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Wienerberger Results on the First Half-Year 2021

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Wienerberger reports record half-year performance for 2021


Highlights

  • Strongest half-year performance in Wienerberger’s history 
  • Group revenues at € 1,867.5 million (+14%), surpassing previous highs
  • Highest EBITDA LFL on record € 308.4 million (+21%)


Outlook 2021

  • Continuation of positive development forecast for all core markets
  • EBITDA LFL for 2021 anticipated within a range of € 620 to 640 million 
  • Acquisition of FloPlast and Cork Plastics is another step towards our transformation into a full-range provider of sustainable solutions 

Key Figures

Earnings Data

Earnings Data        1-6/2021        1-6/2020 Chg. in % 1-12/2020

Revenues

in MEUR

1,867.5

1,641.5

+14

3,354.6

EBITDA LFL 1)

in MEUR

308.4

254.1

+21

558.7

EBITDA

in MEUR

307.0

261.9

+17

558.0

Operating EBIT

in MEUR

181.3

136.5

+33

305.1

Impairment charges to assets

in MEUR

0.0

-23.3

>100

-22.3

Impairment charges to goodwill

in MEUR

-10.7

-93.5

+89

-90.4

EBIT

in MEUR

170.6

19.7

>100

192.5

Profit before tax

in MEUR

144.7

8.6

>100

148.7

Net result

in MEUR

112.6

-29.4

>100

88.5

Earnings per share

in EUR

1.00

-0.26

>100

0.79

Free cash flow 2)

in MEUR

44.2

-60.0

>100

397.3

Maintenance capex

in MEUR

43.3

46.1

-6

125.9

Special capex

in MEUR

32.0

21.9

+46

75.2

Ø Employees

in FTE

17,180

16,360

+5

16,619

Balance Sheet Data

Balance Sheet Data          30/6/2021       31/12/2020 Chg. in %

Equity 3)

in MEUR

1,834.7

1,749.0

+5

Net debt

in MEUR

946.1

882.1

+7

Capital employed

in MEUR

2,752.6

2,594.1

+6

Total assets

in MEUR

4,339.6

4,327.0

0

Gearing

in %

51.6

50.4

-

Stock Exchange Data

Stock Exchange Data          1-6/2021    1-12/2020 Chg. in %

Share price high

in EUR

34.14

28.26

+21

Share price low

in EUR

26.16

11.59

>100

Share price at end of period

in EUR

32.50

26.08

+25

Shares outstanding (weighted) 4)

in 1,000

112,273

112,680

0

Market capitalization at end of period

in MEUR

3,743.6

3,004.1

+25

Operating segments

Operating Segments 1-6/2021
in MEUR and % 5)
Wienerberger 
Building Solutions
Wienerberger
Piping Solutions
North
         America
 Group
eliminations
         Wienerberger 
 Group 

External revenues

1,115.4 (+10%)

569.7 (+21%)

180.2 (+16%)

 

1,865.3 (+14%)

Inter-company revenues

2.2 (+20%)

0.1 (-28%)

0.0 (0%)

0,0

2.3 (+19%)

Revenues

1,117.6 (+10%)

569.8 (+21%)

180.2 (+16%)

0,0

1,867.5 (+14 %)

EBITDA LFL 1)

219.2 (+19%)

60.0 (+13%)

29.2 (+74%)

 

308.4 (+21%)

EBITDA

220.3 (+15%)

60.9 (+14%)

25.7 (+48%)

 

307.0 (+17%)

Operating Segments

Wienerberger Building Solutions

Wienerberger Building Solutions         1-6/2021       1-6/2020      Chg. in %

External revenues

in MEUR

1,115.4

1,014.4

+10

EBITDA LFL

in MEUR

219.2

184.4

+19

EBITDA LFL margin

in %

19.6%

18.6%

-

EBITDA

in MEUR

220.3

191.0

+15

EBITDA margin

in %

19.8%

18.8%

-

Operating EBIT

in MEUR

139.2

107.6

+29

Capital employed

in MEUR

1,817.3

1,872.3

-3

Total investments

in MEUR

50.4

44.8

+13

Ø Employees

in FTE

12,312

11,775

+5

Wienerberger Piping Solutions

Wienerberger Piping Solutions                                                         1-6/2021       1-6/2020    Chg. in %

External revenues

                       in MEUR

569.7

470.3

+21

EBITDA LFL

in MEUR

60.0

53.0

+13

EBITDA LFL margin

in %

10.5%

11.4%

-

EBITDA

in MEUR

60.9

53.4

+14

EBITDA margin

in %

10.7%

11.4%

-

Operating EBIT

in MEUR

28.8

26.5

+9

Capital employed

in MEUR

621.9

583.7

+7

Total investments

in MEUR

19.3

18.0

+7

Ø Employees

in FTE

3,436

3,265

+5

North America

North America                                         1-6/2021        1-6/2020    Chg. in %

External revenues

in MEUR

180.2

154.9

+16

EBITDA LFL

in MEUR

29.2

16.8

+74

EBITDA LFL margin

in %

14.9%

10.8%

-

EBITDA

in MEUR

25.7

17.4

+48

EBITDA margin

in %

14.3%

11.2%

-

Operating EBIT

in MEUR

13.4

2.4

>100

Capital employed

in MEUR

313.3

312.2

0

Total investments

in MEUR

5.5

5.2

+7

Ø Employees

in FTE

1,432

1,320

+8

Further information can be found in the Report on the First Half-Year 2021 (available as download). 

Our reports are produced in-house using firesys

Explanatory notes to the data: Rounding differences may arise from the automatic processing of data