ITAB - January-September 2008

January-September 2008

10/24/2008 3:25:00 PM

Interim report January-September 2008

Third quarter 2008: 
Net sales increased by 44 % to SEK 863.1 million  (601.4)
Operating profit increased by 46 % to SEK 54.4 million  (37.3)
Profit after financial items increased by 31 % to SEK 37.0 Mkr (28.3)
Net income increased by 33 % to SEK 26.0 million (19,5)
Earnings per share increased by 35 % to SEK 1.87 (1.39)

January - September 2008:
Net sales increased by 43 % to SEK 2,415.0 million  (1,693.5)
Operating profit increased by 22 % to SEK 128.8 million  (105.6)
Profit after financial items increased by 11 % to SEK 93.1 Mkr (84.0)
Net income increased by 11 % to SEK 66.4 million (59.6)
Earnings per share increased by 11 % to SEK 4.70 (4.22)


Earnings trend in the third quarter according to plan and stronger than last year
Items of a non-recurring nature had a negative influence on profits during the first half-year by approximately SEK 15 million (SEK -9 million)
Hansa Kontor Shopfitting Group, Pan-Oston, L-Form and Scangineers were acquired during the period
New issue of convertible shares has secured the company a capital injection of about SEK 243 million before issue expenses
Trade with the ITAB B-share has been transferred from First North to OMX Nordic Exchange Mid Cap.
43 million before issue expenses.
Trade with the ITAB B-share has been transferred from First North to OMX Nordic Exchange Mid Cap.

January-September 2008