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‍Elliott Management Corp says strongly supports Charles Blankenship as Arconic's next CEO​

1:00pm BST

Oct 23 (Reuters) - Arconic Inc :‍Elliott Management Corporation - strongly supports Charles Blankenship as Arconic's next CEO, John Plant as next board chair​.

Arconic says Q3 earnings per share $0.22

1:00pm BST

Oct 23 (Reuters) - Arconic Inc -:Arconic reports third quarter 2017 results.Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.25 excluding items.Q3 earnings per share $0.22.Q3 revenue $3.2 billion versus I/B/E/S view $3.09 billion.Q3 earnings per share view $0.27 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Arconic Inc- ‍reaffirming full year earnings guidance​.Arconic Inc sees FY 2017 revenue ‍$12.6 billion -$12.8 billion​.Arconic Inc sees FY 2017 capex about $600 mln‍​.FY2017 earnings per share view $1.18, revenue view $12.50 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Arconic Inc qtrly ‍results were negatively impacted by sharply higher, non-cash lifo charge, resulting from a spike in aluminum prices​.Arconic - ‍on track to deliver improvement of about $100 million year over year in SG&A, with additional run-rate savings expected in 2018​.Arconic Inc - ‍qtrly results included a lifo- and metal lag-related $30 million charge ($46 million pre-tax) and $13 million in special items​.

Arconic appoints Charles Blankenship CEO, John Plant named Chair of the Board

12:45pm BST

Oct 23 (Reuters) - Arconic Inc :Arconic appoints Charles “Chip” Blankenship Chief Executive Officer; John Plant named Chair of the Board.Arconic Inc - ‍Blankenship previously led GE Aviation's Commercial Engines Operation​.Arconic Inc - ‍Plant succeeds Pat Russo, who stepped into role of Chair of Board on an interim basis in April 2017​.Arconic Inc- ‍appointed Charles "Chip" Blankenship as CEO effective January 15, 2018​.

Quickstep Holdings ‍posts Q1 FY18 total sales of $12.4 million

2:23am BST

Oct 23 (Reuters) - Quickstep Holdings Ltd :‍Total sales for Q1 FY18 were $12.4 million, "in line with expectations"; Q1 sales were lower than previous quarter​.‍Overall sales volumes remain on track to increase during FY18​.

Textron reports third quarter 2017 results updates full-year EPS range and raises cash flow guidance

Thursday, 19 Oct 2017

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Textron Inc :Textron reports third quarter 2017 results; updates full-year EPS range and raises cash flow guidance.Q3 revenue $3.5 billion versus I/B/E/S view $3.55 billion.Q3 earnings per share $0.60 from continuing operations.Q3 adjusted Non-Gaap earnings per share $0.65 from continuing operations.Q3 earnings per share view $0.62 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Textron Inc - ‍during this year's Q3, company recorded $25 million of pre-tax special charges ($0.05 per share, after-tax)​.Textron Inc - ‍expects full-year 2017 gaap earnings per share from continuing operations will be in range of $2.20 to $2.30​.Textron Inc - ‍Textron aviation backlog at end of Q3 was $1.2 billion, up $142 million from end of Q2​.Textron Inc - ‍expects full-year 2017 adjusted earnings per share from continuing operations will be $2.40 to $2.50​.Textron Inc - ‍bell backlog at end of Q3 was $5.0 billion, down $413 million from end of Q2​.Textron Inc - ‍increasing its expected full-year manufacturing cash flow before pension contributions by $150 million to a range of $800 to $900 million​.FY2017 earnings per share view $2.52 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.

Hexcel reports Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.71

Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017

Oct 18 (Reuters) - Hexcel Corp :Hexcel reports 2017 third quarter results.Q3 GAAP earnings per share $0.76.Q3 earnings per share view $0.68 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.71.Sees FY 2017 sales $2.0 billion.Q3 sales $491.5 million versus I/B/E/S view $508.2 million.Hexcel Corp - ‍FY2017 free cash flow on track to exceed $100 million​.Hexcel Corp - ‍FY2017 adjusted diluted EPS guidance range narrowed to between $2.64 and $2.72​.‍Expects wind energy sales in 2018 to exceed 2016 levels​.Hexcel Corp - full year 2017 sales guidance is now estimated to be just under $2.0 billion​.FY2017 earnings per share view $2.68 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY2017 revenue view $1.99 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.‍Expects commercial aerospace sales in 2017 to be slightly lower compared to 2016​.

FACC AG H1 EBIT at EUR 29.7 mln​

Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017

Oct 18 (Reuters) - FACC AG ::‍SOLID GROWTH IN REVENUES IN FIRST HALF YEAR 2017/18 OF +9.6% TO EUR 358.7 MILL.​.‍EARNINGS EXPECTATION FOR FISCAL YEAR 2017/18 CLEARLY POSITIVE​.‍COMPANY EXPECTS A MODERATE GROWTH IN REVENUES FOR 2017/18 FINANCIAL YEAR​.‍H1 EBIT OF EUR 29.7 MILLION (COMPARATIVE PERIOD 2016/17: EUR 0.0 MILLION AFTER ONE-OFF EFFECTS)​.‍WILL CONTINUE TO PURSUE A SALES TARGET OF ONE BILLION EUROS FOR 2020/ 2021 FINANCIAL YEAR​.

Moody's says Bombardier deal is credit positive for Airbus

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017

Oct 18 (Reuters) - Moody's:Moody's says Bombardier deal is credit positive for Airbus.Moody's - Bombardier deal to complement Airbus' product offering in smaller single-aisle aircraft market without material negative impact on credit metrics.

Moody's says Bombardier deal is credit positive for Airbus

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017

Oct 18 (Reuters) - Moody's:Moody's says Bombardier deal is credit positive for Airbus.Moody's - Bombardier deal to complement Airbus' product offering in smaller single-aisle aircraft market without material negative impact on credit metrics.

Drone Volt 9M revenue up at​ 5.8 million euros

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017

Oct 17 (Reuters) - DRONE VOLT SA ::9M REVENUE EUR ‍​ 5.8 MILLION VERSUS PUBLISHED REVENUE OF EUR 5.0 MILLION YEAR AGO.9M GROSS MARGIN EUR 1.5 MILLION VERSUS RESTATED GROSS MARGIN EUR 1.0 MLN‍​ YEAR AGO.

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