Financial Summary

Company Background

Primary Country Listing UK
Status Full
Index FTSE All Share, FTSE 250
Sector Support Services
Activities Speciality plastic, fibre, foam and packaging products supplier

Results for year ended 31 December 2016

  FY 2016
£m
FY 2015
£m
% change
Actual FX
% change
Constant FX

1 Excluding Porous Technologies, in light of the divestment of the business during Q1 2017
2 Before intangible amortisation and exceptional operating items
3 Net income is defined as profit after tax

Revenue
– total 1,104 1,098 +1 -8
continuing1 999 1,007 -1 -9
Adjusted2 operating profit
– total 132 172 -23 -29
continuing1 109 153 -29 -35
Adjusted2 pre-tax profit – total 119 161 -26 -32
Adjusted2 net income3 – total 96 124 -23 -31
Adjusted2 basic earnings per share
– total 36.3p 47.6p -24 -31
continuing1 29.2p 42.1p -31 -37
Dividend per share 20.7p 20.7p -  
Reported operating (loss) / profit - continuing1 (50) 84    
Reported pre-tax (loss) / profit – continuing1 (63) 74    
Reported net (loss) / income3 – total (40) 69    
Reported basic (loss) / earnings per share – total (15.4)p 26.2p    

Annual Report

Annual Report 2016 PDF 1.79MB