Tate & Lyle

Annual Report 2014 Corporate site

Financial Highlights

Adjusted operating profit1 (£m)

£349m Adjusted operating profit bar chart

Adjusted diluted earnings per share3 (pence)

55.7p Adjusted diluted earnings per share bar chart

Dividend per share (pence)

27.6p4 Dividend per share bar chart
1
Continuing operations before exceptional items and amortisation of acquired intangible assets.
2
Restated for IAS 19 (Revised 2011) ‘Employee Benefits’.

Net debt (£m)

£353m Net debt bar chart
3
Based on earnings from continuing operations excluding exceptional items, amortisation of acquired intangible assets, net retirement benefit interest and the tax effect of these items.
4
This includes the proposed final dividend.
Statutory results
Statutory results
2014 20132
Operating profit £325m £334m
Profit before tax £290m £301m
Profit for the year (on total operations) £273m £273m
Diluted earnings per share (on total operations) 58.0p 57.4p

Adjusted operating profit, adjusted profit before tax and adjusted earnings per share

Unless stated otherwise, adjusted operating profit in this Annual Report excludes discontinued operations and is before exceptional items (see Note 7 of the Notes to the Financial Statements) and amortisation of acquired intangible assets. In addition, adjusted profit before tax and adjusted earnings per share also exclude net retirement benefit interest. Adjusted earnings per share also excludes the tax effect of the adjusted items.

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