Getinge Group Q4 Report 2011

GETINGE, Sweden--()--Regulatory News:

Getinge Group (STO:GETIB):

Reporting period January – December

· Orders received declined by 1.8% to SEK 22,012 M (22,406), and grew organically by 3.8%

· Net sales declined by 1.4% to SEK 21,854 M (22,172), and grew organically by 4.2%

· Profit before tax increased by 10.5% to SEK 3,444 M (3,116)

· Net profit increased by 11.3% to SEK 2,537 M (2,280)

· Earnings per share increased by 11.1% to SEK 10.61 (9.55)

· Proposed dividend per share is SEK 3.75 (3.25), corresponding to SEK 894 M (775)

· Favourable earnings outlook for 2012

Getinge AB Box 69, SE-305 05

Corporate registration number 556408-5032

Getinge discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Swedish Securities Markets Act and/or the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was released for publication on Thursday, 26 January 2012 at 12.00

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Contacts

Getinge
Sofie Melin, Investor Relations
Tel: +46 (0)10-335 00 00
Fax: +46 (0)35-549 52
e-mail: info@getinge.com
www.getingegroup.com

Contacts

Getinge
Sofie Melin, Investor Relations
Tel: +46 (0)10-335 00 00
Fax: +46 (0)35-549 52
e-mail: info@getinge.com
www.getingegroup.com