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In 1964, Jean-Claude Decaux invented advertising street furniture. Ever since, JCDecaux—now the global industry leader—has been the only international player focused exclusively on outdoor advertising, developing 3 areas of business: Street Furniture, Transport advertising and Billboard advertising.
  • More than 80 countries

  • 4,030 cities

  • 1,061,200 advertising panels

  • €3,619m 2018 revenue

  • 13,030 employees

Overview

Profit & Loss

In million Euros, except %, Adjusted figures201820172016 (1)
Revenue3,6193,4933,393
Operating margin655654647
EBIT before impairment charge340358351
Net income Group share before impairment charge, IFRS218204224
Organic growth+5.2%+3.2%+ 3.3%

(1) 2016 has not been restated for the IFRS 15 impact, applicable on January 1st, 2018.

Cash Flow Statement

In million Euros, Adjusted figures201820172016
Funds from operations net of maintenance costs512437458
Capital expenditure-286-290-242
Free cash flow150143264

Dividend

In euros201820172016
Dividend per share (2)0.580.560.56

(2) In 2018, the dividend amount is submitted to the 2019 AGM approval.

Financial structure

In million Euros, IFRS201820172016
Net debt as of end of period1,200384419
Equity2,4912,4122,434

Employees

 201820172016
Employees13,03413,03813,027

Liquidity notations

Standard & Poor'sBBB
Moody'sBaa2

Analysts coverage

CompanyAnalyst
Bank of America Merrill LynchSophie JULIENNE
Barclays CapitalJulien ROCH
BerenbergSarah SIMON
CitiCatherine O'NEILL
CM-CICEric RAVARY
Deutsche BankChris COLLETT
Exane BNP ParibasAnnick MAAS
Goldman SachsLisa YANG
HSBCOlivier MORAL
J.P. MorganMarcus DIEBEL
Kepler CheuvreuxConor O'SHEA
LiberumIan WHITTAKER
MainFirstJean-Baptiste SERGEANT
Morgan StanleyJulia MATOSHCHUK
ODDO BHFJérôme BODIN
Société GénéraleChristophe CHERBLANC