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Group EBIT increased by 19 percent
Driven by the rise in sales and rigorous cost control, the Group’s operating result (EBIT) increased to €18.0 million (Q1 2004: €15.1 million). The EBIT margin rose to 18 percent (Q1 2004: 16 percent).

Group net income reached €11.7 million, improving the return on sales after taxes to 12 percent. Earnings per share rose to €0.43 (Q1 2004: €0.36).

  Key earnings figures

€ millions

Q1 2005

Q1 2004

EBIT

18.0

15.1

Financial income

1.2

0.7

Pre-tax profit

19.2

15.8

Net income

11.7

9.8

Earnings per share (in €)

0.43

0.36

 
 
 
     
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