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Bell Food Group AG (BELL.S)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Bell Food Group FY Profit Down 16.1 Pct At CHF 89.3 Million
Wednesday, 13 Feb 2019 

Feb 13 (Reuters) - Bell Food Group AG ::SALES REVENUE ROSE BY 15.4 PERCENT TO CHF 4.1 BILLION IN 2018.FY EBITDA GREW BY 8.8 PERCENT TO CHF 305 MILLION.AT CHF 89.3 MILLION, FY PROFIT WAS 16.1 PERCENT LESS THAN IN THE PREVIOUS YEAR.FOR 2018, THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING WILL BE ASKED TO APPROVE A DISTRIBUTION OF CHF 5.50 PER SHARE.  Full Article

Bell Food Group AG FY Net Profit Up At CHF 106.5 Mln
Tuesday, 13 Feb 2018 

Feb 13 (Reuters) - BELL FOOD GROUP AG ::FY PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE OF GOODS INCREASED BY 5.9 % TO CHF 3.6 BILLION.FY NET PROFIT IMPROVED BY 5.9 % TO CHF 106.5 MILLION.AT CHF 149.7 MILLION, FY EBIT WAS UP ON THE PREVIOUS YEAR BY 5.3 %.INCREASE IN DIVIDEND FROM CHF 7 TO CHF 8 PER SHARE WILL BE PROPOSED TO GENERAL MEETING.EXPECTS RELAXATION IN RAW MATERIAL PRICES SEEN IN H2 2017 TO CONTINUE IN 2018, WHICH WILL HAVE POSITIVE IMPACT ON MARGINS.  Full Article

Bell Food Group Says Competition Authority Approves Acquisition Of Hügli Holding
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - BELL FOOD GROUP ::COMPETITION AUTHORITY APPROVES ACQUISITION OF HÜGLI HOLDING BY BELL FOOD GROUP LTD‍​.  Full Article

Bell Food Group Announces Public Tender Offer For Huegli
Monday, 15 Jan 2018 

Jan 15 (Reuters) - BELL FOOD GROUP AG ::ANNOUNCES PUBLIC TENDER OFFER FOR HÜGLI <<>>.ACQUIRES MAJORITY STAKE IN HÜGLI HOLDING AND ANNOUNCES PUBLIC TENDER OFFER FOR THE REMAINING SHARES.ACQUISITION PRICE OF CHF 915 PER SHARE CORRESPONDS TO A PREMIUM OF 14.4%.CAPITAL INCREASE PLANNED TO RAISE AROUND CHF 600 MILLION.BOND ISSUE OF AROUND CHF 350 MILLION FOR REFINANCING PURPOSES.  Full Article

Bell H1 net profit after third-party interests up 9.1 pct at CHF 39.5 mln
Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 

Aug 17 (Reuters) - BELL AG ::SALES REVENUE IMPROVED BY 7.3 PERCENT OR CHF 118 MILLION TO CHF 1.73 BILLION IN H1 OF 2017.AT CHF 65.4 MILLION, H1 EBIT WAS AROUND CHF 4.4 MILLION BETTER THAN IN THE PREVIOUS YEAR.H1 NET PROFIT AFTER THIRD-PARTY INTERESTS WAS CHF 39.5 MILLION, UP BY 9.1 PERCENT (CHF +3.3 MILLION) ON THE PREVIOUS YEAR.DOES NOT EXPECT RAW MATERIAL PRICES FOR PORK TO FALL SUBSTANTIALLY IN EUROPE IN THE SECOND HALF OF THE YEAR.  Full Article

Bell: ‍german Cartel Office abandons proceedings against Bell Germany​
Friday, 23 Jun 2017 

June 23 (Reuters) - BELL AG ::‍GERMAN CARTEL OFFICE ABANDONS PROCEEDINGS AGAINST BELL GERMANY​.‍THIS CANCELS FINE OF EUR 100 MILLION IMPOSED IN JULY 2014​.  Full Article

Bell buys 49 pct stake in Hilcona Group to become sole owner
Tuesday, 30 May 2017 

May 30 (Reuters) - BELL AG ::IS BUYING THE BLOCK OF HILCONA SHARES HELD BY THE TONI HILTI FAMILY TRUST TO BECOME THE SOLE OWNER OF THE HILCONA GROUP.TONI HILTI FAMILY TRUST (THF) IS TRANSFERRING ITS STAKE OF 49 % IN HILCONA TO THE BELL FOOD GROUP.THE TRANSACTION WILL BE EXECUTED RETROACTIVELY TO JANUARY 2017, SUBJECT TO THE APPROVAL OF THE RELEVANT COMPETITION AUTHORITIES.THE PARTIES HAVE AGREED TO KEEP THE DETAILS OF THE TRANSACTION CONFIDENTIAL.IS INVESTING EUR 30 MILLION IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW PRODUCTION PLANT FOR CONVENIENCE PRODUCTS IN MARCHTRENK IN THE VICINITY OF LINZ IN AUSTRIA, OFFERING JOBS FOR SOME 100 EMPLOYEES.  Full Article

Swiss stocks - Factors to watch on Feb. 26

ZURICH/BERLIN, Feb 26 The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening 0.23 percent lower at 9,376 points on Tuesday, according to premarket indications from bank Julius Baer.