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5-Year Key Figures

Please find below an overview of recent key financials. For more detailed information please see the most recent Annual Report.

Year ended December 31
(in millions of euros, unless otherwise stated)

2017 ​​ 201​6
Restated 1
2015

​2014

​2013

​Business performance –​ Benchmark figures ​ ​ ​ ​ ​

Revenues​

4,422 4,286 4,208

3,660​

3,5​65​

Organic growth

+3% +3% +3%

​+2%​

​+1%

​Adjusted operating profit

1,009 950 902

768​

765​

​Adjusted operating profit margin

22.8% 22.2% 21.4%

21.0%​​

21.5%​

​Adjusted net profit (attributable)​

668 618 583

​470

​467

​Diluted adjusted EPS

€​2.32 €​2.10 €​1.96

€​1.57​

€​1.56

​Adjusted free cash flow​

746 708 647

​516

​503

​Benchmark tax rate

25.9% 26.8%

25.5%

​27.6%​

​27.6%

​Net debt

2,069 1,927 1,788

​​1,897

​1,988

​Net-debt-to-EBITDA (ratio)

1.7x 1.7x 1.7x

​​2.1x

​2.2x

​Return on invested capital

10.2% 9.8% 9.3%

​8.5%​

8.7%​

IFRS results 2

       

Revenue

4,422 4,286 4,208

​3,660​

​3,565

Operating profit

869 766 667

569​

​619

​Profit for the year (attributable) 3

671 490 423

473​

​345

​Diluted EPS​ 3

€2.33 €​1.66 €​1.42

€​​1.58​

€​​1.15

​Net cash from operating activities

940 927 843

645​

​630