2015 Financial overview
+3% COMPARED WITH 2014
(at current exchange rates)
Net sales rose by 3% at current exchange rates compared with 2014 (+4.1% at constant exchange rates).
Current operating income
+7% COMPARED WITH 2014 (at constant exchange rates)
Recurring operating income rose by 7% at constant exchange rates (+11.5% at current exchange rates) to €2,445 million.
Net income, Group share, stood at €980m. Net income from continuing operations, Group share, stood at €977m.
Net financial debt at December 31, 2015 stood at €4.546bn, a reduction of €408m compared to December 31, 2014. It benefited from:
• The improvement in free cash flow described above;
• The sale of part of our treasury shares in March 2015, which generated a cash-in of €394m;
• The sale of an additional stake in Carrefour Brazil to Península Participações in April 2015. Peninsula’s stake now stands at 12%.
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