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Oerlikon is an industrial technology leader headquartered in Switzerland. Growth is driven by sustainable innovation across the Divisions Surface Solutions and Polymer Processing Solutions. The company has leading positions in its markets, a robust balance sheet and is diversified in terms of geographies, end markets and customers. Oerlikon’s stock is listed on the Swiss stock exchange.

We generated sales of CHF 2.3 billion (FY 2020) and distribute a sustainable dividend to our shareholders. Our net cash position and unlevered balance sheet allow for organic and inorganic investments.

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Stephan Gick

Stephan Gick

Head of Investor Relations
Peter Dickson

Peter Dickson

Senior Investor Relations Manager

Q2/HY 2021 Results

Increased Guidance Reflects Positive Business Momentum in Both Divisions, Effective Cost Measures and Recent Acquisitions

  • Strong second quarter Group results with +23% in sales and +98% in operational EBITDA vs. prior year. Group operational EBITDA margin at 17.7%.
  • Polymer Processing Solutions Q2 sales increased by 25% and operational EBITDA by 31% year-over-year, driven by strong execution. Operational EBITDA margin at 15.9%.
  • Surface Solutions’ significant improvement in Q2 order intake of +45% and sales of +22% vs. prior year, mainly attributable to capturing business as demand picks up. Operational EBITDA margin improved to 18.8%.
  • 2021 guidance increased, factoring in strong operating momentum in both Divisions, sustained cost-out benefits and acquisitions. 2021 sales expected to be around CHF 2.65 billion and operational EBITDA margin to be around 16.5%.
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FY 2020 Results

Resilient performance in challenging COVID-driven environment; First Sustainability Report published; Ordinary dividend payout of CHF 0.35 per share

  • Resilient Group 2020 performance in highly challenging end markets due to COVID-19; Manmade Fibers delivered stable results; Surface Solutions top line impacted by pandemic-weakened end markets; swiftly executed cost-out actions position company for the future.
  • First Sustainability Report underlines Oerlikon’s sustainability credentials and commitment to ESG.
  • Board will propose an ordinary dividend of CHF 0.35 per share at the AGM.
  • Outlook for 2021: Group sales between CHF 2.35–2.45 billion and operational EBITDA margin of 15.5–16.0%.
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