Financial highlights

Financial highlights graphs

    +19% Revenue up 19%; rental revenue up 18%1
    47% Group EBITDA margins of 47%
    (2018: 47%)
    £1,110m Group underlying pre-tax profit of £1,110 (2018: £927), up 17% at constant exchange rates
    +33% Underlying earnings per share up 33%1 to 174.2p (2018:127.5p)
    £797m Post-tax profit of £797m
    £1.6bn invested in the business
    (2018: £1.2bn)
    £368m free cash flow generation
    (2018: £386m outflow)
    1.8x net debt to EBITDA leverage1 of 1.8 times (2018: 1.6 times)
    £622m £622m spent on bolt-on acquisitions (2018: £392m) and 74 greenfield locations opened
    40.0p proposed final dividend of 33.5p, making 40.0p for the full year, up 21%
    (2018: 33.0p)
1 At constant exchange rates.

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