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Smiths Group PLC (SMIN.L)

SMIN.L on London Stock Exchange

1,416.00GBp
16 Nov 2018
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-14.00 (-0.98%)
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Smiths Group To Buy United Flexible For $345 Mln
Thursday, 4 Oct 2018 

Oct 4 (Reuters) - Smiths Group PLC ::ACQUISITION.PROPOSED DEAL FOR ENTERPRISE VALUE OF $345 MLN.FURTHER STRENGTHENS FLEX-TEK WITH ACQUISITION OF UNITED FLEXIBLE FOR $345M.AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE UNITED FLEXIBLE.ACQUISITION CONSIDERATION WILL BE PAYABLE FROM EXISTING CASH AND BANK FACILITIES.  Full Article

Smiths Group Says Smiths Detection Secures Multiple Contracts To Deliver Enhanced Detection Solutions
Friday, 21 Sep 2018 

Sept 21 (Reuters) - Smiths Group PLC ::SECURES MULTIPLE CONTRACTS TO DELIVER ENHANCED DETECTION SOLUTIONS AND BOLSTER CHINA'S SECURITY MEASURES.  Full Article

Smiths Group Says FY Revenue 3.21 Bln Stg, Up 2 Pct
Friday, 21 Sep 2018 

Sept 21 (Reuters) - Smiths Group PLC ::FY REVENUE 3.213 BILLION STG VERSUS 3.28 BILLION STG YEAR AGO.FY HEADLINE REVENUE 3,213 MILLION STG VERSUS 3,280 MILLION STG.PROPOSED FINAL DIVIDEND OF 30.75 PENCE PER SHARE..FY HEADLINE PRE-TAX PROFIT 487 MILLION STG VERSUS 528 MILLION STG.FY STATUTORY PRE-TAX PROFIT 435 MILLION STG VERSUS 601 MILLION STG.$30M SYNERGIES FROM THE MORPHO ACQUISITION WILL BE DELIVERED AHEAD OF SCHEDULE.IN FY2019 WE ANTICIPATE AT LEAST SUSTAINING RATE OF UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH.GROUP PERFORMANCE IN FY2019 IS EXPECTED TO BE WEIGHTED TOWARDS SECOND HALF.SMITHS GROUP - AGREEMENT TO SELL SMITHS MEDICAL'S STERILE WATER BOTTLING BUSINESS FOR $40M.SMITHS GROUP - IN FY2019 FOREIGN EXCHANGE WILL PROVIDE A TAILWIND TO REPORTED HEADLINE REVENUE AND OPERATING PROFIT, IF CURRENT RATES PREVAIL..SMITHS - AGREED SALE OF STERILE WATER BOTTLING BUSINESS TO AMSINO HEALTHCARE EXPECTED TO COMPLETE IN FIRST HALF OF FY2019.IN SMITHS MEDICAL, REGULATORY AND CONTRACT CHALLENGES WILL PROGRESSIVELY ABATE IN FY 2019.IN SMITHS MEDICAL, ANTICIPATE REVENUE RETURNING TO GROWTH IN THE SECOND HALF OF FY 2019.  Full Article

Smiths Group Ends Talks On Merger Of Smiths Medical With ICU Medical
Thursday, 13 Sep 2018 

Sept 13 (Reuters) - Smiths Group Plc ::STATEMENT RE SMITHS MEDICAL.DISCUSSIONS WITH ICU MEDICAL HAVE ENDED BECAUSE PARTIES HAVE BEEN UNABLE TO AGREE TERMS OF A COMBINATION.WILL CONTINUE TO REVIEW ALL OPTIONS FOR ITS BUSINESSES TO ENHANCE ITS LEADERSHIP POSITIONS AND OPTIMISE VALUE FOR SMITHS SHAREHOLDERS.REMAIN CONFIDENT THAT STRATEGY FOR SMITHS MEDICAL WILL "DRIVE MARKET OUTPERFORMANCE".SMITHS MEDICAL WILL CONTINUE TO CAPITALISE ON INCREASED INVESTMENT THAT IT IS MAKING IN NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT.SMITHS MEDICAL TO CONTINUE STRATEGY TO FOCUS ON ORGANIC GROWTH, INVESTING IN RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT.  Full Article

Smiths Group, ICU Medical In Talks About Healthcare Merger - Source
Sunday, 27 May 2018 

May 27 (Reuters) - :SMITHS GROUP, ICU MEDICAL IN TALKS ABOUT HEALTHCARE MERGER - SOURCE.  Full Article

Smiths Group to sell John Crane's Bearings business to Miba AG
Monday, 22 Jan 2018 

Jan 22 (Reuters) - Smiths Group Plc ::DIVESTMENT OF JOHN CRANE'S BEARINGS BUSINESS.‍DIVESTS JOHN CRANE'S BEARINGS BUSINESS FOR $35M​.  Full Article

Smiths Group says ‍unit receives $7.1 mln order
Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Smiths Group Plc ::Says ‍unit receives order for vehicle scanning technologies from U.S. Customs and border protection totaling $7.1 million​.  Full Article

Smiths Group Q1 underlying revenue falls 2 pct
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Smiths Group Plc :SMITHS GROUP - ‍REVENUE DURING Q1 DECREASED 2% ON UNDERLYING BASIS, PRIMARILY DUE TO ORDER TIMING.SMITHS GROUP PLC - ‍MANAGEMENT EXPECTATIONS FOR FULL YEAR REMAIN UNCHANGED, WITH GROUP RETURNING TO GROWTH FOR FY2018​.SMITHS GROUP PLC - ‍DURING PERIOD, FURTHER STEPS WERE TAKEN TO DE-RISK GROUP'S PENSION LIABILITIES THROUGH A £207 MILLION BULK ANNUITY BUY-IN AGREEMENT​.SMITHS GROUP PLC - ‍OVER 95 PCT OF GROUP'S TOTAL PENSION LIABILITIES ARE NOW HEDGED THROUGH OUR LIABILITY INVESTMENT STRATEGY​.  Full Article

Bodycote appoints Anne Quinn as non-executive chairman
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - Bodycote Plc ::BODYCOTE PLC - ‍HAS APPOINTED ANNE QUINN CBE AS NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN WITH EFFECT FROM 1 JANUARY 2018​.BODYCOTE PLC - ‍ALAN WILL STEP DOWN AS CHAIRMAN AND RETIRE AS A DIRECTOR ON 31 DECEMBER 2017​.BODYCOTE PLC - ‍ANNE IS CURRENTLY A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF SMITHS GROUP PLC, HAVING JOINED BOARD IN 2009​.  Full Article

Smiths Group says extends pension de-risking
Friday, 20 Oct 2017 

Oct 20 (Reuters) - Smiths Group Plc ::‍TRUSTEE OF SMITHS INDUSTRIES PENSION SCHEME HAS ENTERED INTO A BULK ANNUITY BUY-IN AGREEMENT WITH CANADA LIFE​.‍BUY-IN POLICY COVERS LIABILITIES TOTALLING £207M RELATING TO OVER 2,000 LEGACY SCHEME PENSIONERS AND DEPENDANTS​.‍THROUGH A SERIES OF BUY-INS, AROUND £0.5BN OF SMITHS INDUSTRIES PENSION SCHEME LIABILITIES HAS NOW BEEN INSURED​.  Full Article

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