Consolidated income statement

(year ended 30 September)

In CHF ’000

Note

2015/16 2014/15

Net sales of goods and services

14

185,563 201,782

 

 

Cost of sales

 

– 138,149 – 145,106 

Gross profit

 

47,414 56,676

 

 

Other operating income

 

543

Marketing and selling expense

 

– 18,121 – 18,217

Research and development expense

 

– 16,481 – 15,704

General and administrative expense

 

– 11,241 – 12,499

Operating profit (EBIT)

 

1,570 10,799

 

 

Finance income

12

1,700 4,260

Finance expense

12

– 3,097 – 5,216

Profit before tax [EBT]

 

173 9,843

 

 

Income tax

13

214 – 2,143

Net profit for the period

 

387 7,700

 

 

Earnings per share in CHF

16

Basic

 

0.61 12.14

Diluted

 

0.61 12.08
Since the beginning of fiscal year 2015/16 the consolidated financial statements are prepared in accordance with Swiss GAAP FER. For comparability the prior-year results have been restated to match the presentation of the period under review.