Addtech: Interim Report 1 April - 30 September 2015

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Addtech AB (STO:ADDTB)

1 JULY - 30 SEPTEMBER 2015 (3 MONTHS)

· Net sales rose by 11 percent to SEK 1,853 million (1,664).

· Operating profit rose by 1 percent to SEK 141 million (140) and the operating margin amounted to 7.7 percent (8.4).

· Profit after financial items amounted to SEK 136 million (135).

· Profit after tax amounted to SEK 106 million (103).

· Earnings per share (EPS) totalled SEK 1.50 (1.50). For the most recent 12-month period, earnings per share was SEK 6.05 (5.65).

· Return on equity was 27 percent (29) and the equity ratio was 35 percent (35).

· Preparations for a separate listing on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm for the Life Science business area, through a distribution of shares to Addtech’s shareholders, are progressing according to plan. The parent company for Life Science operations has been named AddLife AB and a Board of Directors and management team for the company have been appointed.

1 APRIL - 30 SEPTEMBER 2015 (6 MONTHS)

· Net sales rose by 12 percent to SEK 3,592 million (3,193).

· Operating profit rose by 5 percent to SEK 280 million (267) and the operating margin amounted to 7.8 percent (8.4).

· Profit after financial items rose by 7 percent to SEK 273 million (254) and profit after tax amounted to SEK 211 million (194).

· Earnings per share (EPS) totalled SEK 3.05 (2.90).

· Since the start of the financial year nine acquisitions made by the Group have taken effect, three of which after the end of the period, adding sales of about SEK 1,050 million on an annual basis.

This report has not been subject to review by the company's auditor.

The interim report for the period 1 April - 31 December 2015 will be published on 9 February 2016.

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Contacts

Addtech
Johan Sjö
President and CEO
+46 8 470 49 00
or
Kristina Willgård
CFO
+46 8 470 49 10

Contacts

Addtech
Johan Sjö
President and CEO
+46 8 470 49 00
or
Kristina Willgård
CFO
+46 8 470 49 10