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Toggle Summary West Announces First Quarter 2013 Dividend
Dec 27, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) today announced that its Board has approved the payment of a first-quarter 2013 cash dividend of $0.19 per share. The dividend will be paid on February 6, 2013 to shareholders of record on January 23, 2013.
West Announces First Quarter 2013 Dividend
Dec 27, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) today announced that its Board has approved the payment of a first-quarter 2013 cash dividend of $0.19 per share. The dividend will be paid on February 6, 2013 to shareholders of record on January 23, 2013.
Toggle Summary West to Present at Lazard Conference
Nov 06, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) today announced that management will attend the Lazard Capital Markets 9 th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York, NY. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Tuesday, November
West to Present at Lazard Conference
Nov 06, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) today announced that management will attend the Lazard Capital Markets 9 th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York, NY. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Tuesday, November
Toggle Summary West Announces Third Quarter Results, Increases 2012 EPS Guidance
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today Nov 01, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) today announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2012. Highlights Sales increased 3.5% (9.2% excluding currency) with continuing growth in order backlog.
West Announces Third Quarter Results, Increases 2012 EPS Guidance
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today Nov 01, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) today announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2012. Highlights Sales increased 3.5% (9.2% excluding currency) with continuing growth in order backlog.
Toggle Summary West to Host Third Quarter 2012 Conference Call
Oct 25, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) confirmed today that it will release third quarter 2012 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, November 1, 2012 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
West to Host Third Quarter 2012 Conference Call
Oct 25, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) confirmed today that it will release third quarter 2012 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, November 1, 2012 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
Toggle Summary West Pharmaceutical Services to Share Insights and Showcase Solutions for Drug Delivery, Safety and Efficacy at PDA Conference and AAPS Annual Meeting
Experts will present best practices in integrating Quality by Design and human factors analysis into injectable drug delivery systems LIONVILLE, Pa. , Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative system and component solutions for
West Pharmaceutical Services to Share Insights and Showcase Solutions for Drug Delivery, Safety and Efficacy at PDA Conference and AAPS Annual Meeting
Experts will present best practices in integrating Quality by Design and human factors analysis into injectable drug delivery systems LIONVILLE, Pa. , Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --  West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative system and component solutions for
Toggle Summary West Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.19
Oct 01, 2012 (Marketwire 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 $0.19 per share, beginning in the fourth quarter of 2012.
West Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.19
Oct 01, 2012 (Marketwire 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 $0.19 per share, beginning in the fourth quarter of 2012.
Toggle Summary West Announces the Commercial Launch of the B.safe(TM) Syringe Safety System Technology Platform
LIONVILLE, Pa., Sept. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West (NYSE: WST), a leading global developer and manufacturer of components and systems for injectable drug delivery, announces the commercial introduction of its B.safe(TM) syringe safety system.
West Announces the Commercial Launch of the B.safe(TM) Syringe Safety System Technology Platform
LIONVILLE, Pa., Sept. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West (NYSE: WST), a leading global developer and manufacturer of components and systems for injectable drug delivery, announces the commercial introduction of its B.safe(TM) syringe safety system.
Toggle Summary West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
Sep 05, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) today announced that management will participate in two upcoming investor conferences. Management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at each of the following conferences: CL King 10th
West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
Sep 05, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) today announced that management will participate in two upcoming investor conferences. Management will be presenting an overview of West's business and outlook at each of the following conferences: CL King 10th
Toggle Summary West Announces Agreement with Janssen Biotech to Develop and Commercialize a New Self-injection Technology
LIONVILLE, Pa., Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West (NYSE: WST), a leading global manufacturer of components and systems for injectable drug delivery, today announced an agreement with Janssen Biotech, Inc. to collaborate on the development and manufacturing of an innovative
West Announces Agreement with Janssen Biotech to Develop and Commercialize a New Self-injection Technology
LIONVILLE, Pa., Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- West (NYSE: WST), a leading global manufacturer of components and systems for injectable drug delivery, today announced an agreement with Janssen Biotech, Inc. to collaborate on the development and manufacturing of an innovative
Toggle Summary West Breaks Ground on New Manufacturing Facility in India
LIONVILLE, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 22, 2012-- Today, West Pharmaceutical India Packaging Private Ltd , an indirect subsidiary of West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), Lionville, Pa. , USA, hosted a ground breaking ceremony to mark the start of construction of its new compression
West Breaks Ground on New Manufacturing Facility in India
LIONVILLE, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 22, 2012-- Today, West Pharmaceutical India Packaging Private Ltd , an indirect subsidiary of West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), Lionville, Pa. , USA, hosted a ground breaking ceremony to mark the start of construction of its new compression
Toggle Summary West Announces Record Second Quarter Results, Raises 2012 EPS Guidance
Aug 02, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2012.  Highlights Sales grew 5.5% (11.3% excluding currency) to a record $324.8 million. Reported diluted earnings per share of $0.45 included
West Announces Record Second Quarter Results, Raises 2012 EPS Guidance
Aug 02, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2012.  Highlights Sales grew 5.5% (11.3% excluding currency) to a record $324.8 million. Reported diluted earnings per share of $0.45 included
Toggle Summary West to Host Second Quarter 2012 Conference Call
Jul 26, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) confirmed today that it will release second quarter 2012 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, August 2, 2012 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
West to Host Second Quarter 2012 Conference Call
Jul 26, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. ( NYSE : WST ) confirmed today that it will release second quarter 2012 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, August 2, 2012 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and business
Toggle Summary West Announces Completion of Private Placement of Senior Debt Securities
LIONVILLE, PA, Jul 05, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) ("West") today announced that it has completed a private placement of $168 million senior unsecured notes (the "Notes") in a private placement exempt from registration under the Securities Act of
West Announces Completion of Private Placement of Senior Debt Securities
LIONVILLE, PA, Jul 05, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) ("West") today announced that it has completed a private placement of $168 million senior unsecured notes (the "Notes") in a private placement exempt from registration under the Securities Act of
Toggle Summary West Announces Technology Agreement With Amgen
LIONVILLE, PA, Jun 20, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a leading global manufacturer of components and systems for injectable drug delivery, today announced an agreement with Amgen Inc., a biotechnology pioneer and one of the world's leading
West Announces Technology Agreement With Amgen
LIONVILLE, PA, Jun 20, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a leading global manufacturer of components and systems for injectable drug delivery, today announced an agreement with Amgen Inc., a biotechnology pioneer and one of the world's leading
Toggle Summary West Announces Expiration and Final Results of Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of Its 4.00% Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures Due 2047
LIONVILLE, PA, Jun 06, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced the expiration and final results of its previously announced tender offer (the "Offer") to purchase for cash any and all of its outstanding 4.00% Convertible Junior Subordinated
West Announces Expiration and Final Results of Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of Its 4.00% Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures Due 2047
LIONVILLE, PA, Jun 06, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced the expiration and final results of its previously announced tender offer (the "Offer") to purchase for cash any and all of its outstanding 4.00% Convertible Junior Subordinated
Toggle Summary West Announces Purchase Price for Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of Its 4.00% Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures Due 2047
LIONVILLE, PA, Jun 01, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that it has determined the final purchase price offered pursuant to its previously announced tender offer (the "Offer") to purchase for cash any and all of its outstanding 4.00%
West Announces Purchase Price for Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of Its 4.00% Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures Due 2047
LIONVILLE, PA, Jun 01, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that it has determined the final purchase price offered pursuant to its previously announced tender offer (the "Offer") to purchase for cash any and all of its outstanding 4.00%
Toggle Summary West to Present at Jefferies Conference
LIONVILLE, PA, May 25, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Jefferies 2012 Global Healthcare Conference in New York, NY. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Monday, June 4,
West to Present at Jefferies Conference
LIONVILLE, PA, May 25, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Jefferies 2012 Global Healthcare Conference in New York, NY. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Monday, June 4,
Toggle Summary West to Host Analyst and Investor Day
LIONVILLE, PA, May 10, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the company will host an Analyst and Investor Day for financial analysts on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 from 8:30 am to 11:30 EDT in New York, NY.
West to Host Analyst and Investor Day
LIONVILLE, PA, May 10, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that the company will host an Analyst and Investor Day for financial analysts on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 from 8:30 am to 11:30 EDT in New York, NY.
Toggle Summary West to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Conference
LIONVILLE, PA, May 08, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Health Care Conference in Las Vegas, NV. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on
West to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Conference
LIONVILLE, PA, May 08, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Health Care Conference in Las Vegas, NV. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on
Toggle Summary West Announces Proposed Private Placement of Senior Debt Securities
LIONVILLE, PA, May 08, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that it intends to commence an offering of senior debt securities in a private placement (the "Private Placement") exempt from registration under the Securities Act of 1933, as
West Announces Proposed Private Placement of Senior Debt Securities
LIONVILLE, PA, May 08, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that it intends to commence an offering of senior debt securities in a private placement (the "Private Placement") exempt from registration under the Securities Act of 1933, as
Toggle Summary West Announces Commencement of Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of Its 4.00% Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures Due 2047
LIONVILLE, PA, May 08, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that it has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase for cash any and all of its outstanding 4.00% Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures Due 2047 (CUSIP No.
West Announces Commencement of Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of Its 4.00% Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures Due 2047
LIONVILLE, PA, May 08, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that it has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase for cash any and all of its outstanding 4.00% Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures Due 2047 (CUSIP No.
Toggle Summary West Announces Third Quarter 2012 Dividend and Director Retirement
LIONVILLE, PA, May 02, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board has approved the payment of a third-quarter 2012 cash dividend of $0.18 per share. The dividend will be paid on August 1, 2012 to shareholders of record on July 18,
West Announces Third Quarter 2012 Dividend and Director Retirement
LIONVILLE, PA, May 02, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board has approved the payment of a third-quarter 2012 cash dividend of $0.18 per share. The dividend will be paid on August 1, 2012 to shareholders of record on July 18,
Toggle Summary West Announces First Quarter 2012 Results, Revises 2012 Guidance
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today LIONVILLE, PA, Apr 26, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2012. Highlights -- Adjusted Diluted EPS of $0.83(1), compared to $0.60(1) reported in the
West Announces First Quarter 2012 Results, Revises 2012 Guidance
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today LIONVILLE, PA, Apr 26, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2012. Highlights -- Adjusted Diluted EPS of $0.83(1), compared to $0.60(1) reported in the
Toggle Summary West to Host First Quarter 2012 Conference Call
LIONVILLE, PA, Apr 20, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) confirmed today that it will release first quarter 2012 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, April 26, 2012 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and
West to Host First Quarter 2012 Conference Call
LIONVILLE, PA, Apr 20, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) confirmed today that it will release first quarter 2012 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, April 26, 2012 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the results and
Toggle Summary West Pre-Announces First Quarter 2012 Earnings per Share
Increases 2012 Earnings per Share Guidance -- Full Release and Analyst Call Scheduled for Thursday, April 26, 2012 LIONVILLE, PA, Apr 17, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that it expects first-quarter Adjusted Diluted EPS to be $0.83,
West Pre-Announces First Quarter 2012 Earnings per Share
Increases 2012 Earnings per Share Guidance -- Full Release and Analyst Call Scheduled for Thursday, April 26, 2012 LIONVILLE, PA, Apr 17, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that it expects first-quarter Adjusted Diluted EPS to be $0.83,
Toggle Summary West Introduces New NovaPure(R) Components
Component manufacturing process designed with Quality by Design principles meets the high-quality needs of pharmaceutical manufacturers and patients PHOENIX, Apr 16, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Annual Meeting of the Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
West Introduces New NovaPure(R) Components
Component manufacturing process designed with Quality by Design principles meets the high-quality needs of pharmaceutical manufacturers and patients PHOENIX, Apr 16, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Annual Meeting of the Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
Toggle Summary West to Present at Barclays Capital Conference
LIONVILLE, PA, Mar 06, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Barclays Capital Global Healthcare Conference in Miami, FL. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Tuesday, March 13,
West to Present at Barclays Capital Conference
LIONVILLE, PA, Mar 06, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the Barclays Capital Global Healthcare Conference in Miami, FL. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Tuesday, March 13,
Toggle Summary West Elects New Director
Announces Second Quarter 2012 Dividend LIONVILLE, PA, Feb 27, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors increased the size of the Board to eleven and elected William F. Feehery, Ph.D., to fill the vacancy.
West Elects New Director
Announces Second Quarter 2012 Dividend LIONVILLE, PA, Feb 27, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that its Board of Directors increased the size of the Board to eleven and elected William F. Feehery, Ph.D., to fill the vacancy.
Toggle Summary West Announces Fourth Quarter 2011 Results, Provides 2012 Guidance
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today LIONVILLE, PA, Feb 16, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2011. Highlights -- Fourth-quarter 2011 Adjusted Diluted EPS of $0.59,
West Announces Fourth Quarter 2011 Results, Provides 2012 Guidance
Conference Call Scheduled for 9 a.m. Today LIONVILLE, PA, Feb 16, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2011. Highlights -- Fourth-quarter 2011 Adjusted Diluted EPS of $0.59,
Toggle Summary West to Host Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Conference Call
LIONVILLE, PA, Feb 09, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release fourth quarter and full year 2011 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, February 16, 2012 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the
West to Host Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Conference Call
LIONVILLE, PA, Feb 09, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) announced today that it will release fourth quarter and full year 2011 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, February 16, 2012 and will follow with a conference call to discuss the
Toggle Summary West to Present at UBS Conference
LIONVILLE, PA, Jan 31, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the UBS 22nd Annual Global Healthcare Services Conference in New York, NY. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Tuesday,
West to Present at UBS Conference
LIONVILLE, PA, Jan 31, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will attend the UBS 22nd Annual Global Healthcare Services Conference in New York, NY. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Tuesday,