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Siltronic AG

WAFGn.DE

Latest Trade

93.12EUR

Change

3.02(+3.35%)

Volume

171,331

Today's Range

90.50

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93.24

52 Week Range

49.13

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98.56

As of on the XETRA ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Latest Developments

Siltronic Says It Expects Q4 Wafer Sales Significantly Below Q3

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Siltronic AG <WAFGn.DE>::DGAP-NEWS: SILTRONIC AG: SILTRONIC MEETS SALES AND MARGIN EXPECTATION IN A DIFFICULT MARKET ENVIRONMENT.SILTRONIC MEETS SALES AND MARGIN EXPECTATION IN ADIFFICULT MARKET ENVIRONMENT.WEAK DEMAND FOR WAFERS WEIGHS ON REVENUE AFTER RECORD YEAR 2018.EBITDA FOR FIRST NINE MONTHS AT EUR 318.7 MILLION, EBITDA MARGIN 33.0 PERCENT.EBITDA IN Q3 AT EUR 91.5 MILLION (EBITDA MARGIN 30.5 PROZENT).EBIT BURDENED BY HIGHER ENERGY COSTS AND INCREASED DEPRECIATION.OUTLOOK FOR 2019 CONFIRMED.DUE TO LOWER WAFER AREA SOLD IN FIRST THREE QUARTERS OF 2019, SALES DECREASED BY -9.6 PERCENT OR EUR -102.5 MILLION TO EUR 966.0 MILLION (Q1-Q3 2018: EUR 1,068.5 MILLION).IN Q3 2019, SALES OF EUR 299.8 MILLION WERE REALIZED, EUR 12.0 MILLION LESS THAN IN Q2 2019.IN ADDITION TO REDUCED DEMAND, THERE WAS A MINIMAL PRICE DECLINE, WHICH MAINLY AFFECTED SMALL WAFER DIAMETERS AND IN SOME CASES 200 MM.AT EUR 360.6 MILLION, GROSS PROFIT IN FIRST THREE QUARTERS OF 2019 WAS 20.2 PERCENT DOWN YEAR-ON-YEAR (Q1-Q3 2018: EUR 451.8 MILLION).CONFIRMS ITS FORECAST FOR FISCAL 2019 ADJUSTED IN JUNE, BUT EXPECTS WAFER SALES IN Q4 OF 2019 TO BE SIGNIFICANTLY BELOW Q3 IN LINE WITH USUAL SEASONALITY.SALES AND EBITDA MARGIN ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN LOWER HALF OF FORECAST RANGE, AND THUS IN LINE WITH MARKET EXPECTATIONS.

Siltronic confirms outlook after slide in Q2 earnings

July 25 (Reuters) - Siltronic AG <WAFGn.DE>::SILTRONIC AG: AS EXPECTED SILTRONIC STARTED INTO A MUTED H1 2019.DEMAND FOR WAFERS DECLINED AS EXPECTED.SALES DOWN 3.3 PERCENT TO EUR 666.2 MILLION.EBITDA DOWN TO EUR 227.2 MILLION, EBITDA MARGIN DOWN TO 34.1 PERCENT.QUARTER-ON-QUARTER DECLINE IN SALES AND EARNINGS.OUTLOOK FOR 2019 CONFIRMED.FOLLOWING A VERY SUCCESSFUL 2017 AND A RECORD 2018, DEMAND FOR WAFERS WAS SIGNIFICANTLY WEAKER THAN EXPECTED IN H1 2019.MAIN REASONS FOR THIS DEVELOPMENT WERE GENERAL GLOBAL ECONOMIC SLOWDOWN, GEOPOLITICAL UNCERTAINTIES AND ONGOING INVENTORY CORRECTIONS IN VALUE CHAIN OF OUR CUSTOMERS.SALES OF EUR 311.8 MILLION IN Q2 2019 WERE EUR 42.6 MILLION LOWER THAN IN Q1 2019.DECLINE IN EBITDA MARGIN FROM Q1 TO Q2 2019 WAS MITIGATED BY LOWER COST OF SALES AND LOWER NEGATIVE CURRENCY EFFECTS.IN Q2 2019, PROFIT FOR PERIOD AMOUNTED TO EUR 68.5 MILLION COMPARED TO EUR 87.6 MILLION IN Q1.EARNINGS PER SHARE IN Q2 2019 WERE EUR 1.98 COMPARED TO EUR 2.68 IN Q1 2019.IN VIEW OF ECONOMIC AND GEOPOLITICAL UNCERTAINTIES AS WELL AS CURRENT DEMAND SITUATION, SILTRONIC EXPECTS SALES IN Q3 2019 TO DECREASE FURTHER.HOWEVER, COMPANY CONFIRMS GUIDANCE FOR 2019, WHICH WAS ADJUSTED IN JUNE.WE ARE CONVINCED THOUGH THAT UNDERLYING MEGATRENDS SUCH AS DIGITIZATION, ELECTRO-MOBILITY, BIG DATA AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE ARE INTACT AND WILL LEAD TO STRONGER DEMAND FOR WAFERS AGAIN IN FUTURE.HOWEVER, WE CANNOT CURRENTLY DETERMINE WITH CERTAINTY WHEN THIS WILL HAPPEN.

Siltronic AG Adjusts Forecast Of Financial Year 2019

June 17 (Reuters) - Siltronic AG <WAFGn.DE>::DGAP-ADHOC: SILTRONIC AG: SILTRONIC ADJUSTS THE FORECAST OF FINANCIAL YEAR 2019.CURRENTLY SEES CONTINUING SLOWDOWN OF SEMICONDUCTOR INDUSTRY, DRIVEN BY GEOPOLITICAL UNCERTAINTIES.CURRENTLY SEES CONTINUING SLOWDOWN OF SEMICONDUCTOR INDUSTRY, DRIVEN BY NEGATIVE IMPACT OF EXPORT RESTRICTIONS BY US GOVERNMENT AGAINST CHINESE TECH COS.EXECUTIVE BOARD OF SILTRONIC AG HAS DECIDED ON AN ADJUSTMENT OF FINANCIAL FORECAST FOR 2019.DEPENDING ON FURTHER MARKET DEVELOPMENT INCLUDING EXCHANGE RATE EFFECTS, SALES 2019 WILL BE AROUND 10% TO 15% BELOW PREVIOUS YEAR.EBITDA MARGIN SHOULD BE BETWEEN 30 PERCENT AND 35 PERCENT FOR FY.2019 NET CASH FLOW WILL BE CLEARLY POSITIVE BUT DECREASE BY APPROXIMATELY EUR 180 MILLION (PRIOR: APPROXIMATELY EUR 150 MILLION) VERSUS 2018.AS EXPECTED, SALES IN Q2 2019 WILL BE SIGNIFICANTLY BELOW Q1; IN Q3 2019 A FURTHER DECREASE IS EXPECTED..WILL REPORT RESULTS FOR FIRST HALF OF 2019 ON JULY 25, 2019.

Siltronic Confirms Adjusted 2019 Outlook

May 3 (Reuters) - Siltronic AG <WAFGn.DE>::DGAP-NEWS: SILTRONIC AG: SILTRONIC OFF TO A MUTED START TO THE YEAR 2019, AS EXPECTED.SALES DOWN 8.7 PERCENT Q-ON-Q TO EUR 354.4 MILLION.EBITDA DROPS 20.9 PERCENT Q-ON-Q TO EUR 127.2 MILLION.EBITDA MARGIN AT 35.9 PERCENT IN Q1 2019.ADJUSTED FORECAST FOR 2019 CONFIRMED: SALES DOWN 5 TO 10 PERCENT Y-ON-Y, EBITDA MARGIN BETWEEN 33 AND 37 PERCENT.WAS UNABLE TO ESCAPE FROM GENERAL TREND OF A COOLING SEMICONDUCTOR INDUSTRY.2019 IS PROVING TO BE CHALLENGING, AS EXPECTED.WHILE PROFIT FOR PERIOD CAME IN AT EUR 87.6 MILLION IN Q1 2019, EQUITY ROSE BY EUR 52.6 MILLION.CONVINCED THAT FUNDAMENTAL GROWTH TREND IN WAFER INDUSTRY, DRIVEN BY MEGA TRENDS SUCH AS DIGITALIZATION AND ELECTRO-MOBILITY, REMAINS INTACT.

Siltronic Lowers Forecast For FY 2019

April 10 (Reuters) - Siltronic AG <WAFGn.DE>::DGAP-ADHOC: SILTRONIC AG: SILTRONIC LOWERS THE FORECAST OF FINANCIAL YEAR 2019.Q1 SALES 354 MILLION EUR.SALES REACHED APPROXIMATELY 354 MILLION EURO IN Q1 2019.EXPECTS Q2 2019 TO BE SIGNIFICANTLY WEAKER THAN Q1 2019.EXPECTS THAT WAFER AREA SOLD IN 2019 WILL BE SIGNIFICANTLY LOWER THAN IN 2018.SEES SALES 2019 WILL BE AROUND 5 PERCENT TO 10 PERCENT BELOW PREVIOUS YEAR (PRIOR: IN REGION OF PREVIOUS YEAR).OUTLOOK 2019: EBITDA MARGIN SHOULD BE BETWEEN 33 PERCENT AND 37 PERCENT (PRIOR: SLIGHTLY BELOW PRIOR YEAR).OUTLOOK 2019: EBIT WILL CORRESPONDINGLY BE SIGNIFICANTLY (PRIOR: A GOOD 10 PERCENT) BELOW PREVIOUS YEAR.SEES 2019 NET CASH FLOW CLEARLY POSITIVE BUT DECREASE BY ABOUT EUR 150 MILLION VERSUS 2018.SEES FOR NET CASH FLOW SUBSEQUENT SIGNIFICANT INCREASE AGAIN IN 2020.ALREADY TAKEN BOLD ACTIONS IN RESPONSE TO INCREASING CHALLENGES, NUMBER OF TEMPORARY WORKERS SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED.CONTINUOUS COST REDUCTION PROGRAMS WHICH HAVE BEEN INTRODUCED IN 2010 WILL BE PURSUED WITH FULL FORCE.CONVINCED THAT UNDERLYING GROWTH DRIVERS FOR WAFER DEMAND SUCH AS DIGITIZATION AND E-MOBILITY ARE INTACT.

Siltronic Sees 2019 EBITDA Margin Slightly Below Previous Year's Level

March 5 (Reuters) - Siltronic AG <WAFGn.DE>::DGAP-NEWS: SILTRONIC AG: SILTRONIC SUCCESSFULLY CLOSES THE FINANCIAL YEAR 2018 AND PLANS TO PAY A DIVIDEND OF EUR 5.00 PER SHARE.PLANS TO PAY A DIVIDEND OF EUR 5.00 PER SHARE.SALES UP TO EUR 1,456.7 MILLION (2017: EUR 1,177.3 MILLION).EBITDA SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED TO EUR 589.3 MILLION (2017: EUR 353.1 MILLION).EBIT MORE THAN DOUBLED TO EUR 497.7 MILLION (2017: EUR 235.7 MILLION).OUTLOOK: SALES IN REGION OF PREVIOUS YEAR AND EBITDA MARGIN SLIGHTLY BELOW PREVIOUS YEAR'S LEVEL EXPECTED DESPITE A SLOW START INTO 2019.IN TOTAL, SILTRONIC GENERATED A NET PROFIT FOR 2018 OF EUR 400.6 MILLION. COMPARED TO EUR 192.2 MILLION IN 2017.EARNINGS PER SHARE REACHED EUR 12.44 AFTER EUR 6.18 IN 2017.SALES OF EUR 388.1 MILLION WERE GENERATED IN Q4 OF 2018 (Q3 2018: EUR 379.8 MILLION).Q4 EBITDA REACHED EUR 160.8 MILLION AFTER EUR 160.2 MILLION IN Q3 OF 2018.Q4 EBITDA MARGIN WAS STABLE AT A HIGH LEVEL OF 41.4 PERCENT AFTER 42.2 PERCENT.

Siltronic Sees 2019 EBITDA Margin Slightly Below Previous Year

Feb 20 (Reuters) - Siltronic AG <WAFGn.DE>::SAYS WAFER AREA SOLD IN FIRST HALF OF 2019 WILL BE SIGNIFICANTLY LOWER THAN IN PREVIOUS SECOND HALF OF 2018..SAYS EXPECTS RECOVERY OF MARKET ENVIRONMENT IN SECOND HALF OF 2019.SAYS SEES 2019 SALES AT AROUND PREVIOUS YEAR'S LEVEL, DEPENDING ON EXCHANGE RATE EFFECTS.SAYS SEES SLIGHTLY HIGHER AVERAGE SELLING PRICES IN 2019 COMPARED TO 2018.SAYS SEES 2019 EBITDA MARGIN SLIGHTLY BELOW PREVIOUS YEAR.SAYS COST POSITIONS NEGATIVELY IMPACTED BY TARIFF INCREASES AND BY AROUND EUR 20 MILLION FROM RISING ELECTRICITY COSTS IN GERMANY.

Siltronic Was Able To Increase Avg Selling Prices In 2018

Jan 31 (Reuters) - Siltronic AG <WAFGn.DE>::FY PRELIMINARY EBIT 498 MILLION EUR VERSUS 235.7 MILLION EUR YEAR AGO.FY EBITDA ROSE 67 PERCENT TO 589 MILLION EUR.FY SALES 1.457 BILLION EUR.PRELIMINARY SALES OF EUR 1,457 MILLION SIGNIFICANTLY HIGHER THAN IN PREVIOUS YEAR (2017: EUR 1,177.3 MILLION).PRELIMINARY EBITDA IMPROVED SIGNIFICANTLY TO EUR 589 MILLION AND EBITDA MARGIN TO JUST ABOVE 40 PERCENT (2017: EUR 353.1 MILLION, 30.0 PERCENT).PRELIMINARY EBIT OF AROUND EUR 498 MILLION SIGNIFICANTLY HIGHER YEAR-ON-YEAR (2017: EUR 235.7 MILLION).ACCORDING TO PRELIMINARY AND UNAUDITED FIGURES, SALES OF EUR 1,457 MILLION WERE SIGNIFICANTLY HIGHER YEAR ON YEAR (2017: EUR 1,177.3 MILLION).EBITDA CAME IN AT EUR 589 MILLION, UP ABOUT 67 PERCENT YEAR ON YEAR (2017: EUR 353.1 MILLION).EBITDA MARGIN CAME IN AT ROUGHLY 40 PERCENT (2017: 30.0 PERCENT.COMPANY WAS ABLE TO INCREASE AVERAGE SELLING PRICES AGAIN IN 2018.FOLLOWING TWO OUTSTANDING YEARS, SILTRONIC EXPECTS A MORE MUTED BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT IN 2019.COMPANY EXPECTS THAT 2019 WILL START CAUTIOUSLY, PARTICULARLY IN MEMORY AND FOUNDRY BUSINESS.HOWEVER, LOGIC, POWER APPLICATIONS AND IMAGE SENSORS SHOULD STAY STRONG..DEMAND FOR WAFERS IN Q1 2019 IS SLIGHTLY LOWER THAN IN Q4 2018.

Siltronic - Slightly Raises Outlook After Q3

Oct 25 (Reuters) - Siltronic AG <WAFGn.DE>::Q3 REVENUE UP 5 PERCENT COMPARED TO PREVIOUS QUARTER.EBITDA UP ROUGHLY 10 PERCENT COMPARED TO PREVIOUS QUARTER.OUTLOOK SLIGHTLY RAISED.Q3 REVENUE INCREASE OF 23.3 PERCENT Y-O-Y.REASONS FOR THIS ARE INCREASES IN AVERAGE PRICES AND SLIGHTLY INCREASED SALES VOLUME.NOW SEES 2018 REVENUE OF 1.4 BILLION EUROS.

Siltronic With Strong Sales Growth In The First Half, Slight Forecast Increase

July 25 (Reuters) - Siltronic AG <WAFGn.DE>::DGAP-NEWS: SILTRONIC AG: SILTRONIC WITH STRONG SALES GROWTH IN THE FIRST HALF OF 2018 AND SLIGHT FORECAST INCREASE.H1 EBITDA ROSE 113.4 PERCENT TO 268.3 MILLION EUR.H1 SALES ROSE 27.3 PERCENT TO 688.7 MILLION EUR.SAYS FORECAST SLIGHTLY INCREASED.SAYS NOW EXPECT SALES OF CLOSE TO EUR 1.4 BILLION AND AN EBITDA MARGIN OF AROUND 40 PERCENT.SAYS CAPITAL EXPENDITURES WILL INCREASE SLIGHTLY TO AROUND EUR 260 MILLION AND EUR 280 MILLION, AS WE BRING FORWARD DOWNPAYMENTS TO OUR SUPPLIERS TO 2018," SAYS CHRISTOPH VON PLOTHO..

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