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Holmen Q2 operating profit just below forecasts
Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 06:45am EDT 

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Holmen :Q2 sales 4,148 million SEK versus mean forecast 3,851 million in Reuters poll.Q2 operating profit ‍525​ million SEK versus mean forecast 529 million in Reuters poll.Says ‍production of paperboard, paper and wood products has been established at a higher level than previous years and sales mix has developed well​.Repeats profit in the fourth quarter is expected to be negatively impacted by just over SEK 100 million as a result of maintenance shutdown at Iggesund mill.  Full Article

Holmen Q1 operating profit tops forecast
Wednesday, 3 May 2017 06:45am EDT 

May 3 (Reuters) - Holmen AB :Q1 sales 4,131 million SEK versus mean forecast 3,930 million in Reuters poll.Q1 operating profit 627 million SEK versus mean forecast 597 million in reuters poll.Says the improvement in profit was mainly due to higher earnings from paper and wood products.Says selling prices paper were largely unchanged in the first quarter.Says maintenance shutdowns in paperboard are expected to have a negative impact of around SEK 50 million on earnings in Q2, and of slightly more than SEK 100 million in Q4.  Full Article

Holmen Q4 operating profit, dividend top forecast
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 06:30am EST 

Holmen Ab : Q4 sales 3,937 million SEK versus mean forecast 3,886 million in Reuters poll . Q4 operating profit 579 million SEK versus mean forecast 517 million in Reuters poll . Says board proposes a dividend of 12 SEK/share vs year-ago 10.5 SEK . Dividend for 2016 was seen at 11.20 SEK/share in Reuters poll . Says maintenance shutdowns in Paperboard unit are expected to affect 2017 earnings by approximately SEK 150 million .Says prices for the group's estimated net consumption of electricity in Sweden are 80–90 percent hedged for 2017–2020 and 60 percent hedged for 2021.  Full Article

Holmen sees next big Iggesund mill maintenance stop end-2017
Wednesday, 17 Aug 2016 08:30am EDT 

Holmen AB CEO Henrik Sjolund tells analyst conference: next big maintenance stop at iggesund board mill in sweden is planned for end-2017, next big at workington, uk mill a year from now Further company coverage: [HOLMb.ST] (Reporting By Anna Ringstrom) ((Anna.Ringstrom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Holmen Q2 operating profit slightly lags expectations
Wednesday, 17 Aug 2016 06:20am EDT 

Holmen Ab : Q2 operating profit 483 million sek versus mean forecast 489 million in reuters poll . Q2 sales 3 937 million sek versus mean forecast 4,059 million in reuters poll .Says during q3, braviken paper mill will have a maintenance shutdown, expected to negatively affect earnings by sek 40 million.  Full Article

Holmen says completes sale of newsprint mill in Spain
Thursday, 30 Jun 2016 06:30am EDT 

Holmen AB :Sale of newsprint mill in spain completed.  Full Article

Holmen makes investment of 50 mln SEK at Braviken sawmill
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 05:00am EDT 

Holmen AB : Holmen invests in a wood treatment plant at Braviken sawmill . Says investment is estimated to amount to SEK 50 million .Says wood treatment plant is scheduled to be up and running from winter 2016/2017.  Full Article

Holmen sells Spain newsprint mill with SEK 300 mln hit
Wednesday, 16 Mar 2016 03:00am EDT 

Holmen AB:Says has signed an agreement to sell its newsprint mill in Madrid, Spain, including energy and recycled paper operations.The buyer, International Paper, will convert the mill into containerboard production.Says its Q1 operating profit will be negatively impacted by 300 million Swedish crowns, which will be reported as item affecting comparability.Says Cash Flow, excluding working capital, will be positively impacted by 500 million crowns upon closing of transaction which is expected in Q2.Says financial effects of selling newsprint from Madrid mill during period until conversion is expected to be limited.Says ‍after sale of Madrid mill, printing paper operations have potential to deliver good profitability.  Full Article

Holmen AB proposes dividend of SEK 10.5 per share
Friday, 5 Feb 2016 02:00am EST 

Holmen AB:Says Board proposes a dividend of SEK 10.5 (10) per share.  Full Article

Holmen re-starts Hallsta paper machine after fire
Wednesday, 2 Dec 2015 05:00am EST 

Holmen AB:Hallsta paper mill starts PM 12 after fire.Says as previously announced the incident is expected to have a negative impact on results for the fourth quarter amounting to SEK 30 million.  Full Article