Quest Holdings says Q1 results significantly up

Quest Holdings SA reported an 11.1 pct increase in its first quarter sales to 96.733 million euros, from 87.097 million in the corresponding period in 2016. After tax profits soared 106 pct to 2.487 million euros, from 1.205 million last year, while EBITDA rose 29.7 pct and pre-tax earnings jumped 81.7 pct.

Parent turnover was 291,000 euros in the January-March period, from 756,000 last year, EBITDA was 280,000 euros (54,000 in 2016), pre-tax earnings totaed 269,000 euros (84,000 in 2016) and after tax earnings was 197,000 euros (21,000 in 2016).