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George Weston Ltd (WN.TO)

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26 May 2017
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George Weston Limited reports Q1 earnings per share C$0.83
Tuesday, 9 May 2017 06:01am EDT 

May 9 (Reuters) - George Weston Ltd : :George weston limited reports 2017 first quarter results and announces a 3.4pct increase to quarterly common share dividend(2).Q1 adjusted earnings per share C$1.42.Q1 earnings per share C$0.83.George Weston Ltd - expects adjusted ebitda in 2017 to be essentially flat when compared to 2016.George Weston Ltd - expects to make capital investments of approximately $250 million in 2017 related to growth, regulatory and maintenance.George Weston Ltd qtrly sales $10,800 million, flat from last year.Q1 earnings per share view C$1.43, revenue view c$10.83 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.George Weston Ltd - in Q1 of 2017, weston foods recorded restructuring and other charges of $9 million.George Weston Ltd - for 2017, company expects growth in net earnings to be driven by an increase in net earnings at loblaw.  Full Article

George Weston reports Q4 earnings per share $0.64
Thursday, 2 Mar 2017 06:00am EST 

George Weston Ltd : Qtrly net earnings available to common shareholders was $0.64 per common share . George Weston Limited reports 2016 fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2016 results . Qtrly adjusted net earnings available to common shareholders of company $1.59 per common share . Qtrly earnings per share $0.64 . Qtrly sales $11.52 million versus $11.25 million . For 2017, company expects growth in net earnings to be driven by an increase in net earnings at Loblaw .Loblaw expects to invest approximately $1.3 billion in capital expenditures in 2017.  Full Article

George Weston Ltd reports Q3 earnings per share of C $1.97
Tuesday, 22 Nov 2016 06:01am EST 

George Weston Ltd: George Weston Limited reports 2016 third quarter results . Q3 adjusted earnings per share C $2.06 . Q3 earnings per share C $1.97 . Qtrly sales $14,605 million versus $14,386 million . Now expects to make capital investments in Weston foods of approximately $210 million in 2016 compared to $275 million previously stated . Weston foods took restructuring charges in quarter relating to plans to close manufacturing facilities in Canada and U.S. . Weston foods sees increase in adjusted EBITDA in 2016 when compared to 2015 . Loblaw expects to deliver positive same-store sales and stable gross margin in its retail segment for 2016 . Q3 revenue view C $14.64 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .For 2016, Loblaw expects to invest approximately $1.3 billion in capital expenditures including $1.0 billion in its retail segment.  Full Article

George Weston posts Q1 earnings of $0.29/share
Tuesday, 10 May 2016 06:00am EDT 

George Weston Ltd : George Weston Limited reports 2016 first quarter results and announces a 3.5% increase to quarterly common share dividend . Q1 earnings per share $0.29 . Q1 adjusted earnings per share $1.31 . Q1 sales $ 10.80 billion versus $10.41 billion . Q1 earnings per share view c$1.29, revenue view c$10.80 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Announces $0.44 per common share dividend declared . George Weston Ltd sees sales growth generated by new capacity and productivity improvements to drive an increase in adjusted EBITDA in 2016 . Expects to make capital investments of approximately $300 million in 2016. . Increase in adjusted EBITDA expected to be greater in second half of year as new plant capacity and capability come on-line . In 2016, Loblaw expects to deliver positive same-store sales and stable gross margin in its retail segment . In 2016, Loblaw expects to grow adjusted net earnings; invest approximately $1.3 billion in capital expenditures .For 2016, company expects growth in net earnings to be driven by an increase in net earnings at Loblaw.  Full Article

George Weston Ltd declares dividend
Friday, 31 Jul 2015 06:00am EDT 

George Weston Ltd:Declares dividend of $0.425 per share payable Oct. 1 to shareholders of record Sept. 15.Declares preferred shares, series I dividend of $0.3625 per share payable Sept. 15 to shareholders of record Aug. 31.Declares Preferred Shares, Series III dividend of $0.3250 per share payable Oct. 1 to shareholders of record Sept. 15.Declares preferred shares, Series IV dividend of $0.3250 per share payable Oct. 1 to shareholders of record Sept. 15.Declares Preferred Shares, Series V dividend of $0.296875 per share payable Oct. 1 to shareholders of record Sept. 15.  Full Article

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