3 Companies Giving Dividends This Week

Money tree 2 There are a few companies that are going Ex-Dividend on this week, i.e. you need to own them before a specific date this week in order to receive their dividends. Let’s take a look at three of them.

1. Tuesday, 24th September 2013

Shangri-La Asia Limited (SGX: S07), an investment holding company that owns and operates hotels and associated properties, on top of providing hotel management and related services, will be going Ex-Dividend on Tuesday.

It is paying HK 8 cents per ordinary share for second quarter of 2013 (2Q 2013). In 2Q 2012, higher dividends of HK 10 cents per ordinary share was paid out.

The company is trading at a price-to-book (PB) ratio of close to 0.82, based on the net asset value (NAV) of 1H 2013.

2. Wednesday, 25th September 2013

OUE Limited (SGX: LJ3), a diversified real estate owner, developer and operator that owns assets like Marina Mandarin Singapore, Crowne Plaza Changi Airport Hotel and OUE Bayfront, will be going Ex-Dividend on Wednesday.

It is dishing out a total of 21.0 Singapore cents per ordinary share for 2Q 2013. The dividends consist of 1 Singapore cent of normal dividend and 20 Singapore cents of special dividend. In 2Q 2012, 3.0 Singapore cents per ordinary share of dividends was paid out.

OUE is trading at a PB ratio of 0.81, based on the NAV of 1H 2013.

3. Wednesday, 25th September 2013

Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX:  S68) will be going Ex-Dividend on Wednesday as well. SGX is the bourse operator of Singapore.

It is giving out 16.0 Singapore cents per ordinary share for 4Q 2013. In 4Q 2012, lesser dividends of 15.0 Singapore cents per ordinary share was dished out.

SGX is trading at a price-to-earnings (PE) ratio of 24.3, based on the EPS of Financial Year 2013.

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The information provided is for general information purposes only and is not intended to be personalised investment or financial advice.  Motley Fool Singapore contributor Sudhan P doesn’t own shares in any companies mentioned.