|Bid||0.0000 x 0|
|Ask||0.0000 x 0|
|Day's Range||2.7450 - 2.7860|
|52 Week Range||2.1380 - 2.9070|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.77|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||51.79|
|Earnings Date||Apr 26, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.12 (4.25%)|
|1y Target Est||3.03|
The Dutch government on Monday said it had established a special task force to weigh potential security risks as it prepares to build a 5G telecommunications network. The announcement came after Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Friday said his government was still exploring options for 5G and had not yet formed an opinion on the possible role of Chinese companies. The United States has lobbied Europe to shut out China's Huawei from such projects, saying its equipment could be used by the Chinese government for espionage.
Announcement: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Koninklijke KPN N.V. Madrid, March 14, 2019 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Koninklijke KPN N.V. and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology(ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers.
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The Dutch government submitted a law to parliament on Tuesday that would enable it to block takeovers of telecom companies if they were deemed a threat to national security. The law ...
KPN shares jumped the most since 2013. Canada’s largest alternative asset manager is holding exploratory talks with Dutch pension funds PGGM and APG Groep NV about partnering on a potential bid for KPN, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the matter isn’t public. The company had a market value of about 10.6 billion euros ($12.2 billion) on Wednesday, before Brookfield’s deliberations were reported.
Luxury stocks were a silver lining for European markets on Wednesday after strong results from LVMH reassured investors, while looming U.S.-China trade talks kept trading muted and some earnings disappointments weighed. Europe's STOXX 600 traded sideways before closing up 0.25 percent and was on track for its best monthly performance since October 2015. France's LVMH shares jumped 6.7 percent after upbeat results from the luxury conglomerate, which said it was "cautiously" confident as fourth-quarter sales held up despite fears of a China slowdown.
"Our evolving landscape requires us to become more flexible, improve our time to market and bring innovation to our customers faster than ever," Chief Executive Maximo Ibarra said in a statement. It also plans to add 1 million new customers to its fibre-to-the-home (FttH) data network by the end of 2021. KPN stuck to its targets for 2018.
Deutsche Telekom secured unconditional EU antitrust approval on Tuesday for its bid to acquire Tele2's Dutch business, a move which may trigger a wave of consolidation in the industry as companies bet on a softer regulatory touch. The European Commission said its investigation showed that the deal posed no competition concerns. "After thoroughly analysing the specific role of T-Mobile NL and the smaller Tele2 NL in the Dutch retail mobile market, our investigation found that the proposed acquisition would not significantly change the prices or quality of mobile services for Dutch consumers," European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in a statement.
Deutsche Telekom will win unconditional EU antitrust approval to buy Tele2's Dutch business, sources familiar with the matter said on Monday, sending telecoms shares higher on hopes of more flexible regulation on consolidation. The European telecoms index spiked higher, with Tele2 shares jumping 9 percent for their best day in more than four months. The telecoms industry has long called on the European Commission to take a broader view of mergers aimed at boosting revenue and investment, as well as allowing it to compete better against internet rivals.
Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has today affirmed the B3 Corporate Family Rating ("CFR") and the B3-PD probability of default rating ("PDR") of Gamma Infrastructure II B.V. (DELTAFIBER), a cable operator in the Netherlands. At the same time, Moody's has affirmed the B3 ratings of the senior secured revolving credit facility (RCF) and the capital expenditure (capex) facility at Gamma Infrastructure III B.V., a subsidiary of Gamma Infrastructure II B.V.. The outlook on all ratings is stable.
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KPN (KPN.AS), the largest Dutch telecoms company, reported lower third-quarter core earnings on Wednesday, in line with expectations, as regulations and higher wages more than offset cost cutting. The company said sales to households and professional service revenue grew, while mobile and wholesale prices remained under pressure.
Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's"), has today changed the outlook on VodafoneZiggo Group BV's ('VZ', or 'the company') ratings to negative from stable. At the same time, the agency has affirmed VZ's B1 corporate family rating (CFR), B1-PD probability of default rating (PDR) as well as the company's and its subsidiaries' existing B1 senior secured debt instrument ratings and B3 unsecured debt instrument ratings. A full list of affected ratings can be found at the end of this press release.
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Mexican telecommunications company America Movil has cut its stake in Dutch telecoms company KPN to slightly more than 16 percent, a filing at financial watchdog AFM showed. Movil, ...
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Almost five years ago, Antonios Cheras, a Greek national, moved with his family to the Netherlands even though he spoke no Dutch and had many more job offers in the U.K. The draw: an unbeatable tax break. The so-called “30-percent rule,” which exempts 30 percent of an expat’s salary from income tax for eight years, has been a major factor in attracting people like Cheras. Now, Prime Minister Mark Rutte’s government, looking to deliver on a coalition deal, is seeking to limit it to five years -- retroactively.
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U.S. cable company Liberty Global (LBTYA.O) has offered concessions to win over EU antitrust regulators which are examining its takeover of Dutch peer Ziggo for the second time after an EU court threw out its 2014 approval of the deal. Former state telecoms monopoly KPN (KPN.AS) had complained to the court about the combined market power of Liberty Global's Dutch unit UPC and Ziggo, the two largest cable network operators in the Netherlands. Liberty Global submitted its proposal on May 3, according to a filing on the European Commission site.