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

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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

Grace agrees to acquire Evonik Dental silica and huber defoamer product lines
Monday, 28 Aug 2017 06:00am EDT 

Aug 28 (Reuters) - W. R. Grace & Co :Grace agrees to acquire Evonik Dental silica and huber defoamer product lines.w. R. Grace & Co - ‍Terms were not disclosed​.Says ‍transaction will not change Grace's 2017 outlook as of July 27, 2017​.W. R. Grace- ‍Assets to be bought by co include trademarks,licenses to produce, sell Evonik's sident dental precipitated silica product range among others​.W. R. Grace & Co - ‍Has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire certain assets from Evonik Industries AG on September 5, 2017​.  Full Article

Grace Q1 adjusted earnings per share $0.68
Wednesday, 26 Apr 2017 06:00am EDT 

April 26 (Reuters) - W. R. Grace & Co ::Grace reports first quarter 2017 results.Q1 adjusted earnings per share $0.68.Q1 earnings per share $0.63 from continuing operations.Q1 sales $398 million versus I/B/E/S view $372.4 million.Q1 earnings per share view $0.64 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees FY 2017 adjusted earnings per share $3.30 to $3.45.w. r. Grace & co sees 2017 sales growth to be in range of 3%-4% (4%-5% on a constant currency basis).FY2017 earnings per share view $3.41, revenue view $1.66 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.w. r. Grace & co sees 2017 adjusted EBITDA to be in range of $525 million to $540 million.W. R. Grace & Co says continue to expect 2017 adjusted free cash flow to be in range of $265 million to $275 million.  Full Article

Grace Q4 adjusted earnings per share $0.95
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 06:00am EST 

W. R. Grace & Co : Grace reports fourth quarter and full-year 2016 results . Q4 adjusted earnings per share $0.95 . Q4 earnings per share $0.18 from continuing operations . Q4 sales $440.8 million versus I/B/E/S view $437.1 million . Q4 earnings per share view $0.94 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees FY 2017 adjusted earnings per share $3.30 to $3.55 . Fy2017 earnings per share view $3.43 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Grace announced today that its board of directors has authorized a new share repurchase program of up to $250 million . W. R. Grace & Co sees sales growth to be in range of 3%-6% in 2017 . Fy2017 revenue view $1.68 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . New share repurchase program expected to be completed over next 24 to 36 months at discretion of management . w. r. Grace & co says expect 2017 adjusted free cash flow to be in range of $265 to $275 million .Board of directors has approved an increase in co's regular annual cash dividend rate from $0.68 to $0.84 per common share.  Full Article

Grace reports third quarter 2016 results
Wednesday, 26 Oct 2016 06:00am EDT 

W. R. Grace & Co : Grace reports third quarter 2016 results . Sees FY 2016 adjusted earnings per share $3.05 to $3.10 . Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.80 . Q3 earnings per share $0.58 from continuing operations . Q3 sales $404.5 million versus I/B/E/S view $414.1 million . Q3 earnings per share view $0.76 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . W. R. Grace & co - as of october 26, 2016, we reiterate our outlook for 2016 adjusted EBIT to be in range of $400 million to $405 million . W. R. Grace & Co - expect 2016 adjusted EBITDA to be in range of $500 million to $505 million . W. R. Grace & Co - continue to expect 2016 adjusted free cash flow to be at least $250 million . W. R. Grace & Co - expect 2016 adjusted eps to be in range of $3.05 to $3.10 per share . Sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.17per share .FY2016 earnings per share view $3.07, revenue view $1.61 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

BRIEF-W. R. Grace reports third quarter 2017 results

* Q3 earnings per share view $0.83 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S