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Halma PLC (HLMA.L)

HLMA.L on London Stock Exchange

2,279.00GBp
18 Sep 2020
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Halma Sees FY Adj Pretax Profit In Range Of £265 Mln To £270 Mln
Tuesday, 21 Apr 2020 

April 21 (Reuters) - Halma PLC ::HALMA PLC - COVID-19 UPDATE.HALMA - CONTINUE TO EXPECT OUR ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX FOR YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2020 TO BE IN A RANGE OF £265 MILLION TO £270 MILLION.HALMA - EXPECT FY REVENUES TO BE APPROXIMATELY £1,330 MILLION AND YEAR-END NET DEBT (EXCLUDING IMPACT OF IFRS16) TO BE APPROXIMATELY £320 MILLION.HALMA - FINANCIAL POSITION REMAINS ROBUST WITH COMMITTED FACILITIES TOTALLING APPROXIMATELY £750 MILLION (AT CURRENT EXCHANGE RATES).HALMA - CURRENTLY, WE DO NOT INTEND TO UTILISE UK GOVERNMENT'S COVID CORPORATE FINANCING FACILITY.HALMA - EARLIEST MATURITY IN FACILITIES IS FOR £74 MILLION (AT CURRENT EXCHANGE RATES) IN JANUARY 2021.HALMA - ACTIONS ARE EXPECTED TO RESULT IN A COST REDUCTION (NET OF COST TO IMPLEMENT THEM) OF OVER £20 MILLION IN Q1 OF NEW FINANCIAL YEAR.HALMA - COMPANY, SECTOR AND GROUP LEADERS HAVE AGREED TO TEMPORARY SALARY REDUCTIONS FROM 1 APRIL 2020 FOR AN INITIAL THREE-MONTH PERIOD.HALMA - WE HAVE FURLOUGHED A SMALL PERCENTAGE OF OUR WORKFORCE.HALMA - HAVE IMPLEMENTED A WIDESPREAD HIRING FREEZE, A REDUCTION IN USE OF CONTRACTORS AND A SIGNIFICANT REDUCTION IN DISCRETIONARY OVERHEAD SPENDING.HALMA - LIMITING CAPITAL INVESTMENT TO ESSENTIAL PROJECTS AND RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ONLY.HALMA - DO NOT EXPECT TO COMPLETE ANY ACQUISITIONS DURING Q1.HALMA - COVID-19 PANDEMIC IS EXPECTED TO HAVE A NET ADVERSE IMPACT ON OUR MARKETS AND OUR FULL YEAR FINANCIAL RESULTS TO 31 MARCH 2021.  Full Article

Halma Sees FY Adj. Pretax Profit To Be In A Range Of About £265 Mln To £270 Mln
Thursday, 19 Mar 2020 

March 19 (Reuters) - Halma PLC ::HALMA PLC - TRADING STATEMENT.HALMA - EXPECTS ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX FOR YEAR ENDING 31 MARCH 2020 TO BE IN A RANGE OF APPROXIMATELY £265 MILLION TO £270 MILLION.HALMA - ORDER INTAKE IS CURRENTLY AHEAD OF REVENUE AND AHEAD OF SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR.HALMA - TO DATE, GROUP HAS DELIVERED REVENUE GROWTH IN ALL FOUR MAJOR REGIONS AND ALL SECTORS.HALMA - BOARD WILL CONTINUE TO MONITOR IMPACT OF COVID-19 OUTBREAK CLOSELY AND TAKE MITIGATING ACTIONS AS APPROPRIATE.HALMA - CURRENCY TRANSLATION EFFECT ON GROUP'S RESULTS IN SECOND HALF OF YEAR IS EXPECTED TO BE BROADLY NEUTRAL.  Full Article

Halma Says Acquires Maxtec For Cash Consideration Of $20 Million
Friday, 21 Feb 2020 

Feb 21 (Reuters) - Halma PLC ::ANNOUNCES THAT IT HAS ACQUIRED MAXTEC, LLC.HAS ACQUIRED MAXTEC, LLC, WHICH IS BASED IN UTAH, USA.CASH CONSIDERATION FOR MAXTEC IS $20 MILLION, ON A CASH AND DEBT FREE BASIS, WHICH WILL BE FUNDED FROM HALMA'S EXISTING FACILITIES.CASH CONSIDERATION FOR MAXTEC IS US$20 MILLION ON A CASH AND DEBT FREE BASIS.  Full Article

Halma H1 Rev, Pretax Profit Rise
Tuesday, 19 Nov 2019 

Nov 19 (Reuters) - Halma PLC ::H1 ADJUSTED PRETAX PROFIT ROSE 14 PERCENT TO 128.8 MILLION STG.H1 REVENUE ROSE 12 PERCENT TO 653.7 MILLION STG.HY STATUTORY PROFIT BEFORE TAXATION £105.8M VS £94.5M.INTERIM DIVIDEND INCREASED 7%.SINCE PERIOD END, ORDER INTAKE HAS CONTINUED TO BE AHEAD OF REVENUE AND ORDER INTAKE LAST YEAR.REMAINS ON TRACK TO MAKE FURTHER PROGRESS IN SECOND HALF OF YEAR AND DELIVER ANOTHER GOOD FULL YEAR PERFORMANCE.AN INCREASE OF 7% IN INTERIM DIVIDEND TO 6.54P PER SHARE (2018/19: 6.11P PER SHARE.GREW REVENUE IN ALL FOUR MAJOR REGIONS.CONTINUE TO CLOSELY MONITOR & ASSESS POTENTIAL EFFECTS FROM UK'S EXIT FROM EU, MONITOR & RESPOND TO CHANGES IN TARIFFS ON GOODS BY US & CHINA.  Full Article

Halma Announces Laura Stoltenberg As Sector Chief Executive, Medical & Environmental
Wednesday, 25 Sep 2019 

Sept 25 (Reuters) - Halma PLC ::HALMA PLC - TRADING STATEMENT.HALMA PLC - LAURA STOLTENBERG WILL SUCCEED ADAM MEYERS AS SECTOR CHIEF EXECUTIVE, MEDICAL & ENVIRONMENTAL FROM 1ST OCTOBER 2019..HALMA PLC - GROUP'S PERFORMANCE FROM 1 APRIL 2019 TO DATE WAS IN LINE WITH BOARD'S EXPECTATIONS.HALMA PLC - ORDER INTAKE WAS AHEAD OF REVENUE FROM 1 APRIL 2019 TO DATE.  Full Article

Halma Says Agreed To Acquire Ampac Group For A$135 Mln
Friday, 21 Jun 2019 

June 21 (Reuters) - Halma PLC ::HALMA PLC - ACQUISITION.HALMA PLC - CASH CONSIDERATION FOR AMPAC OF A$135 MILLION.HALMA PLC - ANNOUNCES THAT IT HAS AGREED TO ACQUIRE AMPAC GROUP ("AMPAC"), A LEADING FIRE AND EVACUATION SYSTEMS SUPPLIER IN AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND MARKETS.HALMA PLC - CASH CONSIDERATION FOR AMPAC OF A$135 MILLION ON A CASH AND DEBT FREE BASIS, WILL BE FUNDED FROM HALMA'S EXISTING FACILITIES.HALMA PLC - COMPLETION IS SUBJECT TO CERTAIN CLOSING CONDITIONS AND IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR BY NO LATER THAN MID AUGUST 2019.  Full Article

Blackrock Discloses 5.01 Pct Stake In Halma
Tuesday, 30 Apr 2019 

April 30 (Reuters) - Halma Plc::BLACKROCK INC. DISCLOSES 5.01 PERCENT STAKE IN HALMA PLC - FILING.  Full Article

Halma Sees FY Adj. Pretax Profit In Line With Market View
Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 

March 21 (Reuters) - Halma PLC ::TRADING STATEMENT.EXPECTS ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX FOR YEAR ENDING 31 MARCH 2019 TO BE IN LINE WITH MARKET CONSENSUS EXPECTATIONS.USA AND UK HAVE SEEN STRONGEST GROWTH, WITH MORE MODERATE GROWTH IN MAINLAND EUROPE AND ASIA PACIFIC.ORDER INTAKE HAS REMAINED AHEAD OF REVENUE AND SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR..  Full Article

BRIEF-Halma Sees FY Adj Pretax Profit In Range Of £265 Mln To £270 Mln

* HALMA - CONTINUE TO EXPECT OUR ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE TAX FOR YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2020 TO BE IN A RANGE OF £265 MILLION TO £270 MILLION