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UK small-cap stocks look cheap right now

The Motley Fool 23 Nov 2023
But, as with Capital Pub Group, there have been times when Hotel ... The interesting question now — for investors who don’t happen to own shares in City Pub Group or Hotel Chocolat — is whether other UK small-cap stocks are trading in the market at bargain prices.

Mars to acquire UK chocolate company

Food Business News 17 Nov 2023
LONDONHive Bidco, Inc., a subsidiary of Mars, Inc., has agreed to acquire Hotel Chocolat Group PLC, a premium chocolate company in the United Kingdom with international expansion goals ... Eligible Hotel Chocolat shareholders may elect to receive one unlisted share of Class B stock of Bidco for each Hotel Chocolat share ... Hotel Chocolat has a mantra.

Mars buys Hotel Chocolat in move upmarket

Irish Independent 17 Nov 2023
Mars, the US candy company, agreed to ...

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The Daily Mail 16 Nov 2023
Hotel Chocolat shares surged over 160 per cent on Thursday after the group revealed it is being taken over by US-based Mars Incorporated in a £524million deal ... On X, previously known as Twitter, Bernstein said the 'absurdity of UK small cap valuations [was] demonstrated again today' in reference to the Hotel Chocolat takeover.

Hotel Chocolat Shares Had Strongest Performance in 7 Years After Mars Takeover Agreed

Market Watch 16 Nov 2023
Hotel Chocolat Group shares had their best performance in seven years after the company agreed to a 534 million pound ($663.1 million) takeover by Mars Inc., supporting the company's growth both within and outside of the U.K ... Under the deal, accepting Hotel Chocolat shareholders will get 375 pence in cash for each share held.

Mars to buy Hotel Chocolat in £534mn deal

The Irish Times 16 Nov 2023
Hotel Chocolat on Henry Street in Dublin. Mars’s offer values the British cocoa manufacturer at a premium of 169.8 per cent to Hotel Chocolat’s share ... Hotel Chocolat said US group Mars would help it grow overseas, following abortive attempts at expanding in markets including the US.

Mars pays Hotel Chocolat founder £30m in takeover deal

The Times/The Sunday Times 16 Nov 2023
Mars has awarded the founder of Hotel Chocolat a payout of about £30 million after swooping on the UK-listed confectionery chain. Angus Thirwell, who founded Hotel Chocolat in 2004, has secured ...

Hotel Chocolat Agrees to $663.1 Mln Takeover by Mars

Market Watch 16 Nov 2023
Hotel Chocolat Group has agreed to a 534 million pound ($663.1 million) takeover by Mars Inc.

Mars to buy Britain's Hotel Chocolat for $662m

Reuters 16 Nov 2023
Set up twenty years ago, Hotel Chocolat ... The 375 pence per share recommended cash offer announced on Thursday represents a 170% premium to Hotel Chocolat's share price on day before the offer, and looks set to bring to an end the group's seven years as a listed company.

Mars to pay 170% premium to buy Britain's Hotel Chocolat

Union Leader 16 Nov 2023
Mars Inc., the US candy company, agreed to buy Britain's Hotel Chocolat Group Plc for �534 million ($662 million) and pledged to help the high-end seller of chocolate "puddles, slabs and batons" expand internationally ... The cash offer represents a premium of 170% to Hotel Chocolat's closing price on Wednesday. × This page requires Javascript.

European stocks pause rally with earnings in focus

The Gulf Time 16 Nov 2023
Burberry Group Plc dropped 6.7% as it warned that this year’s revenue target may be out of reach ... Hotel Chocolat Group Plc soared after Mars Inc agreed to buy it for £534 million ($662 million) ... Investors were also looking ahead to corporate earnings from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd ...

UK investors have been piling into this £1 growth stock. Should I buy too?

The Motley Fool 16 Nov 2023
One UK growth stock that has been getting a lot of attention recently is Equals Group (LSE ... Finally, I already own shares in Alpha Group International, which operates in this industry (and has a better track record in terms of profitability than Equals) ... Should you buy Equals Group Plc now? ... Edward Sheldon has positions in Alpha Group International.

Hotel Chocolat FY 2023 Pretax Loss Narrowed Despite Lower Sales Revenue

Market Watch 12 Oct 2023
By Najat Kantouar. Hotel Chocolat Group has reported a narrowed pretax loss for fiscal 2023 despite a revenue decline, reflecting a rebalance of pandemic driven e-commerce sales. The U.K ... stores increased sales growth of 14% ... "Our new store format is trading well above our expectations, with 12 new locations planned to open in the next year ... .

RC Extension Agent takes Award in Excellence

Henderson News 02 Aug 2023
Even the educational opportunities of the conference weren’t all lecture and slide shows, the group had the opportunity to revel in the sights and smells of Chocolat, a Quintessential Chocolates manufacturer ... Quintessential Chocolates has been creating these chocolates since 1984 ....

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