HeidelbergCement AG (HEIG.DE)
Thu, May 9 2019
BERLIN HeidelbergCement, the world's second-largest cement-maker, on Thursday confirmed its outlook as it reported a 15 percent rise in revenues in the first quarter and a 26 percent jump in operating profit on a like-for-like basis.
* FY result from current operations down 9pct at 1.98 bln euros
FRANKFURT, March 21 HeidelbergCement, the world's second-largest cement maker, expects sales and profits to grow moderately, it said on Thursday, banking on energy cost inflation and higher demand for construction materials in Indonesia, Europe and North America.
* Shares rise almost 5 pct to 4-month high (Adds details on proposed management changes)
BERLIN, Feb 19 Germany's HeidelbergCement on Tuesday reported higher-than-expected core earnings for the fourth quarter, citing solid demand for building materials and price increases.
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.