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Profit before tax SEK 597m (344)
Earnings per share before dilution SEK 2.13 (1.34)
Overall good development in the holdings
Offer for outstanding shares in HL Display
Acquisition of Danish company Stofa after the end of the period
Haglöfs sold after the end of the period - exit gain approximately SEK 765m
Total return on Ratos shares +10%
All information related to the interim report can be found here.
Stockholm, 20 August 2010
Ratos AB (publ)
This report has not been reviewed by Ratos's auditors.
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