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Whirlpool Corp (WHR)

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Whirlpool reports Q2 results and raises share repurchase authorization to $2.35 bln
Wednesday, 26 Jul 2017 04:30pm EDT 

July 26 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp :Whirlpool Corporation reports second-quarter 2017 results and increases share repurchase authorization to $2.35 billion.Sees fy 2017 gaap earnings per share $12.40 to $12.90.Q2 gaap earnings per share $2.52.Q2 earnings per share view $3.54 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 sales $5.3 billion versus i/b/e/s view $5.35 billion.Whirlpool corp - ‍company revises its full-year cash provided by operating activities guidance to a range of $1.65 billion to $1.70 billion​.Whirlpool corp - ‍company continues to expect full-year 2017 industry unit shipments in u.s. To increase by 4 to 6 percent for whirlpool north america​.Says ‍reaffirms its fy free cash flow guidance of $1 billion​.Whirlpool corp - ‍approved an additional $2 billion share repurchase authorization​.Whirlpool corp - continues to expect fy 2017 industry unit shipments to be flat to up 2 percent for whirlpool europe, middle east and africa​.Whirlpool corp - ‍continues to expect full-year 2017 industry unit shipments in brazil to be flat​.Says ‍whirlpool north america reported second-quarter net sales of $3.0 billion, compared to $2.8 billion​.Whirlpool corp - ‍continues to expect full-year 2017 industry unit shipments to be flat to up 2 percent for whirlpool asia​.Says ‍whirlpool latin america reported second-quarter net sales of $848 million, compared to $826 million​.Fy2017 earnings per share view $15.12 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Whirlpool China to pay FY 2016 annual div on July 12
Tuesday, 4 Jul 2017 02:18am EDT 

July 4(Reuters) - Whirlpool China Co Ltd <600983.SS> ::* Says it will pay FY 2016 dividend to shareholders of record on July 11.* The company's shares will be traded ex-right and ex-dividend on July 12 and the dividend will be paid on July 12.  Full Article

Whirlpool Corp's Jeff Fettig to step down as CEO
Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017 05:00pm EDT 

June 20 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp -:Whirlpool Corporation's Jeff Fettig to step down as CEO; remains chairman of the board.Has elected Marc Bitzer, company's current president and chief operating officer, to succeed Fettig as CEO.Whirlpool Corp says these changes will become effective october 1.Fettig will continue to serve as chairman of board.  Full Article

Pultegroup renews four-year agreement with Whirlpool ​
Wednesday, 31 May 2017 08:06am EDT 

May 31 (Reuters) - Pultegroup Inc :Pultegroup Inc - ‍has renewed a four-year exclusive agreement with Whirlpool Corporation.​.Pultegroup Inc - ‍under this agreement, co will feature Amana, Whirlpool, Maytag, Kitchenaid and Jenn-Air brand home appliances in its new homes nationwide​.  Full Article

Whirlpool to buy Yummly, terms undisclosed
Tuesday, 2 May 2017 05:08pm EDT 

May 2 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp :Whirlpool Corporation announces planned acquisition of Yummly.Whirlpool Corp - terms of acquisition are confidential.Whirlpool Corp - terms of acquisition are confidential.Whirlpool Corp - acquisition will not have a material impact on Whirlpool Corporation's 2017 financial statements.Whirlpool Corp - as a wholly-owned subsidiary, yummly will continue to operate out of its headquarters in redwood city, california.  Full Article

Whirlpool Corp Q1 GAAP earnings per share $2.01
Monday, 24 Apr 2017 05:00pm EDT 

April 24 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp ::Whirlpool Corporation reports first-quarter 2017 results and revises full-year guidance.Q1 GAAP earnings per share $2.01.Q1 sales $4.8 billion versus I/B/E/S view $4.78 billion.Q1 earnings per share view $2.73 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Revises FY GAAP earnings per share view $12.65 to $13.40.Company continues to expect full-year 2017 industry unit shipments in Brazil to be flat.Says for full-year 2017 now expects GAAP EPS of $12.65 to $13.40 and ongoing business EPS of $14.75 to $15.50..In North America, co continues to expect full-year 2017 industry unit shipments in U.S. to increase by 4 to 6 percent.In Europe, Middle East and Africa company now expects full-year 2017 industry unit shipments to be flat to up 2 percent.FY2017 earnings per share view $15.48, revenue view $21.48 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Says reaffirms FY cash provided by operating activities of $1.7 billion to $1.75 billion and reaffirms free cash flow guidance of $1 billion.Sees full-year 2017 capital spending of $700 million to $750 million.In Asia, co continues to expect full-year 2017 industry unit shipments to be flat to up 2 percent.Says first-quarter ongoing business earnings per diluted share totaled $2.50.  Full Article

Whirlpool China to pay cash div 1.05 yuan per 10 shares for FY 2016
Friday, 21 Apr 2017 04:29am EDT 

April 21 (Reuters) - Whirlpool China Co Ltd <600983.SS> ::* Says it plans to pay cash div 1.05 yuan per 10 shares for FY 2016.  Full Article

Whirlpool Corporation increases quarterly dividend by 10 pct
Monday, 17 Apr 2017 09:08pm EDT 

April 17 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp :Whirlpool Corporation increases quarterly dividend by 10 pct.Whirlpool Corp - Board approved a 10 percent increase in quarterly dividend on company's common stock to $1.10 per share from $1.00 per share.  Full Article

Jury returns verdict in favor of whirlpool corp in water filter patent infringement suit
Friday, 10 Mar 2017 05:16pm EST 

Whirlpool Corp : Jury returns verdict in favor of Whirlpool Corporation in water filter patent infringement suit .Jury also affirmed validity of Whirlpool Corp's patent and awarded damages based on its finding of willful infringement.  Full Article

Phoenix Investors acquire Whirlpool Corp property in Cleveland, Tenn
Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 08:02am EST 

Whirlpool Corp : Phoenix Investors acquire Whirlpool Corporation property in Cleveland, Tenn. .Whirlpool Corp - sale of former manufacturing plant three property on euclid avenue in Tennessee, to an affiliate of milwaukee-based Phoenix investors.  Full Article

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Whirlpool reaches deal to save jobs at emblematic French factory

PARIS U.S. kitchen products group Whirlpool has reached a deal with a local businessman to save jobs at its Amiens site in northern France, which had featured at the forefront of this year's presidential election campaign.