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Umicore SA (UMI.BR)

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Umicore Says Fire At Facility In Hoboken Now Extinguished
Wednesday, 12 Sep 2018 

Sept 12 (Reuters) - UMICORE SA ::SAYS FIRE AT FACILITY IN HOBOKEN NOW EXTINGUISHED.IMPACT OF THE INCIDENT IS BEING EVALUATED AT THE MOMENT.  Full Article

Umicore Says Ramp Up Of Costs In Battery Materials Is Not Linear - Conf Call
Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 

July 31 (Reuters) - UMICORE SA ::UMICORE - THE RAMP UP OF COSTS IN BATTERY MATERIALS IS NOT LINEAR - CONF CALL.ON COBALT PRICES: PRICES HAVE BEEN AFFECTED BY CAPACITY INCREASES AND OVERSTOCKING AT START OF YEAR - CONF CALL.  Full Article

Umicore Outlines Its European Production Roadmap For Cathode Materials
Friday, 1 Jun 2018 

June 1 (Reuters) - UMICORE SA ::HAS NOW SELECTED A SITE IN NYSA, POLAND, FOR THIS INVESTMENT.FIRST PHASE OF THIS INVESTMENT IS INCLUDED IN THE € 660 MILLION PROGRAMME AND IS DUE TO START DELIVERIES IN LATE 2020..HAS NOW SELECTED A SITE IN NYSA, POLAND, FOR PLANT TO MANUFACTURE CATHODE MATERIALS.THE FIRST PHASE IS EXPECTED TO CREATE UP TO 400 JOBS.TO BUILD A NEW PROCESS COMPETENCE CENTER AT ITS EXISTING SITE IN OLEN, BELGIUM.THIS INVESTMENT IS EXPECTED TO BE COMMISSIONED IN LATE 2019 AND WILL BE EMPLOYING AROUND 20 RESEARCHERS.NEW PROCESS COMPETENCE CENTER: INVESTMENT IS EXPECTED TO BE COMMISSIONED IN LATE 2019 AND WILL BE EMPLOYING AROUND 20 RESEARCHERS..  Full Article

Umicore's CEO Reiterates Confidence In Material Revenue And Earnings Growth In 2018
Thursday, 26 Apr 2018 

April 26 (Reuters) - UMICORE SA ::CEO MARC GRYNBERG REITERATED HIS CONFIDENCE THAT REVENUE AND EARNINGS WOULD KEEP GROWING MATERIALLY IN 2018.UMICORE EXPECTS FULL YEAR RECURRING EBIT TO BE IN A RANGE OF EUR 510 MILLION TO EUR 550 MILLION.ALL STRATEGIC GROWTH INVESTMENTS INCL. PROGRAMME TO RAMP-UP CATHODE MATERIALS PRODUCTION CAPACITY ARE PROGRESSING WELL.  Full Article

Materia, Inc. Sells Catalyst Business To Umicore
Wednesday, 20 Dec 2017 

Dec 20 (Reuters) - MATERIA INC. ::MATERIA, INC. SELLS CATALYST BUSINESS TO UMICORE <<>>.MATERIA SAYS TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETED IN JANUARY, 2018.  Full Article

Umicore Acquires Two Of Haldor Topsoe’s Activities
Friday, 1 Dec 2017 

Dec 1 (Reuters) - UMICORE SA ::ACQUIRES HALDOR TOPSOE’S HEAVY DUTY DIESEL AND STATIONARY EMISSION CONTROL CATALYST ACTIVITIES.  Full Article

Umicore‍ To Sell European Technical Materials Business To Saxonia Edelmetalle​
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - UMICORE SA ::- ‍AGREEMENT CONCERNS TECHNICAL MATERIALS ACTIVITIES IN GERMANY AND ITALY​.- ‍TO SELL ITS EUROPEAN TECHNICAL MATERIALS BUSINESS TO SAXONIA EDELMETALLE​.‍CLOSING OF TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED IN Q1 OF 2018​.  Full Article

Umicore sells large area coatings activity to Vital
Friday, 20 Oct 2017 

Oct 20 (Reuters) - UMICORE SA ::UMICORE SELLS LARGE AREA COATINGS ACTIVITY TO VITAL.SOLD ITS INDIUM TIN OXIDE (ITO) SPUTTERING TARGET ACTIVITY FOR LARGE AREA COATINGS TO ITS JV PARTNER FIRST RARE MATERIALS‍​.COSTS RELATED TO THE TRANSACTION AND CLOSURE OF PROVIDENCE SITE ARE ANTICIPATED TO AMOUNT TO € 14 MILLION‍​.  Full Article

Umicore in exclusive negotiations with Fedrus International for sale building products activities
Tuesday, 23 May 2017 

May 23 (Reuters) - UMICORE SA :REG-UMICORE ENTERS INTO EXCLUSIVE NEGOTIATIONS WITH FEDRUS INTERNATIONAL FOR THE SALE OF ITS BUILDING PRODUCTS ACTIVITIES.RECEIVED A BINDING OFFER FROM FEDRUS INTERNATIONAL.UMICORE HAS DECIDED TO PURSUE EXCLUSIVE NEGOTIATIONS WITH FEDRUS INTERNATIONAL.PROPOSED TRANSACTION IS SUBJECT TO AN INFORMATION AND CONSULTATION PROCESS WITH EMPLOYEE REPRESENTATIVES.  Full Article

Umicore FY recurring EBITDA up at 527 million euros
Friday, 10 Feb 2017 

Umicore SA : FY revenue 2.7 billion euros ($2.88 billion) versus 2.72 billion euros in Reuters poll . FY recurring EBITDA 527 million euros versus 517 million euros in Reuters poll . Fy recurring EBIT 351 million euros versus 357 million euros in Reuters poll . FY net profit group share 130.7 million euros versus 169.2 million euros year ago . Umicore FY Reuters poll: revenue 2.72 billion euros, recurring EBIT 357 million euros, recurring net profit 246 million euros . Proposes FY dividend of 1.30 euros per share . Umicore is well on track to reach its Horizon 2020 objectives . Strong demand for Umicore's cathode materials for automotive applications should drive volumes in 2017 .Umicore - volume growth expected to be more pronounced in second half of year when new capacity will gradually come on stream.  Full Article

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