Eddie Stobart Logistics issues profit warning and confirms takeover bid

Eddie Stobart Logistics

Eddie Stobart Logistics (ESL) has warned that 2019 profits will be “significantly below the board’s expectations”. In a trading update to investors, it also confirmed news last week that it had received a takeover bid from one of its current shareholders, Dbay Advisors. Last month, ESL suspended shares on the AIM market and announced the departure of CEO Alex Laffey after it failed to publish its half-year results in time. The company said it expected revenue for the first half […]