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West Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results and Announces Quarterly Dividend

February 16, 2017 7:01 AM EST

EXTON, Pa., Feb. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced its financial results for the fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 and provided detailed financial guidance for full-year 2017. 

Executive Summary

Fourth-quarter 2016 reported net sales of $382.3 million grew 6.3% over the prior-year quarter.  At constant currency, organic sales growth was 7.7%. Full-year 2016 reported net sales of $1.509 billion grew 7.8% over the prior year.  At constant currency, organic sales growth was 9.1%. Fourth-quarter 2016 reported diluted EPS was $0.52 as compared to $0.45 in the prior-year... More