Sandvik provides updated comparative figures
Sandvik provides updated comparative figures for the following changes in the reporting:
Treatment of Sandvik Materials Technology in financial statements:
On March 23, Sandvik announced that The Sandvik Board of Directors had decided to propose the distribution and listing of Sandvik Materials Technology (SMT) to the Annual General Meeting, which takes place on April 27, 2022. As a consequence, Sandvik will from the first quarter 2022 report SMT as discontinued operations and as assets and liabilities held for distribution in accordance with IFRS 5.
Adjusted EBITA and M&A transaction costs:
As of the first quarter 2022, adjusted EBITA will replace adjusted EBIT as the key operating profit metric. Furthermore, M&A transaction costs will from 2022 be reported as items affecting comparability (IAC). Adjusted EBITA for comparative periods in 2021 has been updated accordingly.
Updated comparative figures for continuing operations and adjusted EBITA*:
|Organic growth, order intake, %||18||39||20||21||24|
|Organic growth, revenues, %||4||27||15||16||15|
|Adj. EBITA margin||21.4||20.8||21.3||19.9||20.8|
|M&A costs adjusted for on IAC||-44||-17||-194||-173||-429|
|Profit before tax||3,653||4,271||4,146||4,748||16,818|
|Profit for the period||2,885||3,159||3,607||3,436||13,087|
|Net working capital, %||23.8||23.2||23.0||21.4||22.7|
|No. of employees||33,290||33,712||36,758||38,669||38,669|
*Best estimates excluding SMT, not adjusted for Group common items
Stockholm, April 11, 2022
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