Trend Key Figures

GF generated sales of CHF 3 766 million in 2013 for a nominal increase of 1%. On a like-for-like basis, corrected for changes in the scope of consolidation and currency effects, growth amounted to 2%.

In million Swiss francs (CHF)

Corporation 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Order intake3795369137343625
2906
Orders on hand at year-end 1)577565666579475
Sales3766372036383447
2906
Net profit / (loss)145138168108-238
Cash flow from operating activities309230250243242
Additions to property, plant and equipment–130-132-147-124-148
Free cash flow
1081910315094
Assets
3 1262664292528382915
Equity978979122311241152
in % of assets3137424040
Gross value added1294126612561228999
Gross value added per employee (in 1000 CHF)9494959775
Employees at year-end1406613412136061290812481
1) In 2012 change of definition for GF Piping Systems.

Net profit grew 5%, amounting to CHF 145 million after the deduction of CHF 26 million resulting from the divestment of the gravity die-casting business of GF Automotive.

In its consultative vote, the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting approved the 2013 Compensation Report and the distribution of a dividend amounting to CHF 16 per share.

Holding (statutory accounts) 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Net profit / (loss) for the year7710179

47

-118

Share capital

414141

82

82

Market capitalization as per December 31

257315091316

2163

1073

Dividend in CHF per registered share *

161515

10

0

* In 2013 as a par value reduction of CHF 9 and as a dividend of CHF 7 out of reserves from capital contributions. In 2012 and 2011 as dividend out of reserves from capital contributions. In 2010 as a par value reduction.

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