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Profile of VNU





Holding group of companies active in the publishing industry. Publications include weekly and monthly consumer magazines, professional magazines as well as daily newspapers and educational publications. Also the company has a considerable interest in databanks.

Year results
in EUR mln2000199919981997
operating result515.3496.5434.2246.6
net interest-141.0-114.1-79.9-2.5
result participations28.634.517.813.6
fin. income/charges-
result before taxes402.9416.9372.1257.6
extraord. income/charges577.2-1.818.29.4
result participations-
minority interests0.0-21.2-9.80.0
net result799.0244.9250.7190.1
dividend per share0.520.480.430.32
result per share4.631.271.321.00

Estimated EPS for
2001: EUR 1.89
2002: EUR 2.13
(Sep. 22 2001)

Section: AEX Index shares
Ticker: VNU

prices, EPS and dividend in EUR

NV Verenigd Bezit VNU
Ceylonpoort 5-25
2037 AA Haarlem
P.O.Box 4028
2003 EA Haarlem
Tel: 023-5463463
Fax: 023-5463912

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Half year results
in EUR mln1st h
1st h
operating result223.7215.0
net interest-77.6-48.9
result participations17.919.7
fin. income/charges-59.7-29.2
result before taxes164.0186.0
extraord. income/charges577.9-1.8
minority interests-8.9-8.8
net result670.3110.4
dividend per share0.120.00
result per share3.010.59

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