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Aecon Group Inc (ARE.TO)

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Aecon Announced Receipt Of Two Regulatory Approvals In Respect Of Deal With CCCI
Friday, 8 Dec 2017 10:20am EST 

Dec 8 (Reuters) - Aecon Group Inc ::AECON PROVIDES UPDATE ON PROPOSED TRANSACTION WITH CCCI.AECON GROUP INC - ‍ ANNOUNCED RECEIPT OF TWO REGULATORY APPROVALS IN RESPECT OF ACQUISITION BY CCCC INTERNATIONAL HOLDING LIMITED​.AECON GROUP INC SAYS‍ ISS AND GLASS LEWIS, HAVE BOTH RECOMMENDED THAT CO'S SHAREHOLDERS VOTE FOR SPECIAL RESOLUTION APPROVING CCCI'S ACQUISITION OF CO​.  Full Article

China Communications Construction's units to buy Canada's Aecon
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 09:06am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - China Communications Construction Co Ltd <601800.SS>1800.HK:Says units plan to buy Canada's Aecon Group Inc <<>> for C$1.45 billion ($1.13 billion).  Full Article

Aecon group Q3 operating earnings per share C$0.37
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 06:01am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Aecon Group Inc :Aecon reports third quarter 2017 results.Q3 operating earnings per share c$0.37.Q3 earnings per share view c$0.41 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aecon group inc - ‍revenue for three months ended september 30, 2017 was $760 million compared to $838 million in q3 of 2016​.Aecon group inc - ‍backlog as at september 30, 2017 of $4.32 billion compares to backlog of $4.37 billion as at end of q2 of 2017​.Aecon group inc - ‍new contract awards of $714 million were booked in q3 of 2017​.Aecon group - ‍expect lower overall revenue in 2017, driven by lower activity in mining segment, expectation for mining revenue to be lower in q4.  Full Article

Aecon Group Inc to be acquired by CCCI for ‍$1.51 billion​
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 06:00am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Aecon Group Inc :Aecon Group agrees to be acquired by CCCI for $20.37 per share.Aecon Group Inc - deal for ‍$1.51 billion​.Aecon Group Inc - ‍board of directors of aecon has unanimously recommended this transaction.​.Aecon Group Inc - ‍termination payment of $75 million will be payable by CCCI to Aecon should transaction not close in certain circumstances​.Aecon Group Inc - ‍transaction is culmination of sale process conducted by aecon and disclosed on August 25, 2017​.Aecon Group Inc - each director and senior officer of Aecon has agreed to support and vote their shares in favour of arrangement resolution​.Aecon Group Inc - ‍transaction is not subject to any financing condition.​.Aecon Group Inc - ‍transaction will be implemented by way of a statutory plan of arrangement under canada business corporations act​.Aecon-‍if merger is terminated in certain circumstances, including if co enters into another agreement , ccci is entitled to termination fee of $50 million​.Aecon Group Inc - ‍agreement between CCCI and Aecon provides for, among other things, a non-solicitation covenant on part of aecon​.Aecon Group Inc - ‍Aecon will retain its name, continue to be Canada-headquartered and led by its Canadian management team​.  Full Article

Aecon Group hired advisers to explore sale - Bloomberg
Friday, 25 Aug 2017 12:11pm EDT 

Aug 25 (Reuters) - :Canadian construction firm Aecon hired advisers to explore sale - Bloomberg, citing sources.  Full Article

Aecon reports Q2 operating earnings per share C$0.01
Thursday, 27 Jul 2017 04:00pm EDT 

July 27 (Reuters) - Aecon Group Inc :Aecon reports second quarter 2017 results.Q2 operating earnings per share C$0.01.Q2 earnings per share view C$0.08 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aecon Group Inc - ‍revenue for three months ended June 30, 2017 was $686 million compared to $839 million in Q2 of 2016​.Aecon Group Inc - ‍Backlog as at June 30, 2017 of $4.4 billion compares to backlog of $4.4 billion as at end of Q1​.Aecon Group Inc - New contract awards of $686 million were booked in Q2 of 2017.Q2 revenue view c$734.6 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Aecon reports qtrly loss per share $0.32
Monday, 8 May 2017 04:00pm EDT 

May 8 (Reuters) - Aecon Group Inc :Aecon reports first quarter 2017 results.Aecon Group Inc- Backlog as at March 31, 2017 of $4.4 billion compares to backlog of $4.2 billion as at December 31, 2016.Aecon Group Inc says revenue for three months ended March 31, 2017 was $675 million compared to $691 million in Q1 of 2016.Qtrly loss per share $0.32.Q1 earnings per share view C$-0.20 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aecon Group Inc- Overall revenue expectations for 2017 are for flat to modestly lower volume.Q1 revenue view C$658.7 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aecon Group Inc- Expect first half of 2017 to be weaker than second half of 2017 due to seasonality of Aecon's work.  Full Article

Aecon reports Q4 adj earnings per share of $0.43
Tuesday, 7 Mar 2017 04:29pm EST 

Aecon Group Inc : Aecon reports 2016 results including record revenue of $3.2 billion and increase in annual dividend . Backlog as at Dec 31, 2016 of $4,204 million compares to backlog of $3,261 million as at December 31, 2015 . Board of directors approved an increase in annual dividend to 50 cents per share from 46 cents per share . " Overall outlook for 2017 remains generally positive" . Qtrly earnings per share - diluted $0.43 .Qtrly adjusted earnings per share – diluted $0.43.  Full Article

Aecon reports Q2 results including record backlog of $4.9 billion
Wednesday, 3 Aug 2016 04:00pm EDT 

Aecon Group Inc : Aecon reports second quarter 2016 results including record backlog of $4.9 billion . Qtrly adjusted earnings per share $0.12 . Qtrly revenue $839.3 million versus $667.3 million . Backlog as at June 30, 2016 of $4.9 billion, 89 per cent higher than backlog of $2.6 billion as at June 30, 2015 . New contract awards of $1.1 billion were booked in q2 of 2016, compared to $469 million in Q2 of 2015 .Says new contract awards of $1.1 billion were booked in Q2 of 2016, compared to $469 million in Q2 of 2015.  Full Article

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Canada province pushes on with mega dam project despite opposition

British Columbia said on Monday it would push ahead with a C$10.7 billion ($8.32 billion) hydroelectric dam project approved by the western Canadian province's previous government, provoking an angry response from a political partner and threats of court cases from indigenous groups.