5 Year History

FIVE YEAR STATEMENT

 

2016

£’m

2015

£’m

2014

£’m

2013

£’m

2012

£’m

Turnover

1,069.6

1,003.3

994.9

875.2

820.8

Profit before tax

58.7

52.8

54.8

47.3

48.4

Adjusted profit before tax*

91.5

57.8

52.2

49.1

45.6

Earnings per share

104.7p

84.1p

88.7p

74.9p

78.6p

Capital expenditure

37.5

23.3

22.9

33.2

21.7

Net funds /(debt)

17.8

(17.3)

(17.0)

(20.1)

(21.7)

Net assets

368.0

332.4

302.7

273.7

245.9

* Adjusted profit before tax and earnings per share exclude the effects of net IAS 41 valuation movement, acquisition related amortisation and impairment of goodwill in 2016; net IAS 41 valuation movement and acquisition related amortisation in 2015; release of contingent consideration and net IAS 41 valuation movement on biological assets in 2014; impairment of property, plant and equipment in 2013; and impairment of goodwill and the effect of associate in 2012. These are the measures used by the Board to assess the Group’s underlying performance.

Dividends per share relate to dividends declared in respect of that year.