Sanoma in brief

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

With operations in Finland, the Netherlands, Poland, Belgium and Sweden, our net sales totalled EUR 1.3 billion and we employed more than 4,400 professionals in 2018. Sanoma shares are listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.

Financial Calendar

Silent period begins before the Half-Year Results25/06/2019
Half-Year Report 201925/07/2019
Q2 Investor Lunch @Nordea, HelsinkiFinland14/08/2019
Private investor event with Kouvolan Osakesäästäjät (Kouvola, Finland)Kouvola, Finland03/09/2019
Basic share data 24.6.2019
Share Data
Currency EUR
Previous Close 8.34
Lost size 1
Lot value 8.32
52 weeks High 10.01
52 weeks Low 7.96
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) 1.36bn
Share
  YTD % First Last High Low
Sanoma -1.71 % 8.13 8.32 8.34 8.13
Major shareholders (31/05/2019)
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  4,041,240  2.47 
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