Walton’s share trading launches Wednesday
News Desk || risingbd.com
Trading of shares of Walton High-Tech Industries is going to launch on Wednesday at the Dhaka and Chattogram stock exchanges.
With this, the local electronics giant Walton is starting its journey as a listed company in the capital market.
Meanwhile, DSE sources said that it has released its unaudited financial report for the third quarter of the financial year 2019-20 (from January 1 to March 31, 2020).
According to the unaudited report, Walton Hi-Tech’s post-tax profit in the third quarter of 2020 was 155 crore 21 lakh and 20 thousand taka. The earnings per share (EPS) was Tk 5.17.
At the same time last year, the company’s after-tax profit was 334 crore 30 lakh 10 thousand taka and the basic EPS was Tk 11.14.
From January to March, 2020, after the IPO, the company’s EPS as a share has been Tk 5.12.
On the other hand, in the first three quarters (July 19 to March 20), the company’s after-tax profit was 766 crore 1 lakh 3 thousand taka and the basic EPS was Tk 25.53.
At the same time last year, the after-tax profit was 786 crore 61 lakh and 10 thousand taka. The basic EPS was Tk 24.22.
At the time of the IPO, the company’s EPS has been Tk 25.29.
At the end of March 31, 2020, the net asset value per share (NAVPS) before the IPO was Tk 266.38. After the IPO, the company’s NAV stands at Tk 267.1.