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Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)

SPT.L on London Stock Exchange

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18 Jan 2019
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Spirent Says CEO Eric Hutchinson To Retire
Thursday, 15 Nov 2018 02:00am EST 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Spirent Communications plc ::PERFORMANCE DELIVERY IS ON PLAN WITH FURTHER GOOD MOMENTUM ENJOYED IN Q3 OF 2018.ORDER INTAKE FOR NINE MONTHS SHOWED "SOLID GROWTH" ON SAME PERIOD IN 2017.CONTINUE TO EXPECT A WEIGHTING TO SECOND HALF OF YEAR.EXPECTS TO AT LEAST DELIVER ITS EXPECTATIONS FOR CURRENT FINANCIAL YEAR.CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER ERIC HUTCHINSON HAS NOTIFIED BOARD OF HIS DESIRE TO RETIRE.BOARD IS INITIATING A RECRUITMENT PROCESS, ERIC AGREED TO CONTINUE IN CURRENT ROLE UNTIL SUCCESSOR IS APPOINTED.  Full Article

Spirent Communications Says ‍FY Adjusted Basic EPS Up 43 Pct
Thursday, 8 Mar 2018 02:00am EST 

March 8 (Reuters) - Spirent Communications Plc ::FY ‍ADJUSTED OPERATING PROFIT UP 27 PER CENT TO $58.9 MILLION​.‍FY ADJUSTED BASIC EPS UP 43 PER CENT TO 7.55 CENTS​.FY ‍REVENUE $454.8 MILLION VERSUS $457.9​ MILLION YEAR AGP.‍FINAL DIVIDEND PROPOSED FOR 2017 OF 2.40 CENTS PER ORDINARY SHARE IS EQUIVALENT TO 1.73 PENCE PER ORDINARY SHARE.​.‍SPECIAL DIVIDEND PROPOSED FOR 2017 OF 5.00 CENTS PER ORDINARY SHARE IS EQUIVALENT TO 3.60 PENCE PER ORDINARY SHARE​.‍2018 RESULTS WILL ONCE AGAIN BE WEIGHTED TO SECOND HALF​.‍BOARD IS CONFIDENT THAT GROUP WILL SHOW PROGRESS IN 2018​.  Full Article

Spirent HY operating profit of $11.3 million
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 02:00am EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Spirent Communications Plc ::H1 REVENUE 213.6 MILLION USD VERSUS 213.5 MILLION USD YEAR AGO.SPIRENT COMMUNICATIONS PLC - HY OPERATING PROFIT $11.3 MILLION VERSUS $3.1 MILLION YEAR AGO.SPIRENT COMMUNICATIONS PLC - HY PROFIT BEFORE TAX $14.4 MILLION VERSUS $2.0 MILLION YEAR AGO.HY REVENUE OF $213.6 MILLION VERSUS. $213.5 MILLION.HY BOOK TO BILL OF $93 MILLION VERSUS. $104 MILLION.HY ADJUSTED BASIC EPS UP 86 PER CENT TO 2.10 CENTS.HY BASIC EARNINGS PER SHARE 1.85 CENTS.BOARD'S EXPECTATIONS FOR PROFIT FOR FULL YEAR REMAINS UNCHANGED.SPIRENT- TAKING INTO ACCOUNT EXIT OF SOME NON-CORE PRODUCT LINES, IMPACT OF ETHERNET TESTING DELAYS IN US, EXPECT REVENUES FOR YEAR TO BE BROADLY FLAT.  Full Article

Spirent Communications says Bill Thomas will become non-executive chairman
Friday, 19 May 2017 02:00am EDT 

May 19 (Reuters) - Spirent Communications Plc :Bill Thomas will become non-executive chairman of board with effect from 19 may 2017.  Full Article

Spirent Communications reports Q1 revenue $106.4 mln
Wednesday, 3 May 2017 02:00am EDT 

May 3 (Reuters) - Spirent Communications Plc ::Q1 revenue rose 4 percent to 106.4 million USD.Year has started well with q1 trading ahead of same period last year.Q1 revenue was up 4 per cent to $106.4 million and profit up $5.8 million to $7.6 million..Q1 order intake was broadly level in quarter compared to same period last year and reflects usual seasonality of business.Ongoing trends of strong demand for networks & security testing offset continuing decline of connected devices testing for smartphones.Q1 book to bill ratio for quarter was 85 (2016: 89).  Full Article

Spirent Communications FY revenue falls 4 pct to $457.9 mln
Thursday, 2 Mar 2017 02:00am EST 

Spirent Communications Plc : FY revenue fell 4 percent to 457.9 million usd . FY adjusted profit before tax $44.2 million versus $41.6 million year ago . FY adjusted operating profit $46.5 million versus $42.1 million year ago . FY total dividend per share 3.89 cents versus 3.89 cents year ago . FY adjusted basic eps 5.29 cents versus 5 cents year ago .Board confident to expect growth in 2017.  Full Article