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Papoutsanis 2017 fy Sales EUR 20.8 Million Versus EUR 18.0 Million Year Ago

3:46pm GMT

Jan 23 (Reuters) - PAPOUTSANIS INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL OF CONSUMER GOODS SA ::SAYS 2017 SALES EUR 20.8 MILLION VERSUS EUR 18.0 MILLION YEAR AGO.SAYS EXPORTS IN 2017 AMOUNTED TO 8.1 MILLION EUROS, ACCOUNTING FOR 39 PERCENT OF TOTAL TURNOVER.SAYS IN YEARS 2017 - 2018, THE COMPANY'S INVESTMENTS WILL AMOUNT TO APPROXIMATELY EUR 3.7 MILLION.

Kimberly-Clark Reports Q4 Adjusted EPS of $1.57

12:30pm GMT

Jan 23 (Reuters) - Kimberly-Clark Corp ::KIMBERLY-CLARK ANNOUNCES YEAR-END 2017 RESULTS, 2018 OUTLOOK, NEW GLOBAL RESTRUCTURING AND MULTI-YEAR COST SAVINGS TARGET.SEES FY 2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE $3.90 TO $4.50.Q4 SALES $4.6 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $4.6 BILLION.SEES FY 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $6.90 TO $7.20.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.57.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.75.SEES FY 2018 SALES UP 1 TO 2 PERCENT.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.55 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.ANNOUNCED A NEW GLOBAL RESTRUCTURING INITIATIVE AND ESTABLISHED A MULTI-YEAR SAVINGS TARGET FOR ITS ONGOING COST SAVINGS PROGRAM.KIMBERLY-CLARK - NEW RESTRUCTURING IS EXPECTED TO GENERATE ANNUAL COST SAVINGS OF $500 TO $550 MILLION BY END OF 2021.COMPANY'S BOARD OF DIRECTORS HAS APPROVED A 3.1 PERCENT INCREASE IN QUARTERLY DIVIDEND FOR 2018.2018 ORGANIC SALES TO INCREASE APPROXIMATELY 1 PERCENT.KIMBERLY-CLARK - ESTABLISHED COST SAVINGS TARGET OF MORE THAN $1.5 BILLION OVER 2018 TO 2021 TIME PERIOD FROM ITS ONGOING FORCE PROGRAM.WORKFORCE REDUCTIONS ARE ANTICIPATED TO BE IN RANGE OF 5,000 TO 5,500.KIMBERLY-CLARK - EXPECTS TO CLOSE OR SELL ABOUT 10 MANUFACTURING FACILITIES AND EXPAND PRODUCTION CAPACITY AT SEVERAL OTHERS.KIMBERLY-CLARK - EXPECTS TO EXIT OR DIVEST SOME LOW-MARGIN BUSINESSES THAT GENERATE ABOUT 1 PERCENT OF CO'S NET SALES.TO IMPLEMENT RESTRUCTURING PROGRAM, COMPANY EXPECTS TOTAL CASH SPENDING OF $1,500 TO $1,700 MILLION BY END OF 2020.

P&G Announces Q2 Core Earnings Per Share $1.19

12:00pm GMT

Jan 23 (Reuters) - P&G ::ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER EARNINGS.Q2 CORE EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.19.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.93 FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS.Q2 SALES $17.4 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $17.35 BILLION.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.14 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.REMAIN ON TRACK TO ACHIEVE FISCAL YEAR OBJECTIVES.QTRLY ORGANIC SALES INCREASED TWO PERCENT.QTRLY GROOMING SEGMENT ORGANIC SALES DECREASED THREE PERCENT.QTRLY FABRIC AND HOME CARE SEGMENT ORGANIC SALES INCREASED THREE PERCENT.MAINTAINING ITS GUIDANCE FOR ORGANIC SALES GROWTH IN RANGE OF TWO TO THREE PERCENT FOR FISCAL 2018.QTRLY BABY, FEMININE AND FAMILY CARE SEGMENT ORGANIC SALES DECREASED ONE PERCENT.ESTIMATES ALL-IN SALES GROWTH OF ABOUT THREE PERCENT FOR FISCAL 2018.RAISING ITS 2018 CORE EARNINGS PER SHARE GROWTH OUTLOOK FROM FIVE TO SEVEN PERCENT TO FIVE TO EIGHT PERCENT.TRANSITIONAL IMPACTS DUE TO IMPACTS OF TAX REFORM RESULTED IN A PROVISIONAL NET CHARGE OF $628 MILLION FOR QUARTER ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2017.RAISING UPPER-END OF 2018 EPS GUIDANCE RANGE TO REFLECT POTENTIAL BENEFIT FROM TAX ACT.2018 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE ARE EXPECTED TO DECREASE 30% TO 32% VERSUS FISCAL YEAR 2017 GAAP EPS OF $5.59.FOR QUARTER ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2017 AND FISCAL 2018, TAX IMPACTS ARE RESULTING IN A NET BENEFIT OF ABOUT $135 MILLION.2018 GAAP EPS ESTIMATE INCLUDES ABOUT $0.10 PER SHARE OF NON-CORE RESTRUCTURING COSTS AND $0.24 PER SHARE OF NON-CORE CHARGES RELATED TO TAX ACT.

Accrol Group Holdings Says ‍James Flude Has Resigned As Director

Monday, 22 Jan 2018

Jan 22 (Reuters) - Accrol Group Holdings Plc ::‍JAMES FLUDE HAS RESIGNED AS A DIRECTOR OF ACCROL WITH EFFECT FROM 9 FEBRUARY 2018​.‍IN INTERVENING PERIOD, JAMES WILL NO LONGER BE CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER BUT WILL REMAIN ON BOARD AS AN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR​.

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