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Essentra PLC (ESNT.L)

ESNT.L on London Stock Exchange

373.60GBp
16 Nov 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Essentra's LFL Revenue Unchanged In Q3
Friday, 19 Oct 2018 

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::SAYS LIKE-FOR-LIKE REVENUE WAS UNCHANGED (+1.5%, ADJUSTING FOR CLOSURE OF NEWPORT CARTONS SITE) IN Q3.SAYS OUTLOOK FOR FULL YEAR REMAINS AS PREVIOUSLY COMMUNICATED..SAYS REMAIN CONFIDENT THAT CO IS ON TRACK TO DELIVER AN IMPROVEMENT IN BOTH REVENUE AND OPERATING MARGIN.  Full Article

Essentra Says HY Basic Adj.EPS Higher By 2.3 Pct To 11 Pence
Friday, 3 Aug 2018 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::INTERIM DIVIDEND 6.3 PENCEPER SHARE.SAYS HY 2018 REVENUE DECREASED 1.8PCT (INCREASED 1.7PCT AT CONSTANT FX) TO 513.1 MILLION STG, WITH LFL REVENUE UNCHANGED.SAYS HY REPORTED OPERATING PROFIT GROWTH OF 7.6 PERCENT (AT CONSTANT FX) TO 26.0 MILLION STG.SAYS HY BASIC ADJUSTED EPS HIGHER BY 2.3 PERCENT (AT CONSTANT FX) TO 11.0 PENCE.  Full Article

Essentra Divests Trade & Assets Of Swiftbrook
Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 

July 31 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::DIVESTMENT OF SWIFTBROOK IN PACKAGING DIVISION.DIVESTMENT OF TRADE AND ASSETS OF SWIFTBROOK, IRELAND TO GRAPHIC AND PAPER MERCHANTS HOLDINGS FOR UNDISCLOSED CONSIDERATION.  Full Article

Essentra Announces Acquisition Of Nolato Hertila
Friday, 6 Jul 2018 

July 6 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::ACQUISITION OF NOLATO HERTILA IN COMPONENTS.ACQUISITION OF NOLATO HERTILA IN COMPONENTS DIVISION.DEAL FOR A CASH CONSIDERATION OF APPROXIMATELY SEK 58M.HERTILA HAS BEEN ACQUIRED ON A CASH-FREE, DEBT-FREE BASIS, FUNDED FROM EXISTING FACILITIES.TRANSACTION WILL BE IMMEDIATELY EARNINGS ENHANCING TO COMPANY.  Full Article

Essentra Says Appoints New Chief Financial Officer
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 

May 30 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::APPOINTMENT OF NEW CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.SAYS APPOINTMENT OF LILY LIU TO BOARD WITH EFFECT FROM 15 NOVEMBER, TO SUCCEED STEFAN SCHELLINGER AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.CFO STEFAN SCHELLINGER WILL RETIRE FROM BOARD ON 15 NOVEMBER 2018 AND LEAVE ESSENTRA ON 30 NOVEMBER 2018.  Full Article

Xaar Says Lily Liu, Chief Financial Officer, To Leave Company
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 

May 30 (Reuters) - Xaar Plc ::SAYS LILY LIU, CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, HAS DECIDED TO LEAVE COMPANY.SAYS LIU TO TAKE UP POSITION OF CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER AT ESSENTRA, A FTSE 250 COMPANY.SAYS FORMAL PROCESS TO RECRUIT LIU'S SUCCESSOR HAS COMMENCED.  Full Article

Essentra Says Group Finance Director To Leave
Thursday, 19 Apr 2018 

April 19 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::BOARD AND STEFAN SCHELLINGER, GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR SINCE OCTOBER 2015, HAVE MUTUALLY AGREED THAT STEFAN WILL LEAVE BUSINESS LATER THIS YEAR.  Full Article

Essentra Confirms Expectation Of Return To Like-For-Like Revenue Growth And Margin Expansion In FY 2018
Thursday, 19 Apr 2018 

April 19 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::TRADING FOR FINANCIAL YEAR TO DATE HAS BEEN IN LINE WITH BOARD'S EXPECTATIONS.YEAR TO DATE LIKE-FOR-LIKE REVENUE GROWTH OF C. 2%.CONFIRMS ITS EXPECTATION OF A RETURN TO LIKE-FOR-LIKE REVENUE GROWTH AND MARGIN EXPANSION IN FULL YEAR 2018.  Full Article

Essentra Acquires Micro Plastics For Undisclosed Sum
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Essentra Plc ::ACQUIRED 100 PCT OF SHARE CAPITAL OF MICRO PLASTICS FOR AN UNDISCLOSED CASH CONSIDERATION.  Full Article

Essentra says ‍trading in Q3 showed modest like-for-like revenue growth for overall group​
Monday, 23 Oct 2017 

Oct 23 (Reuters) - ESSENTRA PLC ::‍TRADING IN Q3 2017 SHOWED MODEST LIKE-FOR-LIKE REVENUE GROWTH FOR OVERALL GROUP​.‍"CONTINUES TO ANTICIPATE THAT COMPONENT SOLUTIONS WILL GENERATE A SIMILARLY STRONG RESULT IN H2 COMPARED TO FIRST HALF OF YEAR"​.IN Q3 ‍IMPROVED TRENDS IN ALL THREE DIVISIONS COMPARED TO HALF YEAR 2017​.SEES ‍FILTER PRODUCTS TO DELIVER AN IMPROVED TREND IN BOTH LIKE-FOR-LIKE REVENUE GROWTH AND ADJUSTED OPERATING MARGIN IN H2​.‍IN HEALTH & PERSONAL CARE PACKAGING DETERIORATION IN LIKE-FOR-LIKE REVENUE GROWTH IS EXPECTED TO MODERATE MODESTLY IN H2 IS TO BE SLIGHTLY LOWER THAN HY 2017​.IN HEALTH & PERSONAL CARE PACKAGING, ADJUSTED OPERATING MARGIN IN H2 IS ANTICIPATED TO BE SLIGHTLY LOWER THAN HY 2017, OWING TO PROFIT IMPLICATIONS OF HURRICANE MARIA ON SITES IN PUERTO RICO.  Full Article

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