Corporate

24 November 2008

Yanbu Cement 9-mo net profit down 20% YoY

The net profit of Saudi cement producer Yanbu Cement Co (YCC) dropped to SAR 439m (US$117m) for

21 November 2008

Yanbu Cement nine-month net profit down 20 per cent YoY

The company reported an 18.5 per cent YoY decline in the operating profit to SAR 447m in the first nine months of 2008.

21 November 2008

Dyckerhoff jumps 7.4 per cent

Dyckerhoff jumped €2.78 (or 7.4 per cent) to €40.28.

21 November 2008

Holcim slides six per cent on volume

Holcim slid CHF2.76 (or six per cent) to CHF43.52.

20 November 2008

Ambuja Cements rising in strong trading

Ambuja Cements, India’s second largest Construction company by market capitalisation, increased Re0.85

20 November 2008

Suez Cement Co increases 2.2 per cent

Suez Cement Company increased 46 qirsh (or 2.2 per cent) to LE21.82,

20 November 2008

Portland Tourah Cement Co rises 0.8 per cent

Portland Tourah Cement Co rose 19.0 qirsh (or 0.8 per cent) to EGP25.46. Compared with the CASE 30 Index which fell 107.5 points

20 November 2008

Heracles General Cement Company price 14. per cent above volume weighted price

Heracles General Cement Company, Greece’s fourth largest Industrials company by market capitalisation, closed unchanged at €5.98.

20 November 2008

Buzzi Unicem decreases two per cent, trailing 69.1 per cent of stocks

Buzzi Unicem, Italy’s second largest Construction company by market capitalisation, decreased 18 Eurocents

20 November 2008

Cementos Portland Valderrivas falls an eight straight day

Cementos Portland Valderrivas, Spain’s fourth largest Construction company by market capitalisation, decreased 30 Eurocent

20 November 2008

Holcim plunges 7.4 per cent, in significant down trend

Holcim plunged CHF3.72 (or 7.4 per cent) to CHF46.28.

19 November 2008

Sri Lanka Tokyo Cement September net profit falls

Sri Lanka’s Tokyo Cement group said September quarter net profit fell 43 per cent

18 November 2008

Titan Cement Company hits year-low tenth time in three months

Titan Cement Company hit a 52-week low of €9.52 during the day

18 November 2008

Nigeria: cement company announces N4.7bn profit

Benue Cement Company (BCC) Plc, a subsidiary of Dangote Industries Limited, has announced its third quarter results for the period January 1, 2008, to September 30, 2008

18 November 2008

India: Binani Ind cancels share swap with Binani Cement, Zinc

Binani Industries Ltd said on Tuesday its board had decided to recall a plan to swap its shares with Binani

17 November 2008

Egypt’s National Cement Q1 net profit falls 29 per cent

Egypt’s National Cement reported a 29 per cent decline in first-quarter