Sanoma in brief

Sanoma is a front running consumer media and learning company that impacts lives of millions of people daily. We offer meaningful content for consumers, and one of a kind marketing solutions for advertisers.

Our learning solutions help teachers develop skills of each child. Sanoma operates in Finland, the Netherlands, Belgium, Poland and Sweden. In 2017, our revenue was EUR 1.4 billion and we employed over 4 400 professionals.

Financial Calendar

Basic share data 22.3.2019
Share Data
Currency EUR
Previous Close 8.97
Lost size 1
Lot value 9.01
52 weeks High 10.01
52 weeks Low 8.01
Votes/share 1/share
Market data
Market Helsinki
Listed 03.05.1999
Number of shares 163,565,663
Symbol SAA1V
List Large Cap
Sector Consumer Services
Market cap (EUR) 1.47bn
Share
  YTD % First Last High Low
Sanoma 6.54 % 9.34 8.97 9.34 8.97
Major shareholders (28/02/2019)
Name  Shares  %
1 Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation  39,820,286  24.35 
2 Herlin Antti  19,506,800  11.93 
3 Langenskiöld Lars Robin Eljas  12,273,371  7.50 
4 Seppälä Rafaela Violet Maria  10,273,370  6.28 
5 Helsingin Sanomat Foundation  5,701,570  3.49 
6 Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company  3,572,220  2.18 
7 Foundation for Actors´ Old-Age Home  2,000,000  1.22 
8 Noyer Alex  1,908,965  1.17 
9 Aubouin Lorna  1,852,470  1.13 
10 The State Pension Fund  1,760,000  1.08 
Key figures (EUR million) 2016 2017 2018
Net sales 1,639.1 1,434.7 1,315.4
Operational EBIT 164.9 176.7 196.6
% of net sales 10.6 12.3 14.9
Equity ratio, % 41.0 38.2 44.7
Number of employees at the end of the period (FTE) 5,227 4,425 4,485
Operational earnings/share, EUR 0.51 0.72 0.84
Earnings/share, EUR 0.65 -1.00 0.76
Equity/share at end of period, EUR 4.39 3.39 3.73