Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA / Key word(s): Forecast
Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA gives early preliminary indicative guidance for 2019
06-Dec-2018 / 22:35 CET/CEST
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Fresenius Medical Care, the world’s largest provider of dialysis products and services, has decided to update the market early on its indicative preliminary assumptions for the business development in 2019. For 2019, Fresenius Medical Care currently broadly assumes solid comparable1revenue growth and the comparable1net income to be around the level of fiscal year 2018.
Fresenius Medical Care is currently reviewing all factors as part of its budgeting process and plans to publish the guidance for 2019, at the usual level of detail, along with the company’s fiscal year 2018 results, which are planned to be released on February 20, 2019.
Person making the notification:
Fresenius Medical Care is the world’s largest provider of products and services for individuals with renal diseases of which around 3.2 million patients worldwide regularly undergo dialysis treatment. Through its network of 3,872 dialysis clinics, Fresenius Medical Care provides dialysis treatments for 329,085 patients around the globe. Fresenius Medical Care is also the leading provider of dialysis products such as dialysis machines or dialyzers. Along with its core business, the company provides related medical services in the field of Care Coordination. Fresenius Medical Care is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (FME) and on the New York Stock Exchange (FMS).
For more information visit the company’s website at www.freseniusmedicalcare.com.
The envisaged date of February 20, 2019 for announcement on the guidance for 2019 is subject to compliance with applicable laws, i.e. if applicable legal regimes so demand, the publication may occur at an earlier point in time.
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|Company:||Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA|
|61352 Bad Homburg|
|Phone:||+49 (0) 6172- 609 2525|
|Fax:||+49 (0) 6172- 609 2301|
|Listed:||Regulated Market in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Regulated Unofficial Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Stuttgart, Tradegate Exchange; NYSE, Luxembourg Stock Exchange|
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