O`KEY group annouces interim dividend of US$ 0.05635 per share
The Board has approved payment of an interim dividend in the amount of US$ 15,162,319.90, at US$ 0.05635 per share. The interim dividend will be reflected in the Group’s consolidated financial statements for the year ending 31 December 2019.
The record date and the date of payment for the depositary receipt holders will be further announced by the Group’s depositary bank – the Bank of New York Mellon.
O`KEY Group S.A. (LSE: OKEY, RAEX – ‘ruA-’) operates under two main formats: hypermarkets under the O`KEY brand and discounters under the DA! brand.
As at 3 October 2019, the Group operates 165 stores across Russia (78 hypermarkets and 87 discounters). The Group opened its first hypermarket in St. Petersburg in 2002 and has since demonstrated continuous growth. O`KEY is the first among Russian food retailers to launch and actively develop e-commerce operations in St. Petersburg and Moscow, offering a full range of hypermarket products for home delivery. The Group operates six e-commerce pick-up points in Moscow and six e-commerce pick-up points in St. Petersburg. The Group operates four distribution centres across the Russian Federation – two in Moscow and two in St. Petersburg. As at 31 December 2018 the Group employs more than 20,000 people.
For the full year 2018, revenue totalled RUB 161,303,411 thousand, EBITDA reached RUB 8,644,008 thousand, and net loss for the period amounted to RUB 599,755 thousand.
The O`KEY shareholder structure is as follows: NISEMAX Co Ltd – 44.79%, GSU Ltd – 29.52%, free float – 25.69%.
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