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Last $23.19 SGD
Change Today -0.06 / -0.26%
Volume 14.2K
GE On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
OTC US
Singapore
OTC US
As of 5:04 AM 07/31/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

great eastern holdings ltd (GE) Snapshot

Open
$23.43
Previous Close
$23.25
Day High
$23.44
Day Low
$23.00
52 Week High
02/5/15 - $25.95
52 Week Low
08/8/14 - $22.33
Market Cap
11.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
18.7K
EPS TTM
$1.90
Shares Outstanding
473.3M
EX-Date
08/18/15
P/E TM
12.2x
Dividend
$0.50
Dividend Yield
2.37%
Current Stock Chart for GREAT EASTERN HOLDINGS LTD (GE)

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great eastern holdings ltd (GE) Details

Great Eastern Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, provides financial advisory services and insurance products 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 asset management, property investment, and family Takaful business activities. The company was founded in 1908 and is based in Singapore. Great Eastern Holdings Limited operates as a subsidiary of Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited.

Founded in 1908

great eastern holdings ltd (GE) Top Compensated Officers

Acting Group Chief Executive Officer, Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: $328.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

great eastern holdings ltd (GE) Key Developments

Great Eastern Holdings Limited Declares Interim Dividend for the Financial Year Ending December 31, 2015, Payable on September 2, 2015

The board of directors of Great Eastern Holdings Limited declared an interim tax exempt (one-tier) dividend of 10 cents per ordinary share in respect of the financial year ending December 31, 2015, to be paid on September 2, 2015 (2014: interim tax exempt (one-tier) dividend of 10 cents per ordinary share). Share transfer books and the register of members of the company be closed on August 21, 2015 for the purpose of determining the entitlement of shareholders. Members whose securities accounts with The Central Depository (Pte) Limited are credited with shares as on August 20, 2015 will be entitled to the interim tax exempt (one-tier) dividend.

Great Eastern Holdings Limited Announces Unaudited Group Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Half Year Ended June 30, 2015

Great Eastern Holdings Limited announced unaudited group earnings results for the second quarter and half year ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported gross premiums of SGD 1,823.0 million compared to SGD 1,973.8 million a year ago. Profit from insurance business was SGD 139.1 million compared to SGD 228.8 million a year ago. Profit before income tax was SGD 311.1 million compared to SGD 266.4 million a year ago. Profit attributable to shareholders was SGD 277.7 million or SGD 0.58 per basic and dilutes share compared to SGD 244.6 million or SGD 0.52 per basic and dilutes share a year ago. Return on equity (average shareholders' fund) was 4.7% compared to 4.6% a year ago. Net cash flows from operating activities were SGD 394.0 million compared to SGD 311.4 million a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment and investment properties as SGD 10.8 million compared to SGD 10.1 million a year ago. For the half year, the company reported gross premiums of SGD 3,698.3 million compared to SGD 3,827.9 million a year ago. Profit from insurance business was SGD 344.7 million compared to SGD 420.9 million a year ago. Profit before income tax was SGD 556.7 million compared to SGD 524.1 million a year ago. Profit attributable to shareholders was SGD 498.2 million or SGD 1.05 per basic and dilutes share compared to SGD 476.2 million or SGD 1.01 per basic and dilutes share a year ago. Return on equity (average shareholders' fund) was 8.3% compared to 9.1% a year ago. Net cash flows from operating activities were SGD 19.0 million compared to SGD 441.2 million a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment and investment properties as SGD 20.7 million compared to SGD 25.6 million a year ago. The increase in profit for both periods was mainly because of a gain of SGD 119.9 million (post-tax) from the sale of part of the Group's investment in New China Life Insurance Company Ltd.

Great Eastern Holdings Limited to Report Q2, 2015 Results on Jul 28, 2015

Great Eastern Holdings Limited announced that they will report Q2, 2015 results Pre-Market on Jul 28, 2015

 

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