Correct as of 2nd August

£m, unless otherwise stated 2022 2023 2024
Average Low High Average Average
Sales 7684 7289 8125 7972 8330
Operating Profit 395 381 403 398 419
Net interest (35) (43) (29) (35) (35)
PBT 360 351 363 363 385
Tax (89) (91) (85) (90) (96)
Net profit (post minorities) 264 258 266 266 281
Basic EPS (p) 70.9 68.2 72.1 73.1 78.7
DPS (p) 26.8 23.0 28.0 28.1 30.2

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3. The information contained in this document provides the average forecasts of the seven analysts that cover Inchcape, being:

Zeus, Mike Allen – 02/08/2022
Barclays, James Zaremba – 29/07/2022
Peel Hunt, Andrew Nussey – 29/07/2022
HSBC, Paul Rossington – 17/06/2022
Numis, Georgios Pilakoutas – 16/06/2022
Jefferies, James Wheatcroft – Rating and forecasts suspended (post Derco acquisition)
JP Morgan, Akshat Kacker – Rating and forecasts suspended (post Derco acquisition)

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