Consolidated income statement

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Year to 31 March

 

Notes

2010
£m

2009
£m

Continuing operations

 

 

 

Sales

4, 5

3 506

3 553

Operating profit

4, 6

8

164

Finance income

10

5

10

Finance expense

10

(74)

(61)

(Loss)/profit before tax

 

(61)

113

Income tax credit/(expense)

11

84

(19)

Profit for the year from continuing operations

 

23

94

Loss for the year from discontinued operations

12

(4)

(24)

Profit for the year

 

19

70

 

 

 

 

Profit for the year attributable to:

 

 

 

Equity holders of the Company

 

15

65

Minority interests

 

4

5

 

 

19

70

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

pence

pence

Earnings per share attributable to the equity holders of the Company
from continuing and discontinued operations

13

 

 

Basic

 

3.3

14.2

Diluted

 

3.3

14.1

 

 

 

 

Earnings per share attributable to the equity holders of the Company
from continuing operations

13

 

 

Basic

 

4.2

19.5

Diluted

 

4.2

19.4

 

 

 

 

Dividends per share

14

 

 

Interim paid

 

6.8

6.8

Final proposed

 

16.1

16.1

 

 

22.9

22.9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Analysis of adjusted profit before tax from continuing operations

 

£m

£m

(Loss)/profit before tax

 

(61)

113

Add back:

 

 

 

Exceptional items

7

276

119

Amortisation of acquired intangible assets

15

14

15

Adjusted profit before tax, exceptional items and amortisation of acquired intangible assets

229

247

The notes form part of these Group financial statements.