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Societe BIC SA (BICP.PA)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Bic Q1 net income group share down at ‍​49.7 million euros
Wednesday, 26 Apr 2017 01:25am EDT 

April 26 (Reuters) - Bic ::Q1 net sales 469.2 million euros ($513.73 million) versus 469.3 million euros year ago.Q1 income from operations 74.3‍​ million euros versus 81.4 million euros year ago.Q1 net income group share ‍​49.7 million euros versus 51.0 million euros year ago.Full year 2017 organic net sales should grow mid-single digit.Total impact planned investments on normalized income from operations margin will be approximately -100 basis points compared to 2016, excluding major currency fluctuations.  Full Article

Bic FY net income group share falls to 249.7 million euros
Monday, 13 Feb 2017 07:49am EST 

Bic : FY net sales (as published) 2.03 billion euros versus 1.99 billion euros year ago . FY net income group share 249.7 million euros versus 325.1 million euros year ago . FY income from operations 403.4 million euros versus 424.4 million euros year ago . Proposed ordinary dividend for 2016 of 3.45 euros per share (up by 1.5 percent) .Plans to deliver mid-single digit organic growth in net sales in 2017.  Full Article

BIC updates on strategic review Graphic unit
Tuesday, 7 Feb 2017 11:54am EST 

Societe BIC SA : BIC graphic strategic review status . Review has led to the reassessment of BIC Graphic North America and Asia sourcing operations carrying value .Reassessment will negatively impact group net income by approximately 40 million euros ($42.8 million).  Full Article

Bic - H1 net sales down 0.1 pct as reported to 1.13 BLN euros
Thursday, 4 Aug 2016 01:15am EDT 

Bic : First half net sales: 1,133.3 million euros, down 0.1 pct as reported and up 5.4 pct on a constant currency basis . First half net income group share: 140.1 million euros ($156.11 million), down 20.6 pct . Net cash position at end of June 2016: 98.2 million euros . First half normalized IFO: 207.9 million euros - normalized IFO margin: 18.3 pct . Full year 2016 outlook confirmed .In H2 2016, we will continue to invest in research and development and brand support.  Full Article

Societe B I C confirms FY 2016 guidance
Wednesday, 27 Apr 2016 01:15am EDT 

Societe B I C SA:Full year 2016 outlook confirmed.  Full Article

Societe B I C comments on FY 2016 guidance, and combination CEO/Chairman functions
Wednesday, 17 Feb 2016 01:30am EST 

Societe B I C SA:Board of directors will propose to combine chairman and chief executive officer functions​.‍To nominate Bruno Bich as chairman and chief executive officer​.‍In 2016, expects net sales to grow mid-single digit on a comparative basis.Sees ‍2016 net cash from operating activities to be maintained despite an increase in development capex.2016 ‍normalized IFO margin should decline between 100 and 150 basis points​​​.Says ‍board has decided to initiate a review of strategic alternatives for BIC graphic​.  Full Article

Societe B I C increases its ownership in Cello Pens in India to 100 pct
Wednesday, 9 Dec 2015 11:44am EST 

Societe B I C SA:Increases its ownership in Cello Pens in India to 100 pct.Says Cello Group has sold to BIC its remaining stake in Cello Pens for 5.4 billion INR.  Full Article

Societe B I C gives FY 2015 outlook
Wednesday, 21 Oct 2015 01:23am EDT 

Societe B I C SA:Says FY 2015 group net sales should grow between 4 pct and 5 pct on comparative basis.  Full Article

Societe B I C announces investment in industrial facilities
Friday, 2 Oct 2015 11:56am EDT 

Societe B I C SA:Announces project to invest 12 million euros to modernize its industrial facilities in north of France.Project includes transfer of majority of production lines currently in Boulogne-sur-Mer to another existing site in Samer.  Full Article

Societe B I C gives FY 2015 financial guidance
Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 01:15am EDT 

Societe B I C SA:Says is confident to achieve the full year 2015 net sales growth (4 percent to 5 percent on a comparative basis).Expects group 2015 normalized IFO margin to show a slight increase compared to last year.  Full Article

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