Sika AG (SIK.S)
ZURICH, Feb 23 Sika reported better-than-expected 2017 net profit on Friday as France's Saint-Gobain said it remained confident it would win its protracted takeover battle for the Swiss construction chemicals maker.
* 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
ZURICH Sika's rising share price could bring an end to a long-running takeover fight with French construction group Saint-Gobain , Sika CEO Paul Schuler told Finanz und Wirtschaft in an interview.
ZURICH, Jan 19 Sika's rising share price could bring an end to a long-running takeover fight with French construction group Saint-Gobain, Sika CEO Paul Schuler told Finanz und Wirtschaft in an interview.
ZURICH, Jan 9 Sika beat both its annual sales target and market expectations in 2017, the Swiss construction chemicals maker said on Tuesday, forecasting even faster growth in 2018.
* SIKA ACQUIRES US MARKET LEADER FOR STRUCTURAL EXPANSION JOINTS
ZURICH, Dec 13 Sika has agreed to buy certain assets of Grupo Industrial Alce, the Swiss construction chemicals maker said on Wednesday, extending the waterproofing and roofing brands it has on sale in Mexico.
ZURICH, Dec 1 The largest shareholder in Swiss specialty chemical maker Sika raised the possibility on Friday that a takeover agreement with France's Saint-Gobain could be extended as a legal dispute over the 2014 deal drags on.
* RULING ON APPEAL OF BURKARD FAMILY'S VOTING RIGHT IN SIKA , SAINT-GOBAIN TAKEOVER BATTLE LIKELY TO BE REACHED IN Q1 2018 - SOURCES
* SIKA ACQUIRES BUTTERFIELD COLOR IN THE US, FURTHER STRENGTHENING ITS PORTFOLIO FOR CONCRETE CONTRACTORS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)