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W. R. Grace & Co (GRA.N)

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BRIEF-40 North Management LLC Reports 9.9 Pct Stake In W. R. Grace & Co (May 7)
Tuesday, 8 May 2018 09:44am EDT 

Corrects headline and bullets to show that 40 North Management LLC reported the stake in W. R. Grace & Co:40 NORTH MANAGEMENT LLC REPORTS 9.9 PERCENT STAKE IN W. R. GRACE & CO, AS OF APRIL 25, 2018 - SEC FILING.40 NORTH MANAGEMENT LLC SAYS ACQUIRED SHARES OF W. R. GRACE IN THE BELIEF THAT THE SHARES ARE UNDERVALUED AND ARE AN ATTRACTIVE INVESTMENT.40 NORTH MANAGEMENT LLC SAYS MAY ENTER INTO DISCUSSIONS WITH DIRECTORS, OFFICERS OF W. R. GRACE IN CONNECTION WITH INVESTMENT IN W. R. GRACE.40 NORTH MANAGEMENT LLC SAYS POTENTIAL DISCUSSIONS WITH W. R. GRACE MAY INCLUDE GOVERNANCE, BOARD COMPOSITION, MANAGEMENT, OPERATIONS, BUSINESS, ASSETS, AMONG OTHERS.40 NORTH MANAGEMENT LLC SAYS POTENTIAL DISCUSSIONS WITH W. R. GRACE MAY REVIEW OPTIONS FOR ENHANCING STOCKHOLDER VALUE THROUGH VARIOUS STRATEGIC ALTERNATIVES, AMONG OTHER THINGS.  Full Article

David Winter Reports 9.9 Pct Stake In W. R. Grace & Co - SEC Filing
Monday, 7 May 2018 05:25pm EDT 

May 7 (Reuters) - W. R. Grace & Co ::DAVID WINTER REPORTS 9.9 PERCENT STAKE IN W. R. GRACE & CO, AS OF APRIL 25, 2018 - SEC FILING.DAVID WINTER - ACQUIRED SHARES OF W. R. GRACE IN THE BELIEF THAT THE SHARES ARE UNDERVALUED AND ARE AN ATTRACTIVE INVESTMENT.DAVID WINTER - MAY ENTER INTO DISCUSSIONS WITH DIRECTORS, OFFICERS OF W. R. GRACE IN CONNECTION WITH DAVID WINTER'S INVESTMENT IN THE W. R. GRACE.DAVID WINTER- POTENTIAL DISCUSSIONS WITH W. R. GRACE MAY INCLUDE GOVERNANCE, BOARD COMPOSITION, MANAGEMENT, OPERATIONS, BUSINESS, ASSETS, AMONG OTHERS.DAVID WINTER - POTENTIAL DISCUSSIONS WITH W. R. GRACE MAY REVIEW OPTIONS FOR ENHANCING STOCKHOLDER VALUE THROUGH VARIOUS STRATEGIC ALTERNATIVES, AMONG OTHER THINGS.  Full Article

W. R. Grace To Increase Dividend By 14 Percent
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 06:02am EST 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - W. R. Grace & Co ::W. R. GRACE & CO TO INCREASE DIVIDEND 14 PERCENT.SETS QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.24PER SHARE.  Full Article

Grace Q4 Sales $459.5 Million
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 06:00am EST 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - W. R. Grace & Co ::GRACE REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL-YEAR 2017 RESULTS.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.98.Q4 LOSS PER SHARE $1.81 FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS.Q4 SALES $459.5 MILLION.SEES FY 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $3.72 TO $3.82.SEES FY 2018 SALES UP 8 TO 10 PERCENT.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.97, REVENUE VIEW $453.6 MILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $3.75, REVENUE VIEW $1.81 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.‍INCREASING ANNUAL CASH DIVIDEND 14% AND DECLARING QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.24 PER SHARE​.‍RECORDED A PROVISIONAL CHARGE OF $143 MILLION IN Q4 TO REFLECT ESTIMATED IMPACTS OF U.S. TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT OF 2017​.‍2018 OUTLOOK BASED ON AN EXPECTED ADJUSTED EFFECTIVE TAX RATE BETWEEN 27%-28%​.  Full Article

Albemarle Enters Into Agreement To Sell Portion Of Performance Catalysts Solutions To W. R. Grace & Co.
Thursday, 14 Dec 2017 05:00pm EST 

Dec 14 (Reuters) - W. R. Grace & Co ::ALBEMARLE ENTERS INTO DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT TO SELL PORTION OF PERFORMANCE CATALYSTS SOLUTIONS TO W. R. GRACE & CO..ALBEMARLE - W.R. GRACE TO ASSUME LEASE & OPERATIONS AT PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT CENTER IN BATON ROUGE, OPERATIONS AT YEOSU, SOUTH KOREA SITE.ALBEMARLE - ORGANOMETALLICS AND CURATIVES PORTIONS OF PERFORMANCE CATALYSTS SOLUTIONS BUSINESS WILL REMAIN WITH CO.  Full Article

Grace To Acquire Polyolefin Catalysts Business
Thursday, 14 Dec 2017 05:00pm EST 

Dec 14 (Reuters) - W. R. Grace & Co ::GRACE TO ACQUIRE POLYOLEFIN CATALYSTS BUSINESS.W. R. GRACE & CO - DEAL FOR $416 MILLION.W. R. GRACE & CO - EXPECTS TO FINANCE TRANSACTION WITH A COMBINATION OF DEBT AND CASH.W. R. GRACE - SIGNED AGREEMENT TO BUY POLYOLEFIN CATALYSTS BUSINESS OF ALBEMARLE.  Full Article

Festa to retire as Grace CEO in Q4 2018, remain as non-executive chairman
Friday, 3 Nov 2017 08:00am EDT 

Nov 3 (Reuters) - W. R. Grace & Co :Festa to retire as Grace CEO in Q4 2018, remain as non-executive chairman.W. R. Grace & Co - ‍Fred Festa intends to step down as chief executive officer during Q4 of 2018, but remain as non-executive chairman​.W. R. Grace & Co - ‍board elected Hudson La Force, president and chief operating officer, as a director of co.  Full Article

W. R. Grace & Co says ‍declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.21 per share​
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017 06:01am EDT 

Oct 25 (Reuters) - W. R. Grace & Co ::W. R. Grace & Co - ‍declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.21 per share​.  Full Article

W. R. Grace reports third quarter 2017 results
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017 06:00am EDT 

Oct 25 (Reuters) - W. R. Grace & Co :Grace reports third quarter 2017 results.Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.90.Q3 earnings per share $0.70 from continuing operations.Q3 sales $429.5 million versus I/B/E/S view $409.6 million.Q3 earnings per share view $0.83 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees FY 2017 adjusted earnings per share $3.36 to $3.41.Sees FY 2017 sales up about 6 to 7 percent.w. r. Grace & Co - ‍hurricane events had an "unfavorable" impact on sales and operating income in quarter of about $7 million and $4 million, respectively​.Says 2017 ‍outlook includes $6 million of lost operating income associated with hurricane events​.  Full Article

W R Grace licenses UNIPOL PP Process Technology and services to Ningxia Baofeng Energy Group in China
Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 08:00am EDT 

Sept 20 (Reuters) - W. R. Grace & Co :W. R. Grace- ‍contracted to license UNIPOL PP Process Technology, services to Ningxia Baofeng Energy Group for new methanol-to-olefin facility in China​.W. R. Grace & Co - ‍new reactor line is expected to begin operations in late 2018​.  Full Article

CORRECTED-BRIEF-40 North Management LLC Reports 9.9 Pct Stake In W. R. Grace & Co (May 7)

* 40 NORTH MANAGEMENT LLC REPORTS 9.9 PERCENT STAKE IN W. R. GRACE & CO, AS OF APRIL 25, 2018 - SEC FILING