Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG, DE0006916604

Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG, DE0006916604

23.05.2017 - 14:33:02

Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG: Today's AGM in Wetzlar

PRESS RELEASE

Asslar, May 23, 2017. The Annual General Meeting of Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG is currently taking place in the town hall of Wetzlar, Germany.

In his speech, Manfred Bender, CEO of Pfeiffer Vacuum, is set to touch on the business development of the past year. As already disclosed, Pfeiffer Vacuum experienced significant growth in FY 2016 and expects a further positive development in FY 2017.

Bender states: "At nearly plus 25 percent, our order intake at this point is currently significantly higher than it was in the previous year. We expect the positive trend to continue in FY 2017, also due to promising information about our clients' projects. At this point of time, we expect total sales of between EUR 520 million and EUR 540 million. This should result in a substantial improvement in operating profit. Pfeiffer Vacuum expects this positive development to continue in FY 2018."

Detailed information relating to the results of the voting and a summary of the speech will be available following the event atwww.pfeiffer-vacuum.com/agm

Contact Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG Investor Relations Eerik Budarz T +49 6441 802 1346 F +49 6441 802 1365Eerik.Budarz@pfeiffer-vacuum.de

About Pfeiffer Vacuum Pfeiffer Vacuum (stock exchange symbol PFV, ISIN DE0006916604) is one of the world's leading providers of vacuum solutions. In addition to a full range of hybrid and magnetically levitated turbopumps, the product portfolio encompasses backing pumps, measurement and analysis devices, components as well as vacuum chambers and systems. Ever since the invention of the turbopump by Pfeiffer Vacuum, the company has stood for innovative solutions and high-tech products that are used in the markets Analytics, Industry, Research & Development, Coating and Semiconductor. Founded in 1890, Pfeiffer Vacuum is globally active today. The company employs a workforce of some 2,500 people and has more than 20 subsidiaries.

For more information, please visit www.group.pfeiffer-vacuum.com

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Company: Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG Berliner Str. 43 35614 Asslar

Germany Phone: +49 6441 802-0 Fax: +49 6441 802-1365 E-mail: info@pfeiffer-vacuum.de Internet: www.pfeiffer-vacuum.de ISIN: DE0006916604 WKN: 691660 Listed: Regulated Market in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Regulated Unofficial Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Stuttgart, Tradegate Exchange   End of News DGAP News Service

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