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Alcon Issues Guidance

Benzinga · 11/15/2022 16:39

2022 outlook

as of

February

as of

May

as of

August

as of

November

Comments vs.

August

Net sales (USD)

$8.7 to $8.9 billion

$8.7 to $8.9 billion

$8.6 to $8.8 billion

$8.5 to $8.7 billion

Decrease

CC net sales growth vs. 2021(2)

+7% to +9%

+9% to +11%

+9% to +11%

+10% to +11%

Tightening of range

Core operating margin(1)

18% to 19%

18% to 19%

18% to 19%

18.0% to 18.5%

Tightening of range

Interest expense and Other financial income & expense

$180 to $190 million

$200 to $210 million

$210 to $220 million

$210 to $220 million

Maintain

Core effective tax rate(5)

17% to 19%

17% to 19%

17% to 19%

17% to 19%

Maintain

Core diluted EPS(1)

$2.35 to $2.45

$2.35 to $2.45

$2.20 to $2.30

$2.20 to $2.25

Tightening of range

CC core diluted EPS growth vs. 2021(2)

+13% to +18%

+19% to +24%

+19% to +24%

+21% to +24%

Tightening of rang