Category Archives: Acquisitions

Hard and unjust punishment of Nexam after Q1 report

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The Q1 report from Nexam came on Wednesday. This is the first report for a full quarter after the acquisition of Plasticolor. Of course, this makes comparison difficult. Nevertheless, I cannot find reason in the report for a 9.4 % fall. The market reaction seems both hard and unjust. Continue reading

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Strong quarter for Hexatronic despite hard winter

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The Q1 report from Hexatronic came out Friday last week. Traditionally Q1 is the weakest quarter. Furthermore, Easter was in Q1, which affects revenues negatively. And it has been a harsh winter. Nevertheless, Hexatronic came out with a 16 % growth and higher profits compared to Q1-17. I added a few more shares after the report. Continue reading

Nexam acquires Plasticolor

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Friday morning finally came the press release investors in Nexam have been waiting for during more than a year. The acquisition! Nexam acquired a master batch producer, and now have access to production capacity. Before the acquisition, Nexam had a small production site in Scotland. After there will be sites in Sweden, Poland, Ukraine, Serbia and Hungary which will add to capacity. Continue reading