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Compagnie de Saint Gobain SA (SGOB.PA)

SGOB.PA on Paris Stock Exchange

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23 Feb 2018
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Sika AG FY 2017 sales reaching CHF 6,248.3 mln
Thursday, 22 Feb 2018 11:00pm EST 

Feb 22 (Reuters) - Sika AG ::SIKA ACHIEVES RECORD RESULTS IN 2017.FY 2017 SALES REACHING CHF 6,248.3 MILLION​.FY 2017 NET PROFIT GREW TO CHF 649.0 MILLION.FY ‍EBIT INCREASED TO CHF 896.3 MILLION, UP 12.7%​.FOR ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF APRIL 17, BOARD PROPOSING 15.6% INCREASE IN GROSS DIVIDEND TO CHF 111 PER BEARER SHARE, CHF 18.50 PER REGISTERED SHARE.‍FOR 2018 BUSINESS YEAR SIKA IS ANTICIPATING AN INCREASE IN SALES OF MORE THAN 10%​.‍SALES IN EMEA REGION (EUROPE, MIDDLE EAST, AFRICA) INCREASED BY 7.5% IN LOCAL CURRENCIES IN 2017 (PREVIOUS YEAR: 4.6%)​.UNKNOWN OUTCOME OF SAINT-GOBAIN'S HOSTILE TAKEOVER ATTEMPT REMAINS AN ELEMENT OF UNCERTAINTY FOR THE FUTURE.‍ IN 2017 AT 18.4%, NORTH AMERICA REGION POSTED STRONGEST GROWTH (PREVIOUS YEAR: 7.8%), OF WHICH 8.5% WAS THROUGH ACQUISITIONS​.  Full Article

Saint-Gobain CEO Says Views With Burkard Family On Proposed Sika Takeover "Totallly Aligned"
Thursday, 22 Feb 2018 12:48pm EST 

Feb 22 (Reuters) - Saint-Gobain ::Saint-Gobain Chief Financial Officer Guillaume Texier says the company will make raising prices in 2018 a priority.Saint-Gobain Chief Exectutive Pierre-Andre de Chalendar says views with Burkard family on proposed Sika <<>> takeover "totallly aligned".  Full Article

Saint-Gobain Says Extends Maturity And Reduces Cost Of 4 Bln Eur Undrawn Bank Facilities‍​
Wednesday, 20 Dec 2017 11:07am EST 

Dec 20 (Reuters) - Saint-Gobain ::SAYS EXTENDS THE MATURITY AND REDUCES THE COST OF ITS EURO 4 BILLION UNDRAWN BANK FACILITIES‍​.  Full Article

Saint-Gobain Has Entered Into An Agreement To Acquire Per Strand
Tuesday, 19 Dec 2017 02:13am EST 

Dec 19 (Reuters) - SAINT-GOBAIN ::HAS ENTERED INTO AN AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE PER STRAND, THE LEADING BUILDING DISTRIBUTION GENERALIST IN NORTHERN NORWAY‍​.AGREEMENT WITH THE OWNERS OF THE GROUP PER STRAND AS TO ACQUIRE 100% OF THE SHARES IN THE COMPANY..  Full Article

Saint-Gobain Acquires Maris Polymers
Wednesday, 6 Dec 2017 11:58am EST 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - SAINT-GOBAIN ::HAS ACQUIRED MARIS POLYMERS S.A., A GREEK SPECIALIST IN WATERPROOFING SOLUTIONS‍​.  Full Article

Sika founding family does not exclude extending Saint-Gobain agreement
Friday, 1 Dec 2017 10:55am EST 

Dec 1 (Reuters) - :RULING ON APPEAL OF BURKARD FAMILY'S VOTING RIGHT IN SIKA <<>>, SAINT-GOBAIN <<>> TAKEOVER BATTLE LIKELY TO BE REACHED IN Q1 2018 - SOURCES‍​.SIKA'S CONTROLLING SHAREHOLDER SAYS DOES NOT EXCLUDE POSSIBILITY OF EXTENDING TAKEOVER AGREEMENT WITH SAINT-GOBAIN BEYOND 2018.  Full Article

Saint-Gobain Cancels 2 Million Shares‍​
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 12:21pm EST 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - SAINT-GOBAIN ::SAINT-GOBAIN CANCELS 2 MILLION SHARES‍​.TOTAL NUMBER OF SHARES COMPOSING SHARE CAPITAL IS NOW 553.5 MILLION SHARES.  Full Article

Saint-Gobain acquires Scotframe in UK off site manufacturing‍​
Friday, 3 Nov 2017 03:04am EDT 

Nov 3 (Reuters) - SAINT-GOBAIN ::ACQUIRES SCOTFRAME IN UK OFF SITE MANUFACTURING‍​.  Full Article

Saint Gobain posts 4.1 pct revenue gain, reiterates goals
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 11:36am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Compagnie de Saint Gobain SA :Q3 revenue rose 4.1 pct to 10.161 billion euros from 9.757 billion.Confirms full-year objective of a like-for-like increase in operating income.Expects the like-for-like increase for second-half 2017 to be above first-half level despite ongoing inflationary pressure on costs.Sees gradual improvement of construction markets in france in Q4.Sees ongoing inflationary pressure on costs in Q4.  Full Article

Saint-Gobain finalizes the acquisition of Glava
Monday, 16 Oct 2017 08:04am EDT 

Oct 16 (Reuters) - Compagnie De Saint Gobain SA :Saint-Gobain finalizes the acquisition of Glava, a major player in the Norwegian insulation market.  Full Article

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High share price lets Sika offer better deal to family: CEO

ZURICH Sika's high share price provides scope for the Swiss construction chemicals group to offer its controlling family shareholders a better buyout offer than one the clan has agreed with France's Saint-Gobain , Sika's CEO said.