Riyadh – Mubasher: Southern Province Cement Company’s shareholders nodded to the recommendation of distributing 25% of the capital as cash dividends for the second half (H2) of 2020.
The company will pay SAR 2.5 per share to the eligible shareholders as of 25 April, at a total value of SAR 350 million, according to a disclosure to Tadawul on Monday.
Southern Province Cement has paid out 22.5% of the capital as dividends for the first half of 2020. The payout amounted to SAR 2.25 per share at a total value of SAR 315 million.
The company’s net profit last year increased to SAR 609 million, compared with SAR 463 million in 2019.