HeidelbergCement AG (HEIG.DE)
Mon, Jan 14 2019
FRANKFURT Cement maker HeidelbergCement on Monday said it would deliver proceeds of about 500 million euros ($573 million) in asset sales in 2018, putting it on track for 1.5 billion in planned disposals by the end of 2020.
FRANKFURT HeidelbergCement on Thursday announced plans to cut costs and investments to protect profit margins and also flagged a recovery in the North American market, where tough conditions forced the group to cut its outlook last month.
* Shares reach highest level since Oct. 5 (Recasts, adds details from conference call, updates shares)
FRANKFURT, Nov 8 HeidelbergCement on Thursday said it would cut costs and investments, only weeks after the world's second-largest cement maker slashed its profit outlook on a weak U.S. construction market and higher-than-expected energy costs.
* Shares drop as much as 10.3 percent (Recasts, adds details on U.S. business, shares, analyst)
ZURICH HeidelbergCement could buy parts of LafargeHolcim's business in Indonesia that is up for sale, HeidelbergCement Chief Executive Bernd Scheifele said on Tuesday.
ZURICH, July 31 HeidelbergCement could buy parts of LafargeHolcim's business in Indonesia that is up for sale, HeidelbergCement Chief Executive Bernd Scheifele said on Tuesday.
ZURICH HeidelbergCement , the world's second-largest cement maker, said it expects growth to continue in the United States and northern Europe as it reported a 9 percent jump in like-for-like sales in the second quarter.
ZURICH, July 31 HeidelbergCement, the world's second-largest cement maker, on Tuesday said core earnings rose 3 percent in the second quarter, citing growth in all of its businesses.