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Asahi Glass Co Ltd (5201.T)

5201.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Asahi Glass is moving forward with the acquisition of Vinythai - Nikkei
Wednesday, 7 Dec 2016 12:36pm EST 

Nikkei: Asahi Glass' acquisition of stake in Vinythai is estimated to be worth between 40 billion yen and 50 billion yen - Nikkei . Asahi Glass is moving forward with the acquisition of Thai plastics maker Vinythai owned by Belgian chemical company Solvay - Nikkei .Asahi Glass and Vinythai are in the final stages of negotiations, and an agreement is expected to be reached by the end of the month - Nikkei.  Full Article

Asahi Glass is moving forward with the acquisition of Vinythai
Wednesday, 7 Dec 2016 12:01pm EST 

Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>: Acquisition is estimated to be worth between 40 billion yen and 50 billion yen ($352 million and $440 million) - nikkei . Asahi glass is moving forward with the acquisition of Thai plastics maker Vinythai owned by Belgian chemical company solvay - nikkei .Asahi glass and Vinythai are in the final stages of negotiations, and an agreement is expected to be reached by the end of the month - nikkei.  Full Article

Asahi glass' operating profit apparently came in on par with year-earlier level in January-June half - Nikkei
Thursday, 7 Jul 2016 01:18pm EDT 

: Asahi Glass' operating profit apparently came in on a par with the year-earlier level in the January-June half - Nikkei . Asahi Glass likely logged 34 bln yen ($335 mln) or so in black ink, sales apparently dipped 4 pct to around 630 bln yen in the January-June half - Nikkei .Asahi Glass expected to maintain forecast of 6% sales growth to 1.4 trillion yen and 5% rise in operating profit to 75 bln yen for year ending in Dec - Nikkei.  Full Article

R&I affirms Asahi Glass's rating at "AA-" and says stable outlook
Wednesday, 29 Jun 2016 02:00am EDT 

Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>: Says Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's issuer rating at "AA-" .Says rating outlook stable.  Full Article

Asahi Glass Co and Solaria announce strategic partnership
Tuesday, 21 Jun 2016 09:00am EDT 

Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T> :Asahi Glass Company and Solaria announce strategic partnership to deliver advanced BIPV solutions to the Asian market.  Full Article

ELNA announces changes in shareholding structure by Taiyo Yuden and Asahi Glass
Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 01:00am EST 

ELNA CO LTD:Says Taiyo Yuden Co Ltd raised stake in the company to 26.51 pct (15,000 voting rights) from 0 pct.Says Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. cut stake in the company to 11.76 pct (6,653 voting rights) from 16 pct (6,653 voting rights).  Full Article

R&I affirms rating on Asahi Glass at "AA-" and rating outlook stable
Wednesday, 19 Aug 2015 02:00am EDT 

Asahi Glass Co Ltd:Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) has affirmed the rating on the company at "AA-".The rating outlook is stable.  Full Article

Asahi Glass revises consolidated mid-year and full-year outlook for FY 2015
Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 03:00am EDT 

Asahi Glass Co Ltd:Says the company lowered the consolidated mid-year outlook for revenue to 655,000 mln yen from 700,000 mln yen for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2015.Operating profit forecast increased to 34,000 mln yen from 26,000 mln yen.Says the company lowered the consolidated full-year outlook for revenue to 1,355,000 mln yen from 1,420,000 mln yen for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2015.Operating profit forecast increased to 70,000 mln yen from 62,000 mln yen.Ordinary profit forecast increased to 73,000 mln yen from 65,000 mln yen.Net profit forecast increased to 45,000 mln yen from 40,000 mln yen.Earnings per share increased to 34.61 yen from 30.28 yen.FY 2015 revenues of 1,365.75 billion yen, net income of 37.63 billion yen – Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Says revenue outlook lowered due to euro devaluation and decreased sale price of chemical products, profit outlook raised due to cost price reduction and improvement in sale of glass in America.  Full Article

Asahi Glass to buy 59 percent stake in Vinythai from Solvay

TOKYO Japan's biggest glass maker, Asahi Glass , said on Wednesday it will buy a controlling 59 percent stake in Thai plastics company Vinythai from Belgium chemical firm Solvay SA .