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Halma PLC (HLMA.L)

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Halma posts FY revenue rose 19 percent to 962 million stg
Tuesday, 13 Jun 2017 02:22am EDT 

June 13 (Reuters) - Halma Plc :FY pretax profit rose 15.7 percent to 157.7 million stg.FY revenue rose 19 percent to 962 million stg.Final dividend 8.38 pence per share.Total dividend 13.71 pence per share.FY adjusted profit before tax ‍194​ million pounds versus 166 million pounds year ago.FY adjusted earnings per share ‍40.21​ pence.FY statutory profit before tax ‍157.7​ million pounds versus 136.3 million pounds year ago.FY total dividend per share ‍13.71​ pence versus 12.81 pence year ago.FY return on sales ‍20.2​ percent versus 20.6 percent year ago.FY revenue ‍961.7​ million pounds versus 807.8 million pounds year ago.FY return on total invested capital ‍15.3​ percent versus 15.6 percent year ago.‍Expect to make further progress in year ahead in line with expectations​.‍Since period end, order intake has continued to be ahead of revenue and order intake last year​."‍Expect a further increase in underlying costs in 2017/18 as we continue to invest in growth of group"​.‍Saw continued volatility in currencies throughout year and this had a significant impact on results​.‍Currency translation had a positive impact of 9.8% on revenue and 10.5% on adjusted profit for 2016/17​.‍Expect currency rates to continue to be volatile​.‍Anticipate increased capital expenditure in coming year​.‍In medium term expect research and development expenditure to increase broadly in line with revenue​.  Full Article

Halma says finance director Kevin Thompson to retire during 2018
Thursday, 6 Apr 2017 04:03am EDT 

Halma Plc : Kevin Thompson, group finance director, has indicated his intention to retire during 2018 . Board will commence a search shortly and an announcement will be made in due course .Once a successor has been appointed, Kevin will step down from board and will remain with group until an orderly handover has been completed..  Full Article

Halma plc sees FY adj pre-tax profit in line with market consensus
Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 03:00am EDT 

Halma Plc : Expects adjusted profit before tax for year ending 1 April 2017 to be in line with market consensus . Says order intake has remained ahead of revenue . Organic constant currency revenue and profit growth continued in H2 with organic constant currency revenue increases in all major geographic regions . Says UK revenue remained steady; improved growth in other regions, including near and middle east .In H2, all four sectors traded in line with expectations outlined at half year.  Full Article

Healthcare devices maker Halma buys Fluxdata for 12 mln stg
Monday, 9 Jan 2017 04:00am EST 

Halma Plc : Announces acquisition of Fluxdata incorporated from private shareholders .Cash consideration is $12 million (9.8 million stg).  Full Article

Halma says Q1 revenue ahead of prior year
Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 02:00am EDT 

Halma Plc : If current exchange rates continue throughout rest of current FY, currency translation impact on group's results is expected to be positive . Revenue was ahead of Q1 of prior year and included good organic constant currency growth on a weekly average basis .Order intake was ahead of revenue and also above order intake in Q1 of prior year..  Full Article

Halma CEO sees firm making futher progress this year
Tuesday, 14 Jun 2016 02:00am EDT 

Halma Plc : FY pretax profit rose 2 percent to 136.3 million stg . FY revenue rose 11 percent to 808 million stg . Final dividend 7.83 penceper share . Total dividend 12.81 penceper share .Expect to make further progress in year ahead in line with our expectations -CEO.  Full Article

Halma PLC acquires CenTrak Inc
Friday, 5 Feb 2016 02:00am EST 

Halma PLC:Says it has acquired CenTrak, Inc. based in Newtown, Pennsylvania, USA from private shareholders.The cash consideration is $140 million (£95.9 million) and is adjustable, US$ for US$ if net assets are more or less than a pre-determined amount (the adjustment is not expected to be material).  Full Article

Halma PLC announces acquisition of Visiometrics
Thursday, 17 Dec 2015 02:00am EST 

Halma PLC:Says that it has acquired Visiometrics, S.L., located outside Barcelona, Spain and Visual Performance Diagnostics, Inc., located in Aliso Viejo, California, USA (together referred to as Visiometrics) from private shareholders and Atlas Capital.  Full Article

Halma PLC declares interim dividend
Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 02:00am EST 

Halma PLC:Declares an increase of 7 pct in the interim dividend to 4.98p per share (2014/15: 4.65p per share).Says the interim dividend will be paid on Feb. 10, 2016 to shareholders on the register on Jan. 4, 2016.  Full Article

Halma PLC announces acquisition of Firetrace USA, LLC
Tuesday, 6 Oct 2015 02:00am EDT 

Halma PLC:Says that it has acquired Firetrace USA, LLC , from private shareholders.  Full Article

UK's Halma FY profit rises 17 pct, aided by acquisitions

June 13 Halma Plc's full-year profit rose 17 percent, the healthcare devices maker said on Tuesday, as acquisitions boosted sales across all its units.