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ASML Holding NV (ASML.AS)

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15 Nov 2019
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ASML CEO: China semiconductor industry continues to grow
Thursday, 14 Nov 2019 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV ::ASML CEO: CHINA IS EXECUTING ON PLANS TO DEVELOP ITS SEMICONDUCTOR INDUSTRY, ESPECIALLY MEMORY CHIPS.ASML CEO: CHINESE EXPANSION WILL CONTINUE "ACCORDING TO PLAN", BUT IS NOT ACCELERATING.ASML CEO: CHINA "AS A SHIP-TO COUNTRY WILL BE BIGGER NEXT YEAR THAN THIS YEAR".  Full Article

Asml Reports Transactions Under Its Current Share Buyback Program
Monday, 4 Nov 2019 

Nov 4 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV ::ASML REPORTS TRANSACTIONS UNDER ITS CURRENT SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAM.  Full Article

ASML Q3 Net Income Down At 627 Million Euros, View For 2019 Unchanged
Wednesday, 16 Oct 2019 

Oct 16 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV ::REG-ASML REPORTS EUR 3.0 BILLION SALES AT 43.7% GROSS MARGIN IN Q3.Q3 NET SALES OF EUR 3.0 BILLION, NET INCOME OF EUR 627 MILLION, GROSS MARGIN 43.7%.Q3 NET BOOKINGS OF EUR 5.1 BILLION.ASML EXPECTS Q4 2019 NET SALES OF AROUND EUR 3.9 BILLION AND A GROSS MARGIN BETWEEN 48% AND 49%.ASML REVISES ITS CAPITAL RETURN POLICY TO PROVIDE FOR DIVIDEND PAYMENTS ON A SEMI-ANNUAL BASIS, AND ANNOUNCES AN INTERIM DIVIDEND FOR 2019 OF EUR 1.05 PER ORDINARY SHARE.CEO SAYS THIS STRONG ORDER FLOW CONFIRMS ADOPTION OF EUV IN HIGH VOLUME MANUFACTURING FOR LOGIC AND MEMORY.THROUGH SEPTEMBER 29, 2019, ASML HAS ACQUIRED 8.2 MILLION SHARES UNDER BUY-BACK PROGRAM.WE WILL DECIDE ON A NEW SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAM NEXT YEAR.REFINITIV POLL Q3 EPS EUR 1.45; Q3 GROSS MARGIN 44.04 PERCENT.REFINITIV POLL Q3 NET SALES EUR 3.02 BILLION; Q3 NET INCOME EUR 609.3 MILLION.SEES LOGIC TO CONTINUE TO BE STRONG FOR REMAINDER OF THE YEAR.EXPECTS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COSTS OF AROUND EUR 500 MILLION AND SG&A COSTS OF AROUND EUR 135 MILLION.ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED EFFECTIVE TAX RATE IS AROUND 7% FOR 2019.  Full Article

ASML Reports Transactions Under Its Current Share Buyback Program
Monday, 23 Sep 2019 

Sept 23 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV ::ASML REPORTS TRANSACTIONS UNDER ITS CURRENT SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAM.  Full Article

ASML Holding Q2 Net Income Up At 476 Million Euros
Wednesday, 17 Jul 2019 

July 17 (Reuters) - ASML HOLDING NV ::Q2 NET SALES OF EUR 2.6 BILLION, NET INCOME OF EUR 476 MILLION, GROSS MARGIN 43.0 PERCENT.EXPECTS Q3 2019 NET SALES OF AROUND EUR 3.0 BILLION AND A GROSS MARGIN BETWEEN 43 PERCENT AND 44 PERCENT.Q2 GROSS PROFIT EUR 1.11 BILLION VERSUS EUR 0.93 BILLION IN Q1.Q2 NET INCOME EUR 476 MILLION VERSUS EUR 355 MILLION IN Q1.Q2 NET BOOKINGS EUR 2.82 BILLION VERSUS EUR 1.40 BILLION IN Q1.OUR ESTIMATED ANNUALIZED EFFECTIVE TAX RATE IS AROUND 9 PERCENT FOR 2019..OUTLOOK: ASML ALSO EXPECTS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COSTS OF AROUND EUR 495 MILLION, AND SG&A COSTS OF AROUND EUR 125 MILLION.Q2 NET SALES EUR 2.57 BILLION VERSUS EUR 2.23 BILLION IN Q1.OUR 2019 TOTAL SALES VIEW REMAINS UNCHANGED AND WE CONTINUE TO SEE 2019 AS A GROWTH YEAR - CEO.  Full Article

Asml Holding Says U.S. Court Issues Final Judgment In Favor Of ASML Against Xtal
Saturday, 4 May 2019 

May 4 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV ::U.S. COURT ISSUES FINAL JUDGMENT IN FAVOR OF ASML AGAINST XTAL.ASML HOLDING- SANTA CLARA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT ENTERED ITS FINAL JUDGMENT IN FAVOR OF ASML AGAINST XTAL, INC.SANTA CLARA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT AWARDED ASML AMOUNT OF $845 MILLION AS WELL AS AN INJUNCTION.JUDGMENT WILL BE UNCOLLECTABLE AS XTAL IS IN BANKRUPTCY.ASML HOLDING - UNDER SETTLEMENT ARRANGEMENT ASML WILL END UP OWNING MOST, IF NOT ALL, OF XTAL'S INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY (IP) THROUGH BANKRUPTCY PROCESS.IN ADDITION TO $845 MILLION JUDGMENT, TRIAL COURT ISSUED AN INJUNCTION.ASML HOLDING- INJUNCTION ORDERS XTAL NOT TO CONDUCT SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES ON SOFTWARE PRODUCTS THAT CO ALLEGED ARE CONTAMINATED WITH CO'S IP.INJUNCTION BARS XTAL FROM CONTINUED WORK IN SAME FIELD OF BUSINESS AS BRION FOR A CERTAIN PERIOD OF TIME.  Full Article

Nikon, ASML And Carl Zeiss Sign Agreement To Settle All Litigation
Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 

Jan 23 (Reuters) - ASML HOLDING NV ::NIKON, ASML AND CARL ZEISS SIGN AGREEMENT TO SETTLE ALL LITIGATION.SIGNED A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING RELATING TO A COMPREHENSIVE SETTLEMENT OF ALL LEGAL PROCEEDINGS OVER PATENTS FOR LITHOGRAPHY EQUIPMENT AND DIGITAL CAMERAS.TERMS OF MEMORANDUM INCLUDE A PAYMENT TO NIKON BY ASML AND ZEISS OF A TOTAL OF EUR 150 MILLION (APPROXIMATELY 19.0 BILLION JAPANESE YEN*).CROSS-LICENSE AGREEMENT CONTEMPLATED BY MEMORANDUM INCLUDES MUTUAL ROYALTY PAYMENTS OF 0.8% OVER SALES OF IMMERSION LITHOGRAPHY SYSTEMS FOR 10 YEARS.ROYALTY PAYMENTS FOR 10 YEARS FROM SIGNATURE DATE OF PARTIES' DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT.  Full Article

ASML Q4 Net Income At EUR 788 Million Beats Reuters Poll
Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 

Jan 23 (Reuters) - ASML HOLDING NV ::REG-ASML REPORTS EUR 10.9 BILLION NET SALES AND EUR 2.6 BILLION NET INCOME IN 2018.Q4 NET SALES OF EUR 3.1 BILLION, NET INCOME OF EUR 788 MILLION, GROSS MARGIN 44.3 PERCENT.Q4 GROSS PROFIT EUR 1.39 BILLION VERSUS EUR 1.44 BILLION IN REUTERS POLL.Q4 NET INCOME EUR 788 MILLION VERSUS EUR 752 MILLION IN REUTERS POLL.ASML PROPOSES A 50 PERCENT DIVIDEND INCREASE TO EUR 2.10 PER SHARE.ASML EXPECTS SALES GROWTH IN 2019 DESPITE CHALLENGING ENVIRONMENT AND PROPOSES TO RAISE DIVIDEND BY 50%.REMAIN CONFIDENT ABOUT OUR SALES AND PROFIT TARGETS FOR 2020 AND BEYOND.DUE TO A FIRE AT A SUPPLIER, EXPECTED IMPACT ON Q1 2019 SALES IS AROUND EUR 300 MILLION, WHICH IS EXPECTED TO BE LARGELY RECOVERED IN Q2.WE EXPECT ASML'S FIRST-QUARTER SALES TO BE NEGATIVELY IMPACTED BY APPROXIMATELY EUR 300 MILLION.ASML EXPECTS Q1 2019 NET SALES OF AROUND EUR 2.1 BILLION AND A GROSS MARGIN AROUND 40 PERCENT.FOR Q1 OF 2019, ASML EXPECTS NET SALES OF AROUND EUR 2.1 BILLION, AND A GROSS MARGIN AROUND 40 PERCENT.SEES Q1 RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COSTS OF AROUND EUR 480 MILLION, AND SG&A COSTS OF AROUND EUR 130 MILLION.OUR TARGET EFFECTIVE ANNUALIZED TAX RATE IS AROUND 14 PERCENT.WE REITERATE THAT WE SEE MARKET DEMAND THAT SUPPORTS YET ANOTHER SALES GROWTH YEAR FOR ASML IN 2019, WITH A SIGNIFICANTLY STRONGER SECOND HALF VERSUS THE FIRST HALF - CEO.WE EXPECT THAT CHIPS PRODUCED ON OUR EUV SCANNERS WILL START TO BECOME AVAILABLE TO CONSUMERS AND ENTERPRISES IN 2019 - CEO.  Full Article

ASML Q2 Gross Profit At 1.19 Billion Euros
Wednesday, 18 Jul 2018 

July 18 (Reuters) - ASML HOLDING NV ::Q2 GROSS PROFIT EUR 1.19 BILLION VERSUS EUR 1.08 BILLION IN REUTERS POLL.Q2 NET INCOME EUR 584 MILLION VERSUS EUR 524 MILLION IN REUTERS POLL.OUR SECOND QUARTER SALES WERE ABOVE EXPECTATIONS INCLUDING HIGHER THAN FORECASTED EUV SALES - CEO.AFTER AN EXCELLENT FIRST HALF OF 2018, WE EXPECT THE SECOND HALF TO BE STRONGER, WITH IMPROVED PROFITABILITY AND CONTINUED GROWTH FROM Q3 TO Q4 - CEO.Q2 NET SALES EUR 2.74 BILLION VERSUS EUR 2.56 BILLION IN REUTERS POLL.FOR Q3 2018, ASML EXPECTS NET SALES BETWEEN EUR 2.7 BILLION AND EUR 2.8 BILLION.FOR Q3 2018, ASML EXPECTS GROSS MARGIN BETWEEN 47 PERCENT AND 48 PERCENT.Q3 2018, ASML EXPECTS GROSS MARGIN BETWEEN 47 PERCENT AND 48 PERCENT.FOR Q3 2018, ASML EXPECTS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COSTS OF ABOUT EUR 395 MILLION.FOR Q3 2018, ASML EXPECTS SG&A COSTS OF ABOUT EUR 120 MILLION.Q3 2018, ASML EXPECTS EFFECTIVE ANNUALIZED TAX RATE IS AROUND 14 PERCENT.  Full Article

ASML Reports Transactions Under Its Current Share Buyback Program
Monday, 26 Feb 2018 

Feb 26 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV :ASML REPORTS TRANSACTIONS UNDER ITS CURRENT SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAM.  Full Article

ASML CEO sees strong demand from logic chip makers in 2020

BARCELONA/AMSTERDAM, Nov 14 The chief executive of semiconductor chip equipment manufacturer ASML Holding NV said on Thursday the company continued to see strong demand from high-end computer chip makers, though the market for memory chips remained weak.