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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Wacker Chemie raises FY 2016 earnings outlook
Thursday, 28 Apr 2016 01:14am EDT 

Wacker Chemie AG:Earnings forecast raised: for FY 2016, EBITDA expected to rise by between 5 and 10 percent when adjusted for special income, while group sales still projected to increase slightly.  Full Article

Wacker Chemie AG issues FY 2016 outlook, to propose FY 2015 dividend
Wednesday, 16 Mar 2016 08:00pm EDT 

Wacker Chemie AG:Dividend proposal of 2.00 euros ($2.24) a share for 2015.For full-year 2016, expects sales to edge up, with EBITDA likely to climb slightly when adjusted for special income​.FY 2016 EBITDA should also advance slightly year over year, when adjusted to exclude solar-sector special income​.Net income is likely to be significantly lower than in 2015 because of higher depreciation.FY 2015 net income climbs 24 percent to 242 million euros.FY 2015 EBITDA of 1.05 billion euros.FY 2015 sales 5.3 billion euros.FY 2016 revenue 5,559 million euros - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2016 EBITDA 980.38 million euros - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2016 net income 152.48 million euros - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Wacker Chemie comments on FY 2015 outlook
Thursday, 29 Oct 2015 02:14am EDT 

Wacker Chemie AG:Expects FY 2015 group sales to grow by around 10 percent, provided economic conditions do not weaken further.Relative to FY 2014, anticipates a slight rise in EBITDA on a comparable basis, i.e. adjusted for special income; EBITDA margin will be somewhat lower.FY 2015 group net income is projected to be somewhat lower than FY 2014.  Full Article

Wacker Chemie confirms FY 2015 outlook
Monday, 3 Aug 2015 01:14am EDT 

Wacker Chemie AG:Confirms its full-year forecast for FY 2015.Is expecting group sales, which totaled 4.83 billion euros in 2014, to rise by around 10 percent, putting company over the 5-billion euros mark for first time in its history.FY 2015 EBITDA on comparable basis, i.e. adjusted for special income, is expected to rise slightly.FY 2015 group net income is projected to be lower than a year ago because special income will probably not be as high as in 2014.  Full Article

Wacker Chemie says Tobias Ohler to be new finance chief
Wednesday, 24 Jun 2015 11:16am EDT 

Wacker Chemie AG:Executive board member Joachim Rauhut will leave company when his contract expires on Oct. 31.Christian Hartel to move onto group's executive board.Tobias Ohler to take over as CFO.  Full Article

Wacker Chemie AG sets 30-38 euros price range for Siltronic IPO
Thursday, 28 May 2015 09:39am EDT 

Wacker Chemie AG:Says to price Siltronic shares in IPO at 30-38 euros each.Says to offer up to 12.65 million Siltronic shares in IPO.  Full Article

Wacker Chemie unit Siltronic aims for listing before summer - Reuters
Friday, 15 May 2015 04:20am EDT 

Wacker Chemie AG:Wacker Chemie AG's subsidiary Siltronic AG decided to release an announcement of its intention to float its shares, including newly issued shares from a capital increase, on Frankfurt Stock Exchange - Reuters.Says listing of Siltronic is expected to take place prior to summer break.Citi, one of the IPO's bookrunners says that Siltronic primary offering size will be 150 million euros, Wacker Chemie to hold majority stake.Says in the medium term, Wacker plans to dispose of its majority holding in Siltronic.  Full Article

Wacker Chemie AG raises FY 2015 outlook
Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 01:14am EDT 

Wacker Chemie AG:Now expects sales to grow by about 10 percent in FY 2015, after previously expecting high single-digit percentage growth.Says FY 2015 group net income is expected to be lower than year ago because special income is unlikely to be as high as in FY 2014.FY 2015 revenue 5,223 million euros - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2015 net income 136.17 million euros - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Wacker Chemie AG gives FY 2015 outlook with EBITDA outlook above analysts' estimates; to propose FY 2014 dividend
Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 02:14am EDT 

Wacker Chemie AG:Will propose a dividend of 1.50 euros (2013: 0.50 euros) per share at the Annual Shareholders' Meeting for FY 2014.Anticipates that group sales will rise by a high-single-digit percentage in FY 2015.FY 2015 Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization are expected to grow slightly, adjusted on a comparable basis to exclude special income.FY 2014 reported sales 4,826.4 million euros.FY 2015 revenue estimate 5,157 million euros - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2014 reported EBITDA 1.04 billion euros.FY 2015 EBITDA estimate 955.73 million euros - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Wacker Chemie AG comments on FY 2014 outlook
Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 08:00pm EDT 

Wacker Chemie AG:Continues to expect full-FY 2014 sales to rise by mid-single-digit percentage.Expects to post substantial increase in EBITDA to about 1 billion euros and EBITDA margin of more than 20 pct for FY 2014.For FY 2014 group net income is expected to be much higher than last year.FY 2014 EBITDA estimate 951.43 million euros - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

REFILE-Wacker Chemie sees full capacity at U.S. polysilicon plant in Q3

FRANKFURT, April 18 German speciality chemicals group Wacker Chemie expects its new $2.5 billion polysilicon plant in Tennessee to reach full production during the third quarter, it said on Monday.