Ferguson PLC announces transaction in its own shares
WOKINGHAM, UNITED KINGDOM / ACCESSWIRE / June 28, 2021 / Ferguson plc (the ‘Company‘) announces that on June 25, 2021, it purchased for the Treasury the following number of its common shares at 10 pence each as part of its $ 400 million share buyback program, details of which were announced on March 16, 2021.
Description of the shares: Ferguson plc – 10 pence ordinary shares
Number of shares repurchased: 23,888
Date of transaction: June 25, 2021
Price paid per share: £ 99.969900
Broker: JP Morgan Securities plc
The Company intends to hold these Shares in treasury.
Including the shares which have been purchased but not yet settled, the Company holds 9,342,670 treasury shares.
Following the purchase of these shares, the remaining number of ordinary shares outstanding will be 222,828,512.
The figure of 222,828,512 can be used by shareholders (and others with notification obligations) as a denominator for the calculations by which they will determine whether they are required to notify their interest or a change in their interest in the Company. under the Declaration and Transparency Rules.
In accordance with Article 5 (1) (b) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (the Market Abuse Regulation), as it forms part of UK law under the Law of European Union (withdrawal) 2018, detailed information on individual purchases is attached to this announcement.
For more information, please contact:
Bill Brundage, Chief Financial Officer
+1 757 223 6092
Brian Lantz, Vice President RI and Communications
+1 224 285 2410
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SOURCE: Ferguson SA
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