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SDL PLC (SDL.L)

SDL.L on London Stock Exchange

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19 Jan 2018
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Translation Software Firm SDL Sees 8 Pct Rise In 2017 Revenue
Friday, 12 Jan 2018 02:00am EST 

Jan 12 (Reuters) - SDL Plc ::SDL PLC - SDL EXPECTS TO DELIVER ADJUSTED EBITA 1 FOR 2017 OF APPROXIMATELY £22 MILLION, AFTER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CAPITALISATION OF C.£2.5 MILLION.SDL PLC - 2017 ‍GROUP REVENUE IS EXPECTED TO BE APPROXIMATELY £285 MILLION, WITH GROWTH OF C.8% OVER PRIOR YEAR​.SDL PLC - NET CASH WAS IN EXCESS OF £22 MILLION AT 31 DECEMBER 2017.SDL PLC - GROSS MARGINS IN LANGUAGE SERVICES DIVISION IMPROVED IN SECOND HALF OF 2017.SDL PLC - GROUP CONTINUES TO WORK WITH CUSTOMERS TO SIGN CERTAIN SOFTWARE DEALS​.  Full Article

SDL ‍Group Says Remains Committed To Deliver Double Digit Long Term Revenue Growth
Friday, 15 Dec 2017 02:00am EST 

Dec 15 (Reuters) - SDL PLC ::‍GROUP IS RELIANT ON CLOSURE OF CERTAIN SOFTWARE DEALS, WHICH MAY NOT BE PROCESSED AND FULLY AWARDED BY 31 DECEMBER 2017​.‍IF THESE DEALS ARE NOT CLOSED, ADJUSTED EBITA 1 FOR 2017 ON A LIKE-FOR-LIKE 2 BASIS WILL BE BELOW CURRENT MARKET EXPECTATIONS​.‍REMAINS COMMITTED TO DELIVERING DOUBLE DIGIT REVENUE GROWTH AND MID TO HIGH TEENS PROFIT MARGINS OVER MEDIUM TO LONG TERM​.  Full Article

SDL expects to see improved profit performance in second-half.
Tuesday, 1 Aug 2017 02:15am EDT 

Aug 1 (Reuters) - SDL Plc :Hy revenue from continuing operations up 15.5% to £139.1 million (1h16: £120.4 million), up 4.9% at constant currency.Hy profit before tax from continuing operations 5.7 million pounds versus 4.9 million pounds.Hy adjusted earnings per ordinary share 6.95 pence.Do expect an improved profit performance in second half.Made considered decision to maintain investment plans for second half.  Full Article

SDL Plc says CFO to take temporary leave of absence
Friday, 16 Jun 2017 02:00am EDT 

June 16 (Reuters) - SDL Plc ::Dominic Lavelle, chief financial officer, to take temporary leave of absence​.In his absence, Xenia Walters will re-join SDL assuming Dominic's responsibilities on an interim basis​.  Full Article

SDL agrees to sell social intelligence activities businesses
Thursday, 20 Apr 2017 02:00am EDT 

April 20 (Reuters) - SDL Plc ::Disposal of social intelligence.Announces an agreement to sell its social intelligence activities to Social Data Intelligence LLC .Completion of transaction is expected on May 2, 2017.Immediate cash consideration for social intelligence business disposal is 1 stg.Has agreed to subscribe for a $1 million unsecured 2027 loan note issued by SDIL.  Full Article

SDL reports adjusted pretax profit of 27 mln stg
Tuesday, 7 Mar 2017 02:00am EST 

Sdl Plc : Total dividend up 11.4 percent to 6.2 pence per share . Adjusted pbta for continuing operations of £27.0 million (2015: £24.2 million), total £2.5 million (2015: £20.6 million) . Revenue from continuing operations up 10% at £264.7 million (2015: £240.4 million), including some benefit from foreign exchange tailwinds . Adjusted continuing operations earnings per share of 26.58 pence (2015: 21.17 pence) . Board remains confident of another year of profitable growth which is reflected in proposed realignment of our dividend. .2017 is year of execution. There is still work to do.  Full Article

Sdl names new chief product officer
Tuesday, 14 Feb 2017 02:00am EST 

Sdl Plc : SDL expands executive team with new chief product officer . Jim Saunders to lead product strategy and development .Saunders will report to Adolfo Hernandez, CEO, SDL.  Full Article

SDL says FY pretax profit to be slightly ahead of expectations
Friday, 20 Jan 2017 02:00am EST 

SDL Plc : 2016 year-end trading update . Continuing operations revenue and profit before taxation, amortisation of intangible assets and one-off costs are both expected to be slightly ahead of market expectations. . Whilst there has been some foreign exchange tailwind at top line, because a large proportion of our costs are denominated in foreign currencies . PBTA margin % is anticipated to be in line with market expectations. . Good progress continues to be made in executing new strategic plan. .All businesses have performed well, with strengthened recurring and repeat revenues evidenced..  Full Article

SDL PLC signs agreement with flydubai
Monday, 5 Dec 2016 09:00am EST 

SDL PLC :SDL PLC says has signed an agreement with flydubai, a Dubai-based airline, to use SDL web to support way its customers consume information.  Full Article

SDL H1 revenue from cont ops flat at 120.4 mln stg
Tuesday, 2 Aug 2016 02:00am EDT 

Sdl Plc : HY results in line with management expectations . HY revenue from continuing operations £120.4 million versus £120.7 million a year ago . "Do not expect a material impact on our business from an operational perspective" from brexit . HY profit before tax, amortisation and one-off items (pbta) for continuing operations £11.6 million . Disposal of non-core businesses progressing . "We have considered operational implications of brexit" ."Outlook for business remains solid".  Full Article

BRIEF-Translation Software Firm SDL Sees 8 Pct Rise In 2017 Revenue

* SDL PLC - SDL EXPECTS TO DELIVER ADJUSTED EBITA 1 FOR 2017 OF APPROXIMATELY £22 MILLION, AFTER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CAPITALISATION OF C.£2.5 MILLION