REA reports stronger results FY17

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by Jessica Amir

REA Group (ASX:REA) has announced its net profit after tax rose 12 per cent to $228.3 million for the full year ending 30 June 2017, compared with the prior corresponding period.

The leading property group’s revenue advanced 16 per cent up to $671.2 million, compared to the $579.1 million in the FY16.

REA says their focus on customer products and experiences bolstered their results.

REA’s EBITDA rose 16 per cent to $380.9 million for the year.

The company declared a 2017 full year dividend of 91 cents per share, that’s a 12 per cent gain compared to prior corresponding period.

 

Jessica Amir

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Jessica is a senior finance journalist and presents the Market Outlook, Market at Midday and Market Wrap. She also presents ASX company news and interviews CEOs. She joined FNN in January 2017 with six years of broadcast journalism experience. She worked as a journalist and producer with Sky News Business, ABC 1, ABC's The Business and ABC24. She also worked in regional Australia for Prime 7 and WIN News as a TV reporter. In her prior life she worked as a financial planner.