Nine month report, January-September 2012

11/8/2012 8:00 AM CET
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January-September 2012 compared to January-September 2011

- Order bookings increased 7 percent to SEK 88.1 billion (82.6), order bookings were 4 percent higher than revenues during the 12 months ending September 30.

- Order backlog was stable and amounted to to SEK 148.7 billion (147.5).

- Construction revenues rose 11 percent and amounted to SEK 90.3 billion (81.7).Operating income from continuing operations amounted to SEK 3.2 billion (3.3). This excludes the restructuring costs of SEK 380 M in Residential Development and, in the comparative period, the capital gain of SEK 4.5 billion from the sale of the Autopista Central in Chile.

- The operating margin in Construction totaled 2.9 percent (3.3).

- Operating cash flow amounted to SEK –3,831 M (–3,674, excluding the cash flow of SEK 5.4 billion from the sale of the Autopista Central in the comparative period).

- Investments in development operations increased by 21 percent to SEK –10,014 M (–8,262).

- Total net investments amounted to SEK –2,772 M (–5,054, excluding the sale of Autopista Central in the comparative period).

- Operating net financial assets amounted to SEK 2.1 billion (7.9).

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