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Alfa Laval reported an adjusted ebita result of 1.488 million for the fourth quarter of 2016 and the adjusted ebita margin was 15 per cent.
Analysts had on average predicted an adjusted ebita result of 1.410 million sek and an ebita margin of 15%.
Sales amounted to 9.904 million for the period. This low SME Direkt konsensusprognos on 9.424 million.
Orders received amounted to 8.709 million. For orders low SME expectations on 8.183 million.
Alfa Laval expects the demand during January-march 2016 will be slightly lower compared with the third quarter. It is clear from the report.
In the previous report predicted the Alfa Laval to the demand in the fourth quarter of 2016 would be at the same level as or slightly higher than in the third.
the order Intake for the Alfa Laval business area Marine & Diesel showed an organic decline of 41.7 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 compared with the corresponding period in 2015. The order intake amounted here to 2.346 million (3.807).
It is clear from the interim report. In the third quarter of 2016 was orderminskningen a full 36 per cent, to 1.9 from 2.9 billion.
In division the Process Technology, where the largest oljeexponeringen is, the order intake increased by 12.8% organically, following a decrease of 12.3 per cent in the third quarter.