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Meggitt is the parent company of a group whose principal activities are the design and manufacture of components and sub-systems for aerospace, defense and other markets. Co. has five segments: Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems, a providers of aircraft wheels, brakes and brake control systems; Meggitt Control Systems, which comprised of aircraft fire protection and control systems; Meggitt Polymers and Composites, which comprised of engine and aerodynamic seals, flexible fuel tanks and fuel systems; Meggitt Sensing Systems, a provider sensing and monitoring systems for aircraft; and Meggitt Equipment Group, which include unique heat transfer equipment for hydrocarbon processing.
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Meggitt is a global engineering company specializing in high-performance components and subsystems for the aerospace, defence, and energy markets, with highly engineered equipment on over 47,000 aircraft. This significant and expanding installed base provides the firm with an aftermarket revenue stream stretching out for decades. More than 50% of revenue is derived from higher-margin aftermarket services, which we view as evidence of sticky customer relationships, supporting our narrow moat rating.The Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems, or MABS, business (19% of revenue and close to 40% of group...
Narrow-moat Meggitt published a trading update for the first quarter. The group's 9% organic growth--with all businesses contributing, in particular the defence division at 18% organic growth--came in line with our expectations for the first quarter. Civil aerospace equipment growth at 9% was mainly driven by new generation aircraft. Aftermarket sales at 6% growth was the result of demand from large jets partially offset by regional jet demand decline. While the update does not provide any detai...
Narrow-moat Meggitt published a trading update for the first quarter. The group's 9% organic growth--with all businesses contributing, in particular the defence division at 18% organic growth--came in line with our expectations for the first quarter. Civil aerospace equipment growth at 9% was mainly driven by new generation aircraft. Aftermarket sales at 6% growth was the result of demand from large jets partially offset by regional jet demand decline. While the update does not provide any details on the firm's business performance, management restates its expectations of 0-50 basis points ope...
On 9 May 2019, the Company issued convertible bonds for a total principal amount of EUR 150 million. The sole agenda item relates to the proposed approval and ratification, in accordance with Article 556 of the Belgian Companies Code, of conditions of the convertible bonds in case of a change of control. These are standard provisions and they are in line with the market practice. Hence, we see no reason for shareholder concern and recommend to approve.
General: Hella is a leading automotive supplier with over 125 locations in some 35 countries. In financial year 2018/2019, the Company generated sales of EUR 7.0bn with around 39,000 employees. Hella specialises in innovative lighting systems and vehicle electronics in its segments Automotive and Aftermarket. Furthermore, in its Special Applications segment, Hella develops, manufactures and sells lighting and electronic products for specialist vehicles. As of 31 May 2019, a total of 60.00% of the Company's shares were covered by a pool agreement of family shareholders. A total of 62 members o...
In general, NN Group is in compliance with the Dutch regulations relating to the organisation and procedures of the Extraordinary General Meeting. On August 12, 2019, the Company announced that Mr. Lard Friese stepped down as CEO of the Company to become the new CEO of Dutch competitor Aegon. ECGS notes that the sole agenda item of this EGM (ITEM 2) concerns the intended appointment of Mr. David Knibbe as CEO and member of the executive board of NN Group. According to Dutch law and the Company's Articles of Association, shareholders are NOT entitled to vote on such agenda item; it is a discus...
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