-merger-plan-71334.html Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:52:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/60900/balfour-beatty-slaps-down-second-carillion-merger-plan-71334.html Balfour Beatty leaves door open as profits halve https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/60738/balfour-beatty-leaves-door-open-as-profits-halve-71165.html Mon, 11 Aug 2014 08:49:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/60738/balfour-beatty-leaves-door-open-as-profits-halve-71165.html Balfour Beatty slumps on further profit warning https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/59680/balfour-beatty-slumps-on-further-profit-warning-70052.html Thu, 03 Jul 2014 09:25:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/59680/balfour-beatty-slumps-on-further-profit-warning-70052.html Balfour Beatty CEO beats a retreat after profits warning https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/57979/balfour-beatty-ceo-beats-a-retreat-after-profits-warning-68242.html Tue, 06 May 2014 09:51:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/57979/balfour-beatty-ceo-beats-a-retreat-after-profits-warning-68242.html Balfour Beatty boosted as Liberum changes tack despite "awful" interims https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50496/balfour-beatty-boosted-as-liberum-changes-tack-despite-awful-interims-60102.html Fri, 16 Aug 2013 08:43:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50496/balfour-beatty-boosted-as-liberum-changes-tack-despite-awful-interims-60102.html Balfour Beatty collapses on profit warning https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/47233/balfour-beatty-collapses-on-profit-warning-56309.html Mon, 29 Apr 2013 08:11:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/47233/balfour-beatty-collapses-on-profit-warning-56309.html Balfour Beatty cash concerns overdone, says broker https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/46710/balfour-beatty-cash-concerns-overdone-says-broker-55716.html Thu, 11 Apr 2013 11:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/46710/balfour-beatty-cash-concerns-overdone-says-broker-55716.html Strong foundations at Balfour Beatty https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/261079/strong-foundations-at-balfour-beatty-12587.html The group is strong fundamentally, trading on a competitive 7.3x prospective earnings, while offering shareholders a well-covered dividend of 6.2%. 

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Sat, 06 Apr 2013 07:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/261079/strong-foundations-at-balfour-beatty-12587.html
Balfour Beatty feels the effects of construction slowdown https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/45683/balfour-beatty-feels-the-effects-of-construction-slowdown-54506.html Thu, 07 Mar 2013 08:07:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/45683/balfour-beatty-feels-the-effects-of-construction-slowdown-54506.html Balfour Beatty order momentum prompts broker upgrade https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/43719/balfour-beatty-order-momentum-prompts-broker-upgrade-52137.html Tue, 08 Jan 2013 08:52:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/43719/balfour-beatty-order-momentum-prompts-broker-upgrade-52137.html Balfour Beatty awarded £150mln roads contract https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/43623/balfour-beatty-awarded-150mln-roads-contract-52032.html Fri, 04 Jan 2013 06:55:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/43623/balfour-beatty-awarded-150mln-roads-contract-52032.html Balfour Beatty can rebuild over time, suggests Credit Suisse https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/42041/balfour-beatty-can-rebuild-over-time-suggests-credit-suisse-50138.html Fri, 09 Nov 2012 10:15:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/42041/balfour-beatty-can-rebuild-over-time-suggests-credit-suisse-50138.html Panmure Gordon upbeat on Balfour Beatty after H1 results https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39252/panmure-gordon-upbeat-on-balfour-beatty-after-h1-results-46882.html Wed, 15 Aug 2012 15:33:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39252/panmure-gordon-upbeat-on-balfour-beatty-after-h1-results-46882.html Balfour Beatty on track to hit full year targets after 'solid' first half https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39233/balfour-beatty-on-track-to-hit-full-year-targets-after-solid-first-half-46855.html Wed, 15 Aug 2012 08:48:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39233/balfour-beatty-on-track-to-hit-full-year-targets-after-solid-first-half-46855.html Balfour Beatty secures £230mln project with US Air Force; shares up https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/33583/balfour-beatty-secures-230mln-project-with-us-air-force-shares-up--40029.html Fri, 09 Mar 2012 08:20:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/33583/balfour-beatty-secures-230mln-project-with-us-air-force-shares-up--40029.html Balfour Beatty wins commercial property contracts worth £100 million https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31676/balfour-beatty-wins-commercial-property-contracts-worth-100-million-37817.html Mon, 16 Jan 2012 07:25:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31676/balfour-beatty-wins-commercial-property-contracts-worth-100-million-37817.html Balfour Beatty agrees £750 mln contract upgrade with National Grid https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31373/balfour-beatty-agrees-750-mln-contract-upgrade-with-national-grid--37498.html Thu, 05 Jan 2012 08:38:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31373/balfour-beatty-agrees-750-mln-contract-upgrade-with-national-grid--37498.html Balfour Beatty and partner win £535 mln Melbourne rail contract https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31106/balfour-beatty-and-partner-win-535-mln-melbourne-rail-contract-37189.html Wed, 21 Dec 2011 07:21:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31106/balfour-beatty-and-partner-win-535-mln-melbourne-rail-contract-37189.html Balfour Beatty’s shares improve after £110 million Crossrail contract win https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/30174/balfour-beattys-shares-improve-after-110-million-crossrail-contract-win-36071.html Thu, 24 Nov 2011 08:39:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/30174/balfour-beattys-shares-improve-after-110-million-crossrail-contract-win-36071.html Balfour Beatty buys UK office outfitter for £8 mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/26974/balfour-beatty-buys-uk-office-outfitter-for-8-mln-32197.html Mon, 22 Aug 2011 08:24:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/26974/balfour-beatty-buys-uk-office-outfitter-for-8-mln-32197.html Balfour Beatty sees tough times ahead after modest first half https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/26850/balfour-beatty-sees-tough-times-ahead-after-modest-first-half--32051.html Wed, 17 Aug 2011 07:57:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/26850/balfour-beatty-sees-tough-times-ahead-after-modest-first-half--32051.html International expansion boosts order book at Balfour Beatty https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/254567/international-expansion-boosts-order-book-at-balfour-beatty-5915.html The recent weakness in Balfour Beatty's share price has been based on fears of trading weakness, which now appears unfounded. International diversification will help reduce country specific risk and the strong balance sheet should enable the company to expand through selective acquisitions.

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Sat, 16 Jul 2011 10:15:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/254567/international-expansion-boosts-order-book-at-balfour-beatty-5915.html
Balfour Beatty wins £110m contract from London Underground https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/20002/balfour-beatty-wins-110m-contract-from-london-underground-23874.html Fri, 10 Dec 2010 07:05:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/20002/balfour-beatty-wins-110m-contract-from-london-underground-23874.html Balfour Beatty buys segments of ROK’s business for £7 mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/19414/balfour-beatty-buys-segments-of-roks-business-for-7-mln-23173.html Fri, 19 Nov 2010 07:53:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/19414/balfour-beatty-buys-segments-of-roks-business-for-7-mln-23173.html Balfour Beatty’s Gammon Construction wins part of £238 mln rail infrastructure deal in Hong Kong https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16811/balfour-beattys-gammon-construction-wins-part-of-238-mln-rail-infrastructure-deal-in-hong-kong-20215.html Thu, 19 Aug 2010 06:40:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16811/balfour-beattys-gammon-construction-wins-part-of-238-mln-rail-infrastructure-deal-in-hong-kong-20215.html Balfour Beatty consortium wins large stake in multi-billion dollar rail project in Denver https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16705/balfour-beatty-consortium-wins-large-stake-in-multi-billion-dollar-rail-project-in-denver-20097.html Mon, 16 Aug 2010 10:25:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16705/balfour-beatty-consortium-wins-large-stake-in-multi-billion-dollar-rail-project-in-denver-20097.html Balfour Beatty reports strong H1 performance and order book, wins two deals worth £690m https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16539/balfour-beatty-reports-strong-h1-performance-and-order-book-wins-two-deals-worth-690m-19920.html Wed, 11 Aug 2010 11:08:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16539/balfour-beatty-reports-strong-h1-performance-and-order-book-wins-two-deals-worth-690m-19920.html Balfour Beatty signs £100 mln highways service deal with Southampton Council https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/15746/balfour-beatty-signs-100-mln-highways-service-deal-with-southampton-council-19018.html Tue, 20 Jul 2010 07:08:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/15746/balfour-beatty-signs-100-mln-highways-service-deal-with-southampton-council-19018.html Balfour Beatty performs in line, Parsons Brinckerhoff integration going well https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/15295/balfour-beatty-performs-in-line-parsons-brinckerhoff-integration-going-well-18500.html Tue, 06 Jul 2010 09:37:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/15295/balfour-beatty-performs-in-line-parsons-brinckerhoff-integration-going-well-18500.html Balfour Beatty’s BARC JV wins Dallas Fort Worth Airport development contract https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/12486/balfour-beattys-barc-jv-wins-dallas-fort-worth-airport-development-contract-15306.html Wed, 07 Apr 2010 13:11:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/12486/balfour-beattys-barc-jv-wins-dallas-fort-worth-airport-development-contract-15306.html Balfour Beatty says newly acquired Parsons Brickerhoff wins three rail projects in US https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11762/balfour-beatty-says-newly-acquired-parsons-brickerhoff-wins-three-rail-projects-in-us-14475.html Tue, 16 Mar 2010 09:32:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11762/balfour-beatty-says-newly-acquired-parsons-brickerhoff-wins-three-rail-projects-in-us-14475.html Balfour Beatty’s and Jardine Matheson’s Gammon wins £195 mln Hong Kong road widening contract https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11082/balfour-beattys-and-jardine-mathesons-gammon-wins-195-mln-hong-kong-road-widening-contract-13710.html Thu, 25 Feb 2010 06:39:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11082/balfour-beattys-and-jardine-mathesons-gammon-wins-195-mln-hong-kong-road-widening-contract-13710.html Balfour Beatty wins rail and road contracts worth £270 mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/10232/balfour-beatty-wins-rail-and-road-contracts-worth-270-mln-12753.html Fri, 29 Jan 2010 09:58:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/10232/balfour-beatty-wins-rail-and-road-contracts-worth-270-mln-12753.html Balfour Beatty says order book and trading remain in line, offers upbeat outlook https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9776/balfour-beatty-says-order-book-and-trading-remain-in-line-offers-upbeat-outlook-12233.html Fri, 15 Jan 2010 09:36:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9776/balfour-beatty-says-order-book-and-trading-remain-in-line-offers-upbeat-outlook-12233.html Balfour Beatty reaches financial close for £450 mln Darwen and Bolton schools scheme https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9669/balfour-beatty-reaches-financial-close-for-450-mln-darwen-and-bolton-schools-scheme-12110.html Wed, 13 Jan 2010 08:12:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9669/balfour-beatty-reaches-financial-close-for-450-mln-darwen-and-bolton-schools-scheme-12110.html Balfour Beatty awarded water infrastructure contracts worth £600 million https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9624/balfour-beatty-awarded-water-infrastructure-contracts-worth-600-million-12057.html Tue, 12 Jan 2010 07:11:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9624/balfour-beatty-awarded-water-infrastructure-contracts-worth-600-million-12057.html Balfour Beatty’s Hong Kong contractor wins two deals for £180 million https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9431/balfour-beattys-hong-kong-contractor-wins-two-deals-for-180-million-11820.html Tue, 05 Jan 2010 09:28:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9431/balfour-beattys-hong-kong-contractor-wins-two-deals-for-180-million-11820.html Balfour Beatty acquires Strata Construction for exposure to affordable housing market https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9320/balfour-beatty-acquires-strata-construction-for-exposure-to-affordable-housing-market-11694.html Thu, 24 Dec 2009 08:04:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9320/balfour-beatty-acquires-strata-construction-for-exposure-to-affordable-housing-market-11694.html Balfour Beatty buys further US Construction Contractor for up to US$25 mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/7982/balfour-beatty-buys-further-us-construction-contractor-for-up-to-us25-mln-10150.html Fri, 13 Nov 2009 08:52:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/7982/balfour-beatty-buys-further-us-construction-contractor-for-up-to-us25-mln-10150.html Balfour Beatty rights issue to finance Parsons Brinckerhoff acquisition receives strong uptake https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/7345/balfour-beatty-rights-issue-to-finance-parsons-brinckerhoff-acquisition-receives-strong-uptake--9408.html Fri, 23 Oct 2009 08:36:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/7345/balfour-beatty-rights-issue-to-finance-parsons-brinckerhoff-acquisition-receives-strong-uptake--9408.html Balfour Beatty Win Several New Contracts in America Worth a Combined $449m https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/7214/balfour-beatty-win-several-new-contracts-in-america-worth-a-combined-449m-9266.html Tue, 20 Oct 2009 07:33:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/7214/balfour-beatty-win-several-new-contracts-in-america-worth-a-combined-449m-9266.html Balfour Beatty Chalks up Contract Wins Totalling £134m in UK Education Sector https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/6747/balfour-beatty-chalks-up-contract-wins-totalling-134m-in-uk-education-sector-8754.html Mon, 05 Oct 2009 02:50:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/6747/balfour-beatty-chalks-up-contract-wins-totalling-134m-in-uk-education-sector-8754.html Balfour Beatty’s and Jardine Matheson’s Gammon wins £150 mln Hong Kong university contract https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/6078/balfour-beattys-and-jardine-mathesons-gammon-wins-150-mln-hong-kong-university-contract-8030.html Fri, 11 Sep 2009 08:02:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/6078/balfour-beattys-and-jardine-mathesons-gammon-wins-150-mln-hong-kong-university-contract-8030.html Balfour Beatty chosen as partner for Stoke-on-Trent £250 mln school building programme https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5421/balfour-beatty-chosen-as-partner-for-stoke-on-trent-250-mln-school-building-programme-7270.html Thu, 13 Aug 2009 10:45:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5421/balfour-beatty-chosen-as-partner-for-stoke-on-trent-250-mln-school-building-programme-7270.html Balfour Beatty reports solid interims and wins new contract in UK https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5380/balfour-beatty-reports-solid-interims-and-wins-new-contract-in-uk-7223.html Wed, 12 Aug 2009 08:27:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5380/balfour-beatty-reports-solid-interims-and-wins-new-contract-in-uk-7223.html Balfour Beatty’s and Jardine Matheson’s Gammon wins £300 mln Hong Kong sewage tunnel project https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5157/balfour-beattys-and-jardine-mathesons-gammon-wins-300-mln-hong-kong-sewage-tunnel-project-6968.html Fri, 31 Jul 2009 07:55:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5157/balfour-beattys-and-jardine-mathesons-gammon-wins-300-mln-hong-kong-sewage-tunnel-project-6968.html Balfour Beatty unit reaches financial close on £176 million road PPP in Cumbria https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4887/balfour-beatty-unit-reaches-financial-close-on-176-million-road-ppp-in-cumbria--6658.html Thu, 16 Jul 2009 07:41:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4887/balfour-beatty-unit-reaches-financial-close-on-176-million-road-ppp-in-cumbria--6658.html Balfour Beatty confident for full year as current trading remains in line https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4739/balfour-beatty-confident-for-full-year-as-current-trading-remains-in-line-6467.html Fri, 03 Jul 2009 07:28:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4739/balfour-beatty-confident-for-full-year-as-current-trading-remains-in-line-6467.html Balfour Beatty says trading in line, cash position remains robust https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4046/balfour-beatty-says-trading-in-line-cash-position-remains-robust-5637.html Thu, 14 May 2009 07:53:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4046/balfour-beatty-says-trading-in-line-cash-position-remains-robust-5637.html Balfour Beatty reaches financial close for £170 million PPP hospital in Fife https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3891/balfour-beatty-reaches-financial-close-for-170-million-ppp-hospital-in-fife--5451.html Fri, 01 May 2009 07:22:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3891/balfour-beatty-reaches-financial-close-for-170-million-ppp-hospital-in-fife--5451.html Balfour Beatty feels the effects of construction slowdown https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/45682/balfour-beatty-feels-the-effects-of-construction-slowdown-54505.html  

Shares in Balfour Beatty (LON:BBY) fell 3% in early trade as its felt the effect of a slowdown in the construction market in at home and in the US.

Underlying pre-tax profits were off £24mln at £310mln, but ahead of consensus City forecasts for a surplus of around £295mln.

 

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