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Asahi Glass Co Ltd (5201.T)

5201.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

5,010JPY
23 Jan 2018
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¥4,995
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¥4,980
Volume
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¥5,090
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Asahi Glass Expected To Post Group Operating Profit Of Around 125 Bln Yen For Year Ending Dec 31 - Nikkei
Thursday, 28 Dec 2017 12:26pm EST 

Dec 29 (Reuters) - Nikkei::ASAHI GLASS IS EXPECTED TO POST GROUP OPERATING PROFIT OF AROUND 125 BILLION YEN FOR THE YEAR ENDING DEC 31 - NIKKEI.ASAHI GLASS GROUP SALES WILL LIKELY JUMP 15 PERCENT TO ROUGHLY 1.47 TRILLION YEN FOR YEAR ENDING DEC 31 - NIKKEI.  Full Article

Asahi Glass completes share repurchase
Tuesday, 19 Dec 2017 01:19am EST 

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>:Says it completed repurchase of 3.2 million shares of its common stock, for 15 billion yen in total, as of Dec. 18 .  Full Article

Asahi Glass to repurchase shares for up to 15 bln yen
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 02:27am EDT 

Oct 31(Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>:Says it plans to buy back up to 5 million shares (2.2 percent stake)for up to 15 billion yen in total, during period from Nov. 1 to Jan. 19, 2018.  Full Article

Asahi Glass to change name
Tuesday, 1 Aug 2017 02:06am EDT 

Aug 1 (Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>:Says it plans to change company name to AGC Inc., effective July 1, 2018.  Full Article

Asahi Glass likely lifted consolidated oper profit 25% on year to around 50 bln Yen for January-June half - Nikkei‍​
Thursday, 6 Jul 2017 01:09pm EDT 

July 6 (Reuters) - Nikkei::Asahi Glass likely lifted consolidated operating profit 25% on the year to around 50 billion Yen ($442 million) for the January-June half - Nikkei‍​.‍asahi Glass' sales are seen rising 6 percent to 660 billion yen for January-June half - Nikkei​.For fiscal 2017, Asahi Glass forecasts a 9% increase in operating profit to 105 billion Yen - Nikkei.  Full Article

R&I affirms Asahi Glass's rating at "AA-" and announces stable outlook -R&I
Wednesday, 28 Jun 2017 03:26am EDT 

June 28(Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>:Says Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "AA-" -R&I.Rating outlook stable -R&I.  Full Article

Asahi Glass to sell Philippines-based unit
Monday, 19 Jun 2017 09:26pm EDT 

June 20 (Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>:* Says it will sell Philippines-based unit, which is engaged in manufacture and sales of glass for construction, to TQMP Glass Manufacturing Corporation in Q4 of 2017 .* Selling price not disclosed .  Full Article

Asahi Glass to retire 10.8 mln shares of common stock
Tuesday, 9 May 2017 02:25am EDT 

May 9 (Reuters) - Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T> ::* Says it plans to retire 10.8 million shares of common stock (0.91 percent stake), on May 31.  Full Article

Asahi Glass says result of ToB for shares of Vinythai Public
Wednesday, 12 Apr 2017 02:00am EDT 

Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T> :Says it acquires 152,450 shares (0.01 percent voting rights) of Vinythai Public Company Limited for 2.3 million baht(about 7 million yen), via ToB from March 3 to April 7.  Full Article

Asahi Glass raises 58.8 pct stake in Vinythai Public Company Limited
Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 09:20pm EST 

Asahi Glass Co Ltd <5201.T>: Says the co completed acquisition of 696.5 million shares(58.8 percent stake) of Vinythai Public Company Limited .Says the acquisition price is 10.45 billion baht.  Full Article