In million Swiss francs (CHF)
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%.
|Orders on hand at year-end 1)||577||565||666||579||475|
|Net profit / (loss)||145||138||168||108||-238|
|Cash flow from operating activities||309||230||250||243||242|
|Additions to property, plant and equipment||–130||-132||-147||-124||-148|
|Free cash flow||108||19||103||150||94|
|in % of assets||31||37||42||40||40|
|Gross value added||1294||1266||1256||1228||999|
|Gross value added per employee (in 1000 CHF)||94||94||95||97||75|
|Employees at year-end||14066||13412||13606||12908||12481|
|1) In 2012 change of definition for GF Piping
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.
Earnings per share stood at CHF 34, after the abovementioned one-off effect. The Board of Directors will propose a dividend of CHF 16 (CHF 15 in 2012) at the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting.
|Holding (statutory accounts)||2013||2012||2011||2010||2009|
|Net profit / (loss) for the year||77||101||79|
Market capitalization as per December 31
Dividend (proposed) in CHF per registered share *
|* 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.|