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Figures and Events

Here are some important figures and events in 2017, regarding sales, operating margin, proposed dividend, financial targets and acquisitions.

Sales, operating margin and proposed dividend

  • Total sales MSEK 92,197 (88,162)
  • Organic sales growth 5 percent (7)
  • Operating margin 5.1 percent (5.2)
  • Proposed dividend SEK 4.00 (3.75)

Financial targets

Securitas has two financial targets:

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

  • Earnings per share rose from SEK 7.24 to SEK 7.83, an increase 9 percent (real change, adjusted for items affecting comparability)

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

  • The free cash flow to net debt ratio increased from 0.13 to 0.19.


Two major acquisitions were made during 2017: Central de Alarmas Adler, Mexico and PSGA, Australia. Please click here for the Full Year Report January-December 2017, and refer to page 10 for the full list of acquisitions during 2017.

Securitas AB Annual Report 2017

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