Key financial data
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Summary financial results
|$ million||2015||2014||Change||Constant currency change|
|Core operating profit1||409||427||-4%||+4%|
|Profit attributable to shareholders||252||278||-9%||+2%|
|Core profit attributable to shareholders4||286||299||-4%||+7%|
|Basic earnings per share (cents)||126.6||140.4||-10%||–|
|Core basic earnings per share (cents)4||143.7||151.0||-5%||–|
|Dividend per share (cents)5||32.0||32.0||0%||–|
|Net cash flow from operating activities||366||425||-14%||–|
1 Before the amortisation of intangible assets other than software and exceptional items included in operating profit, as set out in Note 5 to the financial information; previously referred to as adjusted operating profit.
2 Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation. EBITDA is stated before impairment charges and share of results from associated companies.
3 EBITDA before exceptional items.
4 Before the exceptional items and other adjustments as set out in Note 5 to the financial information.
5 In 2014, Hikma paid a total combined dividend of 32.0 cents per share, comprising a full-year dividend of 22.0 cents per share and a special dividend of 10.0 cents per share.