Coca-Cola Amatil profit up 13 per cent

Company News

by Rachael Jones

Coca-Cola Amatil (ASX:CCL) today reported its half year results for 2018, delivering a statutory net profit after tax (NPAT) of $158.1 million up 12.8 per cent on the prior corresponding period.

EBIT is up 6.6 per cent to $257.2 million.

New Zealand and Fiji sales grew as did their Alcohol and Coffee divisions.

Interim dividend of 21 cents per share, 65 per cent franked unchanged from last year.

Shares in Coca-Cola Amatil (ASX:CCL) rose 1.79 per cent to $9.69
 

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.