SCA's results for the first quarter 2012 was weaker than expected The share for SCA B fell 7.73 percent to 105 Swedish crowns today at the Stockholm Stock Exchange.
Operating profit, excluding items affecting comparability, rose 4% Net sales increased by 1% (4% excl exchange rate effects and divestments) to SEK 19,490m (19,231). Operating profit excl items affecting comparability rose 4% (7% excl divestments) to SEK 1,834m (1,767). Earnings per share amounted to SEK 1.73 (1.89). Cash flow from current operations was SEK 1,301m (446).