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Key figures and ratios

For interactive analysis options, see Key figures.



20192018
2017*
2016
201520142013
Orders received
MEUR8,4007,797
7,554
7,621
7,9596,8136,151
Sales
MEUR9,9829,071
8,797*
8,784
8,6477,3346,933
EBIT
MEUR1,1921,0421,192*
1,293
1,2411,036953
Adjusted EBIT 5)
MEUR1,2371,1121,206*----
Cash flow from operations
(before financing items and taxes)
MEUR1,5501,150
1,263
1,509
1,4741,3451,213
Net working capital 1) 2)
MEUR-856-758
-876
-1,055
-983-750-612
Fixed assets 1)
MEUR742397377
368
345317270
Assets employed 1) 2)
MEUR1,6401,3771,339*
1,108
1,0631,1511,103
Total equity 1)
MEUR3,1933,0813,029*2,796
2,5762,0621,725
Net debt 1)
MEUR-1,553-1,704-1,690
-1,688
-1,513-912-622
ROE
%30.127.732.1*
38.1
45.440.940.1
ROCE
%25.125.028.8*
34.1
41.737.736.3
Gearing 1)
%-48.6-55.3-55.8*
-60.4
-58.7-44.2-36.1
Basic EPS
EUR1.801.631.86*
2.00
2.011.471.37
Basic dividend per B share 4)
EUR1.70 (61.651.65
1.55 (4
1.401.201.00
Comparative figures for 2012 have been restated according to the revised IAS 19 'Employee Benefits'.
1) At the end of the period;
2) Including tax receivables and liabilities, accrued interest and derivative items;
3) Excluding one-time items. Including one-time items, basic earnings per share was EUR 1.17 in 2012 and EUR 1.26 in 2011.
4) In addition, KONE has distributed extraordinary dividends, EUR 0.33 for 2009, EUR 0.75 for 2011 and EUR 0.65 for 2012. 2016 board's proposal to the AGM.
5) In September 2017, KONE introduced a new alternative performance measure, adjusted EBIT, to enhance comparability of the business performance between reporting periods during the Accelerate program. Restructuring costs related to the Accelerate program are excluded from the calculation of the adjusted EBIT.
6) Board's proposal *KONE has applied new IFRS 15 and IFRS 9 standards from January 1, 2018 onwards and some of the 2017 financials are restated retrospectively.