A summary of the results of the Group from FY2016 to FY2020:

Income Statement

  2020 HKD'000 2019 HKD'000 2018 HKD'000 2017 HKD'000 2016 HKD'000
Revenue 3,231,701 2,997,321 4,263,322 4,183,786 3,499,762
Gross Profit 623,815 605,276 772,043 829,197 821,512
Profit before tax 69,002 (146,002) 27,586 58,242 110,978
Profit for the year 61,054 (212,002) 4,842 50,785 100,452
Earning per share (HK cent) 3.34 (12.37) (0.33) 2.27 5.92

Balance Sheet

  2020 HKD'000 2019 HKD'000 2018 HKD'000 2017 HKD'000 2016 HKD'000
Bank balances and cash equivalent 136,915 240,320 234,435 155,485 131,848
Bank borrowings 547,224 622,863 873,757 736,054 476,896
Total assets 2,514,210 2,406,763 2,903,219 2,883,172 2,537,083
Total liabilites 1,557,751 1,541,755 1,677,376 1,573,706 1,322,987
Equity 956,459 865,008 1,255,843 1,309,466 1,214,096

Financial Ratios

  2020 2019 2018 2017 2016
Gross Profit Margin (1) 19.3% 20.2% 18.1% 19.8% 23.5%
Net Profit Margin (2) 1.9% (7.1%) 0.1% 1.2% 2.9%
Return on total assets (3) 2.4% (8.8%) 0.2% 1.8% 10.2%
Return on Equity (4) 6.4% (24.5%) 0.4% 3.9% 8.3%
Gearing ratio (5) 57.2% 72.0% 71.3% 56.2% 39.3%
Debt to Equity Ratio (6) 42.9% 44.2% 52.2% 44.3% 28.4%
  1. Profit before tax divided by revenue
  2. Profit for the year divided by revenue
  3. Being profit for the year divided by total assets at the end of the year
  4. Being profit for the year divided by total equity at the end of the year
  5. Total bank borrowings divided by total equity at the end of the year
  6. Bank borrowings net of bank balances and cash equivalent, dividend by total total equity.