Eching near Munich, February 8, 2013 – Kontron AG, the globally leading manufacturer of embedded computer technology (ECT), reports EUR 547 million of revenue in the 2012 financial year according to preliminary figures, which is within the expected target corridor of EUR 540 million to EUR 555 million. The operating income [EBIT] will likely be around EUR minus 32 million. A significant part results from impairment write-offs of around EUR 19 million due to goodwill impairment testing. In addition fourth-quarter earnings were also impacted by other one-off effects and continued margin pressure.
Detailed figures for the 2012 financial year will be published on March 21, 2013 after the respective approvals and resolutions of the audited financials have been obtained.
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