SCA (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: SCA), a leading global hygiene and forest products company, and Wausau Paper Corp. (“Wausau Paper”) (NYSE: WPP), a North American Away-from-Home tissue company, has announced early termination of the waiting period required under the U.S. Hart-Scott-Rodino…
Tuesday, 01 December 2015 00:48

Rottneros wins prize for best annual report

Rottneros has been awarded for the best annual report in 2014 in the category Small Cap. The award is handed out by NASDAQ, the professional institute for authorized public accountants FAR, the Swedish Society of Financial Analysts, and the Swedish…
In the third quarter of 2015, international technology Group ANDRITZ showed a favorable business development. Sales amounted to 1,583.5 MEUR in the third quarter of 2015 and were thus 8.2% higher than the figure in the third quarter of 2014…
Sonoco-Alcore S.a.r.l. has announced its intention to offer for sale its Schweighouse-sur-Moder uncoated recycled coreboard mill in Alsace, France. The company has notified the local works council of this opportunity. The Schweighouse facility is one of 20 paper mills that…
Continuously rising input costs make it necessary for Sappi Europe to adjust prices upwards for Speciality papers as from January 2016. The price rise will apply to all European and Overseas markets. The increase will be in the range of…
Continuously rising input costs and consequently squeezed profit margins make corrective pricing measures essential as Sappi Europe’s business is unsustainable at current price levels. We are therefore announcing a price increase of 5-8% for all European coated and uncoated Graphic…
In July 2015, prices for overseas traded hardwood chip were 14% below their peak four years ago, according to the latest FOEX Chip Price Indexes Prices for hardwood chips traded overseas have been in steady decline since November 2011. In…
Ahlstrom, a global high performance fiber-based materials company, has sold 1,300,981 shares in Munksjö Oyj for approximately EUR 10 million. Ahlstrom will book a capital gain of approximately EUR 3.2 million from the transaction in its third-quarter 2015 results. According…
Wednesday, 23 September 2015 09:20

Historically strong earnings for Södra

Södra reported a strong earnings trend for the first eight months of the year. Operating profit rose to SEK 1,660 million (1,012), sales increased to SEK 12,186 million (11,429) and the operating margin was 14 percent (9). “Södra is performing…
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Kemira held its 2015 Capital Markets Day (CMD) in its R&D center in Espoo, Finland. The company presents its current strategy and related financial targets. The company's updated vision "The first choice in chemistry for water-intensive industries" communicates customer and…
Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS) has just announced that Allen Campbell will become its Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective upon the commencement of his employment with Verso on September 21, 2015. Campbell has over 30 years of financial…
Excerpts from the Wood Resource Quarterly (www.woodprices.com) Global Timber Markets Sawlog prices fell again in the 2Q/15 in most of the 19 regions worldwide that are part of the Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI). The Index is at its lowest…
UPM’s journey at the stock market started one hundred years ago. UPM's predecessor companies Aktiebolaget Walkiakoski and Kymmene Ab were listed on the Helsinki Stock Exchange in August-September 1915. The listing is a significant example of Finnish industrialisation and economic…
Stora Enso's Annual Report 2014 has been ranked the best Annual Report in Finland and in the sixth place globally in the Report Watch ranking. The ranking included 1 600 companies from 60 countries. Stora Enso’s Annual Report was praised…
Income after net financial items amounted to SEK 75 (31) million for the second quarter of 2015 and SEK 177 (50) for the six-month period, our best six-month performance in the current structure. Net turnover for the second quarter totalled…
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