Gold Fields

Reconciliation of Headline Earnings

   United States Dollars 
   Six months ended 
Figures in millions unless otherwise stated  June 2021     June 2020    
Net profit attributable to owners of the parent  387.4     155.5    
Profit on disposal of property, plant and equipment  (8.9)    (0.3)   
Taxation effect on disposal of property, plant and equipment  2.7     0.1    
Impairment of FSE  3.8     1.6    
Impairment of investments and assets and other1  15.0     25.4    
Taxation on impairment of investments and assets1 (4.5)    (8.2)   
Non-controlling interest effect on impairment of investments and assets       (0.7)   
Headline earnings  395.5     173.4    
Headline earnings per share – cents  45     20    
Based on headline earnings as given above divided by 886,888,524 (June 2020 – 873,849,687) being the weighted average number of ordinary shares in issue.             
1 Includes write-off of exploration and evaluation assets in Australia of US$14.6m for the six months ended 30 June 2021 (US$15.6m for the six months ended 30 June 2020).