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MKS Instruments Inc (MKSI.OQ)

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MKS Instruments increases quarterly cash dividend
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 09:00am EDT 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - MKS Instruments Inc :MKS Instruments increases quarterly cash dividend.MKS Instruments Inc - ‍board of directors has authorized a quarterly cash dividend of $0.18 per share​.MKS Instruments - authorized quarterly cash dividend of $0.18 per share which represents 3% increase from last quarter's dividend of $0.175 per share​.  Full Article

MKS Instruments reports Q3 earnings per share $1.38
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 04:30pm EDT 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - MKS Instruments Inc :MKS instruments reports third quarter 2017 financial results.Q3 non-GAAP earnings per share $1.56 excluding items.Q3 earnings per share $1.38.Q3 earnings per share view $1.46 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 revenue $486 million versus I/B/E/S view $476.3 million.MKS Instruments Inc - ‍expects that revenue in Q4 of 2017 May range from $480 to $520 million​.Q4 revenue view $465.4 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.MKS Instruments Inc sees Q4 ‍GAAP net income could range from $1.34 to $1.59 per diluted share and non-GAAP net earnings could range from $1.52 to $1.76.  Full Article

MKS Instruments reports Q2 earnings per share $2.19
Tuesday, 25 Jul 2017 04:30pm EDT 

July 25 (Reuters) - MKS Instruments Inc :MKS Instruments reports second quarter 2017 financial results.Q2 non-GAAP earnings per share $1.41 excluding items.Q2 earnings per share $2.19.Q2 earnings per share view $1.41 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 revenue $481 million versus I/B/E/S view $464.9 million.MKS Instruments Inc - Expects that revenue in Q3 of 2017 May range from $450 to $490 million.Q3 revenue view $435.0 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.MKS Instruments Inc sees Q3 GAAP net income could range from $1.12 to $1.37 per diluted share.MKS Instruments Inc sees Q3 non-GAAP net earnings could range from $1.32 to $1.56 per diluted share.FY2017 earnings per share view $4.97 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Mks Instruments made a $50 mln voluntary principal prepayment on its term loan
Tuesday, 11 Jul 2017 09:00am EDT 

July 11 (Reuters) - Mks Instruments Inc :On July 11 made a $50 million voluntary principal prepayment on its term loan.Prepayment reduces outstanding principal amount of term loan to $523 million as of July 11, 2017, down from $780 million at origination.  Full Article

MKS Instruments considers potential repricing of co's existing term loan​
Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017 04:20pm EDT 

June 20 (Reuters) - MKS Instruments Inc -:MKS Instruments -‍invited certain lenders to meeting, scheduled for june 21, for purpose of considering potential repricing of co's existing term loan​.MKS Instruments Inc - ‍at this meeting, company plans to re-affirm, as of date thereof, company's previous guidance for quarter ending june 30, 2017​.  Full Article

MKS Instruments makes a voluntary $50 mln prepayment on its term loan
Friday, 31 Mar 2017 04:30pm EDT 

MKS Instruments Inc : MKS Instruments makes a voluntary $50 million prepayment on its term loan . MKS Instruments Inc - Prepayment is in addition to a scheduled principal payment of $1.6 million .MKS Instruments Inc - Prepayment reduces outstanding principal amount of term loan to $575 million as of March 31, 2017, down from $780 million at origination.  Full Article

MKS Instruments CEO Gerald Colella's FY 2016 total compensation was $6.6 mln
Friday, 24 Mar 2017 12:38pm EDT 

Mks Instruments Inc :CEO Gerald Colella's FY 2016 total compensation $6.6 million versus $5.5 million in FY 2015 - sec filing.  Full Article

MKS Instruments announces increased qtrly cash dividend by 3 pct to $0.175/share
Tuesday, 14 Feb 2017 09:00am EST 

MKS Instruments Inc : MKS instruments announces increased quarterly cash dividend . Increases quarterly cash dividend by 3 percent to $0.175per share .Increases quarterly cash dividend by 3 percent to $0.175per share.  Full Article

MKS Instruments Q4 earnings per share $0.83
Thursday, 2 Feb 2017 07:00am EST 

Mks Instruments Inc : Mks Instruments reports fourth quarter and full year 2016 financial results . Q4 non-gaap earnings per share $1.05 excluding items . Q4 earnings per share $0.83 . Q4 earnings per share view $1.00 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q4 sales $405 million versus i/b/e/s view $395 million . Mks Instruments Inc - expects that sales in q1 of 2017 may range from $385 to $425 million . Mks Instruments Inc sees q1 gaap net income could range from $0.72 to $0.96 per diluted share . Mks instruments inc q2 sees non-gaap net earnings could range from $0.93 to $1.17 per diluted share . Q1 earnings per share view $0.90, revenue view $386.9 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Mks Instruments Inc - expect to achieve total synergies of $40 million by end of 2018, up from our previously announced goal of $35 million.  Full Article

MKS Instruments makes a voluntary $60 million prepayment on its term loan
Monday, 3 Oct 2016 04:15pm EDT 

Mks Instruments Inc : MKS Instruments makes a voluntary $60 million prepayment on its term loan and enters into an interest rate swap agreement . MKS Instruments Inc says prepayment was made through a tax efficient repatriation of cash from international operations . Entered into an interest rate swap agreement to fix rate on approximately 50% of its remaining outstanding term loan balance . Swap converts floating rate on $335 million of term loan to a fixed interest rate of 4.70% through September 2020 .Prepayment in addition to scheduled principal payment of $1.8 million, reduces outstanding principal amount of term loan to $668 million as of Sept 30.  Full Article

BRIEF-MKS Instruments increases quarterly cash dividend

* MKS Instruments Inc - ‍board of directors has authorized a quarterly cash dividend of $0.18 per share​