JB Hi-Fi NPAT is up 7.1 per cent

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by Rachael Jones

JB Hi-Fi (ASX:JBH) reports their net profit after tax (NPAT) is up 7.1 per cent to $249.8 million, from $7.1 billion of sales. Last year it was $233.2 million.

Total sales growth for FY19 was 3.5 per cent and EPS was up 7.1 per cent to 217.4 cents per share (cps).

The key growth categories were Communications, Audio, Fitness, Games Hardware and Connected Technology.

Online sales grew 23.0 per cent to $258.0 million or 5.5 per cent of total sales, as the Online offer continues to evolve.

Shares in JB Hi-Fi (ASX:JBH) closed 0.25 per cent higher at $27.96. 

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.