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Carlsberg A/S (CARLb.CO)

CARLb.CO on Copenhagen Stock Exchange

715.00DKK
24 May 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Carlsberg Q1 sales beat expectations, maintains 2017 outlook
Thursday, 4 May 2017 01:00am EDT 

May 4 (Reuters) - Carlsberg :Q1 organic net revenue growth of 4 percent; reported growth of 5 percent to DKK 13.7 bln.Q1 revenue 13,702 million DKK versus 13,478 million DKK seen in Reuters poll (Q1 2016: 13,011).Q1 total volumes 28.9 million hl versus 28.8 million hl seen in Reuters poll (Q1 2016: 29.3 million hl).Says 2017 earnings expectation of mid-single-digit percentage organic growth in operating profit maintained.Says positive translation impact of around DKK 300 mln now expected (previously DKK 350 mln).Says Q1 solid price/mix of +4 percent.Says Q1 total volumes flat organically.CEO says "we're on track to deliver on our 2017 commitments"."Our volumes grew in Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Belarus while, as anticipated, declining in Russia. This decline was caused by the impact of the PET restrictions that came into effect as of 1 January 2017 as well as the underlying market decline".  Full Article

BRIEF-Carlsberg Q1 sales beat expectations, maintains 2017 outlook
Thursday, 4 May 2017 01:00am EDT 

Repeats without changes to text:Q1 organic net revenue growth of 4 percent; reported growth of 5 percent to DKK 13.7 bln.Q1 revenue 13,702 million DKK versus 13,478 million DKK seen in Reuters poll (Q1 2016: 13,011).Q1 total volumes 28.9 million hl versus 28.8 million hl seen in Reuters poll (Q1 2016: 29.3 million hl).Says 2017 earnings expectation of mid-single-digit percentage organic growth in operating profit maintained.Says positive translation impact of around DKK 300 mln now expected (previously DKK 350 mln).Says Q1 solid price/mix of +4 percent.Says Q1 total volumes flat organically.CEO says "we're on track to deliver on our 2017 commitments"."Our volumes grew in Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Belarus while, as anticipated, declining in Russia. This decline was caused by the impact of the PET restrictions that came into effect as of 1 January 2017 as well as the underlying market decline".  Full Article

Prevas: new process solution to Carlsberg's facility in Ramlösa
Tuesday, 28 Feb 2017 04:14am EST 

Prevas AB : Says increased productivity with process solution from Prevas . Prevas is delivering new process solution to Carlsberg's facility in Ramlösa .Order is valued at about 14 million Swedish crowns ($1.6 million).  Full Article

Aarsleff to construct new headquarters for Carlsberg Group
Friday, 10 Feb 2017 05:28am EST 

Per Aarsleff Holding A/S : Aarsleff to construct new headquarters for the Carlsberg Group . Aarsleff Group's company Wicotec Kirkebjerg A/S will carry out technical installations . Contract is a main contract . Client of project is Carlsberg A/S . Construction work starts at end of February 2017 and is scheduled for completion in late summer of 2019 .Client does not want to publish contract value.  Full Article

Carlsberg said to consider bid for $1.2 billion Tsingtao stake - Bloomberg, citing sources
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 12:07pm EST 

Tsingtao Brewery Co Ltd <600600.SS> : Carlsberg said to consider bid for $1.2 billion Tsingtao stake - Bloomberg, citing sources . Carlsberg is working with an adviser on a potential bid for the Tsingtao stake being sold by Asahi Group Holdings Ltd - Bloomberg, citing sources Source: [http://bloom.bg/2kIgeOb] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com ;)).  Full Article

Carlsberg Q4 revenue lower than expected
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 01:00am EST 

Danish brewer Carlsberg : Q4 revenue 13,837 million Danish crowns ($1.99 billion)versus 14,743 million seen in Reuters poll . Q4 total volumes 28.8 million hl versus 30.3 million hl seen in Reuters poll . 2016 full-year net profit 4,486 million crowns versus 4,455 million seen in Reuters poll . Says expects to deliver mid-single-digit organic operating profit growth in 2017 and a further reduction in financial leverage . Says based on spot rates as at February 6, a translation impact of 350 million Danish crowns ($50.3 million) is expected . Says for 2016, supervisory board will propose an increase of 11 pct in dividend to 10.0 crowns per share in light of strong cash flow . Says 2016 reported net revenue of 62.6 billion crowns . Says 2016 reported net profit 4,486 million crowns (-2,926 mln in 2015, impacted by special items) . Says "in 2017, we're determined to achieve a substantial proportion of remaining funding journey benefits, allowing us to grow earnings organically and invest in Sail'22-related activities" .Says capital expenditures are expected to be approximately 4 billion crowns in 2017.  Full Article

Carlsberg CFO expects limited direct effect from Brexit
Wednesday, 17 Aug 2016 02:31am EDT 

Carlsberg A/S : Chief Financial Officer Heine Dalsgaard says the direct effect on the Group's revenue and profits from the UK's vote to leave the European Union is going to be limited . CFO says is more concerned about the effect on other European countries and consumers' reaction. Further company coverage: [CARLb.CO] (Copenhagen newsroom) ((copenhagen.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +45 33 96 96 03;)).  Full Article

Moody's keeps rating on Carlsberg unchanged with negative outlook-Reuters
Saturday, 19 Mar 2016 11:04am EDT 

Carlsberg A/S:Moody's maintained a Baa2 debt rating with negative outlook for the company after the brewer announced a new strategy-Reuters.The strategy revision was credit positive, Moody's said on March 18, while adding that details remained limited.  Full Article

Carlsberg A/S proposes a dividend for FY 2015
Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016 12:58am EST 

Carlsberg A/S:Proposes a dividend for FY 2015 of 9 crowns per share.  Full Article

Carlsberg appoints Heine Dalsgaard as new CFO​
Thursday, 7 Jan 2016 02:30am EST 

Carlsberg A/S:Announces appointment of Heine Dalsgaard as new Chief Financial Officer.Heine, a Danish citizen, joins from ISS where he has served as CFO since 2013.Heine will join the Carlsberg Group when his successor at ISS is in place or no later than Aug. 1, 2016​.  Full Article

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