Bechtle AG: Significant YoY Increase in Q3 Earnings.

Ad hoc Announcement

Neckarsulm, 23.10.2013 – In the third quarter of 2013, Bechtle AG’s earnings before taxes amount to approximately €24.5 million, an increase of some 30% compared to the same quarter in 2012 (€18.4 million). Q3 revenues are at around €558 million, up about 10% compared to the previous year (€501.6 million). Preliminary analyses suggest that this development was mainly driven by the domestic business in Germany.


The group’s consolidated EBT for the period from January to September 2013 amount to approximately €53 million, around 5% above the same period of the previous year (€50.4 million on 30 September 2012). 9-month revenues are at approximately €1,591 million, an increase of some 7% compared to the first three quarters in 2012 (€1,484.6 million).


Bechtle AG will publish its Q3 interim report with the final figures on 14 November 2013.