3 August 2022 - Financial report for the period 1 January 2022 to 30 June 2022
Novo Nordisk's sales increased by 25% in Danish kroner and by 16% at constant exchange rates to DKK 83.3 billion in the first six months of 2022
|PROFIT AND LOSS||H1 2022||H1 2021||Growth|
|Diluted earnings per share (in DKK)||12.08||10.71||13%||N/A|
* CER: Constant exchange rates (average 2021).
Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen, president and CEO: "We are very pleased with the sales growth in the first half of 2022. The growth is driven by increasing demand for GLP-1 based diabetes treatments, especially Ozempic®. Our obesity treatments are also contributing to growth as more people living with obesity are being treated and the Obesity care market continues to expand. The performance in the first six months has enabled us to raise our outlook for the full year."
On 3 August 2022 at 19.30 CEST, corresponding to 1.30 pm EDT, an earnings call will be held. Investors will be able to listen in via a link on novonordisk.com, which can be found u nder ‘Investors’.
About Novo Nordisk
Novo Nordisk is a leading global healthcare company, founded in 1923 and headquartered in Denmark. Our purpose is to drive change to defeat diabetes and other serious chronic diseases such as obesity and rare blood and endocrine disorders. We do so by pioneering scientific breakthroughs, expanding access to our medicines and working to prevent and ultimately cure disease. Novo Nordisk employs about 50,800 people in 80 countries and markets its products in around 170 countries. Novo Nordisk's B shares are listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen (Novo-B). Its ADRs are listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NVO). For more information, visit novonordisk.com, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube.
|2 November 2022||Financial statement for the first nine months of 2022|
|1 February 2023||Financial statement for 2022|
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Company announcement No 62 / 2022