DGAP-News: SÜSS MicroTec SE / Key word(s): 9-month figures
Publication of the Q3 Figures for 2017
- Order entry at EUR 36.9 million in Q3 2017
- Sales came in at EUR 47.1 million
- EBIT with EUR 7.0 million above the previous year's level
- EBIT includes income from licence agreement of EUR 2.0 million
Garching, November 9, 2017 - SUSS MicroTec, leading supplier of equipment and process solutions for the semiconductor industry and related markets, published its third quarter and nine months figures for the 2017 fiscal year today.
The third quarter of 2017 was still characterized by a positive industrial environment and well-filled order books. Between July and September 2017 new orders worth EUR 36.9 million were booked (previous year: EUR 32.2 million). Order entry was within the given bandwidth. SUSS MicroTec still anticipates a strong second half of 2017, which implies a strong order entry in the months of October to December 2017. Sales in the third quarter of 2017 amounted to EUR 47.1 million, compared to EUR 39.1 million in the same quarter of the previous year. EBIT reached a value of EUR 7.0 million, which corresponds to an EBIT margin of 14.9 percent. The segments Photomask Equipment, Bonders as well as the SUSS Micro-Optics contributed to this good result. EBIT of the third quarter includes a EUR 2.0 million income from a license agreement in the segment Photomask Equipment, already announced in August 2017. The amount is accounted for under the other operating income. This results in earnings per share for the third quarter of 2017 of EUR 0.24 (previous year: EUR -0.01).
The Free Cash Flow before any security transactions for the first nine months of 2017 was EUR 0.7 million, compared to EUR -13.7 million in the previous year. Net liquidity increased year-on-year from EUR 26.4 million in September 2016 to EUR 30.9 million in September 2017.
About SUSS MicroTec
SUSS MicroTec SE
Senior Manager Investor Relations
Schleissheimer Strasse 90
85748 Garching, Deutschland
Tel.: +49 89 32007-161
Fax: +49 (0)89 32007-451
|Company:||SÜSS MicroTec SE|
|Schleissheimer Strasse 90|
|Phone:||+49 (0)89 32007-161|
|Fax:||+49 (0)89 32007-451|
|Listed:||Regulated Market in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Regulated Unofficial Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Stuttgart, Tradegate Exchange|
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