Year-end report 1 April 2014 - 31 March 2015

1 January - 31 March 2015 (3 months)

  • Net sales rose by 9 percent to SEK 1,827 million (1,678).
  • Operating profit rose by 5 percent to SEK 144 million (137) corresponding to an operating margin of 7.9 percent (8.2).
  • Profit after financial items rose by 6 percent to SEK 139 million (131). 
  • Profit after tax amounted to SEK 109 million (100) and earnings per share (EPS) amounted to SEK 1.60 (1.50).
  • Cash flow from operations totalled SEK 171 million (104).
  • Return on equity was 28 percent (30) and the equity ratio was 40 percent (39).

1 April 2014 - 31 March 2015 (12 months)

  • Net sales rose by 11 percent to SEK 6,776 million (6,089).
  • Operating profit rose by 7 percent to SEK 536 million (501) and the operating margin amounted to 7.9 percent (8.2).
  • Profit after financial items rose by 8 percent to SEK 513 million (475).
  • Profit after tax amounted to SEK 400 million (369) and earnings per share (EPS) totalled SEK 5.90 (5.50).
  • Cash flow from operations reached SEK 557 million (479), corresponding to cash flow per share of SEK 8.40 (7.25).
  • During the financial year nine acquisitions made by the Group have taken effect, adding annual sales of about SEK 540 million.
  • The Board of Directors proposes a dividend of SEK 3.25 per share (3.00).
  • The Group implemented a reorganisation as of the start of the new financial year, formed a fifth business area and appointed two new business area managers from within the company.

Stockholm, 13 May 2015 

Johan Sjö
President and Director

The interim report for the period 1 April-30 June 2015 will be published on 16 July 2015.

The Group's 2014/2015 annual report will be published as a web version on Addtech's website, www.addtech.com, in July 2015. It will be possible to download and print out a PDF version of the annual report. A printed PDF version will be sent to shareholders who have ordered one separately.

For further information, please contact:
Johan Sjö President and CEO, +46 8 470 49 00
Kristina Willgård, CFO, +46 8 470 49 10

About Us

Addtech is a technology trading group that provides technological and economic value added in the link between manufacturers and customers. Addtech operates in selected niches in the market for advanced technology products and solutions. Its customers primarily operate in the manufacturing industry and infrastructure. Addtech has about 2 300 employees in approximately 120 subsidiaries that operate under their own brands. The Group has annual sales of about SEK 8 billion. Addtech is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.