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DGAP Ad-hoc - Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA: Fresenius raises 2016 earnings guidance

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Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA: Fresenius raises 2016 earnings guidance

Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA / Key word(s): Change in Forecast

01.08.2016 22:49

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Fresenius raises 2016 earnings guidance

Based on the Group's excellent financial results in the first half of 2016
and strong prospects for the remainder of the year, Fresenius raises its
2016 Group earnings guidance. Net income* is now expected to grow by 11% to
14% in constant currency. Previously, Fresenius expected net income* growth
of 8% to 12% in constant currency. The company confirms its Group sales
guidance. Sales are expected to increase by 6% to 8% in constant currency.

Fresenius Kabi also raises its outlook for 2016 and now expects organic
sales growth of 3% to 5% and EBIT** growth in constant currency in the
range of 3% to 5%. Previously, Fresenius Kabi projected low single-digit
organic sales growth and EBIT** in constant currency to be roughly flat
compared with 2015.

* Net income attributable to shareholders of Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA;
2015 before special items
** 2015 before special items

For additional information on the performance indicators used please refer
to pages 25, 40, 56f., 100f. and 194 of the Annual Report 2015 of Fresenius
SE & Co. KGaA. Constant currencies for income and expenses are calculated
using 2015 average rates (cf. Annual Report 2015, page 111).

(Financial statements according to U.S. GAAP)

Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA,
represented by Fresenius Management SE,
Board of Management

Bad Homburg v.d.H., August 1, 2016

Markus Georgi
Senior Vice President Investor Relations
T: +49 (0) 6172 608-2485

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Company: Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA
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