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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)

2019 2018* 20171 ​​ 201​62 2015

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

Revenues​

4,612 4,259 4,368 4,286 4,208

Organic growth

+4% +4% +3% +3% +3%

​Adjusted operating profit

1,089 986 970 950 902

​Adjusted operating profit margin

23.6% 23.1% 22.2% 22.2% 21.4%

​Adjusted net profit (attributable)​

790 682 639 618 583

​Diluted adjusted EPS

€2.90 €2.45 €​2.22 €​2.10 €​1.96

​Adjusted free cash flow​

807 762 746 708 647

​Benchmark tax rate

23.6%

25.1% 25.9% 26.8%

25.5%

​Net debt

2,199

2,249 2,069 1,927 1,788

​Net-debt-to-EBITDA (ratio)

1.6x 1.8x 1.8x 1.7x 1.7x

​Return on invested capital

11.8% 10.6% 10.0% 9.8% 9.3%

IFRS results 3

         

Revenue

4,612 4,259 4,368 4,286 4,208

Operating profit

908 967 830 766 667

​Profit for the year (attributable)

669 656 636 489 423

​Diluted EPS​

€2.46 €2.35 €2.21 €​1.66 €​1.42

​Net cash from operating activities

1,102 1,001 940 927 843