Note20172016
Underlying
£000
Non-underlying* (notes 4 & 5)
£000
Total
£000
Underlying
£000
Non-underlying* (notes 4 & 5)
£000
Total
£000
Revenue2359,275359,275247,562247,562
Cost of sales(163,335)(4,225)(167,560)(109,052)(6,070)(115,122)
Gross profit195,940(4,225)191,715138,510(6,070)132,440
Selling, general and administrative expenses(99,613)(32,469)(132,082)(75,298)(27,294)(102,592)
Research and development expenses(14,978)(11,441)(26,419)(10,355)(10,355)
Operating profit281,349(48,135)33,21452,857(33,364)19,493
Finance income38058052121
Finance expense4(5,056)(242)(5,298)(3,200)(1,766)(4,966)
Share of loss of investments accounted for using the equity method6(101)(58)(159)
Profit before taxation776,997(48,435)28,56249,678(35,130)14,548
Income taxes9(16,865)14,413(2,452)(11,288)9,252(2,036)
Profit for the year60,132(34,022)26,11038,390(25,878)12,512
Attributable to:
Owners of the parent60,127(34,022)26,10538,376(25,708)12,668
Non-controlling interests275514(170)(156)
Profit for the year60,132(34,022)26,11038,390(25,878)12,512
Earnings per share
Basic1128.09p14.00p
Diluted1127.93p13.90p
Dividend per share (interim paid and final proposed for the year)1021.44p18.46p

* Non-underlying items comprise amortisation of acquired intangibles and impairment of acquired intangibles, impairment of investments, acquisition expenses, fair value uplift of inventory acquired through business combinations, rationalisation costs, loss on extinguishment of debt, and fair value and other movements on deferred and contingent consideration.