H. Lundbeck A/S
May 10, 2017

2017 guidance raised based on strong revenue growth and improved profitability

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Valby, Denmark, 2017-05-10 07:43 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HIGHLIGHTS

In connection with the financial report, Lundbeck's President and CEO, Kåre Schultz said:

"Lundbeck is off to a strong start in 2017 by delivering double-digit revenue growth and more than doubling earnings. I am pleased with the performance and confident that 2017 will be our best financial year ever."

DKK million Q1 2017  Q1 2016 Growth
Reported Revenue 4,211 3,770 12%
Reported EBIT 1,011 483 109%
Reported EPS 2.98 0.94 217%
Reported EBIT margin 24.0% 12.8% -
       
Core Revenue* 4,211 3,770 12%
Core EBIT* 1,213 749 62%
Core EPS* 3.92 2.07 89%
Core EBIT margin* 28.8% 19.9% -

*For definition of the measures "Core Revenue", "Core EBIT" and "Core EPS", see note 7 Core reporting