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Smurfit Kappa Group PLC (SKG.I)

SKG.I on Irish Stock Exchange

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

INTERVIEW-Smurfit Kappa CEO expects lower fx hit in H2
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 03:11am EDT 

Smurfit Kappa : Smurfit Kappa CEO says does not think H2 fx hit will be quite as high as 20 mln eur in H1, Brexit will cost 10 mln pre-potential offsetting from price increases . Smurfit Kappa CEO says where FY earnings growth exactly lands difficult to predict, not forecasting specific number Further company coverage: [SKG.I] (Reporting By Padraic Halpin) ((Padraic.Halpin@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Smurfit Kappa Q2 earnings, interim dividend up 10 pct y/y,
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 02:06am EDT 

Smurfit Kappa : Q2 EBITDA up 10 percent y/y to 312 million euros, improved EBITDA margin of 15.3 percent . H1 group corrugated packaging growth of 5 percent through solid organic volume growth . Interim dividend increased by 10 percent to 22 euro cents per share . Expects to have a good year with earnings growth for 2016 . Outlook against backdrop of higher than expected input costs, currency volatility and greater degree of macroeconomic risk Further company coverage: [SKG.I] (Reporting By Padraic Halpin) ((Padraic.Halpin@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Smurfit Kappa Group says Q1 revenue up 2 pct
Friday, 6 May 2016 02:00am EDT 

Smurfit Kappa Group Plc : Group corrugated packaging growth including acquisitions of 5 pct with solid underlying volume growth . Capital investment programme of over eur 450 million per annum supports our objective . EBITDA increased by 6 pct in Q1, from eur 266 million in 2015 to eur 281 million in 2016 . Growth of 6 pct in pre-exceptional ebitda with improved margin at 14 pct . Assuming broad industry conditions prevail, we expect good earnings growth in 2016 . Revenue in Q1 of eur 2,001 million was 2 pct up .Basic EPS for Q1 at 38.8 cent was 26 pct higher.  Full Article

Smurfit Kappa Group plc recommends final dividend
Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016 02:00am EST 

Smurfit Kappa Group plc:Recommends final dividend of about 48 cent per share for 2015.Says it is proposed to pay final dividend on May 13, 2016 to all ordinary shareholders on share register at close of business on April 15, 2016.  Full Article

Smurfit Kappa Group plc sees FY 2015 EBITDA outlook in line with market expectations
Wednesday, 4 Nov 2015 02:00am EST 

Smurfit Kappa Group plc:Expects to deliver FY 2015 EBITDA result in line with market expectations.  Full Article

Smurfit Kappa Group plc increases 2015 interim dividend
Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 02:00am EDT 

Smurfit Kappa Group plc:Says the board will increase 2015 interim dividend by 30 pct. to 20 cent per share.Says that it is proposed to pay interim dividend on Oct. 30, to shareholders registered at close of business on Oct. 2.  Full Article

Smurfit Kappa Group plc recommends dividend
Friday, 1 May 2015 02:01am EDT 

Smurfit Kappa Group plc:Recommends a final dividend of 40 cent per share for 2014 payable on May 8.  Full Article

Smurfit Kappa Group plc appoints Tony Smurfit as group CEO designate
Friday, 1 May 2015 02:00am EDT 

Smurfit Kappa Group plc:Announces that Gary McGann, Group chief executive officer (Group CEO) will retire on August, 31.Says that the board has appointed Tony Smurfit, president & chief operating officer, as group CEO designate to succeed McGann on September 1.  Full Article

Aurelius buys Dutch, Belgian and UK Solid and Graphic Board activities from Smurfit Kappa Group
Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 06:30am EDT 

Aurelius AG:Acquires Dutch, Belgian and UK Solid Board and Graphic Board activities from Smurfit Kappa.Transaction scope includes two Graphic Board mills, an integrated Solid Board operation consisting of two mills and four converting sites.Financial terms of deal are not disclosed.  Full Article

Smurfit Kappa Group plc to acquire Inspirepac
Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 07:00am EDT 

Smurfit Kappa Group plc:Has agreed to acquire Inspirepac, a non-integrated corrugated, high quality print and display business in the UK from the Logson Group.The transaction will be completed for a consideration of 43.5 million Pounds.Expects to close the transaction in Q2 2015 subject to customary closing conditions.  Full Article