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Barratt Developments H1 completions +4.1% YoY, revenue +7.2%, pre-tax profit +19.1%, Interim dividend +11.6%, Net cash +133.7%, Forward Sales +7.3% but Reservations down 3-5%. Trading in-line, guidance unchanged. Plans £175m special dividends in Nov ‘19 and Nov ‘20. Average sale price flat, with higher London prices offsetting 1.8% lower regional ASP.
Redrow H1 completions +12% YoY, revenue +9%, pre-tax profit +5% (in-line with consensus), order book +11%. Gross margin -50bps to 24% (in-line). Interim dividend +11% and proposed a 30p/share additional cash return through a B Share Scheme (with a consolidation). Christmas-to-early-Jan trading subdued, but recovered in past 3 weeks. FY guidance reiterated.
CYBG Q1 in-line; Customer Lending +1.4% (Mortgages +1.5%, net SME +1.2%), Deposits +0.2%; NIM 172bp down vs 2018 on mortgage pricing pressure, but improves FY guidance to upper end of range; integrating Virgin Money well, expects min £150m annual synergies vs £120m prev. Comfortable with PPI provisioning.
(Sources: Company newswires, Bloomberg, CNBC, FT, Reuters, Wall Street Journal)
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