Investment Matters

Pop quiz

Here is an overview of the results of two companies this reporting season - let us call them A and B:


  Company A Company B
Underlying Profit +30.3% -4.9%
Statutory Profit +30.2% -792%
EPS (underlying) circa +30% -5.4%
EPS (Stat) circa +30% a very large fall


The question - which company share price fell (-7%), and which increased (nearly 3%) after their results were released?