- Summary numbers: Revenues of USD 923.17 million, Net Earnings of USD 27.13 million and EPS of USD 1. Performance focus more on top-line than bottom-line: same period year-on-year change of revenue of 5.67% vs. change in earnings of -42.55%.
- Gross margins now 5.30% from 6.26% compared to the same period last year, EBITDA margins now 5.30% from 6.26%.
- Ability to declare a higher earnings number? Year-on-year change in Operating Cash Flow of -17.08% better than change in earnings.
- Earnings decline from operating margin decreases as well as from unusual items.