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FactSet Research Systems Inc (FDS.N)

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24 Mar 2017
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Factset acquires Bisam
Monday, 20 Mar 2017 07:00am EDT 

Factset Research Systems Inc : Factset acquires Bisam, leading performance measurement provider and risk management thought leader . Deal for $205.2 million . Borrowed $575 million under a new revolving credit facility to fund transaction and repay existing debt. . Factset borrowed $575 million under a new revolving credit facility to fund transaction . Transaction is expected to be accretive by $0.02 to adjusted diluted EPS .Transaction is expected to be dilutive by $0.06 to GAAP diluted EPS for remainder of fiscal 2017.  Full Article

FactSet strengthens global wealth management offering, agrees to acquire Interactive Data Managed Solutions
Friday, 27 Jan 2017 07:00am EST 

FactSet Research Systems Inc : FactSet Research Systems Inc - Deal to have an immaterial impact to diluted EPS . FactSet strengthens global wealth management offering, agrees to acquire Interactive Data Managed Solutions . FactSet Research Systems Inc - No regulatory approvals for deal are required .FactSet Research Systems Inc - Agreed to acquire interactive data managed solutions (IDMS) from intercontinental exchange for cash consideration.  Full Article

FactSet posts Q1 earnings of $1.66/share
Tuesday, 20 Dec 2016 07:00am EST 

FactSet Research Systems Inc: FactSet reports solid revenue and earnings growth in first quarter 2017 . Q1 adjusted earnings per share $1.75 excluding items . Q1 earnings per share $1.66 . Q1 revenue $288.1 million . Q1 earnings per share view $1.70 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees Q2 2017 adjusted earnings per share $1.78 to $1.82 . Sees Q2 2017 GAAP earnings per share $1.70 to $1.74 . Sees Q2 2017 revenue $293 million to $298 million .Q2 earnings per share view $1.73, revenue view $295.8 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

FactSet Q4 earnings per share $3.55
Tuesday, 27 Sep 2016 07:00am EDT 

FactSet Research Systems Inc : Q4 adjusted earnings per share $1.69 excluding items . Q4 earnings per share $3.55 . Q4 earnings per share view $1.69 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Reports revenue growth of 9.7 percent, adjusted EPS up 11.9 percent in fourth quarter 2016 . Q4 revenue $287.3 million . Sees Q1 2017 adjusted earnings per share $1.68 to $1.72 . Sees Q1 2017 GAAP earnings per share $1.62 to $1.66 . Sees Q1 2017 revenue $286 million to $292 million .Q1 earnings per share view $1.72, revenue view $292.7 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

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

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