Dassault Systèmes Reports Record First Quarter Earnings and Reconfirms 2011 Financial Growth Objectives

Paris, France, April 27, 2011 - Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) reports IFRS unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. These results were reviewed by the Company’s Board of Directors on April 26, 2011.    


Summary Highlights

  • Strong revenue, earnings and operating margin performance
  • New licenses revenue up 28%  and recurring revenue up 32% (IRS and non-IFRS) in constant currencies
  • EPS up 59% to €0.51 (IFRS) and up 47% to €0.63 (non-IFRS)
  • 2011 financial growth objectives reconfirmed, reported revenue range adjusted for currency    
  • First quarter Version 6 contracts signed with automotive leaders BMW and Jaguar Land Rover and agricultural engineering leader CLAAS
  • Board of Directors’ recommends shareholders approve 17% increase in the cash dividend

About Dassault Systèmes

Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE® Company, is a catalyst for human progress. We provide business and people with collaborative virtual environments to imagine sustainable innovations. By creating virtual twin experiences of the real world with our 3DEXPERIENCE platform and applications, our customers can redefine the creation, production and life-cycle-management processes of their offer and thus have a meaningful impact to make the world more sustainable. The beauty of the Experience Economy is that it is a human-centered economy for the benefit of all – consumers, patients and citizens. Dassault Systèmes brings value to more than 300,000 customers of all sizes, in all industries, in more than 150 countries. For more information, visit https://www.3ds.com