CSL: Result 2013

CSL has reported a cracking result but, as Nathan Bell explains, the company can't rest on its laurels.

CSL has reported a pleasing full year result, with revenue increasing 10% to US$5bn compared to a year earlier after adjusting for currency fluctuations. Net profit increased 21% to US$1.2bn while earnings per share increased 26% to $2.44 due to the $900m spent buying back shares. An unfranked final dividend of 52c was declared (ex date 9 Sep), bringing the annual total to $1.02, up 18%. The current dividend yield is 1.6%.



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