Key Financial Highlights

1 Defined as profit from operations before all interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation charges and before share-based payments.

Year-end 31 March

2018
£’000
2017
£’000
2016
£’000
2015
£’000
2014
£’000
Income statement
Revenue (Continuing Operations) 31,674 26,076 22,833 21,804 24,394
Revenue (acquisition) 1,661
Revenue (Discontinued Operations) 282
Total Revenue 31,674 27,737 22,833 21,804 24,676
Gross profit1 22,236 19,815 16,253 15,465 17,882
Gross profit percentage1 70.20% 71.44% 71.18% 70.93% 72.47%
Profit before taxation1 4,583 4,208 3,324 3,178 5,792
Adjusted EBITDA2 9,998 8,840 6,970 6,698 8,729
Earnings per share
Basic 24.52p 23.09p 18.03p 16.71p 29.96p
Diluted 23.95p 22.84p 17.94p 16.51p 29.20p
Statement of Financial Position at 31 March
Shareholders’ equity1 41,770 37,635 32,576 28,971 27,926
Dividend per ordinary share
Dividend proposed/paid per 5p ordinary share1 7.80p 7.40p 7.00p 6.90p 6.25p

1 As reported in the years’ Annual Report.
2 Adjusted EBITDA is defined as profit from operations before all interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation charges and before share‑based payments.

Dividend history

CML Microsystems Plc shares are listed on the London Stock Exchange

2018
pence
2017
pence
2016
pence
2015
pence
2014
pence
Interim 2.00p 0 0 0 0
Final 5.80p 7.40p 7.00p 6.90p 6.25p
Total 7.80p 7.40p 7.00p 6.90p 6.25p

Number of shares

2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Issued 5p ordinary shares (including treasury shares) 17,112,023 16,860,356 16,256,537 16,256,537 15,960,027