SPH had highest dividend yield over past year: report
Published on Mar 6, 2014 6:50 PM
MEDIA and property company Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) paid the highest yield among large and medium-sized stocks over the past year, a new report has shown.
The payout of 9.7 per cent for the 12 months ended March 5 was boosted by a special dividend from the successful listing of SPH Reit.
SPH had paid a final dividend of 15 cents per share for the 2013 financial year, and an interim dividend of seven cents.
On top of these, there was a special dividend in relation to the listing of SPH Reit of 18 cents, to take the total dividend payout for the financial year to 40 cents.
To continue reading, log in if you are a subscriber
If you are not a subscriber, you can get instant, unlimited access here