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ManpowerGroup Q2 earnings per share $1.72

Monday, 24 Jul 2017 07:30am EDT

July 24 (Reuters) - ManpowerGroup Inc ::ManpowerGroup reports 2nd quarter and first half 2017 results.Sees Q3 earnings per share $1.90 to $1.98.Q2 earnings per share $1.72.Q2 revenue $5.2 billion versus I/B/E/S view $5.06 billion.Q2 earnings per share view $1.73 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.ManpowerGroup Inc - current year quarter included restructuring charges which reduced earnings per share by 10 cents.ManpowerGroup - financial results in quarter impacted by stronger U.S. Dollar relative to several foreign currencies compared to prior year period.Q3 earnings per share view $1.91 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.ManpowerGroup- EPS in quarter negatively impacted 3 cents by changes in foreign currencies compared to prior year, or 4 cents excluding restructuring charges.ManpowerGroup Inc - EPS estimate for Q3 includes an estimated favorable currency impact of 2 cents.

Mastech Digital to acquire InfoTrellis for $55 mln

Friday, 7 Jul 2017 08:00am EDT

July 7 (Reuters) - Mastech Digital Inc :Mastech Digital to acquire InfoTrellis.Mastech Digital Inc - Deal for $55 million.Mastech Digital Inc says funding for transaction will consist of a combination of debt and equity.Mastech Digital Inc says new $65 million facility with PNC Bank will provide debt financing for transaction.Mastech Digital Inc - Deal for $35.7 million paid in cash at closing and $19.3 million deferred over next two years.Mastech Digital - ‍Deferred purchase price is contingent upon acquired business generating specified ebit targets during two years following closing​.Mastech Digital Inc - Funding for transaction will consist of a combination of debt and equity.Mastech Digital Inc - Equity financing will be completed through a $6 million private placement of newly issued shares of co's common stock.Mastech Digital - Terms of private placement were negotiated and approved by special committee of independent directors, independent financial advisor.

TechnoPro Holdings announces merger of wholly owned unit and sub-unit

Friday, 30 Jun 2017 03:33am EDT

June 30 (Reuters) - TechnoPro Holdings Inc <6028.T>: :* Says its wholly owned unit, TechnoPro Inc, will merge with sub-unit TechnoPro Embedded Inc, on Oct 1.* TechnoPro will be the surviving company and TechnoPro Embedded will be dissolved.

WDB Holdings to fully acquire Cobridge

Thursday, 22 Jun 2017 02:47am EDT

June 22 (Reuters) - WDB Holdings Co Ltd <2475.T>:Says it plans to fully acquire a Tokyo-based firm Cobridge Co.,Ltd. on June 30, which is engaged in medical equipment and pharmaceuticals related business, In Country Care-taker (ICC) business of Drug Master File and Designated Marketing Approval Holder (D-MAH) business .Says acquisition price is undisclosed .

Sthree H1 group gross profit rises

Friday, 16 Jun 2017 02:00am EDT

June 16 (Reuters) - Sthree Plc :H1 group gross profit 134.3 million stg versus 119.8 million stg year ago.UK&I performance adversely impacted by decision of UK to leave EU and public sector reforms, with gross profit down 16% YoY.H1 permanent business benefited from further improvement in productivity, driven by particularly strong performance in USA.U.S. gross profit ahead by 16% in first half, making it co's second-largest region for first time.

Xref ltd announces the integration of software as a service platform with ICIMS

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 09:33pm EDT

May 24 (Reuters) - Xref Ltd :Announces the integration of its software as a service platform with ICIMS.

Quick to acquire UK firm Centre People Appointments

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 02:29am EDT

May 17(Reuters) - Quick Co Ltd <4318.T>:Says it plans to acquire 100 percent voting rights of Centre People Appointments Limited located in UK, which is mainly engaged in employee placement and staffing business, at undisclosed price, from Japan Centre Group Ltd and three individuals.Says the first acquisition will be in July and second acquisition will be conducted by the end of July 2018.

Human Holdings says business transfer between units

Monday, 15 May 2017 02:16am EDT

May 15 (Reuters) - Human Holdings Co Ltd <2415.T> ::* Says co's unit Human Touch Co Ltd plans to transfer temporary staffing business and outsourcing business to co's unit Human Resocia Co Ltd, on Oct. 1.

Human Holdings unit to buy 90 pct stakes in three educational firms

Tuesday, 2 May 2017 12:32am EDT

May 2 (Reuters) - Human Holdings Co Ltd <2415.T> ::* Says its unit enters into agreement to buy 90 percent stake in three educational firms, with transaction amount undisclosed.* Says the unit will acquire 90 percent stake in JRCP Holdings, a Canadian firm engaged in language education related business, on May 2.* Says unit to buy 90 percent stake in International House Career College Inc, a Canadian firm engaged in language education and English teacher training related business, on May 8.* Says unit to buy 90 percent stake in NET PACIFIC GROUP, a firm engaged in language education related business, on May 12.

Randstad Holding Q1 revenue up at 5.56 billion euros

Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017 01:17am EDT

April 25 (Reuters) - Randstad Holding Nv ::Q1 revenue of 5.56 billion euros ($6.04 billion); organic growth 6.4 percent; gross profit up 6.4 percent .March organic sales growth in line with Q1; volumes in early April indicate a continuation of trend.Q1 underlying ebita of eur 209 million (+16 percent organically); EBITA margin up 20bp yoy to 3.8 percent.Q1 adjusted net income up 21% to eur 148 million; fcf of eur 120 million (+ 91% YOY).Q1 gross margin 20.4 percent; underlying gross margins stable YOY.Says All acquisitions well on track.Says Monster transition in full swing.Says momentum in Europe remained favorable and North American business continues to grow.For Q2 , expects a moderate increase in underlying operating expenses sequentially, mainly driven by extra marketing investments for monster.Continues to expect M&A activity to be limited in 2017.

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