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Whirlpool Corp (WHR.N)

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Whirlpool China to pay A shares div for FY 2017 on July 17
Monday, 9 Jul 2018 11:58pm EDT 

July 10 (Reuters) - Whirlpool China Co Ltd <600983.SS> ::* Says it will pay cash dividend of 0.05 yuan(before tax)/A share for 2017 to shareholders of record on July 16.* The company's shares will be traded ex-right and ex-dividend on July 17 and the dividend will be paid on July 17.  Full Article

Whirlpool Corp Announces Final Results Of Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 08:00am EDT 

May 30 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp ::WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION ANNOUNCES FINAL RESULTS OF MODIFIED DUTCH AUCTION TENDER OFFER.WHIRLPOOL - ACCEPTED FOR PURCHASE 6.3 MILLION SHARES OF COMMON STOCK, AT A PRICE OF $159.50 PER SHARE, FOR AN AGGREGATE COST OF ABOUT $1 BILLION.  Full Article

Whirlpool Corp To Commence Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer To Purchase Up To $1 Bln Of Its Shares
Thursday, 26 Apr 2018 06:45am EDT 

April 26 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp ::WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION TO COMMENCE MODIFIED DUTCH AUCTION TENDER OFFER TO PURCHASE UP TO $1 BILLION OF ITS SHARES.WHIRLPOOL CORP - TENDER OFFER IS NOT CONTINGENT UPON OBTAINING ANY FINANCING.WHIRLPOOL - MODIFIED DUTCH AUCTION TENDER OFFER AT PRICE NOT LESS THAN $150 NOR OVER $170/SHARE OF COMMON STOCK, TO SELLER IN CASH.WHIRLPOOL CORP - TENDER OFFER IS SCHEDULED TO EXPIRE AT ONE MINUTE AFTER 11:59 P.M., NEW YORK CITY TIME, ON MAY 23, 2018.  Full Article

Whirlpool Corporation Announces Sale Of Embraco Compressor Business And Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer
Tuesday, 24 Apr 2018 02:38am EDT 

April 24 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp ::WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION ANNOUNCES SALE OF EMBRACO COMPRESSOR BUSINESS AND A MODIFIED DUTCH AUCTION TENDER OFFER.WHIRLPOOL CORP <<>> SAYS COMPANY AGREES TO SELL EMBRACO BUSINESS FOR $1.08 BLN IN CASH.WHIRLPOOL CORP SAYS COMPANY EXPECTS TO EXECUTE SHARE REPURCHASES OF APPROXIMATELY $1 BILLION IN FORM OF A MODIFIED DUTCH AUCTION TENDER OFFER.WHIRLPOOL CORP <<>> - TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE IN EARLY 2019, SUBJECT TO REGULATORY APPROVALS AND OTHER CUSTOMARY CLOSING CONDITIONS.WHIRLPOOL CORP - ENTERED INTO AN AGREEMENT TO SELL COMPANY'S EMBRACO COMPRESSOR BUSINESS TO NIDEC CORPORATION FOR A CASH PURCHASE PRICE OF $1.08 BLN.WHIRLPOOL - "MODIFIED DUTCH AUCTION" TENDER OFFER FOR UP TO $1 BILLION OF COMMON STOCK AT ANTICIPATED PRICE PER SHARE NOT LESS THAN $150 AND NOT GREATER THAN $170.  Full Article

Whirlpool Corporation Q1 GAAP Earnings Per Share $1.30
Monday, 23 Apr 2018 04:30pm EDT 

April 23 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp ::WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION REPORTS FIRST-QUARTER 2018 RESULTS.Q1 NON-GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $2.81 FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS.Q1 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.30.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.96 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q1 SALES $4.9 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $4.95 BILLION.WHIRLPOOL NORTH AMERICA REPORTED FIRST-QUARTER NET SALES OF $2.5 BILLION, COMPARED TO $2.4 BILLION IN SAME PRIOR-YEAR PERIOD.REAFFIRMS FY OPERATING CASH FLOW GUIDANCE OF ABOUT $1.7 BILLION TO $1.8 BILLION AND FREE CASH FLOW GUIDANCE OF ABOUT $1.0 BILLION TO $1.1 BILLION.EXPECTS FULL-YEAR EARNINGS PER SHARE OF $12.30 TO $13.30 ON A GAAP BASIS.CONTINUES TO EXPECT FULL-YEAR EARNINGS PER SHARE OF $14.50 TO $15.50 ON AN ONGOING BASIS.ANNOUNCED A 4.5 PERCENT INCREASE TO ITS QUARTERLY DIVIDEND, AND INTENDS TO REPURCHASE COMMON STOCK THROUGHOUT REMAINDER OF 2018.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $15.14 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Whirlpool Corp Increases Quarterly Dividend By $0.05
Monday, 16 Apr 2018 08:24pm EDT 

April 16 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp ::ORATION INCREASES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND BY $0.05.APPROVED $0.05 INCREASE IN QUARTERLY DIVIDEND ON COMPANY'S COMMON STOCK TO $1.15 PER SHARE FROM $1.10 PER SHARE.  Full Article

Whirlpool ‍Estimates One-Time, Non-Cash Charge Of About $425 Mln In Q4
Friday, 19 Jan 2018 05:41pm EST 

Jan 19 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp ::WHIRLPOOL - ‍ESTIMATES WILL RECORD U.S. GAAP ONE-TIME, NON-CASH CHARGE OF ABOUT $425 MILLION TO TAX EXPENSE IN Q4 DUE TO TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT​.  Full Article

Whirlpool Announces Restructuring Actions Related To Embraco Compressor Business
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 09:24am EST 

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp ::WHIRLPOOL CORP - ON JAN 10, 2018, CO ANNOUNCED CERTAIN RESTRUCTURING ACTIONS RELATED TO STREAMLINING OPERATIONS IN ITS EMBRACO COMPRESSOR BUSINESS.WHIRLPOOL -RESTRUCTURING ACTIONS TO RESULT IN CEASING OPERATIONS AND ENDING PRODUCTION AT EMBRACO'S RIVA PRESSO CHIERI, ITALY FACILITY IN 2018.WHIRLPOOL CORP - COMPANY CURRENTLY ANTICIPATES THAT APPROXIMATELY 500 POSITIONS WOULD BE IMPACTED BY THESE ACTIONS.WHIRLPOOL-ESTIMATES WILL INCUR UP TO ABOUT $50 MILLION IN EMPLOYEE-RELATED COSTS,ABOUT $25 MILLION IN ASSET IMPAIRMENT COSTS IN CONNECTION WITH RESTRUCTURING.WHIRLPOOL CORP - ‍ EXPECTS RESTRUCTURING ACTIONS TO BE SUBSTANTIALLY COMPLETE IN 2018 - SEC FILING​.WHIRLPOOL CORP - WITH RESTRUCTURING, ESTIMATES ABOUT $55 MILLION OF THE ESTIMATED $80 MILLION TOTAL COST WILL RESULT IN FUTURE CASH EXPENDITURES.WHIRLPOOL - ALSO‍ ESTIMATES THAT IT WILL INCUR ABOUT $5 MILLION IN OTHER ASSOCIATED COSTS IN CONNECTION WITH RESTRUCTURING ACTIONS​.  Full Article

Whirlpool Announces Collaboration With Honeywell
Monday, 8 Jan 2018 08:03am EST 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp ::WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION ANNOUNCES COLLABORATION WITH HONEYWELL.WHIRLPOOL CORP - CONSUMERS WILL NOW BE ABLE TO CONNECT SMART APPLIANCES FROM CO TO HONEYWELL'S LINE OF CONNECTED THERMOSTATS.WHIRLPOOL CORP - CAPABILITIES WILL ROLL OUT ACROSS BRANDS IN WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION PORTFOLIO THROUGHOUT 2018.  Full Article

Whirlpool Corp Says To Activate Apple Watch Functionality
Monday, 8 Jan 2018 08:01am EST 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp ::WHIRLPOOL CORP SAYS TO ACTIVATE APPLE WATCH FUNCTIONALITY.WHIRLPOOL - ROLLING OUT IN EARLY 2018, CONNECTED APPLIANCES FROM CO WILL ALLOW REMOTELY COMMUNICATION WITH OVENS, WASHERS AND DRYERS VIA APPLE WATCH.  Full Article

BRIEF-Whirlpool Corp To Commence Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer To Purchase Up To $1 Bln Of Its Shares

* WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION TO COMMENCE MODIFIED DUTCH AUCTION TENDER OFFER TO PURCHASE UP TO $1 BILLION OF ITS SHARES