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General Cable Corporation (BGC)

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  • Jan. 14, 2013, 5:38 PM
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  • Oct. 29, 2012, 4:29 PM
    General Cable (BGC): Q3 EPS of $0.60 misses by $0.05. Revenue of $1.5B in-line. (PR)
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  • Jul. 30, 2012, 4:52 PM
    General Cable (BGC): Q2 EPS of $0.74 beats by $0.01. Revenue of $1.48B (-3.5% Y/Y) misses by $110M. Shares -2.5% AH. (PR)
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  • May 21, 2012, 8:22 AM
    General Cable (BGC) agrees to acquire Alcan Cable, the wire and cable business of Rio Tinto (RIO), for $185M in cash. BGC says it expects to use its revolving credit facility to principally fund the transaction. BGC +0.7%, RIO +1.9% premarket.
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  • Apr. 30, 2012, 5:05 PM
    General Cable (BGC): Q1 EPS of $0.48 beats by $0.15. Revenue of $1.43B (+7% Y/Y) beats by $30M. (PR)
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  • Feb. 8, 2012, 5:55 PM
    General Cable (BGC): Q4 EPS of $0.30 misses by $0.07. Revenue of $1.37B (+0.8% Y/Y). (PR)
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  • Nov. 1, 2011, 1:14 PM
    General Cable (BGC) continues to plunge, now down over 22%, after a disapointing Q3 report yesterday where it missed analysts' estimates due to poor FX execution and lowered its Q4 guidance.
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  • Oct. 31, 2011, 4:46 PM
    More on General Cable (BGC): Q3 misses across the board, primarily due to foreign exchange losses and an additional tax expense. The company also lowers Q4 guidance due to global uncertainty. Separately, the board approves a $125M share buyback. Shares -12.7% AH.
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  • Oct. 31, 2011, 4:23 PM
    General Cable (BGC): Q3 EPS of $0.69 misses by $0.02. Revenue of $1.5B (+26% Y/Y) misses by $90M. Sees Q4 Revenue at $1.40B-$1.45B, operating income at $38.0M-$50.0M, . Shares -12.7% AH. (PR)
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  • Oct. 31, 2011, 12:10 AM
    Notable earnings after Monday's close: ALL, APC, AVB, BEXP, BGC, BKD, CAVM, CIM, FST, HLF, SBAC, SM
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  • Aug. 1, 2011, 5:28 PM
    More on General Cable (BGC): Q2 misses on both EPS and revenue, as demand and pricing weakness in its European business unit continues to drag down performance. The company issues mixed guidance for Q3, saying earnings will be below estimates on slightly better revenue. Shares -7.5% AH.
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  • Aug. 1, 2011, 4:29 PM
    General Cable (BGC): Q2 EPS of $0.77 misses by $0.06. Revenue of $1.53B (+27% Y/Y) misses by $0.07B. Shares -4.9% AH. (PR)
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  • Aug. 1, 2011, 12:10 AM
    Notable earnings after Monday's close: BGC, BXP, CVG, FOE, FST, HLF,HOLX, IDTI, PFG, SBAC, SM, SONE, VNO, VVUS, WRC
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  • Jul. 12, 2011, 10:27 AM
    General Cable (BGC) is up 4.5% after Standard & Poor's announces the wire and cable provider will be replacing SRA International (SRX) in the S&P MidCap 400 index after the market's close on 7/15.
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  • Jul. 6, 2011, 12:25 PM
    General Cable (BGC -0.9%) receives notice from the European Commission of a preliminary finding that two of the firm's German subsidiaries violated EU competition law. The company plans to defend itself against the accusations.
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  • May 6, 2010, 4:27 PM
    General Cable (BGC): Q1 EPS of $0.50 beats by $0.14. Revenue of $1.1B (+5.3%) vs. $1.2B. (PR)
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Company Description
General Cable Corp is engagedin the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cable products for use in the energy, industrial, construction, specialty and communications markets.