Sanoma in brief

Sanoma is a front running media and learning company impacting the lives of millions every day. We provide consumers with engaging content, offer unique marketing solutions to business partners and enable teachers to excel at developing the talents of every child.

With companies operating in Finland, the Netherlands, Belgium, Poland and Sweden, our net sales totalled EUR 1.6 billion and we employed more than 5,000 professionals in 2016. The Sanoma shares are listed in Nasdaq Helsinki.

Financial Calendar

1Q17 Interim Report26/04/2017 08:30
2Q17 Interim Report25/07/2017 08:30
3Q17 Interim Report25/10/2017 08:30
Basic share data 28.3.2017
Share Data
Currency EUR
Previous Close 8.45
Lost size 1
Lot value 8.43
52 weeks High 9.39
52 weeks Low 3.98
Votes/share 1/share
Market data
Market Helsinki
Listed 03.05.1999
Number of shares 162,812,093
Symbol SAA1V
List Mid Cap
Sector Consumer Services
Market cap (EUR) 1.38bn
Share
  YTD % First Last High Low
Sanoma 2.48 % 8.20 8.45 8.45 8.17
Major shareholders (28/02/2017)
Name  Shares  %
1 Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation  39,820,286  24.46 
2 Herlin Antti  18,711,800  11.49 
3 Langenskiöld Lars Robin Eljas  12,273,371  7.54 
4 Seppälä Rafaela Violet Maria  10,273,370  6.31 
5 Helsingin Sanomat Foundation  5,701,570  3.50 
6 Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company  3,572,220  2.19 
7 The State Pension Fund  2,090,000  1.28 
8 Foundation for Actors´ Old-Age Home  2,000,000  1.23 
9 Noyer Alex  1,938,965  1.19 
10 Aubouin Lorna  1,852,470  1.14 
Key figures (EUR million) 2014 2015 2016
Net sales 1,901.6 1,716.6 1,639.1
Operating profit excluding non-recurring items 118.8 83.7 167.9
% of net sales 6.2 4.9 10.2
Equity ratio, % 42.2 39.5 41.0
Number of employees at the end of the period (FTE) 7,583 6,116 5,227
Earnings/share excluding non-recurring items, EUR 0.33 0.13 0.51
Earnings/share, EUR 0.32 -0.91 0.65
Equity/share at end of period, EUR 5.54 4.59 4.39