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Hexagon AB (HEXAb.ST)

HEXAb.ST on Stockholm Stock Exchange

489.30SEK
22 Feb 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Hexagon expects 72 mln euro tax income boost in Q4 due to U.S. tax reform
Monday, 15 Jan 2018 

Jan 15 (Reuters) - Hexagon ::POSITIVELY AFFECTED BY US TAX REFORM.SAYS ‍EXPECTS A ONE-OFF POSITIVE TAX INCOME OF APPROXIMATELY 72 MEUR DURING Q4 OF 2017​.SAYS ‍ONE-OFF POSITIVE TAX EFFECT WILL NOT IMPACT CASH FLOW​.SAYS ‍DOES NOT EXPECT ANY SIGNIFICANT CHANGES IN GROUP TAX RATE FOR 2018 BASED ON CURRENT ESTIMATES​.  Full Article

Hexagon CEO says optimistic that PPM unit could grow again in 2018
Friday, 27 Oct 2017 

Oct 27 (Reuters) - Hexagon AB :Hexagon CEO says cautiously optimistic that PPM could grow again in FY2018.  Full Article

Hexagon says CFO to stand in while CEO Rollen in court
Friday, 27 Oct 2017 

Oct 27 (Reuters) - Hexagon AB :Hexagon cfo and evp to act as ceo during periods of ola rollén's unavailability due to court.  Full Article

Gimv-backed Luciad acquired by Hexagon
Wednesday, 4 Oct 2017 

Oct 4 (Reuters) - GIMV INVESTERINGSMAATSCHAPPIJ VOOR VLANDEREN NV ::GIMV-BACKED LUCIAD ACQUIRED BY HEXAGON.  Full Article

Hexagon buys 5D visualisation and analysis firm Luciad
Wednesday, 4 Oct 2017 

Oct 4 (Reuters) - Hexagon :Hexagon acquires Luciad, a leading provider of 5D visualisation and analysis solutions.Says company's turnover for 2016 amounted to 16 MEUR.Says Luciad will be fully consolidated as of today, operating within hexagon's geospatial division.  Full Article

Capital Group cuts Hexagon stake to 4.96 pct of shares
Friday, 28 Oct 2016 

Hexagon :Capital Group Companies Inc. ("CGC") cuts stake to 4.96 percent of shares, a FSA filing shows on Friday.  Full Article

Hexagon CEO says acquisition prices currently at all-time high
Monday, 8 Aug 2016 

Hexagon CEO Ola Rollen in conference call with reporters: Says seeing acquisition prices at all-time high levels, has around 2 billion euros ($2.22 billion) to buy for without making share issue . Says on high acquisition prices: "That holds for pretty much all industries that I have insight in" Further company coverage: [HEXAb.ST] ($1 = 0.9022 euros) (Reporting by Johannes Hellstrom) ((johannes.hellstrom@thomsonreuters.com; +4687001008; Reuters Messaging: johannes.hellstrom.reuters.com@reuters.net)).  Full Article

Hexagon CEO says U.K. sales have stabilized in Q3 after Q2 hit by Brexit fears
Monday, 8 Aug 2016 

Hexagon CEO Ola Rollen in conference call with reporters: Says negative effect from Brexit worries on Q2 sales in the U.K. has subsided in July . Says saw a fairly sharp slowdown in the U.K. both ahead of and the week after Brexit vote, has stabilized since . Says saw underlying sales decline of 25 pct in the U.K. in Q2 . Says the U.K. makes up 4 pct of group sales, with main part in construction Further company coverage: [HEXAb.ST] (Stockholm Newsroom) ((stockholm.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +46 (0)8-700 10 10;)).  Full Article

Hexagon Q2 core earnings just lag forecasts
Monday, 8 Aug 2016 

Hexagon AB : Q2 using fixed exchange rates and a comparable group structure, net sales increased by 3 per cent . Q2 operating earnings (EBIT1) increased by 6 per cent to 187.1 MEUR (177.3) . Reuters poll: Hexagon Q2 organic sales growth was seen at 3 percent, EBIT 189 million euros ($209.41 million) . Shares drop 1.7 pct at 1110 GMT, was down 0.9 pct ahead of results . Says while growth accelerated in manufacturing and remained strong in construction, the oil and gas business experienced a weaker quarter due to tough comparison numbers and postponed opportunitites . Says we believe Q3 will produce similar results in this segment (pp&m) before turning to positive growth in Q4. . Says Western Europe recorded 8 pct organic growth with strong growth in Germany, France, Spain and the Nordic countries . Says the UK however, impacted by market uncertainties related to Brexit, recorded double digit negative growth . Says in the Americas, North America recorded positive organic growth .Says organic growth in China was 6 pct.  Full Article

Hexagon acquires NESTIX Oy
Monday, 13 Jun 2016 

Hexagon: Hexagon says acquisition has no significant impact on hexagon's earnings .Hexagon Acquires Nestix Oy, A Leading Provider Of Data-Centric software solutions for managing and optimising steel fabrication.  Full Article

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European shares recover from seven-day losing streak

MILAN/LONDON European shares broke a seven-day losing streak on Wednesday as investors took heart from a recovery on Wall Street and reduced volatility, returning their focus to some upbeat company earnings.