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Ambu Q1 2018/19 EBIT Rises To DKK 112 Million


Thursday, 31 Jan 2019 

Jan 31 (Reuters) - Ambu A/S ::REG-AMBU A/S: INTERIM REPORT FOR Q1 2018/19.REG-AMBU A/S: INTERIM REPORT FOR Q1 2018/19.IN Q1, AMBU REALISED ORGANIC GROWTH OF 15% AND A 43% INCREASE IN SALES OF ENDOSCOPES TO 149,000 UNITS..OUTLOOK FOR FINANCIAL YEAR ANNOUNCED IN ANNUAL REPORT FOR 2017/18 ON 13 NOVEMBER 2018 IS MAINTAINED.REVENUE OF DKK 656M (DKK 553M) WAS POSTED FOR Q1.Q1 2018/19 EBIT DKK 112 MILLION VERSUS DKK 91 MILLION YEAR AGO.SALES OF ENDOSCOPES IN Q1 REACHED 149,000 UNITS (104,000 UNITS), UP 43% RELATIVE TO Q1 LAST YEAR.."WE ARE SEEING AN INCREASING EFFECT OF APPROX. 50 EXTRA SALES REPRESENTATIVES HIRED IN USA OVER PAST YEAR".