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Hexagon AB (HEXAb.ST)

HEXAb.ST on Stockholm Stock Exchange

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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 


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

Hexagon acquires Finnish software company Nestix
Monday, 13 Jun 2016 

Hexagon Ab says: Acquires Nestix Oy, provider of data-centric software solutions for managing and optimising steel fabrication. . Nestix has over 500 customers in 40 countries. .Nestix will be fully consolidated as of Monday. The acquisition has no significant impact on Hexagon's earnings..  Full Article

UPDATE 2-Prosecutor asks for 18-month prison term for Hexagon CEO Rollen

OSLO, Nov 29 Hexagon Chief Executive Ola Rollen, on trial in Norway for suspected insider share trading, should be sentenced to 18 months in prison if found guilty, the prosecutor in the case told the court on Wednesday.