Transaction in own shares
WOKINGHAM, UK / ACCESSWIRE / December 21, 2021 / Ferguson plc (the "Company") announces that on December 20, 2021 it purchased for Treasury the following number of its ordinary shares of 10 pence each pursuant to its $1,000 million share repurchase program, details of which were announced on September 28, 2021.
Description of shares: Ferguson plc - ordinary shares of 10 pence
Number of shares repurchased: 39,629
Date of transaction: December 20, 2021
Price paid per share: £126.801739
Broker: Barclays Capital Securities Limited
The Company intends to hold these Shares in Treasury.
Including Shares which have been purchased but not yet settled, the Company holds 11,481,806 Shares in Treasury.
Following the purchase of these shares, the remaining number of ordinary shares in issue will be 220,689,376.
The figure of 220,689,376 may be used by shareholders (and others with notification obligations) as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the Disclosure 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 by virtue of the European Union (Withdrawal) ACT 2018, detailed information about the individual purchases is attached to this announcement.
For further information, please contact:
Bill Brundage, Chief Financial Officer
+1 757 223 6092
Brian Lantz, Vice President IR and Communications
+1 224 285 2410
This information is provided by RNS, the news service of the London Stock Exchange. RNS is approved by the Financial Conduct Authority to act as a Primary Information Provider in the United Kingdom. Terms and conditions relating to the use and distribution of this information may apply. For further information, please contact [email protected] or visit www.rns.com.
SOURCE: Ferguson PLC