Karachi: We have to inform you that the Board of Directors of our Company in their meeting held on Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at 12.00 noon, at Habib Sugar Mills Limited (HABSM), Imperial Court, Dr. Ziauddin Ahmed Road Karachi, recommended the following:
(i) Cash Dividend
A final cash dividend for the year ended September 30, 2011 @ Rs.2.50 per share, i.e. 50%.
(ii) Bonus Issue Nil
(iii) Right Shares Nil
(iv) Any Other Entitlement / Corporate Action N/A
(v) Any Other Price-Sensitive Information N/A
The financial results of the Company are as follows:
(Rupees in thousands)
|Net sales and services||7,467,944||5,919,338|
|Cost of sales||6,201,551||4,960,283|
|Selling and distribution expenses||(153,401)||(128,129)|
|Other operating expenses||(79,034)||(57,169)|
|Other operating income||74,646||41,467|
|Finance income / (cost) – net||45,190||37,937|
|Profit before taxation||1,050,016||759,535|
|Profit after taxation||755,016||534,535|
|Earnings per share – Basic and diluted||Rs. 5.03||Rs. 3.56|
The 50th Annual General Meeting of the Company will be held on Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 11.30 am, at Jinnah Auditorium, Institute of Bankers Pakistan, Moulvi Tamizuddin Khan Road, Karachi.
The above entitlement will be paid to ho shareholders whose names will appear in the Register of Members on Friday, January 13, 2012.
The Share Transfer Books of the Company will remain closed from Saturday, January 14, 2012 to Thursday, .January 26, 2012 (both days inclusive).
For more information, contact:
Cawas R. Sethna
Habib Sugar Mills Limited
3rd /4th floor, Imperial Court,
Dr. Ziauddin Ahmed Road, Karachi-
Ph: (021) 35680036 (8 Lines)
Fax: (021) 35684086