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ASML Holding NV (ASML.AS)

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ASML files patent infringement lawsuits against Nikon
Friday, 28 Apr 2017 04:45am EDT 

April 28 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV ::Files patent infringement lawsuits against Nikon <<<7731.T>>>.ASML has today filed suits in Japan, both on its own and jointly with its strategic partner Zeiss <<>>.Additional suits will be brought in the United States.  Full Article

ASML Holding notes announcement by Nikon that Nikon has filed a legal claim for alleged patent infringement against Co in three countries
Monday, 24 Apr 2017 04:05am EDT 

April 24 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV : :Notes announcement by Nikon that Nikon has filed a legal claim for alleged patent infringement against ASML in three countries.Says has not yet received a notification of a legal action and categorically denies any infringement allegations.  Full Article

ASML denies infringing Nikon patents
Monday, 24 Apr 2017 03:42am EDT 

April 24 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV :ASML: denies infringing Nikon patents, will "vigorously defend" against Japanese company's claims..  Full Article

ASML Holding Q1 net income beats consensus
Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 01:00am EDT 

April 19 (Reuters) - Asml Holding NV : :Q1 net sales 1.94 billion euros versus 1.82 billion euros in Reuters poll.Q1 net bookings 1.89 billion euros versus 1.47 billion euros in Reuters poll.Systems backlog at end Q1 is 4.5 billion euros versus 4.15 billion euros in Reuters poll.Q1 net income 452 million euros versus 397 million euros in Reuters poll.In Q1 EUV backlog grows to 21 systems valued at 2.3 billion euros.Proposal to declare a dividend in respect of 2016 of 1.20 euro per ordinary share (for a total amount of approximately 515 million euros).For the second-quarter of 2017, co expects net sales between 1.9 and 2.0 billion euros which includes approximately 200 million euro EUV revenue.Expects Q2 2017 net sales between 1.9 and 2.0 billion euros and a gross margin between 43 and 44 percent.Expects three NXE:3400B shipments in the second-quarter of 2017.Models a 2020 annual revenue opportunity of 11 billion euros with an EPS of more than 9 euros, with significant further growth potential into the next decade.  Full Article

ASML announces partnership with Cadence
Tuesday, 28 Feb 2017 10:45am EST 

ASML Holding NV :ASML extends holistic patterning strategy with Cadence partnership.  Full Article

ASML CEO: No further mergers among big computer chip maker suppliers
Thursday, 17 Nov 2016 03:46am EST 

ASML Holding NV : ASML CEO Peter Wennink: does not expect further consolidation among semiconductor manufacturer suppliers . ASML CEO says 50 percent gross margin target by 2020 is "very achievable" . ASML CEO: EUV systems will succeed but "there will be some speed bumps in next 1-1.5 years" . ASML CEO: Estimates market share at 27-30 percent of total semiconductor manufacturer supplier market . ASML CEO: Zeiss SMT joint venture will be accretive to margins . ASML CEO: Had wanted to own Zeiss semiconductor ops for many years Further company coverage: [ASML.AS] ((toby.sterling@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

ASML Holding reports Q2 net sales of 1.74 billion euros
Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 01:00am EDT 

ASML Holding Nv : Q2 net sales of 1.74 billion euros ($81.50 billion), gross margin 42.6 percent . Q2 net sales 1.74 billion euros versus 1.72 billion euros in Reuters Poll . Q2 gross margin 42.6 percent versus 45.6 percent year ago . Q2 net profit 354 million euros versus 338 million euros in Reuters Poll . Recorded second-quarter orders of 1.6 billion euros and posted net sales of over 1.7 billion euros . For the third-quarter of 2016, ASML expects net sales at approximately 1.7 billion euros . For the third-quarter of 2016, ASML expects research and development costs of about 275 million euros, other income of about 23 million euros . ASML guides Q3 2016 net sales at approximately 1.7 billion euros and a gross margin of around 47 percent . ASML expects full-year 2016 sales to exceed 2015 record year . Sees Q3 gross margin of around 47 percent, research and development costs of about 275 million euros, other income of about 23 million euros .Sees Q3 Sg&A costs of about 90 million euros and an effective annualized tax rate of around 12 percent.  Full Article

ASML Holding places eurobond offerings for 1.5 billion euros
Monday, 4 Jul 2016 01:00pm EDT 

ASML Holding NV : Successfully places eurobond offerings for 1.5 billion euros ($1.67 billion) . 500 million euros of bonds due 2022 and 1.0 billion euros of bonds due 2026 . Senior notes due in 2022 have an issue price of 99.672 percent and a coupon of 0.625 percent . Senior notes due in 2026 have an issue price of 99.288 percent and a coupon of 1.375 percent .Transaction is expected to settle on 7 July 2016.  Full Article

Hermes Microvision signs share swap agreement with ASML Holding NV
Thursday, 16 Jun 2016 05:38am EDT 

Hermes Microvision <3658.TWO>: Says it signed a share swap agreement with ASML Holding NV .Says it will become a wholly owned subsidiary of ASML Holding NV after share swap.  Full Article

ASML to acquire HMI to enhance Holistic Lithography product portfolio
Wednesday, 15 Jun 2016 08:42pm EDT 

ASML Holding NV : ASML to acquire HMI to enhance Holistic Lithography product portfolio . Will acquire all outstanding shares of HMI in a cash transaction valued at about TWD 100 billion (approximately eur 2.75 billion) . Deal will entitle each HMI shareholder to receive TWD 1,410 per share in cash . Transaction which was unanimously approved by boards of directors gives HMI shareholders TWD 1,410 per share in cash . Expects to finance acquisition of HMI with about EUR 1.5 billion of debt, approximately EUR 500 million of ASML equity to be purchased by HEC . Excluding non-cash purchase price accounting adjustments, the transaction is expected to be accretive to ASML'S EPS immediately Further company coverage: [ASML.AS] (Bengaluru Newsroom +91 80 6749-1130; within U.S. +1 646 223 8780).  Full Article

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ASML files patent countersuit against Japan's Nikon

ASML, the world's third largest semiconductor equipment maker, said on Friday it had counter-sued rival Nikon, after the Japanese company launched a wide-ranging patent battle against the Dutch company this week.