Interim report January-March 2016

Development in company portfolio

  • Sales growth of +5%
  • Weak earnings trend, adjusted EBITA -14% and EBITA -27%, in line with expectations

Acquisitions and divestments

  • Acquisition of Danish ventilation company airteam
  • Acquisition of Finnish real estate company Serena Properties completed in January

Financial information

  • Profit/share of profits from companies SEK 14m (160), a decline mainly due to changed company portfolio
  • Loss before tax SEK -25m (+91)
  • Earnings per share before dilution SEK -0.18 (-0.14)
  • Continued strong financial position
  • Total return on Ratos share +7%