Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L)
15 Dec 2017
Oct 31 Weir Group Plc, a maker of pipes and valves for mining and energy industries, said full-year operating profit was expected to be slightly lower than previously anticipated due to higher costs and investments in its mining business.
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July 27 Weir Group Plc, a maker of pipes and valves for mining and energy industries, said first-half operating profit from its minerals unit fell 13 percent from a year earlier, hurt by declining capital investment from miners.
* ACCELERATED RECOVERY IN NORTH AMERICAN OIL AND GAS REFLECTED IN UPDATED FULL YEAR OUTLOOK
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July 17 Weir Group Plc said it expected its oil and gas unit's full-year revenue and operating profit to be above analysts' expectations due to strong North American drilling activity.