organic sales growthorganic sales growth
Growth in revenues after adjusting for effects arising from acquisitions, divestments and foreign exchange differences – i.e. “top line” growth generated from within.
Adjusted1 operating profit
1,370 million euros
adjusted1 operating profit (EBIT):
up 9.9 percent
Adjusted1 return on sales
adjusted1 return on sales (EBIT)return on sales (EBIT)
Operating business metric derived from the ratio of EBIT to revenues. Also known as EBIT margin.
up 1.8 percentage points
|in million euros||2012||2013||+/–|
|Proportion of Henkel sales||50 %||50 %||–|
|Operating profit (EBIT)||1,191||1,271||6.7 %|
|Adjusted operating profit (EBIT)||1,246||1,370||9.9 %|
|Return on sales (EBIT)||14.4 %||15.7 %||1.3 pp|
|Adjusted return on sales (EBIT)||15.1 %||16.9 %||1.8 pp|
|Return on capital employed (ROCE)||16.5 %||18.8 %||2.3 pp|
|Economic value added (EVA®)||363||562||54.8 %|
Adjusted for one-time charges/gains and restructuring charges.