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FactSet Research Systems Inc (FDS.N)

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Factset Research Systems enters into accelerated share repurchase agreement to buy back $120 mln shares
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016 04:29pm EDT 

Factset Research Systems Inc :On July 1, 2016, co entered into accelerated share repurchase agreement to repurchase an aggregate of $120 million shares.  Full Article

FactSet sees Q4 2016 GAAP earnings per share of $1.61-$1.65
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016 07:00am EDT 

FactSet Research Systems Inc : FactSet completes sale of market metrics business and updates fourth quarter fiscal 2016 guidance . Sees Q4 2016 adjusted earnings per share $1.68 to $1.72 . Sees Q4 2016 GAAP earnings per share $1.61 to $1.65 . Sees Q4 2016 revenue $286 million to $292 million . Says Q4 revenues are expected to range between $286 million and $292 million . Says Q4 GAAP operating margin is expected to range between 31.0% and 32.0% .Q4 earnings per share view $1.69, revenue view $294.5 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

FactSet Research Systems Q3 adjusted EPS $1.64 excluding items
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 07:00am EDT 

Factset Research Systems Inc : Q4 revenues are expected to range between $292 million and $298 million . Q4 GAAP diluted EPS should range between $1.61 and $1.65 . Q4 adjusted EPS is expected to range between $1.68 and $1.72 . Q4 earnings per share view $1.67, revenue view $293.8 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . FactSet third quarter results highlighted by EPS growth of 12% . Q3 adjusted earnings per share $1.64 excluding items . Q3 earnings per share $1.62 . Q3 revenue $287.5 million .Q3 earnings per share view $1.61 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

FactSet Research Systems to sell Market Metrics
Monday, 23 May 2016 07:00am EDT 

Factset Research Systems Inc : Additional earn-out of $10 million based on achievement of certain growth targets over next two years from deal . Proceeds from sale to be primarily used for share repurchases under company's existing program . Sale is not expected to have a material impact on FactSet's Q4 fiscal 2016 or full-year fiscal 2017 results . On May 19, 2016, FactSet's board of directors approved a $165 million expansion of existing share repurchase program . Agreement to sell its market research business to Asset International, a portfolio company of Genstar Capital .Factset enters into definitive agreement to sell its market metrics business.  Full Article

FactSet raises dividend to $0.50 per share
Monday, 9 May 2016 07:11am EDT 

FactSet Research Systems Inc :Raises dividend by 14 pct from $0.44 per share to $0.50 per share.  Full Article

Factset Research Systems Inc gives Q3 2016 guidance
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2016 07:01am EDT 

Factset Research Systems Inc:Expects Q3 2016 revenues to range between $286 million and $289 million.Expects Q3 2016 GAAP diluted EPS to range between $1.54 and $1.58.Expects Q3 2016 adjusted EPS to range between $1.60 and $1.64.  Full Article

FactSet Research Systems declares dividend
Friday, 5 Feb 2016 07:00am EST 

FactSet Research Systems Inc:Announces that its Board of Directors approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.44 per share.Dividend will be paid on March 15, 2016 to holders of record of FactSet's common stock at the close of business on February 29, 2016.  Full Article

FactSet Research Systems Inc declares dividend
Monday, 9 Nov 2015 07:00am EST 

FactSet Research Systems Inc:Approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.44 per share.Cash dividend will be paid on December 15 to holders of record date as on November 30.  Full Article

FactSet Research Systems Inc completes acquisition of Portware; gives Q1 2016 mixed guidance
Friday, 16 Oct 2015 02:12pm EDT 

FactSet Research Systems Inc:Says it has completed its acquisition of all the issued and outstanding membership interests of Portware, LLC.FactSet funded the acquisition by borrowing $265 million under its existing revolving credit facility.Sees Q1 2016 revenues to range between $270 million and $274 million.Says Q1 2016 GAAP diluted EPS should range between $1.44 and $1.46.Q1 2016 revenue of $268 million and EPS of $1.48 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

FactSet Research Systems Inc acquires Portware, LLC
Tuesday, 22 Sep 2015 07:00am EDT 

FactSet Research Systems Inc:Agrees to acquire all issued and outstanding membership interests of Portware, LLC for cash consideration of $265 million.Says FactSet will fund acquisition with an expansion of its existing revolving credit facility.Says transaction is expected to close before the end of FactSet's first fiscal quarter.  Full Article

BRIEF-Factset Research Systems enters into accelerated share repurchase agreement to buy back $120 mln shares

* On July 1, 2016, co entered into accelerated share repurchase agreement to repurchase an aggregate of $120 million shares Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1-646-223-8780)