Financial Indicators

The group’s operations were profitable, resulting in an operating profit of EUR 6.9 million. The group maintained good solvency and liquidity. Consolidated financial indicators are presented in the following table:

  2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
Net Sales 100,448 121,940 130,825 120,335 123,203
EBIT 6,884 -22,168 17,164 -7,796 13,437
Operating margin, % 7% -18% 13% -6% 11%
Return on equity, % 10% -42% 18% -21% 11%
Equity ratio, % 53% 48% 59% 52% 47%
Net gearing, % 28% 34% 20% 34% 53%
           

More detailed key figures for the last five years and the formulae for the key figures are provided in the notes to the financial statements (Note 30).