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Bpost SA (BPOST.BR)

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Bpost Q3 Normalized EBITDA Misses Analysts' Estimates
Wednesday, 7 Nov 2018 

Nov 7 (Reuters) - BPOST SA ::Q3 NET PROFIT OF BPOST SA/NV UNDER BGAAP DOWN BY EUR 22.7M AT EUR 29.3M..Q3 TOTAL OPERATING INCOME EUR 873.7 MILLION VERSUS EUR 858.0 MILLION IN COMPANY-COMPILED POLL.Q3 LOWER EBITDA AS EXPECTED AT EUR 78.9M, IMPACTED BY HIGHER ORGANIC COSTS..Q3 NORMALIZED EBITDA EUR 78.9 MILLION VERSUS EUR 112.4 MILLION IN COMPANY-COMPILED POLL.THE THIRD QUARTER RESULTS ARE IN LINE WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTERS AND IN LINE WITH OUR EXPECTATIONS FOR 2018 - CEO.Q3 OPEX UP EUR 257.5M.FOR 2018 EXPECTS REVENUE GROWTH WITH DOUBLE-DIGIT GROWTH IN DOMESTIC PARCELS.Q3 INTERNATIONAL PARCELS UP EUR 6.0M, DRIVEN BY HIGHER REVENUES FROM THE US AND EUROPE..Q3 UNDERLYING DOMESTIC MAIL VOLUME DECLINE AT -6.4 PERCENT.FOR 2018 SEES CONTINUED GROWTH IN INTERNATIONAL PARCELS.2018 OUTLOOK, DIVIDEND AND BACK-LOADED TRAJECTORY CONFIRMED.STRONG GROWTH IN DOMESTIC PARCELS DRIVEN BY E-COMMERCE IN BE-NE REGION - CEO.Q3 DOMESTIC PARCELS VOL GROWTH OF 25.5 PERCENT.EXPECTS LAST QUARTER OF THE YEAR TO BE SEASONALLY STRONGER - CEO.ON TRACK TO DELIVER OUR GUIDANCE AND TO PAY A DIVIDEND AT LEAST THE SAME AS LAST YEAR - CEO.RADIAL OPERATIONAL RESULTS ARE IN LINE WITH OUR EXPETATIONS - CEO.  Full Article

Belgium's Bpost Bank Selects Wolters Kluwer
Tuesday, 9 Oct 2018 

Oct 9 (Reuters) - WOLTERS KLUWER NV ::BELGIUM'S BPOST BANK SELECTS WOLTERS KLUWER TO PROVIDE ANACREDIT AND REGULATORY REPORTING SOFTWARE.  Full Article

Bpost Targets 2019 Normalized EBIT At Low End Of EUR 390-440 Mln Range
Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 

June 21 (Reuters) - BPOST SA ::AT ITS CAPITAL MARKETS DAY, BPOST WILL OUTLINE A REDEFINED VISION FOR 2022, THREE STRATEGIC PRIORITIES, AND MID-TERM OBJECTIVES FOR THE PERIOD 2018-2022.VISION WILL ENABLE BPOST TO FACE THE RAPID AND COMPLETE TRANSFORMATION OF THE POSTAL SECTOR BOTH ABROAD AND IN BELGIUM.BY 2022 TARGETS 45% OF REVENUES GENERATED BY ACTIVITIES OUTSIDE BELGIUM AND 60% OF REVENUES GENERATED BY PARCELS AND LOGISTICS ACTIVITIES.NORMALIZED EBIT 2019-2022: AMBITION TO ACHIEVE ORGANIC NORMALIZED EBIT IN THE RANGE OF €390M TO €440M, WITH 2019 EXPECTED TO BE THE LOW END OF THE RANGE.NORMALIZED EBIT 2018: GUIDANCE OF LOW END OF EUR 560-600 MILLION NORMALIZED EBITDA EQUIVALENT TO NORMALIZED EBIT OF EUR 400-440 MILLION.BPOST HAS DEFINED ITS ROADMAP TO TURN RADIAL INTO A LEADING PLAYER IN PROMISING US E-COMMERCE LOGISTICS SEGMENT IN ORDER TO REACH AN EBITDA CONTRIBUTION OF $100M-120M BY 2022.MANAGEMENT IS COMMITTED TO DELIVERING EARNINGS TO BE IN A POSITION TO SUSTAIN THE DIVIDEND. THE PAYOUT POLICY IS UNCHANGED WITH AT LEAST 85% PAY-OUT OF BGAAP NET PROFIT.RADIAL ANNUAL REVENUE GROWTH OF +7-9% BETWEEN 2019 AND 2022, AND AN EBITDA CONTRIBUTION IN RANGE OF $ 100 MILLION-120 MILLION BY 2022.ON JUNE 20, STANDARD & POOR'S HAS ASSIGNED TO BPOST LONG TERM AND SHORT-TERM ISSUER CREDIT RATING AT A AND A-1 RESPECTIVELY.  Full Article

Bpost And DHL To Partner Up For E-Commerce Deliveries In The Benelux
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 

May 30 (Reuters) - BPOST SA ::BPOST AND DHL TO PARTNER UP FOR E-COMMERCE DELIVERIES IN THE BENELUX.PARTNERSHIP IS EXPECTED TO BOOST CROSS-BORDER E-COMMERCE, WHILE OFFERING E-TAILERS A COMPREHENSIVE LOGISTICS SOLUTION.PARTNERSHIP ALSO CREATES ALL-IN LOGISTICS SOLUTION FOR E-TAILERS, SIMPLIFYING ADMINISTRATIVE AND OPERATIONAL PROCESSES.  Full Article

Bpost ‍Appoints Henri De Romrée as CFO
Thursday, 21 Dec 2017 

Dec 21 (Reuters) - BPOST SA ::‍HENRI DE ROMRÉE WILL SUCCEED KOEN BEECKMANS AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER AND MEMBER OF MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE​.APPOINT HENRI DE ROMRÉE AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER AND MEMBER OF MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE AS FROM 15 JANUARY 2018.  Full Article

Bpost Announces Interim Dividend Payment Of 1.06 Euro Gross Per Share‍​
Monday, 4 Dec 2017 

Dec 4 (Reuters) - BPOST SA ::ANNOUNCES THE PAYMENT OF AN INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 1.06 EURO GROSS PER SHARE‍​.TO PAY INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 1.06 EURO GROSS PER SHARE‍​ ON DEC 11.BOARD OF DIRECTORS WANTS TOTAL DIVIDEND RELATIVE TO 2017 TO REMAIN AT THE SAME LEVEL AS 2016‍​.PROPOSED FINAL DIVIDEND TO BE COMMUNICATED ON MARCH 13, 2018‍​.  Full Article

Bpost Q3 operating income (revenues) up at 647.6 million euros
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - BPOST SA ::Q3 NET PROFIT OF BPOST UNDER BGAAP EUR 52.0 MILLION (NOT 53.5 MILLION) VERSUS EUR 50.5 MILLION (NOT 52.0 MILLION) YEAR AGO‍​.REPORTS Q3 RESULTS‍​.Q3 OPERATING INCOME (REVENUE) EUR 647.6 MILLION, UP 20.4 PERCENT.OUTLOOK FOR 2017 RECONFIRMED‍​.Q3 EBITDA IN LINE WITH LAST YEAR AND GUIDANCE AT EUR 110.3 MILLION.Q3 DOMESTIC PARCEL VOLUME GROWTH OF +32.8 PERCENT.SEES RECURRING EBITDA AND DIVIDEND FOR 2017 AT THE SAME LEVELS AS 2016 (ADDS "SEES").Q3 UNDERLYING DOMESTIC MAIL VOLUME DECLINE OF 5.3 PERCENT.GROSS CAPEX EXPECTED TO BE AROUND EUR 90.0 MILLION FOR 2017.Q3 NET PROFIT EUR 60.0 MILLION VERSUS EUR 60.8 MILLION YEAR AGO‍​.  Full Article

Bpost to acquire Radial
Monday, 9 Oct 2017 

Oct 9 (Reuters) - BPOST SA ::BPOST TO ACCELERATE THE EXPANSION OF ITS E-COMMERCE LOGISTICS BUSINESS WITH THE ACQUISITION OF RADIAL.‍BPOST WILL ACQUIRE 100% OF SHARES OF RADIAL FOR AN ENTERPRISE VALUE OF $820 MILLION​.‍EXPECTED NORMALIZED ANNUAL REVENUES OF RADIAL FOR 2017 ARE FORECASTED BETWEEN $970 AND $1,020 MILLION.THE EXPECTED NORMALIZED EBITDA OF RADIAL IS FORECASTED TO BE BETWEEN $65 AND $70 MILLION IN 2017​​.‍TRANSACTION WILL HAVE A POSITIVE IMPACT ON EARNINGS PER SHARE AS FROM 2020​.‍TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE IN LAST QUARTER OF 2017, SUBJECT TO CUSTOMARY CLOSING CONDITIONS.​.  Full Article

UPDATE 2-European shares fall on doubts over U.S.-China trade truce

LONDON, Dec 4 European shares fell on Tuesday led lower by auto stocks as investors started to question whether the truce agreed by the United States and China on their trade dispute would lead to a long-term deal.