Dividend

Dividend Policy

To maintain a consistent dividend payment and the benefit of the shareholders, the company has set dividend payment policy as follow:

The company will prioritize the financial needs for the next five years and maintain appropriate level of the debt-equity ratio. If there is a possibility to pay dividend, the company will consider paying as high rate as possible. However, such rate shall not be less than 50% of its net profit after corporate income tax, statutory reserve, and other reserves required by terms of relevant agreements.

Dividend Payment

Particular 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
Net profit(*)
Amount (MB) 1,433 2,850 2,855 2,667 2,699
EPS (Bt./share) 0.36 0.71 0.72 0.67 0.68
DPS (Bt./share)
Dividend #1 (Interim) 0.30 0.30 0.30 0.30 0.30
Dividend #2 N/A 0.30 0.30 0.30 0.30
Total DPS 0.30 0.60 0.60 0.60 0.60
Dividend amount (MB) 1,197 2,394 2,394 2,394 2,394
Dividend / Net profit 83.5% 84.0% 83.9% 89.8% 88.7%

(*) Remark: Separate Financial Statement