* Underlying EPS increased by 42%, reflecting the growth in Underlying Trading Profit
, together with the benefit of the tax rate reducing from 34% to 24%.
margin expectations, however, have been retained at between 22.8% and 23.2%.
The UK now accounts for just 5% of group trading profit
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Rupert Soames, chief executive of Serco, said: "Notwithstanding the well-flagged decline in profits compared with the first half of 2016, trading in the first half of 2017 keeps us on track to achieve our expectations for the full year, and represents an improvement in underlying trading profit
on the second half of 2016."
Nampaks plastics business increased trading profit
by 20 percent on increased revenues and good cost control, while the paper business increased trading profit
by 34 percent.
However, it is financial performance--and growing trading profit
in particular --that validates whether a practice is performing well to prospective buyers.
One title win, managing director Ross McArthur said: "After a difficult trading year ending 31 May 2015, it is anticipated our club will make a small trading profit
this current financial year.
The society has revealed sales in continuing activities of PS670 million for the year to January 26, up 2.9 per cent, on the year before, while trading profit
in continuing businesses, before exceptional items, rose by 3.4 per cent to PS24.3 million.
Fiat sharply cut its group targets for the next two years on Tuesday, saying languishing sales in austerity-hit Europe may mean its trading profit
in 2014 is a third lower than it targeted two years ago.
In Britain the group's trading profit
increased 3.8 per cent to £2.5 billion, while in Asia trading profit
rose 29.5 per cent to £570 million.
Net sales for the six months ended June 30 rose 7.1% to 13.6 billion euros ($17.6 billion), while trading profit
grew 12% to 541 million euros ($699.7 million).