Barbour Index's pre-tax profit fell to pounds 2.71m ( pounds 2.78m) in the six months to 31 October. Interim 2.55p (2.4p), eps 10.9p (11.1p).
Nobo Group said pre-tax profits soared to pounds 622,000 ( pounds 62,000) in the six months to 31 October, as turnover rose to pounds 10.2m ( pounds 9.9m). Interim dividend 1.5p (1p), eps 3.92p (0.06p).
West Trust is buying Veeraswamy, the curry supplier, for pounds 750,000. It is raising pounds 950,000 through a 2- for-9 rights issue at 3p a share. West Trust made pounds 25,000 pre-tax ( pounds 36,000) in the six months to 30 September. No dividend.
Burndene Investments made pounds 5.78m ( pounds 4.33m) before tax in the year to 3 October. Final dividend 10p making 13p (8.5p).
Dewhurst made pounds 850,000 ( pounds 642,000) before tax in the year to 27 September. Final dividend 1.26p making 1.89p (1.8p).Reuse content