Q2 1 April - 30 June 2017

A summary of the main highlights for the first quarter 2017.

  • Sales increased by 8% to SEK 19,387 M (17,894), with organic growth of 2% (4) and acquired growth of 2% (4)
  • Good growth was shown by EMEA, Americas, Global Technologies and Entrance Systems and negative growth by Asia Pacific
  • Contracts have been signed for the acquisition of five companies with expected combined annual sales of about SEK 900 M
  • Operating income (EBIT) increased by 7% to SEK 3,114 M (2,910). The operating margin was 16.1% (16.3) 
  • Net income amounted to SEK 2,179 M (2,026)
  • Earnings per share increased by 8% and amounted to SEK 1.96 (1.82)
  • Operating cash flow increased by 2% to SEK 2,575 M (2,519)