Wolfgang Schäfer, CFO
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Preliminary Key Figures for Fiscal 2018/Outlook 2019

On Monday, January 14, 2019, Continental published its preliminary figures for fiscal 2018 as well as an outlook 2019. 


- Stable operating performance in fourth quarter as expected

- Annual sales rise to around €44.4 billion (organic growth at about 3 percent)

- Adjusted EBIT for the year: around €4.1 billion (margin at about 9.2 percent)

- Free cash flow was higher than expected at about €1.8 billion

- 2019 outlook: Consolidated sales of about €45 to €47 billion at constant exchange rates, adjusted EBIT margin of about 8 to 9 percent

The Continental Corporation’s preliminary key data for fiscal 2018 © Continental AG