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Asahi Glass Co Ltd (5201.T)

5201.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

5,050JPY
19 Jan 2018
Change (% chg)

¥65 (+1.30%)
Prev Close
¥4,985
Open
¥5,010
Day's High
¥5,060
Day's Low
¥5,000
Volume
617,800
Avg. Vol
915,050
52-wk High
¥5,090
52-wk Low
¥4,040

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Asahi Glass Expected To Post Group Operating Profit Of Around 125 Bln Yen For Year Ending Dec 31 - Nikkei
Thursday, 28 Dec 2017 

Dec 29 (Reuters) - Nikkei::ASAHI GLASS IS EXPECTED TO POST GROUP OPERATING PROFIT OF AROUND 125 BILLION YEN FOR THE YEAR ENDING DEC 31 - NIKKEI.ASAHI GLASS GROUP SALES WILL LIKELY JUMP 15 PERCENT TO ROUGHLY 1.47 TRILLION YEN FOR YEAR ENDING DEC 31 - NIKKEI.  Full Article

Asahi Glass completes share repurchase
Tuesday, 19 Dec 2017 

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>:Says it completed repurchase of 3.2 million shares of its common stock, for 15 billion yen in total, as of Dec. 18 .  Full Article

Asahi Glass to repurchase shares for up to 15 bln yen
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 

Oct 31(Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>:Says it plans to buy back up to 5 million shares (2.2 percent stake)for up to 15 billion yen in total, during period from Nov. 1 to Jan. 19, 2018.  Full Article

Asahi Glass to set up glass JV in Shenzhen, China
Tuesday, 13 Dec 2016 

Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>: Says it will set up new glass JV in Shenzhen, China, in 2017 under cooperation with a local technology firm .Says the registered capital of the JV is 10.8 billion yen and the co to hold 70 percent stake in it.  Full Article

Asahi glass' operating profit apparently came in on par with year-earlier level in January-June half - Nikkei
Thursday, 7 Jul 2016 

: Asahi Glass' operating profit apparently came in on a par with the year-earlier level in the January-June half - Nikkei . Asahi Glass likely logged 34 bln yen ($335 mln) or so in black ink, sales apparently dipped 4 pct to around 630 bln yen in the January-June half - Nikkei .Asahi Glass expected to maintain forecast of 6% sales growth to 1.4 trillion yen and 5% rise in operating profit to 75 bln yen for year ending in Dec - Nikkei.  Full Article

R&I affirms Asahi Glass's rating at "AA-" and says stable outlook
Wednesday, 29 Jun 2016 

Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>: Says Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's issuer rating at "AA-" .Says rating outlook stable.  Full Article

Asahi Glass Co and Solaria announce strategic partnership
Tuesday, 21 Jun 2016 

Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T> :Asahi Glass Company and Solaria announce strategic partnership to deliver advanced BIPV solutions to the Asian market.  Full Article

Nikkei ends slightly lower, but climbs nearly 20 pct in 2017

TOKYO, Dec 29 Japan's Nikkei share average erased early modest gains and ended slightly lower on its final trading day of the year on Friday, but the index still gained nearly 20 percent in 2017.