Access Bank declares 30 kobo interim dividend to shareholders, grows profit by 42.44% in Q2 2021

The long awaited Q2 results of Access Bank for the period ended, 30 June 2021 was published on Wednesday.

The financial giant achieved year on year growth in its top line and bottom line figures for the period under review.

Gross Earnings of N450.62 billion was reported for the six months period, up by 13.58% from N396.76 billion reported the previous year.

Profit after tax grew by 42.44% to N86.936 from N61.035 billion reported the previous year.

Earnings per share (EPS) of the Group increased to N2.45 from the EPS of N1.72 achieved the previous year.

At the share price of N9, the P.E ratio of Access Bank, stands at 3.68x with earnings yield of 27.18%.

Access Bank declared an interim dividend of 30 kobo to its shareholders for the half year 2021.

Qualification date for the dividend is on Thursday, September 16, 2021. The Register of Shareholders will be closed on Friday, 17th September 2021.

Payment date is on Wednesday, 29th September 2021.

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