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DS Smith PLC (SMDS.L)

SMDS.L on London Stock Exchange

337.20GBp
18 Jan 2019
Change (% chg)

9.10 (+2.77%)
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328.10
Open
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338.40
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328.10
Volume
4,920,370
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5,661,701
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542.45
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285.83

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

DS Smith Receives Acceptances Representing 98.8 Pct Of Europac's Total Share Capital
Thursday, 17 Jan 2019 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - DS Smith PLC ::EUROPAC RESULT OF FINAL OFFER.FINAL CONDITION OF DS SMITH'S PROPOSED ACQUISITION OF EUROPAC HAS BEEN SATISFIED.NOTES BOARD OF SPANISH SECURITIES MARKET COMMISSION ANNOUNCED RESULT OF TENDER OFFER BY CO TO EUROPAC SHAREHOLDERS.ACCEPTANCES REPRESENTING 98.8% OF TOTAL SHARE CAPITAL OF EUROPAC HAVE BEEN RECEIVED BY DS SMITH.COMPLETION OF ACQUISITION EXPECTED TO TAKE PLACE AROUND 22 JANUARY.  Full Article

DS Smith Bid For Europac Accepted By 98.83 Pct Of Shares - CNMV
Thursday, 17 Jan 2019 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - Comision Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV)::DS SMITH <<>> BID FOR EUROPAC <<>> ACCEPTED BY 98.83 PERCENT OF SHARES TO WHICH BID WAS ADDRESSED.  Full Article

DS Smith Extends Acceptance Period For Europac Bid To Jan. 11
Thursday, 20 Dec 2018 

Dec 20 (Reuters) - DS Smith ::EXTENDS ACCEPTANCE PERIOD FOR EUROPAC <<>> TO JAN. 11, 2019.  Full Article

DS Smith Explores Sale of Plastics Division; HY Profit Rises
Thursday, 6 Dec 2018 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - DS Smith PLC ::DS SMITH PLC -HY REPORTED REVENUE £3,073M +15%.DS SMITH PLC - HY ADJUSTED OPERATING PROFIT £304M +32%.DS SMITH PLC - HY PROFIT BEFORE TAX £162M +27%.DS SMITH PLC - INTERIM DIVIDEND PER SHARE 5.2P +14%.DS SMITH PLC - OUTLOOK REMAINS POSITIVE AS WE BEGIN OUR SECOND HALF WITH GOOD MOMENTUM.DS SMITH PLC - RECOVERY OF PAPER PRICE INCREASES THAT HAS BEEN ONGOING OVER PAST 12 - 18 MONTHS IS NOW COMPLETED.DS SMITH - HAS CONCLUDED THAT IT IS AN ATTRACTIVE ASSET WITH GOOD GROWTH PROSPECTS, AND NOW EXPLORING OPPORTUNITIES FOR A POTENTIAL SALE OF DIVISION.DS SMITH PLC - AS SUCH, PLASTICS DIVISION IS NOW BEING TREATED AS DISCONTINUED.  Full Article

DS Smith Confirms Underwriters Procured Subscribers For New Ordinary Shares
Wednesday, 25 Jul 2018 

July 25 (Reuters) - DS Smith PLC ::CONFIRMS UNDERWRITERS PROCURED SUBSCRIBERS FOR ALL 10.2 MILLION NEW ORDINARY SHARES FOR WHICH VALID ACCEPTANCES WERE NOT RECEIVED AT 500P/SHARE.  Full Article

Bookrunner Says Deal Orders Below 500 Pence Risk Missing Deal In DS Smith Rights Issue
Wednesday, 25 Jul 2018 

July 25 (Reuters) - Bookrunner: :DS SMITH PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS DEAL ORDERS BELOW 500P RISK MISSING DEAL IN DS SMITH RIGHTS ISSUE.  Full Article

DS Smith's Bid For Europac Is Admitted For Processing - Spain's Regulator
Monday, 16 Jul 2018 

July 16 (Reuters) - Spanish National Securities Market Commission (CNMV)::SAYS ADMITTED APPLICATION FOR AUTHORIZATION OF TAKEOVER BID SUBMITTED BY DS SMITH FOR EUROPAC <<>>.  Full Article

DS Smith Says Shareholders Approved Europac Acquisition
Tuesday, 10 Jul 2018 

July 10 (Reuters) - DS Smith PLC::RESOLUTION PROPOSED TO APPROVE ACQUISITION OF EUROPAC WAS PASSED AS AN ORDINARY RESOLUTION AT GENERAL MEETING.  Full Article

DS Smith Files Request To Regulator For Authorization Of Its Bid Over Europac
Thursday, 5 Jul 2018 

July 5 (Reuters) - DS Smith PLC::SAYS FILES REQUEST TO REGULATOR FOR AUTHORIZATION OF ITS BID OVER EUROPAC <<>>.SAYS TO PRESENT REGULATOR BANK GUARANTEES WORTH 1.67 BILLION EUROS TO GUARANTEE FULL PAYMENT OF OFFER OVER EUROPAC.  Full Article

DS Smith Says Non-Exec Director Ian Griffiths Stepped Down
Friday, 29 Jun 2018 

June 29 (Reuters) - DS Smith PLC ::IAN GRIFFITHS, NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, STEPPED DOWN FROM BOARD ON 28 JUNE 2018.  Full Article

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