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Elekta AB (publ) (EKTAb.ST)

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Elekta buys quality assurance systems firm Acumyn
Friday, 27 Jul 2018 

July 27 (Reuters) - Elekta AB (publ) ::ELEKTA DIGITAL STRATEGY STRENGTHENED THROUGH ACQUISITION OF QUALITY ASSURANCE EXPERT ACUMYN.THIS FOLLOWS AN EXCLUSIVE AGREEMENT BETWEEN ELEKTA AND ACUMYN, SIGNED IN 2014, TO COMMERCIALIZE ITS INTEGRATED QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM, AQUA.AQUA IS A COMPREHENSIVE SOFTWARE PLATFORM THAT COORDINATES AND CENTRALIZES ALL OF THE QUALITY ASSURANCE TESTS THAT NEED TO BE PERFORMED IN A RADIOTHERAPY CLINIC.  Full Article

Elekta Unity receives CE mark
Monday, 18 Jun 2018 

June 18 (Reuters) - Elekta AB (publ) ::ELEKTA UNITY, WORLD'S FIRST HIGH-FIELD MR-LINAC, RECEIVES CE MARK.TODAY ANNOUNCED THAT ITS ELEKTA UNITY MAGNETIC RESONANCE RADIATION THERAPY (MR/RT) SYSTEM HAS RECEIVED CE MARK, CLEARING THE TECHNOLOGY FOR COMMERCIAL SALES AND CLINICAL USE IN EUROPE.  Full Article

Elekta Q4 adjusted EBITA below forecasts, dividend higher
Friday, 1 Jun 2018 

June 1 (Reuters) - Elekta AB (publ) ::Q4 GROSS ORDER INTAKE AMOUNTED TO SEK 4,656 M (4,366).Q4 ADJUSTED EBITA AMOUNTED TO SEK 918 M (779). ITEMS AFFECTING COMPARABILITY WAS SEK 0 M (-253).SAYS EIGHT ELEKTA UNITY ORDERS WERE BOOKED IN QUARTER.SAYS BOARD OF DIRECTORS PROPOSES A DIVIDEND OF SEK 1.40 (1.00) PER SHARE FOR FISCAL YEAR 2017/18.SAYS OUTLOOK FOR 18/19 NET SALES GROWTH OF AROUND 7 PERCENT, BASED ON CONSTANT EXCHANGE RATES.SAYS OUTLOOK FOR 18/19 EBITA MARGIN OF AROUND 20 PERCENT.SAYS RESPONSE IN CHINA REGARDING UNITY HAS BEEN VERY POSITIVE AND WE WILL INSTALL FIRST FIVE SYSTEMS DURING THIS CURRENT FISCAL YEAR.REUTERS POLL: ELEKTA FISCAL Q4 ORDER INTAKE SEEN AT SEK 4,684 MILLION, ADJUSTED EBITA AT SEK 959 MILLION, DIVIDEND AT 1.20 SEK/SHARE.  Full Article

Elekta's Gamma Knife system cleared for use by China
Monday, 5 Feb 2018 

Feb 5 (Reuters) - Elekta Ab (Publ) ::ELEKTA'S LEKSELL GAMMA KNIFE ICON RADIOSURGERY SYSTEM CLEARED FOR USE IN CHINA.  Full Article

C-Rad Updates On Delivery To Swedish Cancer Center
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - C-Rad Ab ::REG-UPDATE ON C-RAD DELIVERY OF ITS ADVANCED SURFACE TRACKING SOLUTION TO SWEDISH CANCER CENTER NYA KAROLINSKA SOLNA.SAYS ‍IS IN CLOSE DIALOGUE WITH CUSTOMER AND WITH ELEKTA TO DETERMINE STEPS FORWARD.​.  Full Article

Elekta reaches agreement in dispute with Stockholm County Council
Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Elekta AB ::ELEKTA AND STOCKHOLM COUNTY COUNCIL AGREE ON CONSTRUCTIVE WAY FORWARD.SAYS ELEKTA AND STOCKHOLM COUNTY COUNCIL SIGNED A LETTER OF INTENT TODAY REGARDING THE AGREEMENT FROM DECEMBER 29, 2016.SAYS ‍ELEKTA WILL CONTINUE TO FULLY EQUIP NEW RADIATION THERAPY DEPARTMENT OF STOCKHOLM SOUTH GENERAL HOSPITAL (SÖS) AND TO PROVIDE BRACHYTHERAPY SOLUTIONS TO NEW KAROLINSKA SOLNA (NKS).SAYS STOCKHOLM COUNTY COUNCIL WILL HAVE THE POSSIBILITY TO SEEK A SEPARATE SOLUTION FOR THE REMAINING EXTERNAL BEAM EQUIPMENT AT NKS​.SAYS VALUE OF REMAINING PART OF CONTRACT IS EXPECTED TO BE APPROXIMATELY SEK 160 MILLION; INITIAL ORDER VALUE WAS APPROXIMATELY SEK 350 MILLION.SAYS ‍LETTER OF INTENT IS EXPECTED TO BE TURNED INTO A BINDING CONTRACT LATEST JANUARY 31, 2018​.  Full Article

Elekta CEO: Unity radiation therapy system a 2018 sales driver
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Elekta AB CEO Richard Hausmann and CFo Gustaf Salford in a conference call with analysts and media::CEO SAYS OVERALL, THE UNITY RADIATION THERAPY PROJECT IS PROGRESSING VERY WELL.CFO SAY SEES FULL-YEAR POSITIVE CURRENCY EFFECT ON EBITA AT AROUND 150 MILLION SEK Y/Y.CEO SAYS EXPECTS UNITY RADIATION THERAPY SYSTEM TO BE A SALES GROWTH DRIVER IN 2018.  Full Article

Elekta Q2 core profit beat expectations, orders lag
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Elekta Ab ::Q2 ‍GROSS ORDER INTAKE AMOUNTED TO SEK 3,267 M (3,383),​.SAYS ‍OUR TARGETS FOR YEAR ARE CLEAR - WE WILL DELIVER PROFITABLE GROWTH AND REACH AN EBITA MARGIN EXCEEDING 20 PERCENT THROUGH GROWTH AND OUR WORK WITH CONTINUOUS OPERATIONAL IMPROVEMENTS​.Q2 ‍NET SALES WAS SEK 2,802 M (2,434)​.Q2 ‍ADJUSTED EBITA* AMOUNTED TO SEK 509 M (391)​.REUTERS POLL: ELEKTA FISCAL Q2 ORDER INTAKE SEEN AT SEK 3.5 BILLION, ADJUSTED EBITA AT SEK 432 MILLION.REUTERS POLL: ELEKTA FISCAL Q2 ORDER INTAKE SEEN AT SEK 3.5 BILLION, ADJUSTED EBITA AT SEK 432 MILLION.SAYS ON ELEKTA UNITY: WE ADJUST OUR TARGET FOR THE FIRST 75 ORDERS TO THE FIRST HALF OF CALENDAR YEAR 2020‍​.  Full Article

Elekta says CE mark for Unity is expected during first half of 2018
Friday, 10 Nov 2017 

Nov 10 (Reuters) - Elekta Ab (Publ) :Elekta has decided to add additional functional imaging capabilities to its MR-linac (Unity) and to spend more time on validating its linac control system .CE mark for Unity is currently expected during the first half of 2018 instead of the end of 2017..  Full Article

Elekta says on track to reach targets of transformation program
Monday, 26 Sep 2016 

Elekta AB : Says company is on track to reach targets of its transformation program .Says these targets include an EBITA margin of 20 percent in 2017/18; cost reductions of SEK 700 million, with full effect 2017/18; and a net working capital to sales ratio below five percent in 2016/17.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-Elekta Q4 adjusted operating profit below forecasts, dividend higher

June 1 Swedish radiation therapy equipment maker Elekta on Friday reported below-forecast earnings for its fiscal fourth quarter, but proposed a higher dividend than expected.