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Electrolux AB (ELUXb.ST)

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Electrolux says UK construction industry cautious after Brexit
Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 03:27am EDT 

Electrolux CEO Jonas Samuelson in Q2 earnings call: Says we have seen mainly the UK construction industry signalling they will be more cautious going forward . Says in terms of regular retail demand, we are not seeing as much of an impact at this stage Further company coverage: [ELUXb.ST] (Stockholm Newsroom) ((stockholm.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +46 (0)8-700 10 10;)).  Full Article

Electrolux sees bigger 2016 boost from lower raw material costs
Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 03:11am EDT 

Electrolux AB : Sees positive raw material cost effect of around 750 mln SEK in 2016 (up from April view of around 700 mln) - presentation material . Says positive raw material cost effect impact seen slowing in Q4 - presentation material . Sees negative FX impact of 1.1 billion SEK in FY2016 based on July 11 FX rates (saw negative 1.3 bln in April)- presentation material .Sees negative FX impact of 125 mln SEK in Q3 - presentation material.  Full Article

Electrolux ups European market outlook, says UK demand uncertain
Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 02:01am EDT 

Electrolux : Says we now expect European market demand to grow by 2-4 pct in 2016 . Co's April outlook was for Western European market to grow by 2-3 pct in 2016 and the market in Eastern Europe by approximately 2 pct . Says following brexit referendum, outlook for UK demand and British pound is uncertain . Says we expect market demand for appliances in North America to grow by 4-5 pct in 2016 (unchanged from April outlook) . Says we expect Latin American market to remain weak also in second half of 2016 .Says continued to gain market share in our focus categories and premium brands in EMEA.  Full Article

Electrolux Q2 operating profit tops forecast
Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 02:00am EDT 

Electrolux : Q2 operating income increased to SEK 1,564m (921) . Says four of six business areas achieved an operating margin above 6% . Q2 net sales amounted to SEK 29,983m (31,355). . Organic sales declined by -0.9% .Reuters poll: Electrolux Q2 net sales were seen at 30.6 billion sek, EBIT at 1,522 million SEK.  Full Article

Electrolux buys Australian wine cabinet maker
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 02:05am EDT 

Electrolux Ab : Electrolux acquires wine cabinet company in asia pacific . Electrolux today announced it has agreed to acquire Vintec, an Australia and Singapore-based company which supplies a wide range of climate-controlled wine cabinets throughout the Asia Pacific region . With annual sales of more than AUD 22 million (approx. SEK 139 million), Vintec sells products under the market leading brands Vintec and Transtherm for both residential and professional customers . The transaction is expected to close in Q3, 2016 Further company coverage: [ELUXb.ST] (Reporting By Anna Ringstrom) ((Anna.Ringstrom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Feelgood Svenska signs deal with Electrolux
Tuesday, 10 May 2016 03:00am EDT 

Feelgood Svenska publ AB : Signs deal with Electrolux .Agreement is valid from and including May 2, 2015.  Full Article

Electrolux AB appoints Ohlsson-Leijon as CFO
Tuesday, 23 Feb 2016 02:00am EST 

Electrolux AB:Says has appointed Anna Ohlsson-Leijon, CFO of the business area Major Appliances Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), as new Chief Financial Officer of AB Electrolux.Ohlsson-Leijon joined Electrolux in 2001 as Director of Project Management.She has since held senior management positions including head of the Group's internal audit function from 2005, Group Treasurer from 2008, and Head of Corporate Control & Services from 2011.Ohlsson-Leijon succeeds Tomas Eliasson, who as previously announced is leaving the company to pursue an external opportunity.  Full Article

Electrolux AB sees FX headwind in Q1 2-16 similar to Q4 2015
Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 03:18am EST 

Electrolux AB:CFO says expects FX impact to be about 2.2 billion negative in FY 2016 at current FX levels.CFO says expects FX impact in Q1 2016 to be similar to Q4 2015, between 700 and 800 million crowns negative.  Full Article

Electrolux AB repeats 2016 forecast for raw materials, cost savings
Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 02:48am EST 

Electrolux AB:Repeats sees positive FY 2016 raw material cost effect of around 550 million Swedish crowns - presentation material.Repeats sees costs savings of 750 million Swedish crowns in FY 2016 - presentation material.  Full Article

Electrolux AB announces resignation of CFO
Friday, 22 Jan 2016 02:00am EST 

Electrolux AB:Says Tomas Eliasson, Chief Financial Officer of AB Electrolux, has decided to resign from the company in order to pursue an external opportunity.Says Tomas will remain with the company for up to six months.  Full Article

UPDATE 2-Electrolux shares hit by slow U.S. sales, profit tops forecast

July 20 Home appliance maker Electrolux reported second-quarter operating earnings above forecast and raised its outlook for the European market this year, but shares fell as slower than expected sales in North America weighed.