The Company considers paying dividend from its performance and continues maintaining its level of dividend per share.
The information of the comparison of the dividend payment.
|Net Operation Results Earnings (Million Baht)||1,653||2,180||2,859||1,635||2,818|
|Number of shares receiving dividend payments (Million Shares)||1,206||1,206||1,278||1,278||1,278|
|Earning per share (Baht)||1.37||1.77||2.24||1.28||2.21|
|The interim dividend from the operational result of the first half year. (Jan1st-June 30th)||0.60*||0.60||0.50||0.50||0.50|
|The dividend from the operational result of the second half year. (July 1st-December 31st)||1.00*||1.00||0.90||0.70||0.70|
|Total of the dividend per share (Baht)||1.60||1.60||1.40||1.20||1.20|
|Total of the dividend payment (Million Baht)||1,930||1,930||1,789||1,533||1,533|
|Dividend payment ratio (Percent)||177%||89%||63%||94%||54%|
The amount of dividend per share shown above was paid to the ordinary shares and the preferred shares amounting to 1,277,829,703 shares, less 71,350,000 ordinary shares repurchased by the Company under the Treasury Stock Project. The net sum of the ordinary shares and the preferred shares after the treasury shares amounts to 1,206,479,703 shares.