The data shown below is extracted from the published financial statements of William Hill PLC.

 

  2015
  £m
2014
   £m
2013
   £m
2012
   £m
2011
   £m
Summarised results:  
Amounts wagered 8,892.0 8,945.7 7,800.8 5,884.8 5,228.6
Revenue 1,590.9 1,609.3 1,486.5 1,276.9 1,136.7
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:  
Assets employed:  
Non-current assets 2,003.8 2,098.4 2,141.2 1,685.2 1,643.7
Current assets 342.9 282.2 272.7 190.0 164.6
Current liabilities (663.2) (369.8) (328.6) (273.3) (257.8)
Non-current liabilities (467.7) (850.5) (1,062.0) (564.9) (650.9)
Net assets 1,215.8 1,160.3 1,023.3 1,037.0 899.6
Financed by:  
Equity attributable to equity holders of the parent 1,215.8 1,160.3 1,023.3 1,022.4 887.8
Minority interest 14.6 11.8
Total equity 1,215.8 1,160.3 1,023.3 1,037.0 899.6
Key statistics:  
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.

  1. Operating profit is defined as pre-exceptional profit before interest and tax, before the amortisation of specific intangible assets recognised on acquisitions.
  2. Earnings per share in prior periods have been restated to reflect the rights issue in 2013 in accordance with IAS 33 Earnings Per Share.
  3. 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.