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Procter & Gamble Co (PG)

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Procter & Gamble Commences P&G Specialty Beauty Brands Exchange Offer
Thursday, 1 Sep 2016 12:01pm EDT 

Procter & Gamble Co : Commencement of exchange offer for separation of global fine fragrances, salon professional, cosmetics, retail hair color businesses . Says P&G is offering to exchange shares of Galleria Co. Common stock for shares of P&G common stock . P&G expects to issue 409.7 million shares of Galleria Co. Common stock in exchange offer .Exchange offer designed to permit shareholders to exchange shares of P&G stock for shares of Galleria stock at a discount of 7 percent.  Full Article

P&G says court enters injunction barring private label maker from infringing Crest Whitestrips IP rights
Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 12:13pm EDT 

Procter & Gamble : Procter & Gamble - Federal Court entered permanent injunction barring private label manufacturer from infringing company's substantial Crest Whitestrips IP rights .Procter & Gamble - Court enjoined Onuge Personal Care Co Ltd from manufacturing, offering, selling, distributing products that infringe P&G's patents.  Full Article

Coty executive says co to divest all discontinued 6 pct to 8 pct of combined portfolio revenues - conf call
Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 11:45am EDT 

: Coty executive - Now about 85% on way through global efficiency program, recognized about $230 million in savings through end of fiscal 2016 - conf call . Coty executive - Remain on track to recognize targeted $270 million in savings through fiscal 2017 - conf call . Coty executive - Co planning to divest all discontinued 6% to 8% of combined co's portfolio net revenues, timing still being determined - conf call Further company coverage: [COTY.N] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Coty reports Q4 adjusted earnings per share $0.13
Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 07:00am EDT 

Coty Inc : Q4 net revenues $1.08 billion versus $1.02 billion in q4 2015 . Coty Inc reports fiscal 2016 fourth quarter and full year results . Q4 adjusted earnings per share $0.13 . Q4 loss per share $0.09 . Qtrly fragrances reported operating income of $288.9 million decreased 18% . Is targeting Coty stand-alone fiscal 2017 adjusted operating margin improvement on a constant currency basis . Says for Coty Stand Alone business,targeting net revenue momentum to improve, return to growth in 2h of fy 2017, excluding foreign currency . Closing of merger of P&G Beauty Brands into coty expected to occur in october 2016. . Says Brazil acquisition returned to profitability in quarter . Says Brazil acquisition integration with Coty's Brazil business expected to be completed by September 2016 .Q4 earnings per share view $0.06, revenue view $1.05 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

P&G on conf call- should be getting back to market growth rates by fiscal year's end
Tuesday, 2 Aug 2016 10:00am EDT 

P&G Co : On conf call- should be getting back to market growth rates by fiscal year's end . Exec- "we need to be growing at or slightly ahead of markets in which we are operating in and we fully intend to do that" . Exec- expecting increases in advertising spend this year versus last, probably in the mid-single-digit range . On conf call- strengthening selling resources and programs for baby center stores and e-commerce . On conf call- increasing investments to drive awareness and trial of Pampers among new moms . On conf call- in FY2017 will relaunch product lines in several categories, implement a new go to market program across retailers and distributors in China . Exec- see China sequentially improving Further company coverage: [PG.N] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1 646 223 8780).  Full Article

P&G Q4 earnings per share $0.69
Tuesday, 2 Aug 2016 07:00am EDT 

Procter & Gamble Co : P&G announces fourth quarter and fiscal year 2016 results . Q4 earnings per share $0.69 . Q4 sales $16.1 billion versus I/B/E/S view $15.83 billion . Q4 core earnings per share $0.79 . Q4 earnings per share view $0.74 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Expects combined headwinds of foreign exchange and minor brand divestitures to reduce sales growth by about one percentage point for fy . Fiscal 2017 GAAP EPS estimate includes approximately $0.10 per share of non-core restructuring costs . Core eps growth in q1 of fiscal 2017 will be disproportionately affected by foreign exchange headwinds . Qtrly diluted net earnings per share from continuing operations were $0.71 . Projecting organic sales growth of approximately 2% for fiscal 2017 . Estimates all-in sales growth of about 1% for fiscal 2017 . Expects combined headwinds of foreign exchange and minor brand divestitures to reduce sales growth by about one percentage point in 2017 . Organic sales increased two percent for quarter driven by a two percent increase in organic shipment volume . Expects 2017 core earnings per share growth of mid-single digits versus fiscal 2016 core eps of $3.67 . 2017 all-in gaap earnings per share are expected to increase 45% to 55% versus fiscal year 2016 GAAP EPS of $3.69.  Full Article

Coty increases annual dividend by 10 pct to $0.275 per share
Monday, 1 Aug 2016 08:00am EDT 

Coty Inc : Coty Inc increases annual dividend by 10% to $0.275 per share .Approved a 10 percent increase in company's annual dividend to $0.275 from $0.25 per share on its class A and class B common stock.  Full Article

Coty Inc names Camillo Pane CEO
Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 07:30am EDT 

Coty Inc : Names Camillo Pane as CEO . Bart Becht to remain chairman and help oversee integration of two companies . Coty Inc says Camillo Pane's successor as Coty's executive vice president category development will be announced in due course . Bart Becht to remain chairman and help oversee integration of two companies .Says Camillo Pane currently holds position of executive vice president of Coty's category development.  Full Article

Procter & Gamble declares a qtrly dividend of $0.6695/shr
Tuesday, 12 Jul 2016 08:00am EDT 

Procter & Gamble Co :Declared a quarterly dividend of $0.6695 per share on common stock.  Full Article

P&G under investigation in Italian tax probe- Bloomberg
Wednesday, 6 Jul 2016 02:05pm EDT 

:Procter & gamble under investigation in italian tax probe-Bloomberg, citing sources.  Full Article

BRIEF-Procter & Gamble announces preliminary results of exchange offer

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