Orica: Interim result 2014

A poor half-yearly result for this explosives maker wasn't as bad as it could have been.

Fewer explosions at mine sites around the world have led to lower half-yearly profits at Orica. Earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) fell 7% to $402m and net profit was 9% lower at $242m. From earnings per share of 66 cents, down 9%, a 40 cent interim dividend was declared (partly franked, ex date 29 May).


SMS Code Sent…

Hi {{ user.FirstName }}

Looks like you've already taken a free trial

Please enter your payment details

We have sent you a code via SMS to {{user.DayPhone}}

please enter this code below to activate your membership

If you didn't receive SMS code please

Looks you are already a member. Please enter your password to proceed

Please untick this box when using a public or shared device

Verify your mobile number to unlock a FREE trial

Please sign up for full access

Updating information

Please wait ...

  • Mastercard
  • Visa

Related Articles