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Share Name Share Symbol Market Type Share ISIN Share Description
Lok'n Store Group Plc LSE:LOK London Ordinary Share GB0007276115 ORD 1P
  Price Change % Change Share Price Bid Price Offer Price High Price Low Price Open Price Shares Traded Last Trade
  0.00 0.0% 625.00 610.00 640.00 625.00 625.00 625.00 23,608 08:00:00
Industry Sector Turnover (m) Profit (m) EPS - Basic PE Ratio Market Cap (m)
Real Estate Investment & Services 18.0 4.7 10.3 60.9 185

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10/2/2021
14:32
And for some reason the 'other directorships' declaration on the LOK website doesn't show Gypsy Moth hTTps://www.loknstore.co.uk/investors/the-board/ (though it does show The Box Room) A little bit of clarification might be worth asking for. The company announcement stated that similar arrangements exist with other sites - but by the sounds of it, not involving Gypsy Moth. Are any of those other Management/Development arrangements with shared directorship entities? (".. The MSA and DAA are each in substantially the same form and commercial terms as other agreements to which the Group is party in respect of its other managed facilities..."). I've been a fan of LOK for some time, so I would welcome confirmation that all is good in this regard.
grabster
10/2/2021
14:21
It does make me a little uncomfortable that the directors are involved in a private business the same area. Maybe something to take up with the board.....
bsdjj
10/2/2021
13:48
These are very fair points, and as you say the 17% holding does allude to the CEO being aligned with Lok Shareholders. However from an optics perspective it doesn’t look great. I also understand the directors have ownership in other sites - so will be interesting to see future transactions unfold.
thetwentiestrader
10/2/2021
13:11
Well interesting to point out but I don't necessary think it is an issue. As far as I can see all the related party information IS disclosed in the RNS and sale prices were independently valued by Jones Lang La Salle and determined as reasonable by the company broker FinnCap.Lok's CEO owns 17% of the equity of both companies so I find it hard to see what the incentive would be to rip off the quoted entity when it is growing fast and is well regarded in the market.
bsdjj
10/2/2021
12:02
That is interesting research indeed, not sure why it was not disclosed under the related persons rules
makinbuks
09/2/2021
17:52
Hi All, I have written an article for my website, analysing the recent announcements from Lok'nStore. Follow the link below for access: hxxps://www.thetwentiestrader.com/post/closing-the-door-on-lokn-store TT
thetwentiestrader
08/2/2021
08:18
"Under government COVID-19 rules, self-storage businesses have been designated as essential services and are permitted to operate during the lockdowns. We provide storage solutions for many customers in essential services including health care, emergency services and food distribution."
grabster
08/2/2021
08:05
RNS Number : 2125O Lok'nStore Group PLC 08 February 2021 ("Lok'nStore", the "Company", "We" or the "Group") Pre-close trading update "Strong revenue and occupancy growth and expanding new store pipeline" Lok'nStore, the fast-growing AIM listed self-storage company, is pleased to provide the following update on trading in the half year to 31 January 2021. Under government COVID-19 rules, self-storage businesses have been designated as essential services and are permitted to operate during the lockdowns. We provide storage solutions for many customers in essential services including health care, emergency services and food distribution. Self-storage is an increasingly integral part of the logistics system within the UK with around 32% of our business coming from commercial customers, many of whom are relying on access to their storage space to continue their essential businesses during lockdown. We have adopted stringent social distancing and hygiene measures to ensure the safety of our customers and staff while continuing to provide this key service. Trading in the first half FY2021 was strong with self-storage revenue up 11.0% on the previous year. At 31 January 2021 unit occupancy was up 24.7%, a gain of 175,897 sq. ft over 12 months. This is a forward indicator of accelerating revenue growth. Occupancy as a percentage of current lettable area was up from 67.1% last year to 81.6% this year. Price per sq. ft. of occupied space was down 2.6% compared to the same date twelve months ago. In supporting our customers, we have chosen not to implement price increases to our existing customers throughout the COVID-19 period. We continue to make significant progress on our new store pipeline of 11 sites and we announced a detailed property pipeline update to the market last Tuesday 2 February. Work has commenced at four of these which are all scheduled to open by the end of 2021 or early 2022. This pipeline of new stores will add considerable momentum to sales and earnings growth over the medium term. More sites for further new store openings are being actively targeted. Interim results will be announced on Monday 26 April 2021. Andrew Jacobs, Executive Chairman of Lok'nStore said: "Since the pandemic started, all of our teams have worked tirelessly to keep our stores open while keeping themselves and our customers safe. As an essential part of the local communities in which we operate, our people have been helping new and existing customers through extremely difficult times. I am proud of, and often humbled by their efforts". "I am pleased to report that occupancy grew by an unprecedented 175,897 sq.ft. up 25% over the previous year and this will feed into further revenue and profit growth in the second half, and into next year. "We have also made significant progress on our new store pipeline, whilst remaining conservatively geared, with four of these currently under construction opening by early 2022. This pipeline of new stores will add considerable momentum to sales and earnings growth in the future." The information communicated in this announcement contains inside information -Ends-
grabster
02/2/2021
08:12
Trading Statement coming Monday 8th Feb Meanwhile, ceo Andrew Jacobs says: "The pipeline of new stores will add considerable momentum to sales and earnings growth allowing further increases in dividends."
grabster
22/1/2021
17:09
Directors keep on buying which is a good sign....
bsdjj
26/12/2020
23:38
Hi all, My mate Peter @Conkers3 and myself did a ‘Twin Petes Investing’ Podcast a few days before Xmas and part of our discussion includes LOK which I bought myself the other day. We also chatted about loads of other Stocks and Ideas for research. We discussed the outlook for Markets and the most likely roadmap for the next couple of months, and as usual a fair bit of educational stuff with regards to Investing. Anyway, if you use Youtube, Apple, Audioboom, Overcast or Spotify you can find it under the 'Conkers Corner' Channel (you want Podcast TPI 38) and you can find it on Soundcloud at the link below. I hope you enjoy it and find it useful, we try to keep them light and they are totally unscripted, not like all the stuffy financial fodder you are probably more used to !! Season’s Greetings !! WD @wheeliedealer hTTps://soundcloud.com/user-479955511/conkers3-wheeliedealer-38-takeovers-vla-azn-pfe-bntx-alxn-gsk-cdm-hik-vec-av-futr
thewheeliedealer
18/12/2020
11:55
Ahhh ok thanks...hope you are right matt!
jeff h
18/12/2020
10:33
Just an optimistic target, 900p top of the quarterly triangle. All TA.
matt123d
18/12/2020
08:32
Any particular reason for your optimism matt?
jeff h
17/12/2020
21:56
Added here over the last couple of sessions. Looking for 900p Q1 2021.
matt123d
08/12/2020
21:31
Hi all, I joined the LOK club today at long last after lusting after the darned thing for years but seemingly never getting around to it. Anyway, I have gone for a small Starter Position so far but expect to be adding as Cash comes available(I have 4 Takeovers on the go at the moment, which is nice) and assuming circumstances don't rule it out (I have some health niggles that are pee*ing me off) then I intend to write a full blog about LOK which always helps me build my conviction and ensure I hang on for the big money rather than chopping in and out like all these Trader types. Anyway, I wrote a bit on my 'Trades' page today on my website and if you follow me on Twitter then no doubt I will be talking more about LOK as things develop. Cheers, WD @wheeliedealer
thewheeliedealer
03/12/2020
17:35
New Warrington store progressing:- https://www.warringtonguardian.co.uk/news/18912304.lookers-vauxhall-car-showroom-winwick-road-demolished/
jeff h
23/11/2020
19:27
goes XD this Thursday 26th.
grabster
18/11/2020
16:16
Safestore reported today, looked unspectacular but positive to me. 5% revenue growth and improved margins. Surprised we didn't nudge higher as a result. Definitely under the radar as you say
makinbuks
17/11/2020
11:46
it's definitely under the radar. Big Yellow announce results later this week don't they?
jockthescot75
17/11/2020
10:50
Hope youre right but why?
makinbuks
17/11/2020
09:40
Everything looks in place for a good rise here. I expect 700p by end of the year
shammytime
05/11/2020
12:18
Seems to be suffering as its viewed as part of the property sector. The growth story is ignored
makinbuks
03/11/2020
13:25
finnCap "...Target price raised from 768p to 865p. Our updated target price of 865p is calculated applying the same 56% premium to historic NAV at which peers Big Yellow and Safestore are currently valued. We continue to believe a premium is justified by the growth potential in an undersupplied market where a track record of securing, developing and growing stores is key...." Peel Hunt:_ Peel Hunt has upgraded self-storage group Lok’nStore (LOK) after it delivered impressive full-year results against a difficult backdrop. Analyst Sebastian Isola lifted the stock from ‘add’ to ‘buy’ with a target price of 650p on the stock, which closed 4.8%, or 25p, up at 550p after the annual report showed ‘resilience’. ‘Lok’nStore has delivered an impressive set of results. Cash earnings are up 12%, well ahead of our estimate and the well-covered dividend increases once again by 1p,’ he said. Isola upgraded his forecasts as trading has been positive since the financial year-end but the shares still trade at a 6% discount to net asset value, and ‘a material discount to peers’. ‘[The shares] enjoy the potential for very significant earnings progression via the growing pipeline of new landmark stores,’ he said. Https://citywire.co.uk/funds-insider/news/the-expert-view-intl-consolidated-airlines-next-and-wetherspoons/a1420473?ref=citywire-money-latest-news-list#i=5
jeff h
17/9/2020
14:33
Is this a commercial property company or an operating business?
makinbuks
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