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Essity B 305 (+0.7 SEK) on 20-Nov-2019 17:29

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All earnings figures include items affecting comparability unless otherwise indicated.
SEK per share unless otherwise indicated 2018 2017
Earnings per share 11.23 11.56
Adjusted earnings per share1) 13.32 13.09
Market price for B share:
Average price during the year 225.72 233.87
Closing price, December 31 217.60 233.00
Cash flow from current operations2) 12.51 12.45
Cash flow from operating activities 18.74 18.12
Dividend3) 5.75 5.75
Dividend yield, % 2.6 2.5
P/E ratio4) 19 20
P/E ratio, excluding items affecting comparability4) 16 18
Price/EBITA5) 18 17
Price/EBITA, excluding items affecting comparability5) 16 16
Beta coefficient6) 0.55 0.58
Pay-out ratio, % 51 50
Equity 78 71
Number of registered shares December 31 (millions) 702.3 702.3
1) Excluding items affecting comparability and amortization of acquisition-related intangible assets.
2) See definitions of key figures in Note A2.
3) Board of Directors proposal.
4) Share price at year-end divided by earnings per share.
5) Share price at year-end divided by adjusted earnings per share.
6) Market capitalization plus net debt plus non-controlling interests divided by EBITA (EBITA = Operating profit before amortization of acquisition-related intangible assets).
7) Share price volatility compared with the entire stock exchange.