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2018
52 weeks
£'m
Underlying
2018
52 weeks
£'m
Exceptional
Items
(Note 3)
2018
52 weeks
£'m
Reported
2017
52 weeks
£'m
Underlying
2017
52 weeks
£'m
Exceptional Items
(Note 3)
2017
52 weeks
£'m
Reported
Revenue11,050.11,050.1955.6955.6
Cost of sales(546.5)(546.5)(488.0)(0.5)(488.5)
Gross profit503.6503.6467.6(0.5)467.1
Operating costs4(398.9)(8.9)(407.8)(355.9)(16.4)(372.3)
Operating profit5104.7(8.9)95.8111.7(16.9)94.8
Financial income70.20.2
Financial expenses7(2.7)(2.7)(2.6)(2.6)
Profit before taxation102.0(8.9)93.1109.3(16.9)92.4
Taxation8(21.0)1.2(19.8)(22.4)3.1(19.3)
Profit for the period81.0(7.7)73.386.9(13.8)73.1
Earnings per Ordinary Share – basic1040.1p36.3p43.1p36.3p
Earnings per Ordinary Share – diluted1040.0p36.2p42.8p36.1p