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Abcam AGM, Cambridge Cognition, Ultra Electronics, Wey Education and IDOX

Yesterday I attended the Annual General Meeting of Abcam (ABC) in Cambridge as I often do as I have held the stock since 2006. Share price then (adjusted for consolidation) was about 50p and it’s now about 950p so I, like most investors in the company, am happy. Alex Lawson has done a full write-up of the meeting for ShareSoc, which is available to our full members here, so I will only cover a few points herein. One shareholder expressed concern about ...

AGM Reports

Ultra Electronics (ULE) AGM Report 2013 – attendance way up!

Yesterday I attended the AGM of Ultra Electronics, a specialist manufacturer of high technology equipment, mainly for the defence sector (60% of their business), but also active in the security, transport and energy sectors. The meeting was held at 10 a.m. at the company’s offices on an industrial estate in Greenford (in the outer suburbs of London for those not familiar with the area, and not particularly easy to get to, particularly via public transport). I did not expect many ordinary shareholders ...