DGAP-News: Sixt SE: Sixt expects earnings for the financial year 2017 to be substantially higher than in the previous year
09.02.2018 (www.4investors.de) -
DGAP-News: Sixt SE / Key word(s): Preliminary Results
Sixt SE: Sixt expects earnings for the financial year 2017 to be substantially higher than in the previous year
09.02.2018 / 17:22
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
Sixt expects earnings for the financial year 2017 to be substantially higher than in the previous year
Earnings before taxes at around EUR 285 million according to preliminary figures
Pullach, 9 February 2018 - Business performance of the mobility services provider Sixt SE in the financial year 2017 was substantially above last year according to an analysis of preliminary figures concluded today. Hence, consolidated earnings before taxes (EBT) for the financial year 2017 are expected to amount to around EUR 285 million (FY 2016: EUR 218 million). A strong fourth quarter of 2017 also contributed to this development, with a consolidated EBT expected to be around EUR 60 million (Q4 2016: EUR 46 million). The increase is based on a strong growth in consolidated operating revenue, combined with a substantial profit improvement in the Vehicle Rental Business Unit both in Germany and abroad. Consolidated operating revenue for the full year 2017 is expected to reach EUR 2.31 billion (FY 2016: EUR 2.12 billion). In the fourth quarter of 2017, consolidated operating revenue was around EUR 570 million (Q4 2016: EUR 517 million).
So far, the Managing Board had expected a significant increase of consolidated EBT and a solid growth of consolidated operating revenue for the full fiscal year 2017. Sixt SE will disclose its preliminary figures for the financial year 2017 as scheduled on 15 March 2018.
Erich Sixt, CEO of Sixt SE: "In the financial year 2017, Sixt recorded a very gratifying business development and thus an outstanding result that considerably exceeded our expectations. This once again impressively demonstrates the growth capacity and solidity of our Group."
Sixt Central Press Office
Tel.: +49 (0) 89 / 99 24 96 - 30
Fax: +49 (0) 89 / 99 24 96 - 32
09.02.2018 Dissemination of a Corporate News, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.The DGAP Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases. Archive at www.dgap.de
+49 (0)89 74444-5104
+49 (0)89 74444-85104
DE0007231326, DE0007231334 Sixt Vorzüge, DE000A1K0656 Sixt Namensaktien, DE000A1PGPF8 Sixt-Anleihe 2012/2018, DE000A11QGR9 Sixt-Anleihe 2014/2020, DE000A2BPDU2 Sixt-Anleihe 2016/2022
Regulated Market in Frankfurt, Munich; Regulated Unofficial Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover, Stuttgart, Tradegate Exchange
End of News
DGAP News Service
4investors Exklusiv-Berichte und Interviews:
Mensch und Maschine: „Auf Jahre hinaus noch genug Renditepotenziale“
Stern Immobilien: In den attraktivsten Nischenmärkten Europas tätig
PNE Wind: Lesser sieht „attraktive Opportunitäten für Zukäufe“
IPO-Kandidat STEMMER IMAGING AG: „Wir wollen den europäischen Markt weiter konsolidieren“