U.C.A. AG: Interim results up to 31.03.06 in accordance with the German Commercial Code (HGB)

5/19/2006, 8:00 PM (Source: GlobeNewswire)
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With sales revenue standing at € 0.63 million (prev. yr. € 0.59
million) for proportionate purchase costs of € 0.39 million (prev.
yr. € 0.31 million), overall investment earnings stand at € 0.24
million.

The financial result of U.C.A. stands at € 0.1 million (prev. yr. €
0.2 million) and includes both price gains from the sale of
securities and a net interest yield. "Other earnings" include an
overall negative balance from income and expenditure, and operating
costs amounting to € 0.25 million. The result from normal business
activity (before taxes) stands at T€ 64 as at 31.03.06 (prev. yr. T€
575).
The U.C.A. Group (including DeTeBe) recorded a consolidated EBT
figure of € 0.22 million as at 31.03.06.
The comparison with the corresponding quarter of the previous year
reflects the normal degree of volatility affecting results, depending
on the equity markets and exit opportunities.

The book value of the entire investment portfolio in accordance with
the Commercial Code (HGB) as at 31.03.06 stands at € 7.6 million,
after partial sell-offs. This figure includes stock exchange listed
holdings and Deutsche Technologie Beteiligungen AG with its four
technology companies, one of which is the listed Plan Optik AG.
Available liquidity as an indicator of U.C.A.'s internal investment
strength stands at € 24 million.

The company management continues to take an optimistic view of the
outlook through to the end of the year. For the next two quarters,
further IPOs will be targeted. For the 2006 business year, the Board
of Management is anticipating sales and investment earnings of € 6.0
million within the U.C.A. Group. The anticipated EBT figure for 2006
is € 3.9 million. The EpS (Earnings per Share) figure forecast for
2006 according to the DVFA (Society of Investment Professionals in
Germany) is € 0.59.


U.C.A. Aktiengesellschaft
The Board

Contact:
Investor Relations
Oliver Schulte
Tel. : + 49 (0) 89 - 99 31 94-25
E-mail: investor.relations@uca.de

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