Before trading, VCI holds 11.25 million shares of DIG equivalent to 4.7% of capital. If successfully trading the entire volume, Viet Capital Securities will become a major shareholder holding 9.3% DIG, equivalent to 22.25 million shares.
Transaction time is expected from June 27th to July 25th 2018 through agreement or order matching.
Prior to that, Mr. Nguyen Hung Cuong - Vice chairman of DIC Corp also announced that he has bought 2 million shares of DIG to increase his holdings to 0.84% of capital during 6th Jun – 19th Jun 2018.
Two shareholders increased DIG share right after DIC announced its business result of the first 6 months of 2018 with sales reached VND 817 billion, fulfilling 52.8% of the year plan; Profit before tax was estimated at VND 150 billion, fulfilling 43% of the year plan.
Leaders of DIC Corp said that the business activity in the last 6 months of the year have been implemented drastically and have many favorable factors, meaning that the ability to exceed the target is sure. Besides, it likely that 2018 will be a good year giving dividends to shareholders as expected and creating a good premise for the 2019 year plan.
In addition, DIC Corp plans to issue 14.3 million shares to pay dividends in 2017 at the rate of 6%. That fund will come from profit after tax. The company also expects to pay dividends in the second or third quarter of this year.