Key numbers

Updated 2019-09-30

Financial highlights Jan - Sep 2019 Jan - Sep 2018 Jan - Dec 2018 Jan - Dec 2017
Net sales, SEK million 4 879.3 4 347.2 6 290.6 5 597.3
Operating result, SEK million 294.6 273.4 482.8 469.1
Result for the year, SEK million 204.1 201.1 360.0 354.0
Cash flow from operating activities, SEK million -187.3 48.2 222.6 207.8
Balance sheet total, SEK million 8 486.1 6 866.9 7 061.4 5 953.1
Sales growth, % 12.2 9.6 12.4 6.9
Gross profit margin, % 46.3 46.7 46.6 46.1
Operating margin, % 6.0 6.3 7.7 8.4
Equity ratio, % 44.0 47.7 48.6 50.9
Net debt to equity ratio, % 82.8 58.4 53.3 54.1
Net debt in relation to working capital, % 78.8 59.4 57.0 54.7
Result per share, SEK 3.13 3.06 5.48 5.34
Dividend per share, SEK 2.00 1.70 1.70 1.35
Number of employees 2 592 2 571 2 605 2 495