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 H1’2019 2018 2017 2016
Net profit
Amount (MB) 1,439 2,667 2,699 2,391
EPS (Bt./share) 0.36 0.67 0.68 0.60
DPS (Bt./share)
Dividend #1 (Interim) 0.30 0.30 0.30 0.30
Dividend #2 - 0.30 0.30 0.30
Total DPS 0.30 0.60 0.60 0.60
Dividend amount (MB) 1,197 2,394 2,394 2,394
Dividend / Net profit 83.2% 89.8% 88.7% 100.0%