The data shown below is extracted from the published financial statements of William Hill PLC.
|Profit before interest, tax and exceptional items (including associates)||283.3||363.2||324.1||325.6||272.1|
|Profit before interest and tax and after exceptional items (including associates)||224.3||281.8||303.0||311.1||221.9|
|Profit before tax||184.7||233.9||257.0||277.7||187.4|
|Profit for the financial period||189.9||206.3||226.5||231.0||146.5|
|Summarised statements of financial position:|
|Equity attributable to equity holders of the parent||1,215.8||1,160.3||1,023.3||1,022.4||887.8|
|Operating profit (£m)1||291.4||372.2||335.0||330.6||275.7|
|Adjusted Basic earnings per share2||24.7p||29.9p||28.8p||27.2p||22.5p|
|Diluted earnings per share2||21.5p||23.4p||24.7p||24.7p||15.1p|
|Dividends per share (paid)3||12.3p||11.9p||10.9p||9.4p||8.1p|
|Share price – high||£4.32||£4.12||£4.95||£3.58||£2.48|
|Share price – low||£3.12||£3.15||£3.39||£1.95||£1.68|
All amounts are stated on an IFRS basis.
- Operating profit is defined as pre-exceptional profit before interest and tax, before the amortisation of specific intangible assets recognised on acquisitions.
- Earnings per share in prior periods have been restated to reflect the rights issue in 2013 in accordance with IAS 33 Earnings Per Share.
- Dividends per share have been presented on a paid basis, except as restated in prior years to reflect the impact of the rights issue in 2013.