Summary Income Statement

 Year ended 30 April 2017/18 £m 2016/17 £m
Revenue 5,765 4,781
Adjusted operating profit* 530 443
Adjusted return on sales* 9.2%  9.3%
Net financing costs (62)  (55)
Adjusted profit before tax* 473  391
Adjusted earnings* 369  307
Basic adjusted earnings per share* 35.5p  32.5p
Amortisation of intangible assets, before tax (93)  (65)

*Adjusted to exclude amortisation and adjusting items