|Bid||20.350 x 754200|
|Ask||20.500 x 52000|
|Day's range||20.305 - 20.530|
|52-week range||15.000 - 22.540|
|PE ratio (TTM)||18.69|
|Earnings date||26 Jul 2017|
|Dividend & yield||2.35 (10.13%)|
|1y target est||N/A|
Siemens would consider merging its $15 billion healthcare business with a listed competitor as an alternative to a flotation, its finance chief said, adding that the German industrial group would not be rushed into a decision. On a conference call following the release of forecast-beating Siemens quarterly results, CFO Ralf Thomas said the German company had never set itself a deadline and was considering "two or three" options for a listing. Siemens has plenty of experience on which to draw.
German industrial group Siemens does not need to rush with a planned listing of its healthcare unit as it believes the market will stay healthy for some time, its finance chief said on Thursday. Siemens said in November it planned a stock-market listing for the $15 billion revenue business.
The European Union has cleared German conglomerate Siemens' planned acquisition of Spain-based wind turbine maker Gamesa. The EU's executive Commission said Monday that the deal "raises no competition ...