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Johnson Matthey PLC (JMAT.L)

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Johnson Matthey Appoints Jason Apter As Sector Chief Executive, Health
Friday, 2 Mar 2018 

March 2 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey Plc ::APPOINTMENT OF SECTOR CHIEF EXECUTIVE, HEALTH.‍APPOINTMENT OF SECTOR CHIEF EXECUTIVE, HEALTH​.‍APPOINTMENT OF JASON APTER AS SECTOR CHIEF EXECUTIVE, HEALTH​.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey Says To Recognise 50 Mln Stg On U.S. Lawsuit Settlement
Wednesday, 7 Feb 2018 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey Plc ::‍LAWSUIT AGAINST JMI HAS BEEN SETTLED ON MUTUALLY ACCEPTABLE TERMS WITH NO ADMISSION OF FAULT​.‍JOHNSON MATTHEY WILL RECOGNISE A CHARGE OF £50 MILLION IN CONNECTION WITH RESOLUTION OF LAWSUIT​.‍CHARGE WILL BE EXCLUDED FROM UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT FOR YEAR ENDING 31 ST MARCH 2018​.‍POSITIVE IMPACT OF US TAX LEGISLATION ON JOHNSON MATTHEY​.‍LOWERING OF US CORPORATE TAX RATE LEADS TO A REVALUATION OF OUR US DEFERRED TAX LIABILITIES​.JOHNSON MATTHEY - ‍WE ESTIMATE WILL RESULT IN A £30 MILLION ONE-OFF NON-CASH BENEFIT IN INCOME TAX EXPENSE LINE IN INCOME STATEMENT FOR YEAR ENDING MARCH 31.‍FOR CURRENT FINANCIAL YEAR TO 31 ST MARCH 2018, WE ANTICIPATE NO CHANGE TO EFFECTIVE TAX RATE ON UNDERLYING PROFIT​.‍WE CONTINUE TO EXPECT THIS TO BE AROUND 18PCT​.‍WE EXPECT THESE CHANGES WILL REDUCE EFFECTIVE TAX RATE ON UNDERLYING PROFIT BY AROUND TWO PERCENTAGE POINTS.​.‍OUR OUTLOOK FOR YEAR ENDING 31 ST MARCH 2018 REMAINS UNCHANGED​.  Full Article

Cummins Announced Acquisition Of Johnson Matthey's UK Automotive Battery Systems Business
Wednesday, 31 Jan 2018 

Jan 31 (Reuters) - Cummins Inc ::CUMMINS AND JOHNSON MATTHEY EXPAND EFFORTS IN ELECTRIFICATION.CUMMINS INC - ANNOUNCED ACQUISITION OF JOHNSON MATTHEY'S UK AUTOMOTIVE BATTERY SYSTEMS BUSINESS.CUMMINS - AS PART OF DEAL, CO, JOHNSON MATTHEY TO ALSO COLLABORATE ON DEVELOPMENT OF HIGH ENERGY BATTERY MATERIALS FOR COMMERCIAL HEAVY DUTY APPLICATIONS.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey posts HY ‍reported EPS down 5%
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - JOHNSON MATTHEY PLC ::INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 6 PERCENT TO 21.75 PENCEPER SHARE.‍STRONG OPERATIONAL MOMENTUM CONTINUED AND FULL YEAR OUTLOOK CONFIRMED​.HY ‍REPORTED EPS DOWN 5% TO 87.9 PENCE​.FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED SEPT 30 2017, ‍REPORTED REVENUE UP 15%​.HY ‍REPORTED OPERATING PROFIT DOWN 2%​.‍INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 6% TO 21.75 PENCE REFLECTING CONFIDENCE IN MEDIUM TERM OUTLOOK​.FY 2018 ‍SALES GROWTH, AT CONSTANT RATES, IS STILL EXPECTED TO BE AROUND 6%​.‍FY 2018 OPERATING PROFIT OUTLOOK IS UNCHANGED​.‍SALES GROWTH, AT CONSTANT RATES, IS STILL EXPECTED TO BE AROUND 6% FOR YEAR ENDING 31 ST MARCH 2018​.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey confirms guidance for year ending March 31 2018
Thursday, 21 Sep 2017 

Sept 21 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey Plc ::JOHNSON MATTHEY - GUIDANCE IS CONFIRMED FOR YEAR ENDING 31ST MARCH 2018; OPERATING PROFIT EXPECTED TO BENEFIT BY £13 MILLION FROM FOREX MOVE, RESTRUCTURING.  Full Article

Intrexon, Johnson Matthey collaborate on production of peptide-based pharmaceutical ingredients
Tuesday, 13 Jun 2017 

June 13 (Reuters) - Intrexon Corporation::Intrexon and Johnson Matthey collaborate on fermentative production of peptide-based active pharmaceutical ingredients.Under terms, JM will have access to co's technologies and expertise for microbe-based fermentative production of specific target apis.Agreement also provides for milestone payments to Intrexon, as well as royalties based on net sales of commercialized products.Intrexon Corporation says Intrexon will receive a technology access fee and reimbursement for all research and development costs.Through collaboration, co to utilize proprietary microbial hosts, fermentation processes for expression of peptides with high fidelity, titer.  Full Article

Johnson says extesion of Tim Stevenson's appointment until 31 Dec 2018
Thursday, 1 Jun 2017 

June 1 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey Plc ::Says Tim Stevenson's term of appointment as non-executive director and chairman of company has been extended until 31 Dec 2018.Tim has informed company of his intention to step down as chairman by end of this term.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey posts FY pretax profit of ‍461.6​ million pounds
Thursday, 1 Jun 2017 

June 1 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey Plc :FY revenue rose 12 percent to 12.03 billion stg.Total dividend 75 penceper share.Final dividend up 5 percent to 54.5 penceper share.FY cash flow from operating activities of £523 million and free cash flow of £230 million.FY capex was £265 million, 1.7 times depreciation, with gross research and development £201 million, 5.6% of sales.FY return on invested capital increased to 18.2% from 17.3%.FY pretax profit at ‍461.6​ million stg versus 386.3 million stg year ago.For full year 2017/18, sales growth, at constant rates, is expected to be broadly in line with 6% growth delivered in second half of this year.At current exchange rates, reported results in 2017/18 will benefit from positive impact of translational foreign exchange.‍improving operating performance expected to be offset as there will be no us post-retirement medical benefit credit.There are higher non cash pension charges in 2017/18.FY net debt at 31st March 2017 was £715.7 million.  Full Article

FTSE 100 recoups losses as oil majors climb, Plus500 nose-dives

April 12 Oil stocks led Britain's FTSE 100 higher on Friday, but trading was muted as the U.S. corporate earnings season began. A plunge in revenue took down mid-cap online trading platform Plus500 and its peers.