Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom Restaurant Group PLC https://www.tech-capital.com Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom Restaurant Group PLC RSS feed en Wed, 11 Dec 2019 02:59:27 +0000 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Genera CMS action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) Restaurant Group sinks as Wagamama warns it is not immune to sector slowdown https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/907737/restaurant-group-sinks-as-wagamama-warns-it-is-not-immune-to-sector-slowdown-907737.html Mon, 25 Nov 2019 11:56:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/907737/restaurant-group-sinks-as-wagamama-warns-it-is-not-immune-to-sector-slowdown-907737.html FTSE 100 closes in red as Brexit rumblings reach fever pitch ahead of crunch Commons' vote https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/901895/ftse-100-closes-in-red-as-brexit-rumblings-reach-fever-pitch-ahead-of-crunch-commons--vote-901895.html Tue, 03 Sep 2019 16:15:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/901895/ftse-100-closes-in-red-as-brexit-rumblings-reach-fever-pitch-ahead-of-crunch-commons--vote-901895.html Restaurant Group slumps as 'unattractive' diner chains undermine Wagamama boost https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/901905/restaurant-group-slumps-as--unattractive--diner-chains-undermine-wagamama-boost-901905.html Tue, 03 Sep 2019 10:26:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/901905/restaurant-group-slumps-as--unattractive--diner-chains-undermine-wagamama-boost-901905.html Restaurant Group results and construction PMI in focus for Tuesday https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/901864/restaurant-group-results-and-construction-pmi-in-focus-for-tuesday-901864.html Tue, 03 Sep 2019 05:00:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/901864/restaurant-group-results-and-construction-pmi-in-focus-for-tuesday-901864.html Restaurant Group sees sales jump on Wagamama outperformance, but shares reverse https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/220495/restaurant-group-sees-sales-jump-on-wagamama-outperformance-but-shares-reverse-220495.html Fri, 17 May 2019 13:55:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/220495/restaurant-group-sees-sales-jump-on-wagamama-outperformance-but-shares-reverse-220495.html Shares in Wagamama owner Restaurant Group edge lower as Peel Hunt downgrades stance https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/219879/shares-in-wagamama-owner-restaurant-group-edge-lower-as-peel-hunt-downgrades-stance-219879.html Wed, 08 May 2019 10:56:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/219879/shares-in-wagamama-owner-restaurant-group-edge-lower-as-peel-hunt-downgrades-stance-219879.html Restaurant Group takes a punt on former HBOS and Coral boss as its new CEO https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/219547/restaurant-group-takes-a-punt-on-former-hbos-and-coral-boss-as-its-new-ceo-219547.html Thu, 02 May 2019 07:10:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/219547/restaurant-group-takes-a-punt-on-former-hbos-and-coral-boss-as-its-new-ceo-219547.html Wagamama off to a flyer as Restaurant Group like-for-like sales rise in opening months of 2019 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/216536/wagamama-off-to-a-flyer-as-restaurant-group-like-for-like-sales-rise-in-opening-months-of-2019-216536.html Fri, 15 Mar 2019 08:21:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/216536/wagamama-off-to-a-flyer-as-restaurant-group-like-for-like-sales-rise-in-opening-months-of-2019-216536.html Restaurant Group tumbles as CEO quits unexpectedly https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/214638/restaurant-group-tumbles-as-ceo-quits-unexpectedly-214638.html Thu, 14 Feb 2019 11:22:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/214638/restaurant-group-tumbles-as-ceo-quits-unexpectedly-214638.html RBC initiates Restaurant Group at ‘outperform’ as Wagamama acquisition “materially improves” growth profile https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/213715/rbc-initiates-restaurant-group-at-outperform-as-wagamama-acquisition-materially-improves-growth-profile-213715.html Thu, 31 Jan 2019 11:13:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/213715/rbc-initiates-restaurant-group-at-outperform-as-wagamama-acquisition-materially-improves-growth-profile-213715.html Restaurant Group shares slide as sales dip in 2018 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/213231/restaurant-group-shares-slide-as-sales-dip-in-2018-213231.html Thu, 24 Jan 2019 09:27:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/213231/restaurant-group-shares-slide-as-sales-dip-in-2018-213231.html UBS ups Restaurant Group to ‘Neutral’, says business quality improved but risk increased https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/212312/ubs-ups-restaurant-group-to-neutral-says-business-quality-improved-but-risk-increased-212312.html Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:21:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/212312/ubs-ups-restaurant-group-to-neutral-says-business-quality-improved-but-risk-increased-212312.html Restaurant Group gets a boost from Wagamama’s latest numbers https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/211961/restaurant-group-gets-a-boost-from-wagamamas-latest-numbers-211961.html Fri, 04 Jan 2019 10:20:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/211961/restaurant-group-gets-a-boost-from-wagamamas-latest-numbers-211961.html The Restaurant Group gets shareholder approval for £550mln Wagamama takeover, although nearly 40% voted against https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/210125/the-restaurant-group-gets-shareholder-approval-for-550mln-wagamama-takeover-although-nearly-40-voted-against-210125.html Wed, 28 Nov 2018 11:57:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/210125/the-restaurant-group-gets-shareholder-approval-for-550mln-wagamama-takeover-although-nearly-40-voted-against-210125.html Restaurant Group launches discounted £315mln rights issue to help fund Wagamama takeover https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/208993/restaurant-group-launches-discounted-315mln-rights-issue-to-help-fund-wagamama-takeover-208993.html Mon, 12 Nov 2018 12:00:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/208993/restaurant-group-launches-discounted-315mln-rights-issue-to-help-fund-wagamama-takeover-208993.html Restaurant Group shares drop on Liberum downgrade after Wagamama deal https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/208229/restaurant-group-shares-drop-on-liberum-downgrade-after-wagamama-deal-208229.html Wed, 31 Oct 2018 11:28:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/208229/restaurant-group-shares-drop-on-liberum-downgrade-after-wagamama-deal-208229.html Restaurant Group's proposed Wagamama takeover considered a bold move by analysts https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/208139/restaurant-group-s-proposed-wagamama-takeover-considered-a-bold-move-by-analysts-208139.html Tue, 30 Oct 2018 13:31:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/208139/restaurant-group-s-proposed-wagamama-takeover-considered-a-bold-move-by-analysts-208139.html Frankie & Benny's owner Restaurant Group to buy Wagamama for £559mln https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/208103/frankie-benny-s-owner-restaurant-group-to-buy-wagamama-for-559mln-208103.html Tue, 30 Oct 2018 08:45:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/208103/frankie-benny-s-owner-restaurant-group-to-buy-wagamama-for-559mln-208103.html HSBC upgrades Restaurant Group as pubs and concessions business set to benefit from industry trends https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/206884/hsbc-upgrades-restaurant-group-as-pubs-and-concessions-business-set-to-benefit-from-industry-trends-206884.html Thu, 11 Oct 2018 09:46:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/206884/hsbc-upgrades-restaurant-group-as-pubs-and-concessions-business-set-to-benefit-from-industry-trends-206884.html The Restaurant Group's focus on pubs is a bright spot, Berenberg asserts https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/204059/the-restaurant-group-s-focus-on-pubs-is-a-bright-spot-berenberg-asserts-204059.html Mon, 03 Sep 2018 10:40:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/204059/the-restaurant-group-s-focus-on-pubs-is-a-bright-spot-berenberg-asserts-204059.html World Cup and adverse weather hurt Restaurant Group sales in first half https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/203956/world-cup-and-adverse-weather-hurt-restaurant-group-sales-in-first-half-203956.html Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:50:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/203956/world-cup-and-adverse-weather-hurt-restaurant-group-sales-in-first-half-203956.html Restaurant Group shares jump as it sees full year results meeting market forecasts https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/197523/restaurant-group-shares-jump-as-it-sees-full-year-results-meeting-market-forecasts-197523.html Wed, 23 May 2018 07:54:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/197523/restaurant-group-shares-jump-as-it-sees-full-year-results-meeting-market-forecasts-197523.html Restaurant Group shares jump as dividend maintained despite lower 2017 profit and revenue https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/192754/restaurant-group-shares-jump-as-dividend-maintained-despite-lower-2017-profit-and-revenue-192754.html Wed, 07 Mar 2018 11:15:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/192754/restaurant-group-shares-jump-as-dividend-maintained-despite-lower-2017-profit-and-revenue-192754.html Time to stop selling Restaurant Group shares - HSBC https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/191766/time-to-stop-selling-restaurant-group-shares-hsbc-191766.html Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:21:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/191766/time-to-stop-selling-restaurant-group-shares-hsbc-191766.html Restaurant Group soars as sales decline slow in first quarter with concessions and pubs strong https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/178374/restaurant-group-soars-as-sales-decline-slow-in-first-quarter-with-concessions-and-pubs-strong-178374.html Fri, 26 May 2017 08:30:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/178374/restaurant-group-soars-as-sales-decline-slow-in-first-quarter-with-concessions-and-pubs-strong-178374.html UBS thinks Restaurant Group shares looking less tasty, downgrades to ‘sell’ from ‘neutral’ https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/178193/ubs-thinks-restaurant-group-shares-looking-less-tasty-downgrades-to-sell-from-neutral-178193.html Tue, 23 May 2017 10:26:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/178193/ubs-thinks-restaurant-group-shares-looking-less-tasty-downgrades-to-sell-from-neutral-178193.html Restaurant Group's CFO leaves after just 10 months amid struggles at business https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/176713/restaurant-group-s-cfo-leaves-after-just-10-months-amid-struggles-at-business-176713.html Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:11:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/176713/restaurant-group-s-cfo-leaves-after-just-10-months-amid-struggles-at-business-176713.html Restaurant Group finds favour with the City https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/174547/restaurant-group-finds-favour-with-the-city-174547.html Thu, 09 Mar 2017 11:44:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/174547/restaurant-group-finds-favour-with-the-city-174547.html The Restaurant Group dishes up drop in full year profits after challenging year https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/174433/the-restaurant-group-dishes-up-drop-in-full-year-profits-after-challenging-year-174433.html Wed, 08 Mar 2017 10:27:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/174433/the-restaurant-group-dishes-up-drop-in-full-year-profits-after-challenging-year-174433.html Restaurant shares up as it closes Frankie & Benny’s sites https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/129752/restaurant-shares-up-as-it-closes-frankie-bennys-sites-129752.html Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:26:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/129752/restaurant-shares-up-as-it-closes-frankie-bennys-sites-129752.html CEO of Restaurant Group has had his chips https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/129286/ceo-of-restaurant-group-has-had-his-chips-129286.html Fri, 12 Aug 2016 08:50:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/129286/ceo-of-restaurant-group-has-had-his-chips-129286.html Restaurant Group shares sink on profit warning https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/125406/restaurant-group-shares-sink-on-profit-warning-125406.html Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:50:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/125406/restaurant-group-shares-sink-on-profit-warning-125406.html Restaurant Group PLC shares sour on grim outlook https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/123479/restaurant-group-plc-shares-sour-on-grim-outlook-123479.html Wed, 09 Mar 2016 12:55:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/123479/restaurant-group-plc-shares-sour-on-grim-outlook-123479.html Restaurant Group slumps on potential 2016 headwinds https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/121338/restaurant-group-slumps-on-potential-2016-headwinds-121338.html Thu, 14 Jan 2016 09:08:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/121338/restaurant-group-slumps-on-potential-2016-headwinds-121338.html UPDATE - Restaurant Group upbeat as consumer incomes turn up https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/65144/update-restaurant-group-upbeat-as-consumer-incomes-turn-up-76071.html Fri, 09 Jan 2015 09:50:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/65144/update-restaurant-group-upbeat-as-consumer-incomes-turn-up-76071.html Restaurant Group shares dip after reports "significant" growth https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/56025/restaurant-group-shares-dip-after-reports-significant-growth-66171.html Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:47:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/56025/restaurant-group-shares-dip-after-reports-significant-growth-66171.html Restaurant Group dips despite raising profits guidance https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/43761/restaurant-group-dips-despite-raising-profits-guidance-52176.html Wed, 09 Jan 2013 09:44:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/43761/restaurant-group-dips-despite-raising-profits-guidance-52176.html The Restaurant Group rewarded by strong strategy, reckons UBS https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/27355/the-restaurant-group-rewarded-by-strong-strategy-reckons-ubs-32672.html Fri, 02 Sep 2011 09:07:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/27355/the-restaurant-group-rewarded-by-strong-strategy-reckons-ubs-32672.html Restaurant Group reports revenue and profit growth in 2009 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/11326/restaurant-group-reports-revenue-and-profit-growth-in-2009-13982.html Wed, 03 Mar 2010 13:17:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/11326/restaurant-group-reports-revenue-and-profit-growth-in-2009-13982.html Restaurant Group sees full-year results at the top of market expectations https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/9538/restaurant-group-sees-full-year-results-at-the-top-of-market-expectations-11967.html Fri, 08 Jan 2010 09:49:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/9538/restaurant-group-sees-full-year-results-at-the-top-of-market-expectations-11967.html The Restaurant Group sees full-year results in line https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/2640/the-restaurant-group-sees-full-year-results-in-line--3891.html Mon, 05 Jan 2009 10:10:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/2640/the-restaurant-group-sees-full-year-results-in-line--3891.html The Restaurant Group director snaps up £200,000 in shares https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/2142/the-restaurant-group-director-snaps-up-200000-in-shares-3242.html Tue, 21 Oct 2008 11:16:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/2142/the-restaurant-group-director-snaps-up-200000-in-shares-3242.html The Restaurant Group very encouraged by performance https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/1659/the-restaurant-group-very-encouraged-by-performance-2438.html
The company released a statement to accompany its AGM today, and said that like for like sales climbed 5% for the 18 weeks to May 4 2008. This compared to a like for like sales increase of 4% last year. Total revenues for the period also increased by 21%. The Company's Leisure and Concessions divisions performed “well", despite the gloomy economic backdrop.

Looking ahead, The Restaurant Group reaffirmed its ambition to open 30-35 new restaurants during the year.

The Restaurant Group climbed almost 10% to 161.5 pence.
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Wed, 07 May 2008 10:26:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/1659/the-restaurant-group-very-encouraged-by-performance-2438.html
Subdued Q4 sends Restaurant Group lower https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/1213/subdued-q4-sends-restaurant-group-lower-1833.html
The Company said that like for like sales for the 52 weeks to 30 December 2007 increased by 5.5%, 0.5% ahead of 2006 figures, but investors took concern over the final quarter of like for like figures which showed only a 1% increase.

The Restaurant Group added that it had refinanced its banking facilities to provide £120 million for five years on improved terms.]]>
Wed, 09 Jan 2008 08:36:00 +0000 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/1213/subdued-q4-sends-restaurant-group-lower-1833.html
The Restaurant Group plc: sells Cafe UNO https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/317/the-restaurant-group-plc-sells-cafe-uno-0069.html Wed, 26 Jul 2006 23:00:00 +0100 https://www.tech-capital.com/companies/news/317/the-restaurant-group-plc-sells-cafe-uno-0069.html