Smurfit Kappa Group PLC (SKG.L)

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22 Feb 2018
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Smurfit Kappa sees FY EBITDA in line with market expectations
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Smurfit Kappa Group Plc :Smurfit Kappa - group revenue growth of 4% for the third quarter and year-to-date; increased sequential EBITDA margin of 15.1% in q3.Smurfit kappa - recovered fibre cost pressures remained, resulting in a headwind of almost €40 million for the quarter and €111 million ytd compared to 2016.Smurfit Kappa - expect to deliver a full year EBITDA in line with current market expectations and will enter 2018 with optimism and good momentum.Smurfit KAPPA - reported third quarter EBITDA in Europe was up 3% year-on-year; in the Americas, EBITDA decreased 8% y/y.  Full Article

INTERVIEW-Smurfit Kappa CEO expects lower fx hit in H2
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 

Smurfit Kappa : Smurfit Kappa CEO says does not think H2 fx hit will be quite as high as 20 mln eur in H1, Brexit will cost 10 mln pre-potential offsetting from price increases . Smurfit Kappa CEO says where FY earnings growth exactly lands difficult to predict, not forecasting specific number Further company coverage: [SKG.I] (Reporting By Padraic Halpin) ((Padraic.Halpin@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Smurfit Kappa Q2 earnings, interim dividend up 10 pct y/y,
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 

Smurfit Kappa : Q2 EBITDA up 10 percent y/y to 312 million euros, improved EBITDA margin of 15.3 percent . H1 group corrugated packaging growth of 5 percent through solid organic volume growth . Interim dividend increased by 10 percent to 22 euro cents per share . Expects to have a good year with earnings growth for 2016 . Outlook against backdrop of higher than expected input costs, currency volatility and greater degree of macroeconomic risk Further company coverage: [SKG.I] (Reporting By Padraic Halpin) ((Padraic.Halpin@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Smurfit Kappa Group says Q1 revenue up 2 pct
Friday, 6 May 2016 

Smurfit Kappa Group Plc : Group corrugated packaging growth including acquisitions of 5 pct with solid underlying volume growth . Capital investment programme of over eur 450 million per annum supports our objective . EBITDA increased by 6 pct in Q1, from eur 266 million in 2015 to eur 281 million in 2016 . Growth of 6 pct in pre-exceptional ebitda with improved margin at 14 pct . Assuming broad industry conditions prevail, we expect good earnings growth in 2016 . Revenue in Q1 of eur 2,001 million was 2 pct up .Basic EPS for Q1 at 38.8 cent was 26 pct higher.  Full Article