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iRobot Corp (IRBT.OQ)

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iRobot Corp announces agreement with Micro-Star International in patent dispute
Thursday, 14 Sep 2017 05:53pm EDT 

Sept 15 (Reuters) - iRobot Corp :iRobot Corp announces agreement with Micro-Star International in patent dispute.iRobot Corp - ‍remaining terms of settlement are confidential​.iRobot Corp -as part of agreement, MSI agreed to exit robotic cleaning industry worldwide and will compensate iRobot with a confidential monetary payment.iRobot Corp - ‍as part of deal, co agreed to remove Hoover Quest 600, 700, 800 products sold and/or distributed by Hoover Inc from pending U.S. ITC investigation.​.  Full Article

iRobot acquires Robopolis SAS for $141 mln
Tuesday, 25 Jul 2017 04:27pm EDT 

July 25 (Reuters) - iRobot Corp ::iRobot acquires its largest European distributor, Robopolis SAS.Expects acquisition to be between $0.45 - $0.30 dilutive to 2017 EPS .Deal for ‍$141 million​.Acquisition is expected to contribute incremental revenue of approximately $25 - $35 million in 2017​.iRobot will pay cash for acquisition.Beginning in 2018, acquisition is expected to generate incremental revenue and higher earnings per share​.  Full Article

iRobot reports Q1 earnings per share $0.58
Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017 04:01pm EDT 

April 25 (Reuters) - iRobot Corp :iRobot reports first-quarter financial results.Q1 earnings per share $0.58.Q1 earnings per share view $0.29 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees FY 2017 earnings per share $1.45 to $1.70.Sees FY 2017 revenue $780 million to $790 million.Q1 revenue $168.5 million versus I/B/E/S view $153.5 million.FY2017 earnings per share view $1.54, revenue view $778.0 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Irobot files legal proceedings for patent infringement
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 05:04pm EDT 

April 18 (Reuters) - Irobot Corp ::Has filed legal proceedings for patent infringement against multiple robotic vacuum cleaner manufacturers and sellers.Irobot- filed legal proceedings for patent infringement against multiple robotic vacuum cleaner manufacturers and sellers.Irobot-Asserted 6 patents in U.S. International trade commission, U.S. District court for district of massachusetts against the vacuum cleaner manufacturers.Irobot- complaint against cos including Bissell, Hoover, Bobsweep, Ilife, Black & Decker, Chinese or Taiwanese cos that manufacture infringing products.  Full Article

Irobot reports Q4 earnings per share $0.49
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 04:01pm EST 

Irobot Corp : FY2017 earnings per share view $1.60, revenue view $762.5 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Irobot reports fourth-quarter and full-year financial results . Q4 earnings per share $0.49 . Q4 revenue $212.5 million versus I/B/E/S view $206 million . Q4 earnings per share view $0.41 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees FY 2017 earnings per share $1.35 to $1.65 . Sees FY 2017 revenue up 17 to 19 percent .Sees FY 2017 revenue $770 million to $785 million.  Full Article

IRobot acquires Japanese distribution business from Sales On Demand Corporation
Monday, 21 Nov 2016 08:30am EST 

Irobot Corp : Irobot acquires japanese distribution business From Sales On Demand Corporation . Irobot Corp - on a gaap basis, irobot expects acquisition to be between $0.25-0.35 dilutive in 2017 . Irobot Corp - acquisition is expected to contribute incremental revenue of approximately $20-25 million in 2017 . Irobot Corp - irobot will acquire business for a cash amount equal to book value of acquired assets at close $14 million -$16 million . On a gaap basis, irobot expects acquisition to be between $0.25-0.35 dilutive in 2017 .Irobot Corp - acquisition will result in incremental revenue, gross margin and profit in 2018 and beyond.  Full Article

Irobot reports strong second-quarter financial results
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 04:02pm EDT 

Irobot reports strong second-quarter results : Sees q3 revenue $155 million - $160 million . Sees q3 earnings per share $0.40 - $0.45 . Quarter financial results . Q2 earnings per share $0.17 . Q2 revenue $148.7 million versus i/b/e/s view $148.1 million . Q2 earnings per share view $0.10 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees fy 2016 earnings per share $1.26 to $1.40 . Sees fy 2016 revenue $640 million to $645 million . Fy2016 earnings per share view $1.31, revenue view $634.9 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Q3 earnings per share view $0.45, revenue view $159.2 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Ideal Image to appoint Deborah Ellinger as CEO
Friday, 10 Jun 2016 08:30am EDT 

Irobot Corp : Ideal Image to appoint Deborah G. Ellinger as president and chief executive officer .Ellinger will join team later this month.  Full Article

Irobot names Christian Cerda Chief Operating Officer
Tuesday, 31 May 2016 04:01pm EDT 

Irobot Corp : Says prior to Irobot, Cerda was general manager and vice president of sales and marketing at Whirlpool Corporation . Says Christian Cerda appointed COO .Irobot names Christian Cerda chief operating officer.  Full Article

iRobot Corp announces sale of defense & security business to Arlington capital partners
Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 07:00am EST 

iRobot Corp:Announces sale of defense & security business to Arlington capital partners.Signed agreement to sell its defense and security business to Arlington capital partners for up to $45 million in total consideration.Says expects fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results to be at the high end of the range.Says reaffirmed its fourth quarter and full-year 2015 earnings guidance provided on October 20, 2015.Says board of directors announced that it will expand its current share repurchase initiative by $65 million.  Full Article

BRIEF-iRobot Corp announces agreement with Micro-Star International in patent dispute

* iRobot Corp announces agreement with Micro-Star International in patent dispute