$UFPI (Universal Forest Products Inc.)

$UFPI {{ '2016-08-17T16:18:47+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$UFPI said it appointed Michael Mordell to the position of EVP of International Operations to lead its new international division, UFP Global Holdings, Ltd., based in the United Kingdom. He will begin his new role on Oct. 1, 2016.

$PPG {{ '2018-01-19T21:19:56+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$PPG said it expects to achieve $45-50MM of the remainder of its $125MM restructuring program in fiscal 2018. The tax rate on earnings from continuing operations is estimated to be in the 23- 24% range, a tad lower than the 2017 level. This year, PPG targets to deploy around $2.4Bil of cash on either acquisitions or share repurchases.

$PPG {{ '2018-01-19T20:33:16+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$PPG expects its initiatives to address raw material inflation will yield results in the first half of this year, by bringing in significant raw material efficiency. While focusing on the overall cost structure, PPG plans to continue to execute on its restructuring program. The company expects acquisition-related sales gains of $125MM in FY18.

$PPG {{ '2018-01-19T20:12:57+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$PPG said the volume growth in 4Q17 was supplemented by acquisition-related gains from Crown Group, which was added to its fold in October 2017. The company is working with retail firm $HD to have its Timeless product added to more retail locations. In the current fiscal year, PPG plans to spend about $20MM on additional growth-related activities.

$ALB {{ '2018-01-19T14:49:48+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ALB said Matt Juneau, EVP, Corporate Strategy & Investor Relations, is retiring from the company in March 2018 and that it has named Eric Norris as its chief strategy officer, effective immediately. As chief strategy officer, Norris will be responsible for both Corporate Strategy and Investor Relations.

$PPG {{ '2018-01-19T12:49:12+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$PPG PPG Industries, Inc. Earnings AlphaGraphic: Q4 2017 Highlights

$PPG {{ '2018-01-18T16:01:15+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$PPG, a manufacturer of coatings, reported an 8% growth in sales to $3.7Bil in 4Q17, helped mainly by higher selling prices and favorable currency rates. Net earnings were $0.73 per share, compared to $1.31 per share in 4Q16, which included one-time gains. Adjusted for special items, 4Q17 earnings were $1.19 per share, up 3% from last year.

$IBP {{ '2018-01-17T19:03:41+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$IBP announced the acquisition of Rocket Insulation & Coatings Inc. Rocket Insulation provides spray foam and fiberglass insulation installation services primarily for single-family residential customers. The company had trailing-twelve month revenue of $5.4MM.

$WRK {{ '2018-01-17T18:04:33+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$WRK has named James Armstrong as Vice President, Investor Relations. Most recently, Armstrong covered the paper, packaging and building materials industry through his own investment research firm. Prior to this, he was Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Vertical Research Partners.

$WY {{ '2018-01-16T22:19:41+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

For shareholders of $WY, the 2017 dividend distributions totaling $1.25 per share on the common stock are classified for income tax purposes as Capital Gain Distributions treated as long-term capital gain.

$MAS {{ '2018-01-08T14:24:46+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MAS signed a definitive agreement to acquire The L.D. Kichler Co, in a move to expand reach into the US residential lighting industry. Additionally, Masco said it acquired Mercury Plastics, Inc. in 4Q17. Mercury is a plastics processor and manufacturer of water handling systems. Terms of the agreements were not disclosed.

$WRK {{ '2018-01-08T12:11:46+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$WRK completed the previously announced acquisition of Plymouth Packaging, Inc., a corrugated packaging company. This latest acquisition represents $WRK's entry into the corrugated packaging market. Financial details of the deal remained undisclosed.

$AMWD {{ '2018-01-02T12:08:16+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMWD completed purchase of RSI Home Products Inc. for consideration consisting of 1.46MM newly issued shares, about $354MM in net cash and the assumption of about $589MM of RSI debt.

$IBP {{ '2018-01-02T11:46:35+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$IBP announced the purchase of Blind Ambitions LLC, which specializes in installing blinds, shades and shutters primarily for the new construction homebuilding industry. Also, the company acquired Allpro Insulation Co., which provides fiberglass insulation installation services for single-family residential customers.

$APOG {{ '2017-12-21T12:28:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

For FY18, $APOG expects its revenue to grow approx. 20%. Diluted EPS is expected to be in the range of $2.58-2.68, which includes approx. $0.11 per share of expected 4Q restructuring charges. CapEx is anticipated to be about $55-60MM.

$APOG {{ '2017-12-21T12:24:12+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

During 3Q18, $APOG's Architectural Framing Systems revenue rose 114% to $194.2MM. Revenues from Architectural Glass segment fell 9% to $96.6MM, due to delays caused by recent hurricane. Revenues in Architectural Services slipped 24% to $49.1MM. Large-Scale Optical Technologies revenue rose 18% to $26MM, due to strong customer orders.

$APOG {{ '2017-12-21T12:13:47+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$APOG, a provider of glass solutions, reported a 5% jump in its 3Q18 earnings, helped by strong performance of architectural framing systems segment. Net earnings rose to $23.6MM, or $0.82 per share from $22.55MM, or $0.78 per share in 3Q17. Adj. EPS was $0.90, up 15%. Revenue climbed 30% YoY to $356.5MM during the quarter.

$ALB {{ '2017-12-20T13:53:01+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ALB is launching a new technology for the Fluid Catalytic Cracking catalyst market called Granite. The Granite technology platform is based on a novel matrix/binder system, which expands the catalyst formulation window and enables refiners to maximize profitability while achieving targeted product yields.

$ALB {{ '2017-12-15T11:54:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Global specialty chemicals industry leader $ALB said it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its polyolefin catalysts and components business to $GRA in cash for approx. $416MM. The organometallics and curatives portions of the Performance Catalysts Solutions business will remain with $ALB. The deal is expected to close during 1Q18.

$PKG {{ '2017-12-15T11:49:18+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$PKG BoD declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.63 per share on its common stock. The dividend will be paid to shareholders of record as of Dec. 26, 2017 with a payment date of Jan. 12, 2018.

$PPG {{ '2017-12-15T11:25:04+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$PPG BoD authorized the repurchase of $2.5Bil of outstanding common stock effective immediately. This program is in addition to the company’s existing share repurchase authorization, which was approved in Oct. 2016 and had approx. $1.4Bil remaining as of Sept. 30, 2017.

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