First quarter 2018
- Net sales increased by 16 percent to SEK 2,153 m (1,858), of which organic growth amounted to 13 percent.
Adjusted1) operating profit increased by 32 percent to SEK 104 m (79). The operating profit amounted to SEK 71 m (78).
Adjusted1) operating margin amounted to 4.8 percent (4.3).
Profit for the period increased by 10 percent to SEK 46 m (42).
Earnings per share, before and after dilution, increased to SEK 0.60 (0.55).
Cash flow from operating activities amounted to SEK 42 m (-40).
In January 2018 Ola Ringdahl was appointed new President and CEO of Lindab International AB. Ola will take office 18 June, replacing acting President and CEO Fredrik von Oelreich.
1) Adjusted operating profit/operating margin excludes significant one-off items and restructuring costs. See Reconciliations.