William Demant Holding A/S (WDH.CO)
24 May 2017
* 2017 OUTLOOK MAINTAINED - REALISING AN EBIT IN UPPER HALF OF RANGE MOST LIKELY Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
COPENHAGEN, March 3 William Demant, the world's second-largest maker of hearing aids, pins its growth ambition on the fast-increasing market for hearing implants, the Danish firm's incoming chief executive told Reuters on Friday.
* CEO Niels Jacobsen expects 2017 retail acquisitions at 2016 level (around DKK 350 million)
* 2016 revenue 12.00 billion Danish crowns ($1.71 billion) versus 12.00 billion crowns seen in Reuters poll
Feb 23 William Demant: * Søren Nielsen new President & CEO * Niels B. Christiansen new Chairman of the Board * President & CEO Niels Jacobsen has decided to step down * Management changes will take effect on April 1, 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)