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Key financial highlights:
• Revenue increased by 2% to RUR 51,024m
• EBITDA increased by 12% to RUR 14,732m
• EBITDA margin grew from 26% to 29%
• Normalised operating profit increased by 11% to RUR 12,327m
• Normalised net profit went up by 15% to RUR 6,071m
• Earnings per ordinary share went up by 158% to 50 RUR
Igor Levit, CEO of LSR Group commented:
“We demonstrated solid financial results in 2009 taking into account the market challenges our industry passed through. We maintained our leading market position, secured governmental orders for social housing, refinanced our debt, implemented cost reduction measures and continued the construction of our cement plant.
Today we see the signs of recovery of real estate market and our main task now is to ensure that the company will fully capture the opportunities of the market recovery. Currently we are implementing our "Lead The Growth" program aimed at ensuring the profitable growth of our business.
We believe that our company will be a leader in moving towards future strength and performance”.
In 2009, our revenue increased by 2% to RUR 51,024m, EBITDA increased by 12% to RUR 14,732m, and EBITDA margin grew from 26% to 29%.
In 2009 approximately 70% of our revenue and 84% of our EBITDA were generated by our Real Estate Development, Construction and Commercial Real Estate Division, and the share of our Building Materials, Aggregates and Construction Services Division was approximately 30% of the total revenues and 16% of the Group’s EBITDA.
Notes to Editors:
OJSC LSR Group is a real estate development and building materials company founded in 1993 and operating in a number of complementary market segments. Its core business areas are building materials, real estate development and panel construction.LSR Group's main operations are located in St. Petersburg, Moscow, Yekaterinburg and Ukraine.In 2009, the sales revenues of LSR Group were RUR 51,024m (IFRS). LSR Group is a public company, with its GDRs traded on the London Stock Exchange and its ordinary shares traded on MICEX and RTS.
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