The fourth quarter in brief

  • Revenues increased by 8% to SEK 967 (892) million. Growth in local currencies was 5%. Change in accounting principles has affected revenues for the quarter negatively by SEK 43 million.
  • EBITA increased by 8% and amounted to SEK 57.7 (53.5) million.
  • Profit before tax increased by 7% to SEK 50.3 (47.2) million.
  • Profit after tax increased by 9% to SEK 39.0 (35.8) million.
  • Profit per share amounted to 4.24 (3.90) SEK.

2018 in brief

  • Revenues increased by 2% to SEK 3,318 (3,243) million. Growth in local currencies was -2 %. Change in accounting principles has affected revenues for the year negatively by SEK 178 mil-lion.
  • EBITA increased by 7% and amounted to SEK 200.5 (188.1) million.
  • Profit before tax increased by 11% to SEK 167.8 (151.1) million. Adjusted for items affecting comparability during 2018 (SEK 2.6 million) the increase was 13%.
  • Profit after tax increased by 12% to SEK 127.3 (114.0) million.
  • Profit per share amounted to 13.87 (12.22) SEK.
  • Return on equity over the last 12 months amounted to 29.8% (31.8%).
  • The Board of Directors proposes that the Annual General Meeting resolves on a dividend of SEK 4.15 (3.75) per share.

For further information, please contact:

Jonas Hasselberg, CEO, +46 722 13 55 56, jonas.hasselberg@proact.eu
Peter Javestad, IR, +46 733 56 67 22, peter.javestad@proact.eu
Jonas Persson, CFO, +46 733 56 66 90, jonas.persson@proact.eu