Evolution introduced its revenue-linked dividend policy in February 2013. There have now been ten consecutive dividends paid in each half-year since that date. In August 2017, the Board approved a change to the dividend policy of whenever possible paying a half-yearly dividend equivalent to 50% of the Group’s after tax earnings.
The Evolution Board has agreed to pay a fully franked interim dividend of 3.5 cent per share. The aggregate amount of the dividend to be paid is A$59.2 million. The Record Date for receiving the dividend is 26 February 2018 and the dividend payment will be made on 30 March 2018.
Dividend Amount: 3.5 cents per share fully franked
Ex-dividend Date: 23 February 2018
Record Date: 26 February 2018
Dividend Payment Date: 30 March 2018
|Dividend||Payment date||Amount (cents)||Franking status (%)||DRP price (A$)|
|Final||29 Sept 2017||3c||100||N/A|
|Interim||27 March 2017||2c||0||2.0197|
|Final||23 Sept 2016||2c||0||2.1037|
|Interim||29 March 2016||1c||0||1.6864|
|Final||2 Oct 2015||1c||0||1.0863|
|Interim||27 March 2015||1c||0||0.8162|
|Final||3 Oct 2014||1c||0||0.6689|
|Interim||26 March 2014||1c||0||0.9192|
|Maiden||26 Sept 2013||1c||0||NA1|
1 – Not applicable as the Dividend Reinvestment Plan was initiated in March 2014.
The Board of Directors have determined to continue the suspension of the Dividend Reinvestment Plan (“DRP”) until further notice.
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