11/03/2005 Mears Group plc opens Main Market
11 March 2005
Mears Group plc opens the Main Market
Founded in 1986 and brought to AIM as one of the first companies on the market in October 1996, Mears Group focuses its operations in the support services sector, specialising in the social housing market and providing maintenance services on long term contracts within the public sector. The current share price of 244p reflects how far the company has come since flotation at 10p, and Mears share price is the third best performing company since joining AIM. Profits have shown an annual compound growth rate of 43% since listing.
Since joining AIM in 1996, Mears has won Best Communications in the AIM awards 2002, AIM Company of the Year in 2003 and the IR Magazine award for best investor relations by an AIM company in 2004. David Robertson won Quoted Company Finance Director of the year award for 2005.