QPR Software - Information for Investors

Key Figures and Financial Reports


QPR Software’s business operations consist of software and consulting services sales. The Company reports income for products and services as follows: software license sales, software maintenance services, software rentals, and consulting services.

QPR reports the following operating segments: Direct and OEM business (software license and rental sales, maintenance and consulting services sales to direct customers and OEM customers) and Resellers (software license and rental sales, maintenance and consulting services sales through resellers and the Russian subsidiary).

QPR Software Plc is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd (ticker QPR1V). The Company has one share class. The book counter value is EUR 0.11. Each share has one vote and equal right to dividend. The shares are incorporated to the book-entry system maintained by Euroclear Finland Oy.    

Key Figures (IFRS), MEUR or %

2013

2012 

2011

Net Sales

8.688

9.321 

7.539

Growth of net sales, %

-6,8

23.6 

8.7

Operating Profit

0.578

0.874 

0.755

- percent of Net Sales

6.7

9.4 

10.0

Profit before tax

0.554

0.833 

0.705

Profit for the period

0.521

0.662 

0.521

- percent of Net Sales

6.0

7.1 

6.9

Cash and cash equivalents

1.365

1.404 

1.020

Gearing

-43.6

-35.7 

-15.3

Earnings per Share, EUR

0.043

0.054 

0.04

Equity per Share, EUR

0.231

0.240 

0.24

Equity Ratio

42.5

51.3 

44.2

Return on Investment, %

18.3

25.5 

21.5

Dividend €/share

0.04

0.04 

0.03

 

Outlook

Operating environment and market outlook

QPR Software estimates that demand for enterprise architecture based business development services and software will increase in its home market Finland, as well as elsewhere in Europe. Development of operations in an enterprise architecture context, and not just in business process or in system development context, is a necessity in current competitive environment for more and more organizations. QPR Software provides its customers, through its software and services, an insight and control to various dimensions of their organizations, such as business processes, information, applications and technology.

QPR Software aims to grow in its home market Finland especially in the enterprise architecture based business development services and in the process analysis business. In the international markets, the Company’s goal is to significantly increase the sales of its innovative software products. In the international markets, the Company operates mainly through its reseller channel and puts effort in recruiting new resellers.

Outlook for 2014


The Company estimates its net sales and operating profit in euros to increase in 2014, compared to 2013.