Interim report for the six-month period May 1 - October 31, 2003

Interim report for the six-month period May 1 - October 31, 2003 · Operating profit declined to SEK 107 M (147) and the operating margin to 8 (11) percent. Based on a rolling 12-month period, the operating margin was 10 percent. · Profit after taxes amounted to SEK 80 M (98). Earnings per share, after dilution, amounted to SEK 2.42 (3.00). · Cash flow after investments amounted to SEK 8 M (148). · Order bookings rose 4 percent to SEK 1,518 M (1,466) and at fixed exchange rates by 14 percent. · Net sales declined 3 percent to SEK 1,321 M (1,359). At fixed exchange rates, net sales rose 8 percent. · Elekta has launched Elekta Synergy(TM), the world's first treatment system for Image Guided Radiation Therapy. · Elekta has set financial objectives for the fiscal years 2004/05 - 2006/07, raising the objective for operating margin rolling 12 months to 10-12 percent. Financial information The nine-month interim report will be published on March 10, 2004. Stockholm December 8, 2003 ELEKTA AB (publ) Laurent Leksell President For additional information, please contact: Peter Ejemyr, Group Vice President Corporate Communications, Elekta AB (publ), tel. +46 8 587 254 00 or +46 733-611 000. Further information on Elekta is available at: ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker The following files are available for download: The full report The full report

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