Strong growth from its core coffee and hotel brands helped Whitbread plc (LON:WTB) post a solid rise in full-year profit and revenue, broadly in-line with market expectations, although it remains cautious on the year ahead.
Whitbread plc (LON:WTB) shareholders woke up and smelled the coffee this morning, and it was not a good experience. Shares of the Costa Coffee owner fell 4.3% in the first hour of trading, but it was not the coffee shops that were not the problem; it ...
Whitbread plc (LON:WTB) (LSE:WTB.L) has declined 0.34% this week. I've been pleasantly surprised by its strategy of late, with international expansion now set to have a positive effect on its earnings in my view.
On the losing front Premier Inn owner Whitbread plc (LON:WTB) was the biggest laggard, shedding 7.13% to 4,000p. Despite reporting rises in revenue and profits in annual results, it said it remained "cautious" about its prospects for the next 12 months.
London South East (registration) (blog) - May 24, 2017
LONDON (Alliance News) - Costa Coffee and Premier Inn owner Whitbread PLC on Wednesday said Senior Independent Director Ian Cheshire has resigned and will leave the company in September, when he will be replaced by its latest addition to the ...
Whitbread plc (LON:WTB) (LSE:WTB.L) is a stock which continually surprises me. I had been worried about the effect of higher wage costs, rising inflation and a weak consumer confidence score in the UK.