Dividend Snapshot

  Payment date Amount per share
Interim 13 Sept 2019 6 pence
Final 10 May 2019 13 pence
  2019
£M
2018
£M
Headline growth CER growth Underlying growth
BUSINESS PERFORMANCE
Sales 3,869 4,129 (6)% (9)% (0)%
Adjusted operating profit 581 546 6% 4% 6%
Adjusted EPS 57.8p 70.3p (18)%    
Operating cash flow 418 513 (19)%    
Net debt* (1,016) (809) (26)%    
Dividend 19.5p 18.5p 5%    
STATUTORY P&L
Adjusted operating profit 581 546
     
Amortisation of intagibles (163) (113)      
Other net gains and losses 16 230      
Restructuring cost (159) (102)      
UK Pension GMP equalisation - (8)
     
Operating profit
275 553      
Net interest payable (41) (24)      
Other net finance costs (2) (31)      
Profit before tax 232 498      
Taxation 34 92      
Profit for the year 266 590      
Basic EPS 34.0p 75.6p      

2020

Date Event
24 Jul 2020 2020 Half year results
24 Apr 2020 Q1 trading update
21 Feb 2020 2019 Full year results
16 Jan 2020 January trading update

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2017