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Johnson Matthey PLC (JMAT.L)

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30 Oct 2020
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Johnson Matthey Cannot Provide Financial Guidance For Current Year
Thursday, 23 Jul 2020 

July 23 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey PLC ::VISIBILITY ON DEMAND REMAINS LIMITED AND WE CANNOT PROVIDE FINANCIAL GUIDANCE FOR CURRENT YEAR.IN Q1, GROUP SALES WERE DOWN MATERIALLY AT CONSTANT CURRENCY, AS EXPECTED.LOOKING FORWARD WE ANTICIPATE JULY SALES TO BE DOWN C.20%, WITH IMPROVEMENT THROUGH REMAINDER OF Q2.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey Says CFO Anna Manz Steps Down
Thursday, 25 Jun 2020 

June 25 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey PLC ::JOHNSON MATTHEY PLC - ANNA MANZ, CFO, TO LEAVE JM AND JOIN LSEG.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey Awarded Methanol Technology Contract For Russia Amur Oblast Facility
Thursday, 18 Jun 2020 

June 18 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey PLC ::JOHNSON MATTHEY - AWARDED 3000 MTPD METHANOL TECHNOLOGY CONTRACT FOR RUSSIA AMUR OBLAST FACILITY.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey To Cut Around 2,500 Jobs Globally Over Three Year Period
Thursday, 11 Jun 2020 

June 11 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey PLC ::JOHNSON MATTHEY - DELIVERED NEARLY £120 MILLION OF OUR PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED COST SAVINGS.JOHNSON MATTHEY - TARGETING ADDITIONAL ANNUALISED COST SAVINGS OF AT LEAST £80 MILLION BY END OF 2022/23.JOHNSON MATTHEY - COST SAVINGS WILL LEAD TO SOME JOB LOSSES, WHICH WE ESTIMATE TO BE AROUND 2,500 GLOBALLY OVER THREE YEAR PERIOD.JOHNSON MATTHEY - GIVEN ONGOING UNCERTAINTY, WE ARE UNABLE TO PROVIDE FINANCIAL GUIDANCE FOR 2020/21.JOHNSON MATTHEY - IN CLEAN AIR, OUR CUSTOMERS ARE GRADUALLY RAMPING UP THEIR PLANTS BUT VISIBILITY ON PATH OF RECOVERY REMAINS LOW.JOHNSON MATTHEY - EFFICIENT NATURAL RESOURCES IS LATER CYCLE AND WE ANTICIPATE AN IMPACT AS LOWER DEMAND BEGINS TO AFFECT INDUSTRIES IT SERVES.JOHNSON MATTHEY - BOARD IS PROPOSING A FINAL DIVIDEND FOR YEAR OF 31.125 PENCE, REPRESENTING HALF LEVEL OF 2018/19 FINAL DIVIDEND.JOHNSON MATTHEY - FY REPORTED REVENUE 14.58 BILLION STG VERSUS 10.75 BILLION STG.JOHNSON MATTHEY - FY OPERATING PROFIT 388 MILLION STG VERSUS 531 MILLION STG.JOHNSON MATTHEY - FY UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT 539 MILLION STG VERSUS 566 MILLION STG.JOHNSON MATTHEY - FY UNDERLYING PROFIT BEFORE TAX 455 MILLION STG VERSUS 523 MILLION STG.JOHNSON MATTHEY - ANTICIPATES RESTORING FUTURE DIVIDEND PAYMENTS TO LEVELS SEEN PRIOR TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC WHEN CIRCUMSTANCES PERMIT.JOHNSON MATTHEY - NET DEBT AT 31 MARCH 2020 WAS £1.1 BILLION (31 MARCH 2019: £866 MILLION).  Full Article

Dow Inc Says Zibo Qixiang Tengda Chemical Company Selected Lp Oxo(SM) Technology To Produce Isononyl Alcohol At New Facility
Tuesday, 2 Jun 2020 

June 1 (Reuters) - Zibo Qixiang Tengda Chemical Co Ltd <002408.SZ>::DOW INC - ZIBO QIXIANG TENGDA CHEMICAL COMPANY SELECTED LP OXO(SM) TECHNOLOGY TO PRODUCE ISONONYL ALCOHOL (INA) AT ITS NEW MANUFACTURING FACILITY.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey Says Results Now Anticipated To Be Announced On 11 June 2020
Tuesday, 12 May 2020 

May 12 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey PLC ::DELAY TO PUBLICATION OF PRELIMINARY FINANCIAL RESULTS.RESULTS NOW ANTICIPATED TO BE ANNOUNCED ON 11 JUNE 2020.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey Sees Impact Of About £50 Mln On Trading Performance From Covid-19
Monday, 30 Mar 2020 

March 30 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey PLC ::JOHNSON MATTHEY PLC - JOHNSON MATTHEY PRE-CLOSE TRADING STATEMENT.JOHNSON MATTHEY - SIGNIFICANT ONGOING UNCERTAINTY AROUND FULL IMPACT OF COVID-19 WE ARE TAKING STEPS TO MANAGE OUR COSTS AND CASH FLOW.JOHNSON MATTHEY - IN 2019/20, ON TRACK TO DELIVER RESULTS IN LINE WITH MARKET EXPECTATIONS THIS YEAR, PRIOR TO DEVELOPMENTS WITH COVID-19.JOHNSON MATTHEY - NOW EXPECT TO DELIVER GROUP OPERATING PERFORMANCE BELOW MARKET EXPECTATIONS.JOHNSON MATTHEY - CURRENTLY EXPECT AN IMPACT OF AROUND £50 MILLION ON OUR TRADING PERFORMANCE FROM COVID-19.JOHNSON MATTHEY - TAKEN DECISION TO TEMPORARILY CLOSE MOST OF OUR CLEAN AIR PLANTS ACROSS WORLD.JOHNSON MATTHEY - HAVE C.£250 MILLION OF UNRESTRICTED CASH AND A £1 BILLION REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY IN PLACE TO MARCH 2025.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey Says John O'Higgins Appointed As Director Of Elementis
Tuesday, 4 Feb 2020 

Feb 4 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey PLC ::JOHNSON MATTHEY PLC - JOHN O'HIGGINS - NEW DIRECTORSHIP.JOHNSON MATTHEY PLC - JOHN O'HIGGINS, A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF COMPANY, HAS BEEN APPOINTED AS A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF ELEMENTIS.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey Says First Half Operating Performance In Line With Expectations
Thursday, 21 Nov 2019 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey PLC ::HALF-YEAR REPORT.FIRST HALF OPERATING PERFORMANCE IN LINE WITH EXPECTATIONS.FOR FULL YEAR, WE EXPECT TO DELIVER GROUP OPERATING PERFORMANCE IN LINE WITH MARKET EXPECTATIONS..EXPECT OPERATING PERFORMANCE IN 2019/20 TO BE BELOW PRIOR YEAR.IN SECOND HALF, WILL BENEFIT FROM ABSENCE OF ONE-OFF COSTS EXPERIENCED IN FIRST HALF.HY REPORTED REVENUE 6,818 MILLION STG VERSUS 4,967 MILLION STG.HY REPORTED PBT 225 MILLION STG VERSUS 244 MILLION STG.HY DIVIDEND PER SHARE 24.50 PENCE.HY UNDERLYING PBT 231 MILLION STG VERSUS 251 MILLION STG.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey Acquires Intellectual Property Rights To Portfolio Of Silicon Alloy Based Anode Materials From 3M Company
Tuesday, 19 Nov 2019 

Nov 19 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey PLC ::JOHNSON MATTHEY - ACQUIRED FULL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS TO A PORTFOLIO OF SILICON ALLOY BASED ANODE MATERIALS FROM 3M COMPANY.  Full Article

UPDATE 2-Johnson Matthey halves dividend and axes jobs as virus hits demand

LONDON, June 11 Chemicals maker Johnson Matthey halved its dividend on Thursday and said it would cut nearly a fifth of its workforce as the coronavirus pandemic hits demand for its car pollution filters.