Financial Highlights




        For the year ended Dec 31
Jul-Dec
For the year
ended Jun 30
Financial Year
2014
2013
2012
2011
(Note 1)
2011
HK$M
HK$M
HK$M
HK$M
HK$M
Turnover
17,030
9,138
7,372
3,069
5,164 
Attributable to shareholders
Net Profit
Underlying Net Profit (Note 2)

11,704
10,022

7,212
5,050

8,395
6,178

2,516
1,650

5,792
2,741
Shareholders' Equity
132,327
124,534
117,928
111,462
109,719
Earnings per share (HK$)
2.61
1.61
1.88
0.56
1.33
Underlying Earnings per share (HK$) (Note 2)
2.24
1.13
1.38
0.37
0.63
Dividends per share (HK cents)
Interim
Final
Total

17¢
59¢
76¢

17¢
58¢
75¢

17¢
57¢
74¢

-
36¢
36¢

17¢
54¢
71¢
Net Gearing ratio (Note 3)
0%
0.5%
0%
0%
0%
Number of shares outstanding (in million)
4,485
4,479
4,477
4,473
4,472

Notes:
  • In November 2011, the Board of Directors approved the change of the Group's financial year end date from June 30 to December 31 in order to align with that of its subsidiaries in mainland China.
  • To facilitate better understanding of the Group's operational results, the underlying net profit and underlying earnings per share are presented by excluding the effect of changes in fair value of investment properties and investment properties under development and their related deferred tax and non-controlling interests.
  • Represents net debt over equity. Equity comprises shareholders' equity and non-controlling interests.