Will Centrica slash dividends?
Finances are tight and payouts are under threat. The gas supplier’s new boss faces some tricky decisions, says Alice Gråhns.
Is it time to buy Centrica for its huge dividend?
Shares in Centrica, owner of British Gas, come with a dividend yield of 8% after the share price fell dramatically last week. So should you buy in?
If you’d invested in: Persimmon and Centrica
Persimmon is the UK’s second-largest housebuilder. In November, it said the total sales rate per site for the third quarter was in line with the same …
Shares in focus: Centrica’s comeback trail
Utility company Centrica has had a rough ride. But with the shares offering a decent dividend yield, should you still buy in? Phil Oakley investigates…
Company in the news: Centrica
The last few months have beeen a trying time for the energy utility, says Phil Oakley.
Sector in the news: The energy companies
Public anger has been directed at energy companies in recent days, says Phil Oakley. Yet, these two providers could be worth buying for the long term.