Amanah Saham Nasional Bhd (ASNB), announced a dividend of 6.8 sen per unit for the Amanah Saham Malaysia for the financial year ending 31st March, 2013. The dividend comprises of 6.5 sen normal dividend and 0.3 sen special dividend.
The dividend is an increase of 0.3 sen per unit compared with the 6.5 sen dividend given in 2012. Kindly refer to “Historical ASM Dividend Rate” for previous year dividend.
The dividend will involve a payout of RM913.85 million. The figure is 11.6 percent higher than the payment of RM900.72 million made in 2011. Currently, there are 542,809 unit holders who currently hold 13.44 billion units of ASM.
As at 11th March, 2013, ASM registered a gross income of RM1.07 billion.