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Figures and Events

Here are some important figures and events in 2016, regarding sales, operating margin, proposed dividend, financial targets and acquisitions.

Sales, operating margin and proposed dividend

  • Total sales MSEK 88,162 (80,860)
  • Organic sales growth 7 percent (5)
  • Operating margin 5.2 percent (5.1)
  • Proposed dividend SEK 3.750 (3.50)

Financial targets

Securitas has two financial targets:

An annual average increase in earnings per share of 10 percent:

  • Earnings per share rose from SEK 6.67 to SEK 7.24, an increase 9 percent

A free cash flow to net debt ratio of at least 0.20:

  • The free cash flow to net debt ratio decreased from 0.22 to 0.13


Four major acquisitions were made during 2016: Diebold's Electronic Security, North America; Draht+Schutz, Germany; Infratek Security Solutions, Norway; and JC Ingeniería, Chile. Please click here for the Full Year Report January-December 2016, and refer to page 10 for the full list of acquisitions during 2016.

Securitas AB Annual Report 2016

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