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Halma PLC (HLMA.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Halma Posts FY Adjusted Pretax Profit From Cont Ops Of 213.7 Mln Pounds
Tuesday, 12 Jun 2018 02:00am EDT 

June 12 (Reuters) - Halma PLC ::FY REVENUE FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS OF 1,076.2 MILLION STG VERSUS 961.7 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.FY ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAXATION FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS OF 213.7 MILLION STG VERSUS 194.0 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.SAYS FINAL DIVIDEND UP 7%.FY ADJUSTED EPS FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS OF 45.26 PENCE VERSUS 40.21 PENCE YEAR AGO.SAYS BOARD IS RECOMMENDING A FINAL DIVIDEND OF 8.97P PER SHARE.TRADING SINCE LAST FINANCIAL YEAR END HAS BEEN POSITIVE, WITH ORDER INTAKE AHEAD OF ORDER INTAKE LAST YEAR AND REVENUE THIS YEAR.  Full Article

Halma Sees positive impact to adj profit from U.S Tax Reform
Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018 02:00am EST 

Jan 16 (Reuters) - Halma Plc ::EXPECTS US TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT TO POSITIVELY IMPACT FUTURE US AFTER TAX ADJUSTED EARNINGS.‍FOR YEAR TO MARCH 31, CURRENTLY SEES TAX CHANGES TO HAVE A SMALL POSITIVE IMPACT ON GROUP EFFECTIVE TAX RATE ON ADJUSTED PROFITS​.‍FOR YEAR TO 31 MARCH 2019, ANTICIPATE TAX CHANGES WILL REDUCE GROUP EFFECTIVE TAX RATE ON ADJUSTED PROFITS TO APPROXIMATELY 20%​.‍EXPECT TAX CHANGES TO RESULT IN ONE-OFF NON-CASH TAX CREDIT FOR YEAR TO 31 MARCH RELATING TO REVALUATION OF US DEFERRED TAX ASSETS, LIABILITIES​.NON CASH TAX ‍CREDIT FOR YEAR TO MARCH 31 IS EXPECTED TO BE APPROXIMATELY £15M BASED ON OUR NET US DEFERRED TAX LIABILITIES AT 1 APRIL 2017​.  Full Article

Halma says ‍remains on track to make progress in H2
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 02:00am EST 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - HALMA PLC ::H1 REVENUE ROSE 15 PERCENT TO 506 MILLION STG.INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 7 PERCENT TO 5.71 PENCEPER SHARE.H1 REVENUE FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS OF 506.3 MILLION STG VERSUS 442.1 MILLION STG YEAR AGO‍​.H1 ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAXATION FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS OF 94.5 MILLION STG VERSUS 83.6 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.H1 INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 7%.​.‍REMAINS ON TRACK TO MAKE PROGRESS IN SECOND HALF OF YEAR IN LINE WITH BOARD'S EXPECTATIONS.​.‍SINCE PERIOD END, ORDER INTAKE HAS CONTINUED TO BE AHEAD OF REVENUE AND ORDER INTAKE LAST YEAR​.  Full Article

Halma says buys Mini-Cam Enterprises for ‍initial cash consideration of 62 mln stg
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 03:00am EDT 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Halma Plc ::HALMA PLC - ‍COMPLETED ACQUISITION OF MINI-CAM ENTERPRISES LTD ON 31 OCTOBER 2017 FROM LLOYDS DEVELOPMENT CAPITAL AND A GROUP OF PRIVATE SHAREHOLDERS​.‍INITIAL CASH CONSIDERATION IS £62.0 MILLION ON A CASH- AND DEBT-FREE BASIS​.‍EARN-OUT CONSIDERATION, CAPPED AT £23.1 MILLION, IS PAYABLE IN CASH BASED ON ANNUALISED PROFIT GROWTH UP TO END OF MARCH 2020​.‍ACQUISITION, WHICH IS EXPECTED TO BE IMMEDIATELY EARNINGS ENHANCING, WAS FUNDED FROM HALMA'S EXISTING CASH AND DEBT FACILITIES​.‍MANAGEMENT TEAM OF MINI-CAM WILL CONTINUE TO OPERATE BUSINESS OUT OF ITS CURRENT LOCATIONS.​.  Full Article

Halma says for period from April 2 Asia Pacific maintains growth from H2 last year
Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017 02:41am EDT 

Sept 27 (Reuters) - Halma Plc :FOR PERIOD FROM APRIL 2, ASIA PACIFIC MAINTAINED STRONG GROWTH FROM H2 2016, WITH GOOD PROGRESS IN UK AND MAINLAND EUROPE AND STEADY PERFORMANCE IN USA .‍IMPROVED RATES OF ORGANIC CONSTANT CURRENCY REVENUE, PROFIT GROWTH ACHIEVED IN H2 OF LAST FINANCIAL YEAR HAVE CONTINUED INTO CURRENT YEAR​.‍ORDER INTAKE FOR PERIOD FROM APRIL 2 WAS AHEAD OF REVENUE AND ALSO AHEAD OF SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR​.  Full Article

Halma says improved rates of organic constant currency revenue, profit continued into current year​
Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017 02:00am EDT 

Sept 27 (Reuters) - Halma Plc :‍IMPROVED RATES OF ORGANIC CONSTANT CURRENCY REVENUE, PROFIT GROWTH ACHIEVED IN H2 OF LAST FINANCIAL YEAR HAVE CONTINUED INTO CURRENT YEAR​.‍ORDER INTAKE FOR PERIOD FROM APRIL 2 WAS AHEAD OF REVENUE AND ALSO AHEAD OF SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR​.ASIA PACIFIC MAINTAINED STRONG GROWTH, WITH GOOD PROGRESS IN UK AND MAINLAND EUROPE AND A STEADY PERFORMANCE IN USA.  Full Article

Halma says acquisition of Cardios Sistemas Comercial E Industrial Ltda And Cardio Dinamica Ltda
Monday, 7 Aug 2017 02:00am EDT 

Aug 7 (Reuters) - HALMA PLC :ACQUISITION OF CARDIOS SISTEMAS COMERCIAL E INDUSTRIAL LTDA AND CARDIO DINAMICA LTDA.INITIAL CASH CONSIDERATION IS R$50 MILLION (£12.1 MILLION) AND IS ADJUSTABLE.  Full Article

Halma syas Marc Ronchettito succeed Kevin Thompson as group finance director
Monday, 31 Jul 2017 07:07am EDT 

July 31 (Reuters) - HALMA PLC ::MARC RONCHETTI, CURRENTLY GROUP FINANCIAL CONTROLLER, WILL SUCCEED KEVIN THOMPSON AS GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR.KEVIN THOMPSON WILL CONTINUE AS GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR UNTIL RECRUITMENT OF MARC'S SUCCESSOR AS GROUP FINANCIAL CONTROLLER IS COMPLETED.  Full Article

Halma posts FY revenue rose 19 percent to 962 million stg
Tuesday, 13 Jun 2017 02:22am EDT 

June 13 (Reuters) - Halma Plc :FY pretax profit rose 15.7 percent to 157.7 million stg.FY revenue rose 19 percent to 962 million stg.Final dividend 8.38 pence per share.Total dividend 13.71 pence per share.FY adjusted profit before tax ‍194​ million pounds versus 166 million pounds year ago.FY adjusted earnings per share ‍40.21​ pence.FY statutory profit before tax ‍157.7​ million pounds versus 136.3 million pounds year ago.FY total dividend per share ‍13.71​ pence versus 12.81 pence year ago.FY return on sales ‍20.2​ percent versus 20.6 percent year ago.FY revenue ‍961.7​ million pounds versus 807.8 million pounds year ago.FY return on total invested capital ‍15.3​ percent versus 15.6 percent year ago.‍Expect to make further progress in year ahead in line with expectations​.‍Since period end, order intake has continued to be ahead of revenue and order intake last year​."‍Expect a further increase in underlying costs in 2017/18 as we continue to invest in growth of group"​.‍Saw continued volatility in currencies throughout year and this had a significant impact on results​.‍Currency translation had a positive impact of 9.8% on revenue and 10.5% on adjusted profit for 2016/17​.‍Expect currency rates to continue to be volatile​.‍Anticipate increased capital expenditure in coming year​.‍In medium term expect research and development expenditure to increase broadly in line with revenue​.  Full Article

Halma says finance director Kevin Thompson to retire during 2018
Thursday, 6 Apr 2017 04:03am EDT 

Halma Plc : Kevin Thompson, group finance director, has indicated his intention to retire during 2018 . Board will commence a search shortly and an announcement will be made in due course .Once a successor has been appointed, Kevin will step down from board and will remain with group until an orderly handover has been completed..  Full Article

BRIEF-Halma Sees positive impact to adj profit from U.S Tax Reform

* EXPECTS US TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT TO POSITIVELY IMPACT FUTURE US AFTER TAX ADJUSTED EARNINGS