Financial statements

Consolidated statement of profit or loss

for the year ended June 30  Note  2018 
R’000 
    2017 
R’000 
  
CONTINUING OPERATIONS 
Revenue  4.1  119 359 635  110 468 151    
Cost of revenue  (90 749 470) (83 945 122)   
Gross profit  28 610 165  26 523 029    
Operating expenses  (22 650 290) (21 038 100)   
   Sales and distribution costs  (18 559 286) (17 232 570)   
   Administration costs  (3 903 888) (3 414 113)   
   Other costs  (187 116) (391 417)   
Trading profit  5 959 875  5 484 929    
   Share-based payment expense  11.1  (99 236) (94 113)   
   Acquisition costs  8.1  (35 541) (46 084)   
   Net capital items  4.2  (203 143) 135 697    
Operating profit  4.2  5 621 955  5 480 429    
Net finance costs  10.2  (231 145) (215 723)   
   Finance income  84 542  96 752    
   Finance charges  (315 687) (312 475)   
Share of profit of associates and jointly controlled entity  52 378  25 055    
Profit before taxation  5 443 188  5 289 761    
Taxation  5.1  (1 348 749) (1 246 641)   
Profit for the year from continuing operations  4 094 439  4 043 120    
Discontinued operation 
Loss after taxation from discontinued operation  13  (529 329) (11 239)   
Profit for the year  3 565 110  4 031 881    
Attributable to 
Shareholders of the company  3 542 923  4 008 287    
   From continuing operations  4 072 252  4 019 526    
   From discontinued operation  (529 329) (11 239)   
Non-controlling interests from continuing operations  22 187  23 594    
3 565 110  4 031 881    
Continuing operations (cents)
Basic earnings per share  6.1  1 223,9  1 210,5    
Headline earnings per share  6.3  1 286,3  1 179,2    
Discontinued operation (cents)
Basic loss per share  13  (159,1) (3,4)   
Headline (loss) earnings per share  13  (158,9) 1,8    
Total operations (cents)
Basic earnings per share  1 064,8  1 207,1    
Headline earnings per share  1 127,4  1 181,0    
Dividends per share (cents) 560,0  500,0