Results announcement for the second quarter 2013

Wednesday 24 July 2013, London UK

GSK announces Q2 core EPS growth of 4% and dividend of 18p

  • Core EPS growth of 4% on sales growth of 2% (both CER)
  • Pharma & Vaccines +1%; US +5%; EMAP +2%; Europe flat; Japan -5%
  • Consumer Healthcare +2% (+5% excluding divestments)
  • 3 major US approvals: Breo Ellipta for COPD, Tafinlar & Mekinist for metastatic melanoma
  • Q2 dividend of 18p (+6%)
  • Total share repurchases for 2013 to be £1-2bn

View full Q2 2013 results (PDF)

More details with CFO interview available in the quarterly results section of this website.

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GlaxoSmithKline cautionary statement regarding forward-looking statements
GSK cautions investors that any forward-looking statements or projections made by GSK, including those made in this announcement, are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected. Factors that may affect GSK' s operations are described under Item 3.D 'Risk factors' in the company's Annual Report on Form 20-F for 2012.

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