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Last kr551.00 SEK
Change Today +1.50 / 0.27%
Volume 30.7K
AAK On Other Exchanges
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Stockholm
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As of 11:30 AM 04/27/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

aak ab (AAK) Snapshot

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kr547.50
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kr549.50
Day High
kr552.00
Day Low
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52 Week High
04/27/15 - kr552.00
52 Week Low
10/16/14 - kr340.50
Market Cap
23.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
64.9K
EPS TTM
kr21.73
Shares Outstanding
42.0M
EX-Date
05/6/15
P/E TM
25.4x
Dividend
kr6.75
Dividend Yield
1.09%
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aak ab (AAK) Details

AAK AB refines and sells vegetable oils for specialized products worldwide. It provides cocoa butter alternatives, filling fats, chocolates, compound and compound coatings, confectionery fillings, chocolate spreads, and barrier fats under ILLEXAO, AKOPOL, CEBES, SILKO, CHOCOFILL, DELIAIR NH, AKOSPREAD, and BARRIER FAT names to the chocolate and confectionery industry. The company also offers food ingredients for baking of good bread, biscuits and cookies, cakes, and laminated pastries; dairy fat alternatives for dairy applications, such as cheese, butterblends, whipped cream, or soured products; ice cream fats to complement or replace milk fat; oils for infant formulas under the InFat brand; oils/fats ingredients; and functional vegetable oils and fats for food preparation in hotels, restaurants, and fast-food chains. In addition, it provides fatty acids for use in paper chemicals, soaps, detergents, rubber, and plastic; glycerine for various applications, such as cosmetics, explosives, tobacco, and paints, as well as for the technical industry; and deinking chemicals. Further, the company vegetable proteins and fats for the animal feed industry; and natural vegetable wax solutions to candle manufacturers, wax blenders, and candle supply companies. Additionally, it provides personal care products, such as emollients that offer formulator a range of alternatives for making cosmetics; bioactives used in vegetable oils; surfactants, which enhance rinse-off formulations; structuring agents that are used to formulate stable pencils, lip balms, and sticks, as well as for stabilizing emulsions for cosmetics and personal care; and emulsifiers used in natural cosmetics. The company was formerly known as AarhusKarlshamn AB (publ) and changed its name to AAK AB in June 2014. AAK AB is headquartered in Malmö, Sweden.

2,432 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/22/15

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aak ab (AAK) Key Developments

AAK Reports Group and Parent Earnings Results for the First Quarter of 2015

AAK reported group and parent earnings results for the first quarter of 2015. The company reported high and solid operating profit of SEK 321 million compared to SEK 287 million was achieved, an improvement of 12%. The currency translation impact was positive SEK 36 million. Operating profit at fixed foreign exchange rates and adjusted for last year’s divestment of Binol improved by 1%. Volumes increased by 11%. Organic volume growth was 4%. The operating profit for Technical Products & Feed declined by 8% and reached SEK 23 million compared to SEK 25 million a year ago. Operating cash flow including changes in working capital amounted to SEK 428 million compared to SEK 81 million a year ago. Earnings per share increased by 12%, to SEK 5.11 compared to SEK 4.57 a year ago. Return on capital employed (ROCE), calculated on a rolling 12 months basis, was 15.7%. EBITDA was SEK 426 million compared to SEK 378 million a year ago. Net interest-bearing debt was SEK 2,170 million compared to SEK 2,260 million a year ago. Free cash flow was SEK 268 million compared to negative SEK 86 million a year ago. Earnings per share after dilution was SEK 5.08 compared to SEK 4.48 a year ago. Sales amounted to SEK 4,836 million compared to SEK 4,129 million a year ago. The increase was mainly due to a positive currency translation impact of SEK 510 million and the effect of acquisitions. Operating profit reached SEK 321 million compared to SEK 287 million, an improvement of 12% compared to the corresponding quarter in 2014. Result before tax was SEK 294 million compared to SEK 261 million a year ago. Net result attributable to the parent company's shareholders was SEK 214 million compared to SEK 187 million a year ago. The company reported parent net sales of SEK 18 million compared to SEK 18 million a year ago. Operating loss (LBIT) was SEK 15 million compared to SEK 21 million a year ago. Loss before tax was SEK 16 million compared to SEK 25 million a year ago. Net loss attributable to the parent company's shareholders was SEK 12 million compared to SEK 25 million a year ago.

AAK AB, Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Apr 22, 2015

AAK AB, Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Apr 22, 2015

AAK Announces Audited Consolidated and Parent Company Earnings Results for the Full Year Ended December 31, 2014

AAK announced audited consolidated and parent company earnings results for the full year ended December 31, 2014. For the year, on consolidated basis, the company reported net sales of SEK 17,814 million compared to SEK 16,537 million a year ago. Total operating income was SEK 18,030 million compared to SEK 16,709 million a year ago. Operating profit was SEK 1,262 million compared to SEK 1,117 million a year ago. Profit before tax was SEK 1,154 million compared to SEK 1,017 million a year ago. Profit attributable to parent company shareholders was SEK 879 million compared to SEK 732 million a year ago. Earnings per share attributable to parent shareholders during the year - after dilution were SEK 20.97 compared to SEK 17.62 a year ago. Cash flow from operating activities was SEK 692 million compared to SEK 1,300 million a year ago. Acquisition of intangible assets was SEK 28 million compared to SEK 6 million a year ago. Acquisition of property, plant and equipment was SEK 571 million compared to SEK 549 million a year ago. For the year, on parent company basis, the company reported net sales of SEK 74 million compared to SEK 72 million a year ago. Total operating income was SEK 74 million compared to SEK 72 million a year ago. Operating loss was SEK 83 million compared to SEK 64 million a year ago. Loss before tax was SEK 4 million compared to profit before tax of SEK 1,061 million a year ago. Loss for the year was SEK 4 million compared to profit of SEK 1,061 million a year ago. Cash outflow from operating activities was SEK 3 million compared to cash inflow from operating activities of SEK 136 million a year ago. Acquisition of property, plant and equipment was SEK 1 million.

 

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