Singapore Exchange Limited operates as an integrated securities and derivatives exchange in Singapore. The company provides listing, trading, clearing, depository, market data, and connectivity services; and member services and issuer services for the securities market, as well as counterparty guarantee services.
Besides the STI ETF, SGX can be considered to be the "mother" of all shares in Singapore. Since its listing in 1999, it has been profitable every year.
Its financial year is from 1 Jul to 30 Jun. The company is committed to give dividend payout of 80% of its profit. It pays dividend every quarter with bulk of dividends paid in the 4th quarter.
Shares outstanding is 1.07 biilion.
FY 2012 results announced on 27 Jul 2012
Net profit: $291.8 million vs $294.9 million a year earlier.
EPS is 27.3 cents vs 27.6 cents a year earlier
Dividend for 4Q is 15 cents and total dividend for the year is 27 cents (vs) 27 cents a year earlier.
Share price is $6.65 as at 27 Jul 2012
Yield is about 4%
FY 2013 results announced on 23 Jul 2103
Net profit: $336 mil
EPS is 31.4 cents
Dividend for the year is 28 cents. (link)
Company website: http://www.sgx.com/wps/portal/sgxweb/home/shareholders
A summary of SGX 2013 results