COMET Group on plan: Strong first six months

The COMET Group as expected recorded sales growth of about 15% year-over-year in the first half of 2016. The EBITDA margin is tracking on plan. Net income is significantly higher than in the first half of 2015, thanks mainly to the absence of one-time currency impacts.

The detailed half-year results will be published on August 18, 2016 and presented on the same day at 10:00 a.m. at the media and analyst conference in Zurich (location: Six Swiss Exchange, Convention Point, Selnaustrasse 30, Zurich).