2009 Group revenue around EUR 465 million, in line with expectations / Executive Board to propose continued dividend payout
Eching, Munich, January 18, 2010. Kontron AG achieved revenue in excess of EUR 130 million in the fourth quarter of the 2009 financial year. With this performance, the last three months of 2009 represented the strongest quarter of the financial year elapsed. Group revenue of around EUR 465 million was in line with forecast expectations. The Executive Board will propose a continued dividend payment to both the Supervisory Board and the General Meeting of Shareholders.
With a look to the current financial year, Kontron AG CEO, Ulrich Gehrmann, continues to anticipate a "level business trend". Mr. Gehrmann commented as follows: "We are currently not assuming any major moves on the upside or on the downside."
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