In million Swiss francs (CHF)
Trend Key Figures
GF generated sales of CHF 3 795 million in 2014 for an increase of 1%.
|Order intake||3836||3795||3691||3734||3625 |
|Orders on hand at year-end 1)||634||577||565||666||579|
|Net profit / (loss)||195||145||138||168||108|
|Cash flow from operating activities||248||309||230||250||243|
|Additions to property, plant and equipment||-152||–130||-132||-147||-124|
|Free cash flow ||90||108||19||103||150|
|in % of assets||37||31||37||42||40|
|Gross value added||1334||1294||1266||1256||1228|
|Gross value added per employee (in 1000 CHF)||95||94||94||95||97|
|Employees at year-end||14140||14066||13412||13606||12908|
1) In 2012 change of definition for GF Piping Systems.
The consolidated inancial statements have been prepared in accordance with Swiss GAAP FER since the beginning of 2013. Prior-year igures have been adjusted accordingly. The years 2010–2011 are represented according to IFRS.
Net proit grew 34% to CHF 195 million and earnings per share 32% to CHF 45 also supported by the disposal of non-operative real estate. The Board of Directors will propose a dividend of CHF 17 (CHF 16 for 2013) at the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting.
|Holding (statutory accounts)||2014||2013||2012||2011||2010|
|Net profit / (loss) for the year||129||77||101||79|| |
Market capitalization as per December 31
Dividend in CHF per registered share*
|* In 2014 as a dividend of CHF 14.57 out of
retained earnings and as a dividend of CHF 2.43 out of reserves
from capital contributions. In 2013 as a par value reduction and
as a dividend out of reserves from capital contributions. In
2012 and 2011 as a dividend out of reserves from capital
contributions. In 2010 as a par value reduction. |