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Earnings

Kapsch TrafficCom: Losses Ahead

The Austrian toll system developper Kapsch TrafficCom will publish its results tomorrow.

November 21, 2012

CA Immo: Mixed Results

Consolidated net income after minorities increased by 27% to € 39.0 m in the first nine months of 2012. EBIT was down by 11.8%.

November 20, 2012

Borealis: Profits and Sales Increase Remarkably

The Austrian chemical group Borealis recorded a net profit of € 129m in the third quarter of 2012, an increase of € 22m compared to the third quarter of 2011

November 16, 2012

Declining Profit at Mayr-Melnhof

Sales remained almost stable, net income was down by 20%. Regarding the near future, the company is cautious.

November 15, 2012

Telekom Austria´s Profit Falls Considerably

In the third quarter of 2012, the net income was down by 22%. Revenues declined slightly. In the first nine months of 2012, the performance could improve against the reference period.

November 14, 2012

Bank Austria Posts Net Profit Increase

Net operating profit up by 11 per cent thanks to slight growth in customer business, flat cost trend and further decline in provisioning charge.

November 14, 2012

Wienerberger: Earnings Up, Profits Down

Today, the Austrian brick group has published the results for the first nine months of 2012. Group revenues were up by 18%. Net profit declined by 26%.

November 13, 2012

Telekom Austria Under Pressure

The biggest telecommunication operator in Austria is expected to record lower profits. Moreover, the share price has reached an all-time low today.

November 12, 2012

Lenzing: Earnings Expected to Decrease

The Austrian fiber producer will present its results for the third quarter on Thursday. Operating results are expected to fall by 31%.

November 12, 2012

Austrian Airlines: Passenger Number Declines

From January – October 2012: 1.7 percent more passengers were carried. In October, the number of passengers was down slightly.

November 12, 2012

VBAG Expects Substantial Losses in 2012

This year, the partially nationalized Austrian bank will record losses reaching a two-digit million amount.

November 10, 2012

Palfinger Records Stable Earnings

Consolidated net result for the first three quarters of 2012 rose to € 688.2m. Revenues in non-European areas increased by 43 per cent.

November 9, 2012

T-Mobile´s Turnover Shrinks

The second-biggest Austrian telecommunication operator records a decrease in earnings and sales.

November 8, 2012

OMV: Good Performance Expected

The Austrian oil and gas group will publish the results for the first nine months tomorrow.

November 6, 2012

AMAG: Sales Up, Earnings Down

Sales up slightly to € 635m from same nine-month-period of prior year. EBITDA for the AMAG Group at€ 109.9m in the first three quarters of 2012 (comparable period of 2011: € 124.6m).

November 6, 2012

Andritz Group With Solid Business Development

The Austrian technology Group Andritz showed solid business development during the third quarter of 2012 and the first three quarters of 2012. Net income was up by 11.1%.

November 6, 2012

RHI Increases Earnings Again

Revenues of the Austrian RHI Group increased by 7.0% in the third quarter of 2012 in comparison to the same quarter of 2011 and amounted to € 459.9 million.

November 6, 2012

RHI: Satisfying Results Ahead

The Austrian refractory company faces high expectations. The results of the third quarter will be published next Tuesday.

November 3, 2012

Austrian Airlines Returns to Profits

AUA´s restructuring programme begins to take hold. The result for 3rd Quarter nearly doubled to € 61m.

October 31, 2012

Positive Signs in Construction Industry

Output of construction of buildings and civil engineering increased by 6.6% from January until July 2012. Turnover was up by 7.0%.

October 30, 2012

Erste Group Surprises With High Net Income

The Austrian bank posts a net profit of € 597.3m and stable operating result in the first nine months of 2012.

October 30, 2012

Erste Group´s Earnings Expected to Increase

The Austrian banking group will present its figures for the third quarter tomorrow. Net income is forecasted to improve.

October 29, 2012

Verbund: Better Results, Outlook Raised

In the first three quarters of 2012, the Austrian electricity company recorded an increase in revenues and net income.

October 24, 2012

Rewe Austria to Expand in Russia

Rewe Austria intends to open ten new stores in Russia per year. Besides Russia, the Ukraine and Romania are main target markets.

October 22, 2012

Austrian Railways: Net Income to Reach € 200m in Medium Term

Despite the difficult economic situation, CEO Christian Kern aims to increase the profitability further. “The fourth quarter will be brutal.” he says.

October 20, 2012

OMV Announces Production Growth

Due to recovery of production in Yemen, OMV´s oil output was up substantially.

October 19, 2012

Amag´s Management Shows Optimism

Gerhard Falch, CEO of the Austrian aluminum producer Amag expects satisfying results in the third quarter.

October 19, 2012

Porr´s Construction Output Shrinks

The third-largest Austrian construction group records an increase in orders. Porr´s CEO Karl-Heinz Strauss is satisfied.

October 18, 2012

Voestalpine Confirms Guidance

The Austrian steel company expects stable operating profits. Demand is declining substantially, CEO Eder comments.

October 18, 2012

„Austrian Telecommunication Market Is Damaged“

The new CEO of T-Mobile Austria Andreas Bierwirth wants to cut costs drastically. The profitability of the telecommunication industry would suffer from the decreasing prices.

October 17, 2012

Orange Austria Improves Profitability

The third-largest Austrian telecommunication operator records a decrease in revenues. Net income was up, however.

October 17, 2012

Agrana: Substantial Increase in Net Profits

In the first half of 2012|13, AGRANA significantly grew both revenue (by 24.8% to € 1,603.1 million) and pre-exceptionals operating profit (by 20.6% to € 142.5 million).

October 11, 2012

Austrian Banking Industry: Slight Increase in Operating Profits

In the first half year of 2012, special effects caused an increase in net income. The net interest results were down, however.

October 10, 2012

Austrian Airlines: Number of Passengers Down in September

January-September 2012: 2.1 percent more passengers carried. September 2012: Fewer passengers due to reduction of capacity.

October 10, 2012

Good Outlook for Austrian Construction Industry

Positive production trends in industry and construction in June 2012; turnover +7.9%. Output was up by 4.8% in the first six months of 2012. Orders grew substantially.

September 28, 2012

Immofinanz: Earnings Up, Net Income Down

In the first quarter of 2012/13, the Austrian real estate company recorded an increase in rental income by 14.2%. EBIT soared by 31.1%. Net income declined by 67.5%.

September 25, 2012

Spar Records Losses in Hungary

The Austrian retail chain operates 400 branches in Hungary. The economic crisis caused substantial losses.

September 13, 2012

Austrian Airlines: Moderate Increase in Passengers

Austrian Airlines Traffic Results for August 2012: Targeted capacity adjusted, further improvement of passenger load factor.

September 11, 2012

Sales Increase for Miba

The Austrian automotive component supplier recorded an increase in sales and earnings in the first half year of 2012.

September 7, 2012

Profit Decrease at Zumtobel

In the first six months of 2012, revenues of the Austrian lighting company were down by 0.9%. Net income fell from € 13.7m to € 9m, earnings decreased by 30%.

September 5, 2012

Austrian Service Industry Grows Moderately

Austrian service enterprises achieved an increase of turnover by 2.9% for the first half of 2012.

September 5, 2012

Five Potential Buyers for Kommunalkredit

Next year, the nationalized bank should be re-privatized. The sale should be finished until the end of this year.

September 4, 2012

Porr Reduces Losses

Revenues fell by 7.4%, the EBT figure is still negative. The Austrian construction group sees a clear commitment to its home markets.

September 1, 2012

RLB Lower Austria – Vienna Decreasing Net Income

RLB (Raiffeisenlandesbank) Lower Austria-Vienna published its results for the first six months of 2012. Net income and operating profit were down.

September 1, 2012

Lower Losses at bwin.party digital entertainment

In its Half year report for the six months ended 30 June 2012, a solid growth in Clean EBITDA was recorded. Losses were down from € 41m to € 21.3m.

September 1, 2012

Satisfactory Half Year Result for VBAG

Österreichische Volksbanken-Aktiengesellschaft (VBAG) Group has ended the first six months of 2012 with a result before taxes of € 49m.

August 31, 2012

Remarkable Loss at Strabag

In the first six months of 2012, Strabag´s output volume slightly (-2 %) lower than in the six-month comparison period. Non-operating effects push six-month EBITDA down from € 197.18m to € 16.14m. Net income reached € -157m.

August 31, 2012

EVN Posts Solid Results

Outlook 2011/12: Group net profit is expected to be at the same level of the previous year. Refinancing syndicated revolving credit facility of € 500.0m.

August 30, 2012

Austrian Construction Industry: Growing Output, Shrinking Order Volume

Increase in volume of orders by 22.5% in civil engineering and construction of buildings at the end of May 2012.

August 30, 2012

RZB Posts Moderate Profit Increase

RZB´s (Raiffeisen Zentralbank) profit before tax rose 6.2 per cent to € 931m. Return on Equity increased mildly to 16.2 per cent (+0.4 percentage points)

August 29, 2012