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Toggle Summary West Announces First Quarter 2012 Dividend
LIONVILLE, PA, Dec 13, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved payment of the first-quarter 2012 cash dividend of $0.18 per share. The dividend will be paid on February 1, 2012 to shareholders of record
West Announces First Quarter 2012 Dividend
LIONVILLE, PA, Dec 13, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved payment of the first-quarter 2012 cash dividend of $0.18 per share. The dividend will be paid on February 1, 2012 to shareholders of record
Toggle Summary West Appoints New Transfer Agent
November 21, 2011 - West Pharmaceutical Services is notifying shareholders by letter that it has appointed Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions, Inc. as its Transfer Agent and Registrar (replacing American Stock Transfer) effective November 22, 2011.
West Appoints New Transfer Agent
November 21, 2011 - West Pharmaceutical Services is notifying shareholders by letter that it has appointed Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions, Inc. as its Transfer Agent and Registrar (replacing American Stock Transfer) effective November 22, 2011.
Toggle Summary West to Present at Lazard Conference
LIONVILLE, PA, Nov 09, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Lazard Capital Markets 8th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York, NY. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on
West to Present at Lazard Conference
LIONVILLE, PA, Nov 09, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Lazard Capital Markets 8th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York, NY. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on
Toggle Summary West and Vetter Collaborate to Offer Customers an Innovative Filling Solution for Biopharmaceutical Drugs
LIONVILLE, Pa., Nov 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- West (NYSE: WST), a leading global manufacturer of components and systems for injectable drug delivery, and Vetter , a leading international independent specialist in the aseptic filling of drug-delivery systems, have collaborated to provide customers
West and Vetter Collaborate to Offer Customers an Innovative Filling Solution for Biopharmaceutical Drugs
LIONVILLE, Pa., Nov 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- West (NYSE: WST), a leading global manufacturer of components and systems for injectable drug delivery, and Vetter , a leading international independent specialist in the aseptic filling of drug-delivery systems, have collaborated to provide customers
Toggle Summary West Announces Third Quarter 2011 Results
Revenue Increase 8.2%, Operating Profit Higher -- Raises Base of 2012 Estimated Revenue Range, Sees Growth in 2012 and Beyond -- Weaker Foreign Currency Contributes to Lower Base in 2011 EPS Range -- Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today LIONVILLE, PA, Nov 01, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
West Announces Third Quarter 2011 Results
Revenue Increase 8.2%, Operating Profit Higher -- Raises Base of 2012 Estimated Revenue Range, Sees Growth in 2012 and Beyond -- Weaker Foreign Currency Contributes to Lower Base in 2011 EPS Range -- Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today LIONVILLE, PA, Nov 01, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
Toggle Summary West to Host 2011 Third Quarter Conference Call
LIONVILLE, Pa., Oct 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release 2011 third quarter financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, November 1, 2011 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and
West to Host 2011 Third Quarter Conference Call
LIONVILLE, Pa., Oct 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release 2011 third quarter financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, November 1, 2011 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and
Toggle Summary /C O R R E C T I O N -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc./
LIONVILLE, Pa., Oct. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- In the news release, West Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.18 , issued 07-Oct-2011 by West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the first paragraph, last sentence, should read "The fourth quarter
/C O R R E C T I O N -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc./
LIONVILLE, Pa., Oct. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- In the news release, West Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.18 , issued 07-Oct-2011 by West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the first paragraph, last sentence, should read "The fourth quarter
Toggle Summary West Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.18
LIONVILLE, Pa., Oct. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase of one cent per share in the Company's quarterly cash dividend, to $0.18 per share, beginning in the fourth quarter of 2011.
West Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.18
LIONVILLE, Pa., Oct. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase of one cent per share in the Company's quarterly cash dividend, to $0.18 per share, beginning in the fourth quarter of 2011.
Toggle Summary West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
LIONVILLE, Pa., Sept. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will participate in two upcoming investor conferences. Management will attend the 9th Annual CL King & Associates Best Ideas Conference in New York, NY .
West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
LIONVILLE, Pa., Sept. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will participate in two upcoming investor conferences. Management will attend the 9th Annual CL King & Associates Best Ideas Conference in New York, NY .
Toggle Summary West Expands Research and Development Center
Focus is on Helping Customers meet Stringent Quality Requirements LIONVILLE, Pa., Aug 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, is expanding its research and development center in St.
West Expands Research and Development Center
Focus is on Helping Customers meet Stringent Quality Requirements LIONVILLE, Pa., Aug 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, is expanding its research and development center in St.
Toggle Summary West Announces New Steam-Sterilized Plungers for Prefillable Glass Syringes
LIONVILLE, Pa., Aug 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative system and component solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced the availability of a new line of steam-sterilized plungers for prefillable glass
West Announces New Steam-Sterilized Plungers for Prefillable Glass Syringes
LIONVILLE, Pa., Aug 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative system and component solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced the availability of a new line of steam-sterilized plungers for prefillable glass
Toggle Summary West Announces Second Quarter 2011 Results
- Revenue Increases 9.3%, 2.8% Excluding Currency - - Adjusted EPS of $0.62 on Higher Costs, Sales Mix - - 2011 Guidance Update Raises Revenue, Narrows Range of Adjusted EPS - - Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today - LIONVILLE, Pa., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical
West Announces Second Quarter 2011 Results
- Revenue Increases 9.3%, 2.8% Excluding Currency - - Adjusted EPS of $0.62 on Higher Costs, Sales Mix - - 2011 Guidance Update Raises Revenue, Narrows Range of Adjusted EPS - - Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today - LIONVILLE, Pa., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical
Toggle Summary West to Host 2011 Second Quarter Conference Call
LIONVILLE, Pa., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release 2011 second quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 28, 2011 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and
West to Host 2011 Second Quarter Conference Call
LIONVILLE, Pa., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release 2011 second quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 28, 2011 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and
Toggle Summary West Breaks Ground for its Second Manufacturing Plant in China
Expands Presence in Asian Markets SHANGHAI, Jun 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction for a compression molding plant
West Breaks Ground for its Second Manufacturing Plant in China
Expands Presence in Asian Markets SHANGHAI, Jun 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction for a compression molding plant
Toggle Summary West to Present at Jefferies Conference
LIONVILLE, Pa., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Jefferies 2011 Global Healthcare Conference in New York, NY . Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Monday, June 6,
West to Present at Jefferies Conference
LIONVILLE, Pa., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Jefferies 2011 Global Healthcare Conference in New York, NY . Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Monday, June 6,
Toggle Summary West Announces Third Quarter 2011 Dividend
LIONVILLE, Pa., May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved payment of the third-quarter 2011 cash dividend of $0.17 per share. The dividend will be paid on August 3, 2011 to shareholders of record on
West Announces Third Quarter 2011 Dividend
LIONVILLE, Pa., May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved payment of the third-quarter 2011 cash dividend of $0.17 per share. The dividend will be paid on August 3, 2011 to shareholders of record on
Toggle Summary West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
- Adjusted EPS of $0.60 on Revenue Growth of 7.5% - - Increases Revenue and EPS Guidance, Primarily for Currency - - 2011 Adjusted EPS Guidance Range is $2.30 to $2.50 - - Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today - LIONVILLE, Pa., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical
West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
- Adjusted EPS of $0.60 on Revenue Growth of 7.5% - - Increases Revenue and EPS Guidance, Primarily for Currency - - 2011 Adjusted EPS Guidance Range is $2.30 to $2.50 - - Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today - LIONVILLE, Pa., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical
Toggle Summary West to Host 2011 First Quarter Conference Call
LIONVILLE, Pa., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE:WST) announced today that it will release 2011 first quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, April 28, 2011 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and
West to Host 2011 First Quarter Conference Call
LIONVILLE, Pa., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE:WST) announced today that it will release 2011 first quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, April 28, 2011 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and
Toggle Summary West Adds Manufacturing Capacity to Meet Customer Demand for the Daikyo Crystal Zenith(R) Syringe System
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Apr 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- With biopharmaceutical companies seeking safe packaging and delivery solutions for high-value drug products, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) is preparing to increase its capacity for manufacturing the Daikyo Crystal Zenith 1mL
West Adds Manufacturing Capacity to Meet Customer Demand for the Daikyo Crystal Zenith(R) Syringe System
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Apr 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- With biopharmaceutical companies seeking safe packaging and delivery solutions for high-value drug products, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) is preparing to increase its capacity for manufacturing the Daikyo Crystal Zenith 1mL
Toggle Summary West and CareFusion Announce Plans to Develop an Innovative Needle-Free Vented Vial Access Device
LIONVILLE, Pa., Mar 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative system and component solutions for injectable drug administration , and CareFusion, (NYSE: CFN), a global medical technology company, today announced they will jointly
West and CareFusion Announce Plans to Develop an Innovative Needle-Free Vented Vial Access Device
LIONVILLE, Pa., Mar 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative system and component solutions for injectable drug administration , and CareFusion, (NYSE: CFN), a global medical technology company, today announced they will jointly
Toggle Summary West to Present at Barclays Capital Conference
LIONVILLE, Pa., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Barclays Capital 2011 Global Healthcare Conference in Miami, FL. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Wednesday,
West to Present at Barclays Capital Conference
LIONVILLE, Pa., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Barclays Capital 2011 Global Healthcare Conference in Miami, FL. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Wednesday,
Toggle Summary West Appoints Two Directors and Announces Second Quarter 2011 Dividend
LIONVILLE, Pa., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors increased the size of the Board to twelve and appointed two new directors, Mr. Mark A. Buthman and Mr. Douglas A. Michels .
West Appoints Two Directors and Announces Second Quarter 2011 Dividend
LIONVILLE, Pa., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors increased the size of the Board to twelve and appointed two new directors, Mr. Mark A. Buthman and Mr. Douglas A. Michels .
Toggle Summary West Announces Fourth Quarter 2010 Results
- Adjusted Fourth Quarter EPS of $0.42 Excludes Restructuring, Tax Items - - Guides to 2011 Sales Growth of 3% to 6%, Adjusted EPS between $2.25 and $2.45 - - Expects First Quarter Adjusted EPS to Increase 6% to 9% over 2010 Period - - Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m.
West Announces Fourth Quarter 2010 Results
- Adjusted Fourth Quarter EPS of $0.42 Excludes Restructuring, Tax Items - - Guides to 2011 Sales Growth of 3% to 6%, Adjusted EPS between $2.25 and $2.45 - - Expects First Quarter Adjusted EPS to Increase 6% to 9% over 2010 Period - - Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m.
Toggle Summary West to Host 2010 Fourth Quarter Conference Call
LIONVILLE, Pa., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release 2010 fourth quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, February 17, 2011 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and
West to Host 2010 Fourth Quarter Conference Call
LIONVILLE, Pa., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release 2010 fourth quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, February 17, 2011 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and
Toggle Summary West to Present at UBS Investor Conference
LIONVILLE, Pa., Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the UBS 21st Annual Global Healthcare Services Conference in New York, NY . Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on
West to Present at UBS Investor Conference
LIONVILLE, Pa., Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the UBS 21st Annual Global Healthcare Services Conference in New York, NY . Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on
Toggle Summary West Names New President of Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems
Fills Opening Created by Planned Retirement - LIONVILLE, Pa., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) has appointed Jeffrey C. Hunt President of the Company's Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems business, previously headed by Steven A.
West Names New President of Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems
Fills Opening Created by Planned Retirement - LIONVILLE, Pa., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) has appointed Jeffrey C. Hunt President of the Company's Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems business, previously headed by Steven A.