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Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO.L)

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Micro Focus Intl full-year core earnings rise 4.2 pct
Wednesday, 12 Jul 2017 02:00am EDT 

July 12 (Reuters) - Micro Focus International Plc :Fy pretax profit 196.3 million usd versus 195.4 million usd year ago.Fy operating profit 293.4 million usd versus 294.9 million usd year ago.Fy adjusted underlying ebitda rose 4.2 percent to 640.9 million usd.Total dividend up 32.1 percent to 0.8806 usdper share.As promised, immediately prior to completion of hpe software transaction, we will declare a return of value of $500m, approximately $2.17 per share, to our existing shareholders.  Full Article

Micro Focus investors back deal to buy HPE software business
Friday, 26 May 2017 09:40am EDT 

May 26 (Reuters) - Micro Focus International Plc ::‍All of resolutions proposed at meeting were duly passed on a poll vote​.‍Shareholders voted to approve transaction whereby co has agreed to combine with Hewlett Packard Enterprise's software business segment.  Full Article

Micro focus announces board changes
Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017 02:00am EDT 

April 25 (Reuters) - Micro Focus International plc ::Effective May 15, Silke Scheiber and Darren Roos will join board as two of three independent non-executive directors nominated by HPE.Upon completion, John Schultz, executive VP and general counsel of HPE, will join board as non-executive director nominated by HPE.Chris Hsu, who will become ceo of Micro Focus upon completion, will join board.  Full Article

S.Africa's Competition Commission approves Micro Focus-Entco deal
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 08:27am EDT 

April 18 (Reuters) - Competition Commission of South Africa::Has approved, without conditions, proposed intermediate merger whereby Micro Focus International intends to acquire Entco Spinco Inc.  Full Article

Micro Focus in $5.5 bln syndication of new facilities
Friday, 31 Mar 2017 02:00am EDT 

Micro Focus International : Syndication of new facilities totalling $5.5bn .Syndication in relation to proposed merger with software business segment of Hewlett Packard Enterprise.  Full Article

Micro Focus sees FY revenue flat to down 2 pct
Friday, 24 Feb 2017 02:00am EST 

Micro Focus International Plc : HPE software Q1 revenue fell 8 percent to 721 million USD . HPE software Q1 operating profit 154 million USD .revenue guidance for financial year ending 30 april 2017 seen as a decline of 0% to minus 2% versus constant currency revenue for last year.  Full Article

Micro Focus says trading YTD consistent with previous guidance
Thursday, 22 Sep 2016 02:00am EDT 

Micro Focus International Plc :Trading in current financial year to date has been consistent with previous management guidance.  Full Article

Micro Focus Intl ups dividend after full-year profit rise
Thursday, 14 Jul 2016 02:00am EDT 

Micro Focus International Plc : Fy pretax profit 195.4 million usd versus 91.4 million usd year ago . Fy operating profit 294.9 million usd versus 147.2 million usd year ago . Fy adjusted ebitda rose 59 percent to 546.8 million usd . Final dividend up 50.7 percent to 0.4974 usdper share . Total dividend up 37.8 percent to 0.6668 usdper share . Anticipate revenues in fy17 being in range minus 2% and zero% on fy16 on a ccy basis, pro-forma for acquisition of serena .Believe we have a strong operational and financial model that can continue to scale and provide excellent returns to our shareholders.  Full Article

Micro Focus Intl says full-year earnings to be at top end of expectations
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 02:00am EDT 

Micro Focus International Plc : Revenues and underlying adjusted ebitda at top end of management expectations . Expects to report revenues at top of range of management guidance of minus 2% to minus 4% on a pro-forma constant currency basis .Total revenues for year ended 30 april are expected to be about $1,245 million with underlying adjusted ebitda of at least $530 million.  Full Article

Bookrunner says Wizard to sell 24.1 mln shares of Micro Focus Intl
Thursday, 12 May 2016 11:38am EDT 

Bookrunner: Wizard to sell about 24.1 Mln existing ordinary in Micro Focus representing about 10.5 pct of company's issued share capital - Bookrunner . Placing by Wizard will represent significant majority (approximately 80 pct) of Wizard's stake in company- Bookrunner . Credit Suisse Securities, Numis Securities, Barclays Bank and Jefferies International acting as joint bookrunners - Bookrunner Further company coverage: [MCRO] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 80 6749 1136).  Full Article

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