Nine months report ended January 2003

Nine months report ended January 2003

- Operating profit improved sharply, by SEK 102 M, to SEK 235 M (133) and the operating margin rose to 12 (7) percent.

- Cash flow after investments was positive, amounting to SEK 180 M (neg: 61).

- Order bookings increased by 7 percent to SEK 2,212 M (2,076).

- Net sales increased by 6 percent to SEK 2,037 M (1,913).

- Net sales of after-market products and services in-creased by 11 percent, to SEK 605 M (545), and ac-counted for 30 (28) percent of the Group total.

- Earnings per share after dilution improved by 60 per-cent to SEK 4.82 (3.00).

For additional information, please contact:

Lars Jonsteg, Vice President, Corporate Communications, Elekta AB (publ)

tel. +46-8-587 254 82 or +46-708-78 37 35

Additional information is available at: www.elekta.com

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