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Smiths Group H1 Profit Climbs; Says FY17 Outlook Unchanged - Quick Facts

British technology company Smiths Group plc (SMIN.L) reported Friday that its first-half pre-tax profit climbed to 346 million pounds from last year's 168 million pounds. Earnings per share were 75.6 pence, higher than 32.5 pence a year ago. Headline pre-tax profit was 248 million pounds, compared...

Portugal's Budget Deficit Narrows In 2016

Portugal's budget deficit narrowed in 2016, according to the data published by Statistics Portugal on Friday. The budget deficit halved to 2.1 percent of gross domestic product from 4.4 percent in 2015. This was also below the 3 percent ceiling. The deficit is forecast to narrow further in 2017,...

China's Zhonghong To Buy 21% Stake In SeaWorld From Blackstone At $23/Shr

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS), a theme park and entertainment company, announced Friday that a unit of Zhonghong Zhuoye Group Co., Ltd. will acquire an approximately 21% equity interest in SeaWorld from certain funds affiliated with Blackstone at a price of $23.00 per share. Upon receipt of...

Accenture (ACN) Pulled Back From The Highs Of The Year After Q2 Report

Accenture (ACN) reported second quarter EPS of $1.33 Thursday morning, down from $1.34 last year. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $1.30. The company now expects to report full year adjusted EPS of $5.70 to $5.87, compared with prior guidance of $5.64 to $5.87. Accenture gapped open sharply lower...

Finish Line Q4 17 Earnings Conference Call At 8:30 AM ET

Finish Line Inc. (FINL) will host a conference call at 8:30 AM ET on March 24, 2017, to discuss Q4 17 earnings results. To access the live webcast, log on to http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=81647&p=irol-irhome
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