Dividends

Dividend Policy

CAO is committed to achieving sustainable income and growth to enhance total shareholder returns. The Group's policy aims to uphold a consistent dividend payout ratio whilst maintaining an equitable balance between returns to shareholders and investment for sustaining growth.

CAO'S dividend policy may be referenced at >>>>


Year Description Announced Date Amount per share
(S$ cents)
2017 First and Final Dividend (one-tier) 27/03/2018 4.5
2016 First and Final Dividend (one-tier) 23/02/2017 4.5
2015 First and Final Dividend (one-tier) 25/02/2016 3
2014 First and Final Dividend (one-tier) 12/02/2015 2
2013 First and Final Dividend (one-tier) 26/02/2014 2
2012 First and Final Dividend (one-tier) 28/02/2013 2
2011 First and Final Dividend (one-tier) 23/02/2012 2
2010 First and Final Dividend (one-tier) 24/02/2011 2
  Special Dividend (one-tier) 10/11/2011 2
2009 First and Final Dividend (one-tier) 25/02/2010 2
2008 First and Final Dividend (one-tier) 25/02/2009 2
2007 Special Dividend (one-tier) 28/02/2008 5
First and Final Dividend (one-tier) 28/02/2008 2
2006 First and Final Dividend 28/02/2007 2*
* of which 1.61 cents one-tier and 0.48 cents less tax