Summary of performance: Key financials

Highlights 2011/12

Operating profit at constant currency*

£3,495m -2%    (2010/11: £3,579m) 

 

Operating profit at constant currency excluding major storms and timing

£3,593m +9%  (2010/11: £3,305m)

 

Earnings per share**

51.3p +1%   (2010/11: 50.9p)

 

Earnings per share excluding major storms and timing**

53.0p +16% (2010/11: 45.8p)

 

Capital investment***

£3,388m -6% (2010/11: £3,603m)

 

Ordinary dividend

39.28p +8% (2010/11: 36.37p)

 

Share price