|Merlin Entertainments Plc
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|Lego, the Danish toy company, plans to do more to build its brand globally and is appointing a new, British boss.
Chief operations officer Bali Padda will take over in 2017 as the first non-Dane to run the business as it restructures its management.
Jorgen Vig Knudstorp, who has led the family-owned company through a turnaround over the past decade, will chair the new Lego Brand Group.
The new structure aims to exploit "untapped potential" in the Lego brand.
The company said the new entity would "protect and develop" the Lego brand, including its educational and charitable activities, and oversee its Legoland attractions.|
|Why is this trading on 22x earnings when it can't even hit this years numbers. Far too much caution going forward in the statements.
Further profit downgrades to come imo.
Institutional fund manglers: SELL|
|Fine seems to be about half of what was expected
harry the haddock
wet your knot
|What's going on here today?
Up 15p on no news?
Or has the fine been announced?|
|Cheers gooner, still think this is a quality long-term holding...|
|Some news of a new ride at Towers covered in the local paper:-
wet your knot
|Read Panmure Gordon & Co's note on MERLIN ENTERTAINMENT, out this morning, by visiting hxxps://www.research-tree.com/company/GB00BDZT6P94
"Merlin offers low-risk structural growth in a global industry with high barriers to entry. Its global footprint and strong multi-segment brands give multiple levers to drive double digit earnings growth over the long term. The recent results and capital markets day reaffirmed the potential, outlined the scope for more Midway developments and added a new concept of ‘Own the Visit’ alongside a strategic investment in Big Bus Tour. While the market has become concerned about capexheavy expansion we remain comfortable given management’s ROIC obsession. We reiterate our ..."|
|new cfo Anne-Françoise Nesmes
seems to be a rolling stone
more jobs than I have had hot dinners
I give it 2 years|
|Looking good here!|
|A presentation for the 2015 Preliminary Results will be held on 25 February at 14:00 at Merlin's offices at County Hall, London. This will include an extended strategy update.|
|Could be a good time to top up son, as the price gets nearer and nearer to 4 quid.|
|There's been a downgrade by JP Morgan but that shouldn't cause this drop.|
|What's going on here ? Is I am missing something obvious??|
|What's going on with Merlin today?
A good day in the market and it's off over 2%?
I can't see any news out there.|
|It sounds like a great move, especially as it’s with a local partner, in China Media.
I’m not surprised the share price has reacted so well to the news, let’s hope it received a favourable press tomorrow, and reassures investors we’re not a One Trick Pony.|
|Maybe to do with the new deal for Legoland in China?|