Interim report 1 January – 30 September 2022
Good sales development with successful start in the United Kingdom while currency effects continue to weigh on results
THIRD QUARTER 2022
- Net sales increased by 58 percent to MSEK 288 (183). In unchanged currency levels, net sales increased by 54 percent.
- Operating profit before amortization of intangible assets (EBITA) decreased by 35 percent to MSEK 12 (18) including negative currency effects of MSEK -0.8 (-0.7) and acquisition costs of MSEK -4.3 (0).
- Cash flow from operating activities amounted to MSEK 22 (-9).
- Earnings per share amounted to SEK 0.23 (0.71).
- During the period, solidity decreased to 38 percent from 65 percent.
THE INTERIM PERIOD JANUARY–SEPTEMBER 2022
- Net sales increased by 34 percent to MSEK 709 (530). In unchanged currency levels, net sales increased by 31 percent.
- Operating profit before amortization of intangible assets (EBITA) decreased by 27 percent to MSEK 38 (52) including negative currency effects of MSEK -4.4 (-1.5) and acquisition costs of MSEK -4.3 (-1.5).
- Cash flow from operating activities amounted to MSEK 15 (26).
- Earnings per share amounted to SEK 1.18 (2.03).
- During the period, solidity decreased to 38 percent from 49 percent.
|Quarter 3||January-September||Full year|
|Operating income, MSEK||288.0||182.7||709.2||530.1||736.5|
|Gross margin, %||23.5||27.8||25.7||28.5||28.1|
|Profit or loss for the period, MSEK||4,7||12.8||23.2||36.1||47.1|
|Earnings per share, SEK||0.23||0.71||1.18||2.03||2.62|
SIGNIFICANT EVENTS DURING THE QUARTER
- Alcadon Group acquired Networks Centre Holding Ltd, active in the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, with 17 August 2022 as the closing date.
- In connection with the acquisition of Networks Centre Ltd, Alcadon refinanced existing debt of MSEK 130 and raised new loans of MSEK 250 for 3+1 years.
- The Board of Directors of Alcadon has decided on new financial targets over a business cycle for the Alcadon Group and on Vision 2025.
SIGNIFICANT EVENTS AFTER THE PERIOD
- No significant events have taken place since the end of the period.
Stockholm, 28 October 2022
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About Alcadon Group AB
Alcadon conducts operations in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Germany, the UK and Benelux. Since its inception in 1988, Alcadon has established itself as a leading supplier of data and telecommunications products and systems.
Alcadon Group AB (publ), 559009-2382, Segelbåtsvägen 7, 112 64 Stockholm, Sweden