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Dividends

Dividends
Reporting period Number Declaration date Payment date Amount (cents per share)
December 2019
67 11 March 2020 20 April 2020 620
June 2019 66 13 August 2019 16 September 2019 505
December 2018 65 11 March 2019 15 April 2019 620
June 2018 64 6 August 2018 17 September 2018 490
December 2017 63 1 March 2018 16 April 2018 595
  • Key dates

    December

    31 Financial year end

    March 2021

    16 FY20 results announcement*

    June 2021 

    04 Annual general meeting*

    August 2021

    12 Announcement of the 2021  interim results*

    * Please note that these dates are provisional and are subject to change
  • Absa Group ordinary share dividends

    Reporting period Number Declaration date Payment date Amount (cents per share)
      June 2020    68  24 August 2020  21 September 2020 -

    December 2019

    67

    11 March 2020

    20 April 2020

    620

    June 2019

    66

    13 August 2019

    16 September 2019

    505

    December 2018

    65

    11 March 2019

    15 April 2019

    620

    June 2018

    64

    1 August 2018

    17 September 2018

    490

    December 2017

    63

    1 March 2018

    16 April 2018

    595

    June 2017

    62

    28 July 2017

    11 September 2017

    475

    December 2016

    61

    23 February 2017

    10 April 2017

    570

    June 2016

    60

    29 July 2016

    12 September 2016

    460

    December 2015

    59

    1 March 2016

    11 April 2016

    550

    June 2015

    58

    29 July 2015

    14 September 2015

    450

    December 2014

    57

    3 March 2015

    20 April 2015

    525

    June 2014

    56

    30 July 2014

    15 September 2014

    400

    December 2013

    55

    11 February 2014

    7 April 2014

    470

    June 2013 (special)

    1

    30 July 2013

    25 November 2013

    708

    June 2013

    54

    30 July  2013

    16 September 2013

    350

    December 2012

    53

    12 February 2013

    8 April 2013

    369

    December 2012

    52

    27 July 2012

    10 September 2012

    315

    December 2011

    51

    10 February 2012

    2 April 2012

    392

    June 2011

    50

    2 August 2011

    29 August 2011

    292

    December 2010

    49

    15 February 2011

    14 March 2011

    230

    June 2010

    48

    5 August 2010

    30 August 2010

    225

    December 2009

    47

    16 February 2010

    15 March 2010

    220

    June 2009

    46

    3 August 2009

    31 August 2009

    225

    December 2008

    45

    9 February 2009

    9 March 2009

    330

    June 2008

    44

    7 August 2008

    1 September 2008

    265

    December 2007

    43

    19 February 2008

    17 March 2008

    320

    June 2007

    42

    2 August 2007

    3 September 2007

    240

    December 2006

    41

    20 February 2007

    19 March 2007

    265

    June 2006

    40

    3 August 2006

    4 September 2006

    208

    December 2005

    39

    21 February 2006

    20 March 2006

    135

    Septemeber 2005

    38

    21 November 2005

    27 December 2005

    160

    March 2005

    37

    9 May 2005

    27 June 2005

    200

  • Absa Bank preference share dividends

    Reporting period Number Declaration date Payment date Cents per share
       June 2020     29    24 August 2020    21 September 2020   2192.82

    December 2019

     28

    11 March 2020

    20 April 2020

    3469.32

    June 2019

     27

    13 August 2019

    16 September 2019

    3 595.99

    December 2018

    26

    11 March 2019

    15 April 2019

    3 542.69

    June 2018

    25

    6 August 2018

    17 September 2018

    3 542.67

    December 2017

    24

    1 March 2018

    28 July 2018

    3 558.01

    June 2017

    23

    28 July 2017

    11 September 2017

    3 685.0

    December 2016

    22

    23 February 2017

    10 April 2017

    3 644,7

    June 2016

    21

    29 July 2016

    12 September 2016

    3 696,5

    December 2015

    20

    1 March 2016

    11 April 2016

    3 395,4

    June 2015

    19

    29 July 2015

    14 September 2015

    3 282,8

    December 2014

    18

    2 March 2015

    30 March 2015

    3 210,9

    June 2014

    17

    30 July 2014

    15 September 2015

    3 197,5

    December 2013

    16

    10 February 2014

    30 March 2014

    2 979,3

    June 2013

    15

    30 July 2013

    16 September 2013

    2 999,5

    December 2012

    14

    12 February 2013

    8 April 2013

    2 950,6

    June 2012

    13

    27 July 2012

    10 September 2012

    3 134,7

    December 2011

    12

    10 February 2012

    2 April 2012

    2 827,2

    June 2011

    11

    2 August 2011

    29 August 2011

    2 858,3

    December 2010

    10

    15 February 2011

    14 March 2011

    2 887,6

    June 2010

    9

    4 August 2010

    30 August 2010

    3 197,5

    December 2009

    8

    16 February 2010

    15 March 2010

    3 280,3

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Share statistics

  • Share price on the JSE

       
      2020 2019 Change %
    Number of shares in issue, which includes 4 898 026 (2019: 2 074 711) treasury shares 847 750 679 847 750 679
    Market prices (cents per share):       

    closing 

    8 530 17 600 (52) 

    high

    8 931 18 628 (52) 

    low 

    8 522 15 035 (43)

    average 

    10 800 16 906 (36) 
    Closing price/Normalised NAV per share (excluding preference shares) (%)  0.65 1.43 (54) 
    Normalised price-to-earnings ratio (closing price/HEPS) (%)  98.81 8.93 >100 
    Volumes of shares traded (million)  552.0 376.7 47
    Value of shares traded (million)  55 508.0 63 736.7 (13) 
    Market capitalisation (Rm)  72 313.0 149 204.0 (52) 
    Annual total return (%)  (0.5) 16.9 <(100) 

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Shareholders

Major ordinary shareholders (%)
Major shareholding split by geography (%)

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