Essity AB (publ) (ESSITYb.ST)

ESSITYb.ST on Stockholm Stock Exchange

17 Jan 2018
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Essity CFO: Personal Care impacted by lower prices also in Q4
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Essity CEO Magnus Groth, CFO Fredrik Rystedt to analysts and media in a conference call:Essity ceo says we are initiating price increases in consumer tissue, this will not benefit q4 or q1 but the latter part of 2018.Essity cfo says personal care will see impact also in q4 from this year's price declines.Essity cfo says judgment is that raw material costs will be significantly higher in q4 versus year-ago quarter.Essity cfo says sees fy 2017 capital expenditure at roughly 6.5 billion sek.  Full Article

Essity Jan-Sept ‍adjusted EBITA slightly above expectations
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Essity Ab (Publ) :Essity ab (publ) 9m ‍adjusted operating profit before amortization of acquisition-related intangible assets (ebita) rose 11% to sek 9,786m​.9 m ‍net sales increased 8.2% to sek 80,601m (74,466)​.Essity ab (publ) q3 ‍organic sales increased by 1.8%, of which volume accounted for 2.2% and price/mix for -0.4%​.Reuters poll: essity jan-sept adjusted ebita seen at 9.69 billion sek, sales at 81.1 billion.  Full Article

UPDATE 2-Essity Q3 core profit beats expectations despite jump in pulp costs

STOCKHOLM, Oct 26 Hygiene products group Essity posted on Thursday a slightly bigger than expected rise in quarterly core profit and returned to comparable sales growth despite a jump in raw material costs, sending its shares higher.