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Ball Corp (BLL.N)

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Ball Corp - Q1 U.S. GAAP Earnings Per Diluted Share Of 34 Cents
Thursday, 2 May 2019 

Ball Corp ::BALL REPORTS FIRST QUARTER RESULTS.Q1 REVENUE $2.8 BILLION VERSUS REFINITIV IBES ESTIMATE OF $2.67 BILLION.Q1 COMPARABLE EARNINGS PER DILUTED SHARE OF 49 CENTS.Q1 U.S. GAAP EARNINGS PER DILUTED SHARE OF 34 CENTS.AEROSPACE CONTRACTED BACKLOG EXCEEDS $2.1 BILLION AT QUARTER-END.CONTINUE TO DRIVE TOWARD 2019 GOALS OF $2 BILLION IN COMPARABLE EBITDA, IN EXCESS OF $1 BILLION IN FREE CASH FLOW.QTRLY NET SALES $2,785 MILLION VERSUS $2,785 MILLION.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.51, REVENUE VIEW $2.67 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.  Full Article

Ball Corporation Board Increases Quarterly Dividend, Shareholders Reelect Board Members
Wednesday, 24 Apr 2019 

April 24 (Reuters) - Ball Corp ::BALL CORPORATION BOARD INCREASES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND, SHAREHOLDERS REELECT BOARD MEMBERS.BALL CORP - BOARD OF DIRECTORS TODAY INCREASED COMPANY'S QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND BY 50 PERCENT TO 15 CENTS PER SHARE..  Full Article

Ball Corp Files For Potential Mixed Shelf Size Not Disclsoed - SEC Filing
Tuesday, 6 Mar 2018 

March 6 (Reuters) - Ball Corp ::BALL CORP FILES FOR POTENTIAL MIXED SHELF; SIZE NOT DISCLSOED - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Ball Corp Announces Public Offering Of Senior Notes
Tuesday, 6 Mar 2018 

March 6 (Reuters) - Ball Corp ::BALL CORPORATION ANNOUNCES PUBLIC OFFERING OF SENIOR NOTES.BALL CORP - ‍COMMENCED AN UNDERWRITTEN PUBLIC OFFERING OF SENIOR NOTES DUE 2026​.BALL CORP - ‍INTENDS TO USE NET PROCEEDS FROM OFFERING, CASH, TO REPAY OUTSTANDING BORROWINGS UNDER TERM LOAN & REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITIES.  Full Article

Ball Corp Reports Q4 GAAP EPS of $0.52
Wednesday, 7 Feb 2018 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Ball Corp ::BALL REPORTS STRONG 2017 OPERATING RESULTS AND CASH FLOW; REAFFIRMS 2019 LONG-TERM GOALS.Q4 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.52 .Q4 NON-GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.60.Q4 REVENUE $2.75 BILLION.REAFFIRMS 2019 GOALS OF $2 BILLION OF COMPARABLE EBITDA AND FREE CASH FLOW IN EXCESS OF $1 BILLION.FULL-YEAR 2017 INCLUDED AFTER-TAX CHARGES OF $329 MILLION.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.52, REVENUE VIEW $2.64 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.‍AEROSPACE CONTRACTED BACKLOG OF $1.75 BILLION AT YEAR-END​.‍IN 2018, FREE CASH FLOW IS ESTIMATED TO BE IN RANGE OF $900 MILLION AFTER CAPITAL SPENDING OF AT LEAST $600 MILLION​.  Full Article

Ball Corp Plans To Build Manufacturing Plant In Paraguay
Tuesday, 6 Feb 2018 

Feb 6 (Reuters) - Ball Corp ::BALL CORP - PLANS TO BUILD ONE-LINE BEVERAGE CAN, END MANUFACTURING PLANT IN PARAGUAY, ADD CAPACITY IN BUENOS AIRES FACILITY.BALL CORP - ‍ASUNCIÓN PLANT, IN PARAGUAY EXPECTED TO BEGIN PRODUCTION IN Q4 OF 2019 AND CAPACITY IS CONTRACTED UNDER LONG-TERM AGREEMENTS​.  Full Article

Ball Corp Q3 GAAP earnings per share $0.13
Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Ball Corp :Ball reports improved third quarter 2017 operating results; reaffirms long-term goals.Q3 GAAP earnings per share $0.13.Q3 earnings per share view $0.59 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Free cash flow in 2017 is estimated to be in excess of $850 million after capital spending in range of $550 million​.Qtrly net sales ‍$2.91 billion versus $2.75 billion​.Q3 revenue view $2.92 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aerospace contracted backlog was $1.2 billion at third quarter-end.Reaffirms 2019 targets of $2 billion of comparable EBITDA, in excess of $1 billion free cash flow & achieving $300 million plus of run-rate synergies​.2017 comparable EBITDA expected to be in range of $1.70 billion to $1.75 billion​.  Full Article

Jiangsu LiXing General Steel Ball sees Q1 to Q3 of FY 2017 net profit up 20 pct to 45 pct
Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017 

Oct 11(Reuters) - Jiangsu LiXing General Steel Ball Co Ltd <300421.SZ>:Sees Q1 to Q3 of FY 2017 net profit to increase by 20 percent to 45 percent, or to be 49.2 million yuan to 59.4 million yuan.Says Q1 to Q3 of FY 2016 net profit was 41 million yuan.Says steady growth of business income and sales volume and inclusion of wholly owned steel ball unit are the main reasons for the forecast.  Full Article

Ball to reduce capacity in U.S. steel food packaging business
Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017 

Sept 27 (Reuters) - Ball Corp :Ball to reduce capacity in U.S. steel food packaging business.Ball Corp -will cease food can production at company's Springdale, Arkansas, tinplate food and aerosol packaging manufacturing plant during Q4 of 2017.Ball Corp - Springdale plant will continue to produce and assemble aerosol cans, cut and coat flat sheet steel, and produce components used by other ball food and aerosol facilities​.Ball Corp -affected employees will be provided benefits in accordance with company policies. They also can apply for open positions within ball.  Full Article

Ball to cease production at three beverage packaging plants
Thursday, 31 Aug 2017 

Aug 30 (Reuters) - Ball Corp :Ball to cease production at three beverage packaging plants, build state-of-the-art specialty beverage packaging facility in Southwestern U.S..Will begin construction on new beverage packaging facility in Goodyear, Arizona, expected to begin production in Q2 of 2018.Will record a total after-tax charge of approximately $22 million, majority being recorded in Q3 2017.Ball corp - Birmingham, Chatsworth And Longview employees may be provided benefits and outplacement services in accordance with bargaining process.  Full Article

Coke can maker Ball Corp to sell China manufacturing facilities

Soda can maker Ball Corp said on Thursday it plans to sell its manufacturing facilities in China for about $225 million following an excess supply of beverage cans in the country.