Year-end report 1 January – 31 December 2021

Strong finish to a successful year!

1 OCTOBER – 31 DECEMBER 2021 (3 MONTHS)

  • Net sales increased by 23 percent to SEK 2,131m (1,731), of which acquired growth amounted to 35 percent. The organic sales decreased by 12 percent, but excluding net sales related to COVID-19, organic growth amounted to 3 percent.  
  • EBITA increased by 4 percent to SEK 329m (316), corresponding to an EBITA-margin of 15.5 percent (18.2). 
  • Profit after tax decreased by 19 percent to SEK 178m (219).
  • Earnings per share amounted to SEK 1.46 (1.94). 
  • Cash flow from operating activities amounted to SEK 393m (559).
  • Four acquisitions were completed during the quarter, of which two are accessed after the end of the financial year. The four acquisitions are expected to add annual net sales of approximately SEK 747m.

1 JANUARY – 31 DECEMBER 2021 (12 MONTHS)

  • Net sales increased by 52 percent to SEK 7,993m (5,273), of which acquired growth amounted to 43 percent. The organic growth was 11 percent, but excluding net sales related to COVID-19, organic growth amounted to 3 percent. 
  • EBITA increased by 59 percent to SEK 1,273m (802), corresponding to an EBITA-margin of 15.9 percent (15.2).
  • Profit after tax increased by 39 percent to SEK 721m (520).
  • Earnings per share amounted to SEK 6.03 (4.63).  
  • Cash flow from operating activities amounted to SEK 1,010m (950).
  • The equity ratio was 40 percent (46).
  • Return on working capital (P/WC) amounted to 95 percent (103).
  • Seven acquisitions were completed during the financial year, of which two are accessed after the end of financial year. The seven acquisitions are expected to add annual net sales of SEK 3,287m.
  • The Board of directors proposes a dividend of SEK 2.00 per share.
  3 months ending 12 months ending
SEKm 31 Dec 21 31 Dec 20 change 31 Dec 21 31 Dec 20 change
Net sales 2,131 1,731 23% 7,993 5,273 52%
EBITA 329 316 4% 1,273 802 59%
EBITA-margin, % 15.5% 18.2%   15.9% 15.2%  
Profit before tax 223 276 -19% 927 659 41%
Profit for the period 178 219 -19% 721 520 39%
Earnings per share before dilution, SEK 1.46 1.94 -25% 6.03 4.63 30%
Earnings per share after dilution, SEK 1.45 1.93 -25% 6.01 4.61 30%
             
Dynamisk graf: Net sales (SEKm)
Dynamisk graf: EBITA (SEKm)

 

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Latest updated: 2/3/2022 3:36:30 PM by jamilah.wass@add.life