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AGC Inc (5201.T)

5201.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

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Volume
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Asahi Glass to retire treasury shares
Friday, 9 Mar 2018 

March 9(Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>:Says it will retire 3.2 million shares (1.4 percent of outstanding) of its common stock on March 30.Says the total shares outstanding 232 million shares after the retirement.  Full Article

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 change name
Tuesday, 1 Aug 2017 

Aug 1 (Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>:Says it plans to change company name to AGC Inc., effective July 1, 2018.  Full Article

Asahi Glass likely lifted consolidated oper profit 25% on year to around 50 bln Yen for January-June half - Nikkei‍​
Thursday, 6 Jul 2017 

July 6 (Reuters) - Nikkei::Asahi Glass likely lifted consolidated operating profit 25% on the year to around 50 billion Yen ($442 million) for the January-June half - Nikkei‍​.‍asahi Glass' sales are seen rising 6 percent to 660 billion yen for January-June half - Nikkei​.For fiscal 2017, Asahi Glass forecasts a 9% increase in operating profit to 105 billion Yen - Nikkei.  Full Article

R&I affirms Asahi Glass's rating at "AA-" and announces stable outlook -R&I
Wednesday, 28 Jun 2017 

June 28(Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>:Says Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "AA-" -R&I.Rating outlook stable -R&I.  Full Article

Asahi Glass to sell Philippines-based unit
Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017 

June 20 (Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>:* Says it will sell Philippines-based unit, which is engaged in manufacture and sales of glass for construction, to TQMP Glass Manufacturing Corporation in Q4 of 2017 .* Selling price not disclosed .  Full Article

Asahi Glass to retire 10.8 mln shares of common stock
Tuesday, 9 May 2017 

May 9 (Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T> ::* Says it plans to retire 10.8 million shares of common stock (0.91 percent stake), on May 31.  Full Article

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Breakingviews - Activism anxiety will grip French establishment

PARIS (Reuters Breakingviews) - France knows a thing or two about meddling investors. The government regularly sticks its nose in private industry’s affairs. Moguls like Vincent Bolloré have long thrown their weight around public boardrooms at home and abroad. But few large French companies have undergone the cage rattling that regularly rocks their American cousins. Pernod Ricard, the booze group, got a taste of that when Elliott Advisors turned up with a 2.5 percent stake on Wednesday. More is