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Kws Saat SE (KWSG.DE)

KWSG.DE on Xetra

263.50EUR
14 Dec 2018
Change (% chg)

€3.00 (+1.15%)
Prev Close
€260.50
Open
€262.50
Day's High
€264.00
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€258.00
Volume
2,599
Avg. Vol
2,071
52-wk High
€362.50
52-wk Low
€252.00

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

KWS FY 2017/18 EBIT At EUR 132.6 MILLION
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - KWS Saat SE ::DGAP-NEWS: KWS SURPASSES OWN EARNINGS TARGET.NET SALES IN FISCAL 2017/2018 WERE EUR1,068.0 MILLION AND SO ABOUT AT SAME LEVEL OF PREVIOUS YEAR.FY EBIT REMAINED CONSTANT YEAR OVER YEAR AT EUR132.6 MILLION.FY NET INCOME WAS EUR99.7 MILLION FOLLOWING EUR97.7 MILLION YEAR BEFORE.TO PROPOSE A DIVIDEND OF EUR3.20 (3.20) FOR FISCAL YEAR 2017/2018.FORECAST: NET SALES GROWTH AND EXPANSION OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AND DISTRIBUTION ACTIVITIES.CAPITAL SPENDING IN FISCAL 2018/2019 WILL FOCUS ON EXPANSION, WILL EXCEED EUR100 MILLION.  Full Article

KWS Saat to change legal form, plans 1:5 stock split
Monday, 3 Sep 2018 

Sept 3 (Reuters) - Kws Saat SE ::SAYS KWS PLANS A CHANGE IN LEGAL FORM AND A STOCK SPLIT.SAYS DECIDED TODAY TO PREPARE A CHANGE IN LEGAL FORM TO A PARTNERSHIP LIMITED BY SHARES (KGAA) AND A STOCK SPLIT AT A RATIO OF 1:5.SAYS AS PART OF CHANGE IN LEGAL FORM, KWS SAAT SE WOULD BE CONVERTED INTO AN SE & CO. KGAA.SAYS AS A KGAA, KWS WILL BE ABLE TO LEVERAGE FUTURE GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES WITH GREATER AGILITY AND FLEXIBILITY AND RAISE EQUITY REQUIRED FOR THAT WITHOUT LOSING COMPANY'S CHARACTER AS A LISTED FAMILY BUSINESS.SAYS CONCURRENTLY, THERE IS TO BE A CAPITAL INCREASE FROM COMPANY FUNDS, I.E. RESERVES WILL BE CONVERTED INTO CAPITAL STOCK.SAYS STOCK SPLIT WILL NOT RESULT IN ANY CHANGES TO STAKES HELD.SAYS SHAREHOLDERS DO NOT NEED TO MAKE ANY ADDITIONAL CASH PAYMENTS.  Full Article

KWS Annual Shareholders' Meeting Ratifies Dividend Increase
Thursday, 14 Dec 2017 

Dec 14 (Reuters) - KWS SAAT SE ::DGAP-NEWS: KWS' ANNUAL SHAREHOLDERS' MEETING RATIFIES DIVIDEND INCREASE.GUIDANCE FOR 2017/2018 UNCHANGED.  Full Article

KWS Saat Q1 net loss widens to 38.5 million euros
Thursday, 23 Nov 2017 

Nov 23 (Reuters) - KWS SAAT SE ::‍HAS INCREASED ITS NET SALES BY 2.0% TO EUR136.0 MILLION IN OPENING QUARTER OF FISCAL 2017/201​.‍HAS INCREASED ITS NET SALES BY 2.0% TO EUR136.0 MILLION IN OPENING QUARTER OF FISCAL 2017/2018​.‍NET SALES AND EARNINGS EXPECTATIONS UNCHANGED​.‍EBIT IS TYPICALLY NEGATIVE AFTER Q1 AND WAS EUR -38.8 (PREVIOUS YEAR: -28.8) MILLION​.Q1 ‍NET INCOME AFTER TAXES DECLINED BY 10.6% TO EUR -38.5 (-34.8) MILLION​.  Full Article

KWS Group proposes dividend increase to EUR 3.20/shr​
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - KWS SAAT SE :DGAP-NEWS: KWS GROUP WITH SIGNIFICANT IMPROVEMENT IN EARNINGS - DIVIDEND INCREASE PROPOSED.HAS INCREASED ITS NET SALES BY 3.7% TO EUR1,075.2 MILLION AT END OF FISCAL 2016/2017​.‍DIVIDEND TO RISE TO EUR3.20​.FY EBIT) WAS EUR131.6 MILLION, A SHARP IMPROVEMENT OVER PREVIOUS YEAR​.‍FOR CURRENT FISCAL YEAR, ANTICIPATES A SLIGHT INCREASE IN NET SALES AND ANOTHER DOUBLE-DIGIT EBIT RETURN​.  Full Article

KWS Saat 9-month net income up 33 pct at 128.5 million euros
Tuesday, 23 May 2017 

May 23 (Reuters) - KWS SAAT SE ::EBIT INCREASED BY 32.2% TO €170.1 (128.7) MILLION IN THE FIRST THREE QUARTERS OF FISCAL 2016/2017.9-MONTH INCOME TAXES WERE €58.0 (46.5) MILLION ON EARNINGS BEFORE TAXES (EBT) OF €186.5 (143.1) MILLION.9-MONTH 33.0% IMPROVEMENT IN NET INCOME TO €128.5 (96.6) MILLION.NOW EXPECTS THE KWS GROUP TO INCREASE NET SALES BY JUST OVER 5% AND POST AN EBIT MARGIN OF AT LEAST 11% AT THE END OF THE FISCAL YEAR.  Full Article

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