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Johnson Matthey PLC (JMAT.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Johnson Matthey FY Revenue 14,122 mln Stg vs. 12,031 mln Stg
Thursday, 31 May 2018 

May 31 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey PLC ::FINAL DIVIDEND UP 7 PERCENT TO 58.25 PENCEPER SHARE.TOTAL DIVIDEND 80 PENCEPER SHARE.FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE IN LINE WITH OUR EXPECTATIONS AT START OF YEAR.FY REVENUE 14,122 MILLION STG VERSUS 12,031 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.PROPOSING AN INCREASE IN FINAL DIVIDEND OF 7%.IN COMING YEAR WE EXPECT MID TO HIGH SINGLE DIGIT GROWTH IN OPERATING PERFORMANCE.FY UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT 525 MILLION STG VERSUS 513 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.SEES OVER MEDIUM TERM, MID TO HIGH SINGLE DIGIT EPS CAGR, EXPANDING ROIC TO 20% AND, AS A RESULT, A PROGRESSIVE DIVIDEND.EXPECT SECOND HALF PERFORMANCE TO BE STRONGER MAINLY REFLECTING OUR NORMAL SEASONALITY.JOHNSON MATTHEY - YEAR ENDING MARCH 2019 EXPECT GROWTH IN OPERATING PERFORMANCE TO BE IN LINE WITH MEDIUM TERM GUIDANCE OF MID TO HIGH SINGLE DIGIT GROWTH.JOHNSON MATTHEY - TRANSLATIONAL FOREX MOVEMENTS FOR YEAR ENDING MARCH 2019 EXPECTED TO ADVERSELY IMPACT SALES, UNDERLYING OPERATING PROFIT BY £41 MILLION AND £6 MILLION.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey Says Patrick Thomas Will Succeed Tim Stevenson As Chairman
Monday, 16 Apr 2018 

April 16 (Reuters) - Johnson Matthey PLC ::PATRICK THOMAS WILL SUCCEED TIM STEVENSON AS CHAIRMAN.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey posts HY ‍reported EPS down 5%
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - JOHNSON MATTHEY PLC ::INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 6 PERCENT TO 21.75 PENCEPER SHARE.‍STRONG OPERATIONAL MOMENTUM CONTINUED AND FULL YEAR OUTLOOK CONFIRMED​.HY ‍REPORTED EPS DOWN 5% TO 87.9 PENCE​.FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED SEPT 30 2017, ‍REPORTED REVENUE UP 15%​.HY ‍REPORTED OPERATING PROFIT DOWN 2%​.‍INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 6% TO 21.75 PENCE REFLECTING CONFIDENCE IN MEDIUM TERM OUTLOOK​.FY 2018 ‍SALES GROWTH, AT CONSTANT RATES, IS STILL EXPECTED TO BE AROUND 6%​.‍FY 2018 OPERATING PROFIT OUTLOOK IS UNCHANGED​.‍SALES GROWTH, AT CONSTANT RATES, IS STILL EXPECTED TO BE AROUND 6% FOR YEAR ENDING 31 ST MARCH 2018​.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey sees FY in line with expectations at constant rates
Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 

Johnson Matthey Plc : Trading statement . Strong sales growth in emission control technologies and further progress in new businesses . Precious metal products' sales increased by 6 pct to £91 million (up 1 pct at constant rates) . Precious metal products division's underlying operating profit was down, principally due to lower average pgm prices . (platinum averaged $1,010/oz, down 11 pct on same period last year, and palladium average $573/oz, down 25 [ct) . Underlying performance of group for 2016/17 at constant rates remains in line with our previous expectations . Board currently believes that eu vote will not have a long term material impact on johnson matthey . Solid start to year, group sales for continuing businesses 1 up 6 pct (up 2 pct at constant rates 2) . Underlying 3 profit before tax on a continuing basis 1 broadly in line with last year at constant rates 2 . Full year outlook at constant rates remains in line with our previous expectations . Continue to expect group's performance in 2016/17 to be ahead of 2015/16, albeit weighted towards second half .If exchange rates remain at current levels for remainder year, translational impact to FY underlying operating profit would increase by around a further £25 million.  Full Article

Johnson Matthey names Anna Manz as finance director
Thursday, 14 Jul 2016 

Johnson Matthey Plc : Anna Manz appointed as group finance director of Johnson Matthey . Anna Manz will join company's board on October 17 2016 .Den Jones will resign from board at annual general meeting on July 20 2016.  Full Article