Axis' growth keeps pace with the market - Year-end report 2007

Lund, 2008-Jan-31
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• Net sales during the year amounted to SEK 1,671M (1 202)
• Operating profit during the year totaled SEK 368 M (223).
• Profit before tax during the year amounted to SEK 367 M (222).
• Profit after tax during the year totaled SEK 259 M (157).
• Earnings per share during the year amounted to SEK 3.73 (2.28).
• The Board of Directors proposes a dividend of SEK 4.50 (3.00) per share, of which SEK 3.25 (2.25) is an extra dividend.


“2007 was yet another successful year for Axis. Sales increased by 39 percent to SEK 1,671 M. The Video product area accounted for SEK 1,530 M of sales, corresponding to growth of 44 percent. Axis installed network video products within all customer segments during the year.”
Ray Mauritsson, President

The slide presentation is available on: www.axis.com/corporate/investor/interim_report.htm

Invitation to telephone conference
Time: Thursday, January 31, at 10 a.m. CET.
To join the conference: Dial: + 46 (0)8 5052 0110, Access code: Axis Communications
Axis AB participants: Ray Mauritsson, CEO and Fredrik Sjöstrand, CFO.

A recorded version of the presentation will be available for five working days on:
+46 (0)8 5052 0333, Access Code: 781750

About Axis Communications

Axis is an IT company offering network video solutions for professional installations. The company is the global market leader in network video, driving the ongoing shift from analog to digital video surveillance. Axis products and solutions focus on security surveillance and remote monitoring, and are based on innovative, open technology platforms.

Axis is a Swedish-based company, operating worldwide with offices in 18 countries and cooperating with partners in more than 70 countries. Founded in 1984, Axis is listed on the OMX Nordic Exchange, Large Cap and Information Technology. For more information about Axis, please visit our website at www.axis.com.