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UDG Healthcare plc (UDG.L)

UDG.L on London Stock Exchange

664.00GBp
20 Sep 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

UDG Healthcare Affirms FY Adj. EPS Growth Forecast
Wednesday, 8 Aug 2018 

Aug 8 (Reuters) - UDG Healthcare PLC ::REITERATES ITS FY GUIDANCE FOR CONSTANT CURRENCY ADJUSTED. EPS GROWTH TO BE BETWEEN 18% AND 21% AHEAD OF LAST YEAR'S EPS OF 37.1 $ CENT.GROUP TRADING PERFORMANCE FOR QUARTER TO 30 JUNE 2018 WAS AHEAD OF SAME QUARTER LAST YEAR.GROUP IS LIKELY TO HAVE A MODEST FOREIGN EXCHANGE BENEFIT ON TRANSLATION OF NON-US PROFITS IN FY18.GROUP REVENUE AND PROFIT BEFORE TAX FOR NINE MONTHS TO 30 JUNE 2018 WAS WELL AHEAD OF PRIOR YEAR.  Full Article

Udg Healthcare Acquires Two US-Based Businesses For $82.4 Million
Tuesday, 3 Jul 2018 

July 3 (Reuters) - UDG Healthcare PLC ::ACQUISITION OF TWO US-BASED BUSINESSES.UDG HEALTHCARE ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF TWO US-BASED BUSINESSES FOR A COMBINED CONSIDERATION OF UP TO $82.4 MILLION.BOTH COMPANIES ARE DEDICATED TO HEALTHCARE MARKET.ANNOUNCE ACQUISITION OF CREATE NYC AND SMARTANALYST.CREATE NYC IS BEING ACQUIRED FOR A TOTAL CONSIDERATION OF UP TO $58.4 MILLION.SMARTANALYST IS BEING ACQUIRED FOR A TOTAL CONSIDERATION OF UP TO $24 MILLION.SMARTANALYST ACQUISITION IS EXPECTED TO DELIVER RETURN ON CAPITAL EMPLOYED IN EXCESS OF GROUP'S TARGET OF 15% WITHIN THREE YEARS.TRANSACTIONS WILL BE FINANCED FROM EXISTING CASH AND DEBT FACILITIES AND ARE EXPECTED TO BE EARNINGS ACCRETIVE.  Full Article

UDG Healthcare H1 Pretax Profit $63.2 mln
Tuesday, 22 May 2018 

May 22 (Reuters) - UDG Healthcare PLC ::H1 PRETAX PROFIT 63.2 MILLION USD.UDG HEALTHCARE - HY NET REVENUE GROWTH OF 17 PERCENT (11% ON A CONSTANT CURRENCY BASIS) TO $568.7 MILLION.SAYS HY ADJUSTED DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE INCREASED BY 24 PERCENT.UDG HEALTHCARE -REITERATES FY GUIDANCE FOR CONSTANT CURRENCY ADJUSTED DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE GROWTH FOR YEAR TO 30 SEPTEMBER 2018.SAYS BOARD HAS DECLARED AN INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 4.25 $ CENT PER SHARE, A 19% INCREASE ON 2017 INTERIM DIVIDEND.  Full Article

UDG Healthcare Says Nigel Clerkin Joins As CFO
Tuesday, 1 May 2018 

May 1 (Reuters) - UDG Healthcare PLC ::CFO APPOINTMENT.NIGEL CLERKIN HAS JOINED COMPANY AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.  Full Article

Udg Healthcare Names Nigel Clerkin As CFO
Tuesday, 19 Dec 2017 

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Udg Healthcare Plc ::CFO APPOINTMENT.‍CFO APPOINTMENT​.‍ANNOUNCE APPOINTMENT OF NIGEL CLERKIN AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER OF COMPANY​.‍NIGEL WILL START WITH COMPANY ON 1 MAY 2018 AND WILL REPLACE ALAN RALPH FROM THAT DATE​.‍ALAN WILL SUPPORT TRANSITION UNTIL HIS PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED RETIREMENT IN NOVEMBER 2018​.  Full Article

UDG Healthcare reports ‍FY net revenue growth of 12 pct to $1,028.5 mln​
Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - UDG Healthcare Plc ::SAYS ‍FY NET REVENUE GROWTH OF 12% (16% ON A CONSTANT CURRENCY BASIS) TO $1,028.5 MILLION.​.‍ADJUSTED DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS INCREASED BY 17%​.‍NET REVENUE GROWTH OF 12% (16% ON A CONSTANT CURRENCY BASIS) TO $1,028.5 MILLION​.SAYS ‍HAS NOW REDEPLOYED OVER TWO THIRDS OF NET PROCEEDS FROM 2016 SALE OF UNITED DRUG SUPPLY CHAIN BUSINESS TO MCKESSON​.PROPOSED 7.5% INCREASE IN FINAL DIVIDEND TO $9.72C PER SHARE, YIELDING A FULL YEAR DIVIDEND INCREASE OF 7% TO $13.3C PER SHARE​.‍UDG HEALTHCARE CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, ALAN RALPH, HAS INFORMED BOARD THAT HE INTENDS TO RETIRE FROM HIS ROLE BY END OF 2018​.‍GROUP EXPECTS ORGANIC GROWTH TO ACCELERATE DURING SECOND HALF OF YEAR​.FY ‍ADJUSTED OPERATING PROFIT GROWTH OF 12% (17% ON A CONSTANT CURRENCY BASIS) TO $129.3 MILLION​.  Full Article

UDG Healthcare raises FY guidance for constant currency diluted EPS by 2 pct
Tuesday, 23 May 2017 

May 23 (Reuters) - Udg Healthcare Plc :Interim dividend of 3.58 cents per share .H1 pretax profit 52.9 million usd.HY IFRS revenue from continuing operations $578.9 million, up 8 percent.Increasing its guidance for constant currency diluted EPS for year to 30 Sep 2017 by 2% to a range of between 15% and 18% ahead of last year.While constant currency adjusted diluted EPS growth was 29% in H1 2017, does not expect this growth rate to be representative of full year outcome.Group is well positioned to deliver continued growth both organically and through strategic acquisitions.Group expects to continue its 30+ year history of dividend growth in fy17.Board has declared an interim dividend of 3.58c per share, a 5% increase on 2016 interim dividend.  Full Article

UDG Healthcare disappoints on weaker Sharp business

May 22 Britain's UDG Healthcare posted a weaker-than-expected first-half performance at its second-largest business, Sharp, on Tuesday and lowered its outlook for the division, sending its shares down more than 6 percent.

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