Novo mesto, 30 March 2017 – At yesterday’s regular meeting of the Supervisory Board, the Krka Supervisory and Management Board drew up the proposal that Krka pays its shareholders a dividend of EUR 2.75 gross per share, which is an increase of 3.8% on last year’s dividend.
At its meeting the Supervisory Board prepared a proposal on the use of the 2016 accumulated profit, together with the Management Board. They will propose to the Company’s General Meeting, which in accordance with the financial calendar of Krka, d. d., Novo mesto is expected to take place on 6 July 2017, to allocate the Krka Company’s accumulated profit for 2016 of EUR 142,658,499.48 as follows:
- to dividends: EUR 2.75 gross per share (3.8% increase) EUR 88,722,078.50,
- to other profit reserves: EUR 26,968,210.49,
- to carry forward to the next year: EUR 26,968,210.49.
Those amounts are calculated taking into account the number of treasury shares as on 29 March 2017. In the General Meeting convocation notice the number of treasury shares on the date of the notice will be applied.