Travis Shares hold their price
Published: 04 June, 2010
The shares remained about 6% up on the level they were at before the announcement. US investors helped push the builders' merchant's shares even higher on Tuesday.
BSS shares, which are now effectively pegged to Travis Perkins' because of the proposed deal, have done even better, maintaining a 35% rise in the first part of the week, and closing at 438p on Tuesday.