H. Lundbeck A/S
Aug 9, 2017

Lundbeck reports 13% revenue growth and a doubling of EBIT in first half of 2017

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Valby, Denmark, 2017-08-09 06:55 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

 

HIGHLIGHTS

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

"Lundbeck has shown very strong operational performance in the first half of the year and we are on track to deliver on our strategy and financial targets. I feel confident with our R&D pipeline and we are committed to continue to deliver innovative medicines to patients."

 

DKK million H1 2017  H1 2016 Growth
Reported Revenue 8,494 7,521 13%
Reported EBIT 2,061 952 117%
Reported EPS 6.06 2.12 186%
Reported EBIT margin 24.3% 12.7% -
       
Core Revenue* 8,494 7,521 13%
Core EBIT* 2,500 1,475 69%
Core EPS* 8.04 4.33 86%
Core EBIT margin* 29.4% 19.6% -

*For definition of the measures "Core Revenue", "Core EBIT" and "Core EPS", see note 9 Core reporting