Key figures 2017

Sales
in CHF
EBIT
in CHF

Sales

in CHF million

4’150

EBIT

in CHF million

352

EBIT margin

in %

8.5

ROIC

in %

20.3

Earnings per share

in CHF

62

Net profit

in CHF million

258

Free cash flow before acquisitions/divestitures

in CHF million

204

Number of employees



15’835

 

 

Corporation

 

GF Piping Systems

 

GF Automotive

 

GF Machining Solutions

CHF million

 

2017

 

2016

 

2017

 

2016

 

2017

 

2016

 

2017

 

2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Order intake

 

4’274

 

3’749

 

1’718

 

1’488

 

1’527

 

1’346

 

1’030

 

917

Sales

 

4’150

 

3’744

 

1’678

 

1’494

 

1’482

 

1’335

 

992

 

916

Sales growth %

 

10.8

 

2.9

 

12.3

 

5.4

 

11.0

 

1.1

 

8.3

 

1.6

Organic growth %

 

9.8

 

1.8

 

12.1

 

5.0

 

8.9

 

–0.3

 

7.4

 

–0.3

EBITDA

 

491

 

443

 

245

 

214

 

158

 

161

 

96

 

77

EBIT

 

352

 

311

 

189

 

162

 

93

 

100

 

82

 

62

Net profit

 

258

 

225

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Free cash flow before acquisitions/divestitures

 

204

 

231

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Return on sales (EBIT margin) %

 

8.5

 

8.3

 

11.3

 

10.8

 

6.3

 

7.5

 

8.3

 

6.8

Invested capital (IC)

 

1’466

 

1’333

 

671

 

669

 

481

 

397

 

269

 

261

Return on invested capital (ROIC) %

 

20.3

 

19.3

 

22.9

 

20.6

 

19.5

 

23.1

 

24.1

 

18.3

Number of employees

 

15’835

 

14’808

 

6’764

 

6’507

 

5’738

 

5’047

 

3’255

 

3’102

Key figures per region
Sales by region 
in % (100% = CHF 4'150 million)
Gross value added by region
in % (100% = CHF 1'539 million)
Employees by region
in % (100% = CHF 15'835 million)