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Highlight Group maintains positive earnings development in Q3 2020 despite COVID-19 pandemic

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DGAP-News: Highlight Communications AG / Key word(s): Quarterly / Interim Statement
10.11.2020 / 15:00
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Highlight Group maintains positive earnings development in Q3 2020 despite COVID-19 pandemic.

Group performance leads to clearly positive earnings figures in first nine months of 2020

The quarterly statement as of September 30, 2020 is available for download at www.highlight-communications.ch from today.


10.11.2020 Dissemination of a Corporate News, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.
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The Highlight Group at a glance

 

 

Group figures (IFRS)

 

 

 

 

 

 

CHF million

3Q 2020

3Q 2019

Change in %

Sales

272.0

353.6

-23.1

EBIT

20.2

18.3

9.8

Consolidated net profit (after taxes)

7.9

5.7

38.1

Net profit attributable to shareholders

8.0

6,3

26.5

Earnings per share (in CHF)

0.14

0.11

27.3

Segment sales

 

 

 

Film

162.6

223.2

-27.1

Sport- and Event-Marketing

46.9

48.8

-3.9

Sports

62.4

81.9

-23.8

Segment earnings

 

 

 

Film

12.6

9.4

33.2

Sport- und Event-Marketing

22.3

24.3

-8.4

Sport

-10.5

-9.6

n/a

 

 

 

 

CHF million

30.9.2019

31.12.2019

Change in %

Total assets

661.9

673.9

-1.8

Equity

202.3

197.7

2.3

Equity ratio (%)

30.6

29.3

1.3 points

Current financial liabilities

69.5

66.7

4.3

Cash and cash equivalents

33.6

53.0

-36.6

 

 

 

 

 

For further information:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Highlight Communications AG

 

 

 

Investor Relations

 

 

 

Netzibodenstrasse 23b

 

 

 

CH-4133 Pratteln BL

 

 

 

Telefon: +41 (0)61 816 96 91

 

 

 

E-Mail: ir@hlcom.ch

 

 

 

The Highlight Group at a glance

 

 

Group figures (IFRS)

 

 

 

 

 

 

CHF million

3Q 2020

3Q 2019

Change in %

Sales

272.0

353.6

-23.1

EBIT

20.2

18.3

9.8

Consolidated net profit (after taxes)

7.9

5.7

38.1

Net profit attributable to shareholders

8.0

6,3

26.5

Earnings per share (in CHF)

0.14

0.11

27.3

Segment sales

 

 

 

Film

162.6

223.2

-27.1

Sport- and Event-Marketing

46.9

48.8

-3.9

Sports

62.4

81.9

-23.8

Segment earnings

 

 

 

Film

12.6

9.4

33.2

Sport- und Event-Marketing

22.3

24.3

-8.4

Sport

-10.5

-9.6

n/a

 

 

 

 

CHF million

30.9.2019

31.12.2019

Change in %

Total assets

661.9

673.9

-1.8

Equity

202.3

197.7

2.3

Equity ratio (%)

30.6

29.3

1.3 points

Current financial liabilities

69.5

66.7

4.3

Cash and cash equivalents

33.6

53.0

-36.6

 

 

 

 

 

For further information:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Highlight Communications AG

 

 

 

Investor Relations

 

 

 

Netzibodenstrasse 23b

 

 

 

CH-4133 Pratteln BL

 

 

 

Telefon: +41 (0)61 816 96 91

 

 

 

E-Mail: ir@hlcom.ch

 

 

 

Language:

English

Company:

Highlight Communications AG

Netzibodenstrasse 23b

4133 Pratteln

Switzerland

Phone:

+41 61 816 96 96

Fax:

+41 61 816 67 67

E-mail:

ir@hlcom.ch

Internet:

www.hlcom.ch

ISIN:

CH0006539198

WKN:

920299

Listed:

Regulated Market in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Regulated Unofficial Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Stuttgart, Tradegate Exchange

EQS News ID:

1146913


 

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