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Share statistics

Dividends
Reporting period Number Declaration Payment date Amount (cents per shares)
December 2017 63 1 March 2018 16 April 2018 595
  • Market prices (cents per share)

      30 June 31December
      2017 2016 Change % 2015

    Closing

    14 375 14 408 (0) 16 869

    High

    14 450 15 744 (8)

    17 155

    Low

    14 149 12 273 15 11 955

    Average

    15 215 14 124 8 14 777
    Closing price/NAV per share (excluding preference shares) (%) 1.14 1.33 (14) 1.54
    Price-to-earnings ratio (closing price/headline earnings per share) (%) 16.0 16.8 (5) 9.5
    Volume of shares traded (million) 621.9 484.8 28 772.8
    Value of shares traded (Rm) 91 785.7 26 427.0 >100 111 191.8
    Market capitalisation (Rm) 121 864.2 122 143.9 (0) 143 007.1
    Annual total return (%) 6.9 (15.8) <(100) 24.6
    1Number of shares includes 680 929 (2016: 1 075 595) treasury shares
  • Dividend history

    Reporting period Number Declaration Payment date Amount (cents per share)

    June-17

    62

    28 Jul 2017

    11 Sep 2017

    475

    Dec-16

    61

    23 Feb 2017

    10 Apr 2017

    570

    June-16

    60

    29 July 2016

    12 Sep 2016

    460

    Dec 15

    59

    1 Mar 2016

    11 Apr 2016

    550

    June-15

    58

    29 Jul 2015

    14 Sep 2015

    450

    Dec-14

    57

    3 Mar 2015

    20 Apr 2015

    525

    Jun-14

    56

    30 Jul 2014

    15 Sep 2014

    400

    Dec-13

    55

    11 Feb 2014

    7 Apr 2014

    470

    Jun-13*

    1

    30 Jul 2013

    25 Nov 2013

    708

    Jun-13

    54

    30 Jul 2013

    16 Sep 2013

    350

    Dec-12

    53

    12 Feb 2013

    8 Apr 2013

    369

    Jun-12

    52

    27 Jul 2012

    10 Sep 2012

    315

    Dec-11

    51

    10 Feb 2012

    2 Apr 2012

    392

    Jun-11

    50

    2 Aug 2011

    29 Aug 2011

    292

    Dec-10

    49

    15 Feb 2011

    14 Mar 2011

    230

    Jun-10

    48

    5 Aug 2010

    30 Aug 2010

    225

    Dec-09

    47

    16 Feb 2010

    15 Mar 2010

    220

    Jun-09

    46

    3 Aug 2009

    31 Aug 2009

    225

    Dec-08

    45

    9 Feb 2009

    9 Mar 2009

    330

    Jun-08

    44

    7 Aug 2008

    1 Sep 2008

    265

    Dec-07

    43

    19 Feb 2008

    17 Mar 2008

    320

    Jun-07

    42

    2 Aug 2007

    3 Sep 2007

    240

    Dec-06

    41

    20 Feb 2007

    19 Mar 2007

    265

    Jun-06

    40

    3 Aug 2006

    4 Sep 2006

    208

    Dec-05

    39

    21 Feb 2006

    20 Mar 2006

    135

    Sep-05

    38

    21 Nov 2005

    27 Dec 2005

    160

    Mar-05

    37

    9 May 2005

    27 Jun 2005

    200

  • Key dates

    March

    1 March 2018

    • Announcement of 2017 full year results
    • Declaration date
    April

    10 April 2018

    • Last day to trade

    11 April 2018

    • Ex-dividend date

    13 April 2018

    • Final dividend record date

    16 April 2018

    • Payment date
    August

    6 August 2018

    • Announcement of 2018 interim results
    • Declaration date
    September

    *11 September 2018

    • Last day to trade

    *12 September 2018

    • Ex-dividend date

    *14 September 2018

    • Final dividend record date

    *17 September 2018

    • Final dividend payment date
    December

    31 December 2018

    • Financial year end
    * Please note that these dates are provisional and are subject to change

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Shareholders

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

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