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Last $46.21 USD
Change Today -0.45 / -0.96%
Volume 2.7K
As of 8:10 PM 08/28/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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The Bidvest Group Limited operates as a services, trading, and distribution company worldwide. It is involved in motor retailing activities; selling and marketing household durables products; and distributing various electrical, cable, and allied products. The company also offers various banking products and services to retail and corporate customers; vehicle leasing services; motor, personal, household, commercial, and life cover insurance products; port facilities; air freight and ocean freight services; and logistics and supply chain solutions, transport, warehousing, stevedoring, container and bulk handling, customs clearing and forwarding, and ships agency services. In addition, it manufactures packaging products, fasteners and closures, self-adhesive tapes, and catering equipment, as well as distributes machinery and accessories to the clothing industry; distributes office products, stationery, office furniture and automation, and related technology; and provides products and services, such as print and related services, communications solutions, packaging and labelling solutions, and stationery products. Further, the company offers hygiene rental equipment, consumables, laundry services, indoor plants, drinking water and water coolers, and specialized clothing and workwear; outsourced corporate services, such as cleaning, hygiene, security, and interior and exterior landscaping; and specialist services comprising vacuumation, access maintenance and insulation, industrial painting, fleet management, and vehicle tracking and recovery services. Additionally, it provides travel management services to corporate businesses; offers aviation services; rents cars and vans; distributes food products; and manufactures food products. The company also offers marine services; and frozen horse-mackerel, canned pilchards, other canned products, fishmeal, fish oil, and oysters. The Bidvest Group Limited was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.

143,828 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/30/14
Founded in 1988

bidvest group ltd-spons adr (BDVSY) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director, ...
Total Annual Compensation: R26.1M
Group Financial Director, Executive Director,...
Total Annual Compensation: R7.4M
Executive Director, Member of Acquisitions Co...
Total Annual Compensation: R17.9M
Executive Director, Member of Acquisitions Co...
Total Annual Compensation: R15.0M
Executive Director and Chief Executive of Bid...
Total Annual Compensation: R7.2M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

bidvest group ltd-spons adr (BDVSY) Key Developments

The Bidvest Group Limited Appoints Gillian Claire Mcmahon as an Executive Director

The Bidvest Group Limited announced the appointment, with immediate effect, of Gillian Claire McMahon as an Executive Director. Gillian has served in a number of management roles within the local operations of the Group and is currently an executive director of Bidvest South Africa in charge of transformation.

The Bidvest Group Limited Declares Interim Cash Dividend for the Six Months Ended December 31, 2014, Payable on April 20, 2015

In line with the group dividend policy, the directors of The Bidvest Group Limited have declared an interim gross cash dividend of 426.0 cents (362.1 cents per ordinary share net of dividend withholding tax, where applicable) per ordinary share for the six months ended December 31, 2014 to those members registered on the record date, being April 17, 2015. The dividend has been declared from income reserves and no Secondary Tax on Companies credits has been used. A dividend withholding tax of 15% will be applicable to all shareholders who are not exempt. The payment date is on April 20, 2015. Distributions per share increased by 7.0%. Last day to trade cum dividend is April 10, 2015. First day to trade ex-dividend is April 13, 2015.

The Bidvest Group Limited Reports Consolidated Unaudited Earnings Results for the Half Year Ended December 31, 2014

The Bidvest Group Limited reported consolidated unaudited earnings results for the half year ended December 31, 2014. For the period, the company reported turnover of ZAR 104,436,524,000 against ZAR 89,641,608,000 a year ago. Revenue was ZAR 92,613,034,000 against ZAR 78,033,232,000 a year ago. Trading profit was ZAR 4,621,459,000 against ZAR 4,244,709,000 a year ago. Operating profit was ZAR 4,417,758,000 against ZAR 4,205,600,000 a year ago. Profit before taxation was ZAR 3,966,417,000 against ZAR 3,742,511,000 a year ago. Profit for the period attributable to shareholders of the company was ZAR 2,767,461,000 against ZAR 2,693,344,000 a year ago. Diluted basic earnings per share were 854.2 cents against 851.1 cents a year ago. Headline earnings were ZAR 2,840,937,000 against ZAR 2,642,452,000 a year ago. Cash flows from operating activities were ZAR 1,421,540,000 against ZAR 139,263,000 a year ago. Net additions to vehicle rental fleet were ZAR 355,067,000 against ZAR 204,925,000 a year ago. Net additions to property, plant and equipment were ZAR 1,595,229,000 against ZAR 1,446,246,000 a year ago. Net additions to intangible assets were ZAR 142,386,000 against ZAR 69,871,000 a year ago. Net asset value per share as at December 31, 2014 was 10,557 cents. Net tangible asset value per share as at December 31, 2014 was 5,782 cents.


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