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Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Spirent Communications Appoints Eric Updyke As CEO-Designate
Monday, 1 Apr 2019 

April 1 (Reuters) - Spirent Communications plc ::APPOINTMENT OF CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER.ERIC UPDYKE HAS BEEN APPOINTED AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER-DESIGNATE OF SPIRENT COMMUNICATIONS PLC.UPDYKE WILL BE APPOINTED AS A DIRECTOR OF COMPANY AND TAKE UP CEO POSITION FOLLOWING AGM ON 1 MAY 2019.  Full Article

Spirent Says CEO Eric Hutchinson To Retire
Thursday, 15 Nov 2018 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Spirent Communications plc ::PERFORMANCE DELIVERY IS ON PLAN WITH FURTHER GOOD MOMENTUM ENJOYED IN Q3 OF 2018.ORDER INTAKE FOR NINE MONTHS SHOWED "SOLID GROWTH" ON SAME PERIOD IN 2017.CONTINUE TO EXPECT A WEIGHTING TO SECOND HALF OF YEAR.EXPECTS TO AT LEAST DELIVER ITS EXPECTATIONS FOR CURRENT FINANCIAL YEAR.CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER ERIC HUTCHINSON HAS NOTIFIED BOARD OF HIS DESIRE TO RETIRE.BOARD IS INITIATING A RECRUITMENT PROCESS, ERIC AGREED TO CONTINUE IN CURRENT ROLE UNTIL SUCCESSOR IS APPOINTED.  Full Article

Spirent Communications Says ‍FY Adjusted Basic EPS Up 43 Pct
Thursday, 8 Mar 2018 

March 8 (Reuters) - Spirent Communications Plc ::FY ‍ADJUSTED OPERATING PROFIT UP 27 PER CENT TO $58.9 MILLION​.‍FY ADJUSTED BASIC EPS UP 43 PER CENT TO 7.55 CENTS​.FY ‍REVENUE $454.8 MILLION VERSUS $457.9​ MILLION YEAR AGP.‍FINAL DIVIDEND PROPOSED FOR 2017 OF 2.40 CENTS PER ORDINARY SHARE IS EQUIVALENT TO 1.73 PENCE PER ORDINARY SHARE.​.‍SPECIAL DIVIDEND PROPOSED FOR 2017 OF 5.00 CENTS PER ORDINARY SHARE IS EQUIVALENT TO 3.60 PENCE PER ORDINARY SHARE​.‍2018 RESULTS WILL ONCE AGAIN BE WEIGHTED TO SECOND HALF​.‍BOARD IS CONFIDENT THAT GROUP WILL SHOW PROGRESS IN 2018​.  Full Article

Spirent HY operating profit of $11.3 million
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Spirent Communications Plc ::H1 REVENUE 213.6 MILLION USD VERSUS 213.5 MILLION USD YEAR AGO.SPIRENT COMMUNICATIONS PLC - HY OPERATING PROFIT $11.3 MILLION VERSUS $3.1 MILLION YEAR AGO.SPIRENT COMMUNICATIONS PLC - HY PROFIT BEFORE TAX $14.4 MILLION VERSUS $2.0 MILLION YEAR AGO.HY REVENUE OF $213.6 MILLION VERSUS. $213.5 MILLION.HY BOOK TO BILL OF $93 MILLION VERSUS. $104 MILLION.HY ADJUSTED BASIC EPS UP 86 PER CENT TO 2.10 CENTS.HY BASIC EARNINGS PER SHARE 1.85 CENTS.BOARD'S EXPECTATIONS FOR PROFIT FOR FULL YEAR REMAINS UNCHANGED.SPIRENT- TAKING INTO ACCOUNT EXIT OF SOME NON-CORE PRODUCT LINES, IMPACT OF ETHERNET TESTING DELAYS IN US, EXPECT REVENUES FOR YEAR TO BE BROADLY FLAT.  Full Article

Spirent Communications says Bill Thomas will become non-executive chairman
Friday, 19 May 2017 

May 19 (Reuters) - Spirent Communications Plc :Bill Thomas will become non-executive chairman of board with effect from 19 may 2017.  Full Article

Ex-divs to take 3.6 points off FTSE 100 on March 14

LONDON, March 11 The following FTSE 100 companies will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the effect of the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take 3.6 points off the index. RIC Name Dividend Dividend Unadjusted Stock Max Type Currency Dividend