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Company Overview of Bufab AB (publ)

Company Overview

Bufab AB (publ) operates as a trading company that provides solutions for sourcing, quality control, and logistics for C-parts in Sweden and internationally. It provides supply chain and logistics services; and services in the areas of design and technology, range and sourcing, and supply and manufacturing productivity. The company offers metal or plastic fasteners, including screws, bolts, nuts, rivets, pins, washers, etc.; other small metal, rubber, or plastic parts, such as cables, springs, and electronic fasteners; standard parts; special products as per the customer specifications comprising kitted items, distribution and assembled parts, and branded products; stainless steel bolts unde...

Stenfalksvägen 1

Värnamo,  331 41

Sweden

Founded in 1977

943 Employees

Phone:

46 3 70 69 69 00

Fax:

46 3 70 69 69 10

Key Executives for Bufab AB (publ)

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Age: 49
Total Annual Compensation: kr2.6M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Bufab AB (publ) Key Developments

Bufab AB (publ) Reports Consolidated and Parent Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2016

Bufab AB (publ) reported consolidated and parent earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2016. For the quarter, on the consolidated basis, the company reported net sales of SEK 762 million against SEK 661 million a year ago. Operating profit was SEK 82 million against SEK 58 million a year ago. Profit after tax was SEK 59 million or SEK 1.55 per share against SEK 40 million or SEK 1.04 per share a year ago. Net sales rose by 15%, most of the increase stems from the company's acquisitions, but the company also grew organically in both operating segments due to higher market shares and, to a certain extent, calendar effects. Better capital efficiency resulted in a strong operating cash flow of SEK 118 million against SEK 64 million. Cash flow from operating activities was SEK 98 million against SEK 53 million a year ago. Acquisition of property, plant and equipment was SEK 4 million against SEK 2 million a year ago. EBITDA was SEK 92 million against SEK 67 million a year ago. Net debt was SEK 849 million against SEK 663 million a year ago. For the six months, on the consolidated basis, the company reported net sales of SEK 1,480 million against SEK 1,270 million a year ago. Operating profit was SEK 153 million against SEK 107 million a year ago. Profit after tax was SEK 108 million or SEK 2.84 per diluted share against SEK 73 million or SEK 1.92 per diluted share a year ago. Operating cash flow was SEK 162 million against SEK 72 million. Cash flow from operating activities was SEK 129 million against SEK 50 million a year ago. Acquisition of property, plant and equipment was SEK 9 million against SEK 9 million a year ago. Acquisition of intangible assets was SEK 1 million. EBITDA was SEK 174 million against SEK 124 million a year ago. For the quarter, on the consolidated basis, the company reported operating loss of SEK 2 million against SEK 2 million a year ago. Loss after financial items was SEK 2 million against SEK 2 million a year ago. Loss after tax was SEK 2 million against SEK 2 million a year ago. Total comprehensive loss was SEK 2 million against SEK 2 million a year ago. For the six months, on the parent basis, the company reported operating loss of SEK 3 million against SEK 3 million a year ago. Loss after financial items was SEK 3 million against SEK 3 million a year ago. Loss after tax was SEK 2 million against SEK 2 million a year ago. Total comprehensive loss was SEK 2 million against SEK 2 million a year ago.

Bufab AB (publ), Q2 2016 Earnings Call, Jul 19, 2016

Bufab AB (publ), Q2 2016 Earnings Call, Jul 19, 2016

Bufab AB (Publ) Reports Unaudited Consolidated and Parent Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 2016

Bufab AB (publ) reported unaudited consolidated and parent earnings results for the first quarter ended March 2016. For the quarter, on consolidated basis, the company reported net sales of SEK 718 million against SEK 609 million a year ago. Operating profit was SEK 71 million against SEK 49 million a year ago. Profit was SEK 49 million or SEK 1.30 per basic and diluted share against SEK 33 million or SEK 0.88 per basic and diluted share a year ago. EBITDA was SEK 82 million against SEK 57 million a year ago. Net debt was SEK 879 million against SEK 654 million a year ago. Cash flow from operating activities was SEK 31 million against cash used in operating activities of SEK 3 million a year ago. Acquisition of property, plant and equipment was SEK 5 million against SEK 6 million a year ago. Acquisition of intangible assets was SEK 1 million against SEK 1 million a year ago. For the quarter, on parent basis, the company reported operating loss of SEK 1 million against SEK 1 million a year ago. Loss for the period was SEK 1 million against SEK 1 million a year ago.

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