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Bucher Industries AG (BUCN.S)

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Bucher says Manuela Suter to become CFO on Jan 1
Monday, 27 Nov 2017 12:31am EST 

Nov 27 (Reuters) - Bucher Industries Ag ::SAYS CHRISTINA JOHANSSON, MEMBER OF GROUP MANAGEMENT AND CFO OF BUCHER INDUSTRIES, HAS DECIDED TO LEAVE THE COMPANY‍​.SAYS MANUELA SUTER, HEAD OF CONTROLLING OF BUCHER INDUSTRIES, WILL ASSUME THE POSITION OF CFO AS A MEMBER OF GROUP MANAGEMENT ON 1 JANUARY 2018.  Full Article

Bucher Industries reports 9 month net sales of CHF 1939 mln
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 12:00am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Bucher Industries Ag :Order intake in first nine months CHF 2 040 million versus CHF 1 693 million.‍For current year, group anticipates an improvement in business performance compared with 2016​.Net sales CHF 1939 million for 9 months 2017 versus CHF 1800 million year ago‍​.Order book in first nine months CHF 831 million versus CHF 616 million.‍Kuhn Group expects continued recovery in market for agricultural equipment​.For 2017 business year as a whole, Bucher Emhart Glass anticipates sales growth​.Kuhn Group is expecting stable milk prices until end of 2017​.‍Bucher Specials for 2017 is forecasting slight rise in sales and somewhat lower operating profit margin​.  Full Article

Bucher Industries H1 EBIT at CHF 115 mln
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 12:41am EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - BUCHER INDUSTRIES AG ::H1 SALES CHF 1313 MILLION.H1 OPERATING PROFIT(EBIT) CHF 115 MILLION.H1 EARNINGS PER SHARE IN CHF 8.74.SEES AN IMPROVEMENT IN BUSINESS PERFORMANCE COMPARED WITH 2016.EXPECTS CONTINUED RECOVERY IN MARKET FOR AGRICULTURAL EQUIPMENT.FOR CURRENT YEAR, GROUP ANTICIPATES AN IMPROVEMENT IN BUSINESS PERFORMANCE COMPARED WITH 2016.EMHART GLASS SEES SALES GROWTH AND SLIGHTLY HIGHER OPERATING PROFIT MARGIN.BUCHER HYDRAULICS IS EXPECTING FAVOURABLE MARKET ENVIRONMENT TO BE SUSTAINED.BUCHER INDUSTRIES-EMHART GLASS SEES SALES GROWTH AND SLIGHTLY HIGHER OPERATING PROFIT MARGIN IN 2017 (REFILES TO ADD DROPPED WORDS 'IN 2017').BUCHER INDUSTRIES-BUCHER HYDRAULICS IS EXPECTING FAVOURABLE MARKET ENVIRONMENT TO BE SUSTAINED IN 2017 (REFILES TO ADD DROPPED WORDS 'IN 2017').  Full Article

Bucher Industries Q1 net sales up 2 pct to CHF 616 mln
Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 12:30am EDT 

April 27 (Reuters) - Bucher Industries AG ::Q1 net sales up 2 percent to 616 million Swiss francs ($620.16 million), order intake up 14 percent to 635 million francs.Group continues to expect current year to show a slight increase in sales and an improved operating profit margin.  Full Article

Bucher Industries FY net profit down to CHF 118 mln
Monday, 6 Mar 2017 10:31pm EST 

Bucher Industries AG : Will propose a dividend of 5.00 Swiss francs ($4.94) per registered share to the annual general meeting on April 19, 2017 . FY order intake of group was 2,386 million francs, 2 percent lower than previous year . FY sales were 4 percent lower at 2,380 million francs, operating profit amounted to 169 million francs and operating profit margin decreased to 7.1 percent . Main reasons for lower margin were a decline in sales of agricultural machinery and one-off costs in municipal vehicles business . Profit for year amounted to 118 million francs (2015: 140 million francs) and earnings per share came in at 11.73 francs . For year in progress, group is reckoning with continuing economic uncertainties . Group is expecting current year to show a slight increase in sales and an improved operating profit margin .Board of directors will propose to annual general meeting that chairman Philip Mosimann and serving members of board of directors and remuneration committee be re-elected.  Full Article

Bucher Industries FY sales down 4 pct at 2.38 bln Swiss francs
Thursday, 2 Feb 2017 12:30am EST 

Bucher Industries AG : FY sales fell by 4 pct and order intake by 2 pct . For 2016 as a whole, group is expecting a substantial decline in operating profit and group profit margins . FY net sales at 2.38 billion Swiss francs ($2.40 billion), order intake 2.39 billion Swiss francs .Overall, group is expecting current 2017 year to show a slight increase in sales and an improved operating profit margin.  Full Article

Bucher Industries to acquire bulk waste equipment business for Australian market
Tuesday, 9 Aug 2016 12:30am EDT 

Bucher Industries Ag : Bucher Municipal to acquire bulk waste equipment business for Australian market .Is acquiring operational bulk waste equipment business of PakMor Waste Equipment Australia Pty Ltd in Sydney.  Full Article

Bucher Industries H1 EBIT down at CHF 107.4 mln
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 12:48am EDT 

Bucher Industries AG : H1 net sales 1.25 billion Swiss francs ($1.26 billion)versus 1.34 billion Swiss francs year ago . H1 EBIT 107.4 million Swiss francs versus 117.8 million Swiss francs year ago . H1 profit for the period 73.0 million Swiss francs versus 79.5 million Swiss francs year ago .For 2016 as a whole, the group is expecting to maintain sales almost at the previous year’s level and anticipates a slight decrease in operating profit and profit for the year.  Full Article

Bucher Industries proposes dividend of CHF 5.50 per share‍​
Monday, 7 Mar 2016 07:00pm EST 

Bucher Industries AG:Is proposing a dividend of 5.50 Swiss francs per share‍​.  Full Article

Bucher Industries unit takes over J. Hvidtved Larsen A/S (JHL)
Sunday, 6 Mar 2016 07:00pm EST 

Bucher Industries AG:Bucher Municipal, a division of Bucher Industries, has taken over J. Hvidtved Larsen A/S (JHL), Danish manufacturer of truck-mounted sewer-cleaning units‍​.  Full Article

BRIEF-Bucher Industries Forecasts Improved Operating Profit Margin For Reporting Year 2017

* FOR REPORTING YEAR 2017, GROUP FORECASTING IMPROVED OPERATING PROFIT MARGIN AND A "SIGNIFICANT" INCREASE IN GROUP PROFIT​