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great eastern holdings ltd (GE) Snapshot

Open
$25.00
Previous Close
$25.18
Day High
$25.28
Day Low
$24.98
52 Week High
02/5/15 - $26.00
52 Week Low
03/5/14 - $17.93
Market Cap
11.8B
Average Volume 10 Days
7.7K
EPS TTM
$1.86
Shares Outstanding
473.3M
EX-Date
04/21/15
P/E TM
13.4x
Dividend
$0.50
Dividend Yield
2.20%
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great eastern holdings ltd (GE) Details

Great Eastern Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, provides various insurance products and financial advisory services in Singapore, Malaysia, and other Asian countries. It operates through Life Assurance, General Assurance, and Shareholders segments. The Life Assurance segment provides life, long-term health and accident, annuity, and unit-linked insurance products. The General Assurance segment offers short term property and casualty products, including fire or burglary insurance contracts and/or business interruption contracts, and public liability insurance contracts; and short term medical and personal accident general insurance products. The Shareholders segment provides fund management services for absolute return/balanced mandates; and manages various products, including Asia Pacific equities, and Asian and global fixed income securities portfolios for Singapore statutory boards, government-linked corporations, public and private companies, insurance companies, and charity organizations. Great Eastern Holdings Limited is also involved in the property development and investment activities; and family Takaful business activities. The company was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Singapore. Great Eastern Holdings Limited is a subsidiary of Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited.

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Great Eastern Holdings Limited Recommends Final Dividend and Special Dividend for the Year Ended December 31, 2014 Payable on May 7, 2015

The Board of Directors of Great Eastern Holdings Limited recommended a final tax exempt (one-tier) dividend of 40 cents against final tax exempt (one-tier) dividend of 40 cents per ordinary share for 2013 and a special tax exempt (one-tier) dividend of 5 cents. Including the interim tax exempt (one-tier) dividend of 10 cents paid in September 2014, total dividends for financial year ended December 31, 2014 would amount to 55 cents per ordinary share against 55 cents per ordinary share for 2013. The recommended final and special dividends will be payable on 7 May 2015, subject to shareholders' approval at the Annual General Meeting.

Great Eastern Holdings Limited Reports Group Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2014

Great Eastern Holdings Limited reported group earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported gross premiums of SGD 2,257.9 million against SGD 2,138.3 million a year ago. Profit from insurance business was SGD 203.5 million against SGD 172.1 million a year ago. Profit from investments in shareholders' fund was SGD 48.6 million against SGD 34.3 million a year ago. Profit before income tax was SGD 238.3 million against SGD 195.5 million a year ago. Attributable to shareholders was SGD 207.8 million against SGD 165.9 million a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share attributable to shareholders were SGD 0.44 against SGD 0.35 a year ago. Return on equity (average shareholders' fund) was 3.4% against 3.2% a year ago. Net cash flows from operating activities were SGD 384.5 million against SGD 612.4 million a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment and investment properties were SGD 23.5 million against SGD 29.6 million a year ago. For the year, the company reported gross premiums of SGD 8,209.8 million against SGD 7,977.5 million a year ago. Profit from insurance business was SGD 805.1 million against SGD 624.2 million a year ago. Profit from investments in shareholders' fund was SGD 204.5 million against SGD 169.1 million a year ago. Profit before income tax was SGD 982.4 million against SGD 790.5 million a year ago. Attributable to shareholders was SGD 878.6 million against SGD 674.8 million a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share attributable to shareholders were SGD 1.86 against SGD 1.43 a year ago. Return on equity (average shareholders' fund) was 16.0% against 13.7% a year ago. Net cash flows from operating activities were SGD 1,106.2 million against SGD 243.8 million a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment and investment properties were SGD 61.7 million against SGD 71.1 million a year ago.

Great Eastern Holdings Limited to Report Fiscal Year 2014 Results on Feb 06, 2015

Great Eastern Holdings Limited announced that they will report fiscal year 2014 results Pre-Market on Feb 06, 2015

 

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