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08Oct92 UK: BM SHARES PLUMMET.

Shares in BM Group fell 21p to 70p last week after the construction machinery distributor reported pre-tax profits of £34.6 million (1991: £34.1 million) for the year ending June.Despite a 47 per cent rise in the dividend, fears over the group's prospects - which have persisted since former chairman Roger Shute resigned last summer - continue to plague the company.Moger Woolley, who was appointed chairman of CHB Group prior to the Hanson bid, takes over as BM's chairman.On ...

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