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Essentra PLC (ESNT.L)

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Essentra reports in-line trading, reaffirms FY expectations
Thursday, 20 Apr 2017 02:26am EDT 

April 20 (Reuters) - Essentra Plc ::Trading update.Trading for financial year to date has been in line with board's expectations.Like-for-like revenue modestly declined as anticipated,.Trend in all three divisions in Q1 2017 improved compared with each of previous two quarters.Component solutions and filter products have entered 2017 on a much more stable footing.Health & personal care packaging is continuing to receive specific short-term focus and remedial action.Confirms its expectation for a reduction in group like-for-like revenue and adjusted operating profit in FY 2017.  Full Article

Essentra reports 9 pct drop in FY LFL sales
Friday, 17 Feb 2017 02:16am EST 

Essentra Plc : Final dividend 14.4 pence per share . Total dividend 20.7 pence per share . Final results . Revenue, profit and EPS decline, driven by deterioration in health & personal care packaging and short-term issues in filter products. . Total revenue decline of 9 pct on a like-for-like basis. . Full year dividend unchanged at 20.7p per share. . Says total adjusted operating profit down 29 pct (at constant FX) to 132 mln stg . Says total adjusted EPS lower by 31 pct (at constant FX) to 36.3p. . FY total revenue 1,104 million stg versus 1,098 million stg a year ago . Says anticipate a reduction in group like-for-like revenue and adjusted operating profit in FY 2017 . "It is premature to speculate as to impact on Essentra of United Kingdom leaving European Union" . Company believes that it remains well-positioned to service its global customers .Says FY 2016 revenue increased 0.5 pct (decreased 7.8 pct at constant FX) to 1,103.7 mln stg, with a LFL decline of 9.1 pct.  Full Article

Essentra sees lower FY adjusted oper profit
Monday, 21 Nov 2016 02:03am EST 

Essentra Plc : Trading in component solutions is in line with expectations . Performance of pipe protection technologies remains subdued . Company's FY 2016 outlook is now for a like-for-like revenue decline in line with H1 2016 outturn decline of 7 pct (previously a mid single-digit decrease) .Sees FY 2016 adjusted operating profit in range of 137-142 mln stg (revised from 155 - 165 mln stg).  Full Article

Essentra sells Porous Technologies to Filtration Group for 220 mln stg
Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 02:03am EDT 

Essentra : Divestment of Porous Technologies business . Transaction values Porous Technologies at £220m, free of cash and debt . Of which c. £215m in cash and c. £5m in the form of a promissory note payable three years from completion .Sale is to Filtration Group, an affiliate of Madison Industries.  Full Article

Essentra half yearly LFL revenue down 7 pct
Friday, 29 Jul 2016 02:29am EDT 

Essentra Plc : Interim dividend 6.3 penceper share . Revenue broadly unchanged at 545m stg, down 7 pct on a like-for-like 1 basis; adjusted operating profit 2 down 18 pct for HY . Half year dividend unchanged at 6.3p per share. . Fy 2016 outlook is for a mid single-digit decline in like-for-like revenue, with adjusted operating profit in range of 155 - 165m stg .Pre-Tax profit - adjusted 63m stg for half year ended 30 June 2016 versus 77m stg half year ended 30 June 2015.  Full Article

Essentra shares open down 22 percent after co warns on fy results
Thursday, 9 Jun 2016 03:08am EDT 

Essentra Plc : Shares open down 22 percent after co warns on fy results Further company coverage: [ESNT.L] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 80 6749 1136).  Full Article

Essentra sees lower full-year adjusted operating profit
Thursday, 9 Jun 2016 02:04am EDT 

Essentra Plc : Following trading update in respect of current financial year ending 31 December 2016 . Unlikely to achieve trading levels previously anticipated at time of full year 2015 results announcement in February 2016 . Conditions in filter products have deteriorated owing to a more challenging market backdrop . Extensive site integration programme in health & personal care packaging has resulted in some short-term operational issues in both US and UK . Full year 2016 revenue is anticipated to be broadly unchanged versus prior year (FY 2015: 1,098.1 mln stg) . Adjusted operating profit is now expected to be in range of 155 mln stg - 165m (FY 2015: 171.5 mln stg) .Second half profit stronger than H1 2016 and directionally consistent with H2 2015.  Full Article

Essentra Plc acquisition of pharmaceutical assets of KAMSRI PRINTING & PACKAGING PVT. LTD. in india
Friday, 16 Oct 2015 03:00am EDT 

Essentra Plc:Says It has signed an agreement to acquire the pharmaceutical packaging assets of Kamsri Printing & Packaging Pvt. Ltd. ("Kamsri") for an undisclosed consideration, funded from the Company's existing facilities.Completion of the transaction is expected by end-2015.Based in Bangalore, Kamsri is a leading manufacturer of premium packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical and healthcare end-markets in India.  Full Article

Essentra Plc approves interim dividend
Friday, 31 Jul 2015 02:01am EDT 

Essentra Plc:Says it has approved an interim dividend of 6.3 pence per 25 pence ordinary share (HY 2014: 5.7 pence), an increase of 10.5%.Says the interim dividend will be paid on Oct. 30 to equity holders on the share register on Sep. 25.The ex-dividend date will be Sep. 24.  Full Article

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BRIEF-Essentra reports in-line trading, reaffirms FY expectations

* Trading for financial year to date has been in line with board's expectations