Capita PLC

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Industry & services

Capita gets a pretty positive downgrade from JPMorgan

There is quite a difference of opinion on the outsourcing group in the Square Mile, with five ‘buys’, six ‘holds’ and two ‘sells’...

1 week, 1 day ago

K2fly advances resources-focused software-as-a-service model

The Australian company recently acquired South Africa’s RCubed as it adopts a software-as-a-service model for the energy, resources and natural resources space....

on 10/7/19

Neil Woodford's fall from grace: Where it went wrong for the famed stock-picker

Woodford has made some bad investment calls: Provident Financial, Capita, Circassia Pharmaceuticals and Allied Minds...

on 4/6/19
Retail & consumer

Kier gives short-sellers a boost after profit warning sends shares crashing

About 4.75% of Kier’s shares are on loan to short sellers, according to website www.shorttracker.co.uk...

on 3/6/19
Industry & services

Capita profits fall less than expected as the outsourcer undergoes major overhaul

Chief executive John Lewis said his transformation plan for Capita still has some way to go...

on 14/3/19
Industry & services

Interserve moves to reassure investors as ex-shareholder claims it ‘could be next Carillion’

The “large”, unnamed ex-shareholder told the BBC that he wasn’t sure Interserve could survive much longer without a fresh injection of cash, which he doesn’t think will be forthcoming...

on 13/11/18
Industry & services

Capita to handle Westminster's council tax collections for another seven years

The renewal comes with an option to extend for an additional three years and is worth £65mln in total....

on 7/11/18
Retail & consumer

Rank Group appoints former Experian executive Bill Floydd as CFO

Bill Floydd replaces Clive Jennings, who stepped down in August after seven years in the role...

on 1/11/18

Capita picks talent management platform operator Adepto as a partner

Chris Milligan, the CEO and founder of Adepto, said the agreement with Capita would enable it to build on its successes to date...

on 9/10/18
Industry & services

UK government awards Capita five-year contract extension worth £93mln

The outsourcing group has had its contract to manage the UK’s Gas Safe Register extended until 2024...

on 11/9/18
Industry & services

Capita poaches Go-Ahead Group finance chief to help oversee turnaround plans

Reports suggest Patrick Butcher will take a key role in restoring the fortunes of the group...

on 22/8/18
Industry & services

Capita share price decline presents buying opportunity, says RBC

RBC repeated an ‘outperform’ rating on Capita and raised its target price to 210p from 200p...

on 10/8/18
Industry & services

Jefferies upgrades Capita to ‘Buy’ as it sees potential in software division following cut in full-year guidance

The broker said that the FTSE 250 outsourcer’s software division had “attractive (free cash flow) characteristics…recently won a contract in India (and) can grow overseas”...

on 9/8/18
Industry & services

Capita lowers profit guidance and warns turnaround plan will take time

Capita reported a 59% drop in underlying pre-tax profit to £80.5mln in the first half...

on 1/8/18
Industry & services

Capita's contract with NHS England a 'shambles', say MPs

Capita apologised for “unacceptable failings" in relation to the delivery of its contract with NHS England...

on 25/7/18
Industry & services

Capita weak on report UK MoD has suspended military firefighting services contract award

Reuters said the Capita contract suspension was made after the FTSE 250-listed firm’s rival Serco PLC began a legal challenge to the MoD decision...

on 23/7/18
Industry & services

Capita on the front foot as it announces £30mln contract win with Southern Water

The contract marks an extension on Capita’s partnership with Southern Water...

on 19/7/18
Industry & services

Capita shares gain as it sells Parking Eye business and announces contract win

Capita expects to raise more than £400mln from non-core disposals this year, ahead of its £300mln target. ...

on 12/7/18
Industry & services

Government to bring in tougher contract terms for outsourcers following Carillion’s collapse

Carillion went bust back in January, leaving the government scrambling to find cover for the services which it should have covered...

on 26/6/18
Industry & services

Citigroup ups its target price for Capita, repeats ‘buy’ rating, thinks outsourcer could have reached its nadir

Citigroup's analyst also upped the earnings per share estimate for the outsourcing firm for 2019-2020 by around 1% following recent news of the Ministry of Defence’s military fire and rescue services contract win...

on 21/6/18

Capita jumps on MoD contract win, plus £160mln sale of non-core supplier assessment business

The outsourcing group said the sale is in line with its strategy of simplifying its business and to focus on key growth markets and added that it will use the injection of funds to reduce its indebtedness...

on 19/6/18
Industry & services

Aggreko and Capita shares fall on Liberum initiation

Liberum initiated on Aggreko with a ‘sell’ rating and initiated on Capita with a ‘buy’ rating ...

on 11/6/18
Industry & services

Capita "still an enigma" but worth a dabble after the recent fund-raising

People have stopped talking about the prospect of Capita collapsing since it raised funds but conversations about the wisdom of relying on outsourcing continue...

on 8/6/18
Industry & services

Capita raises £681mln to help pay down debts

The FTSE 250-outsourcer said its rights issue of 1bn new shares had closed on 24 May with acceptance of 973.5mln shares, or 97.25%...

on 25/5/18
Industry & services

Capita unveils £701mln rights issue as it reports wider annual loss

Capita's 2017 loss steepened as it took a £551.6mln goodwill impairment...

on 23/4/18