The Board of Directors of Asian Paints Ltd at their meeting held today has, approved payment of second interim dividend of Rs. 7.15 (Rupees seven and paise fifteen only) per equity share of the face value of Rs. 1 (Rupee one) each for the financial year ending 31st March, 2020, based on the financial performance for the period ended 31st December, 2019.
The total dividend declared as on date for the financial year ending 31st March, 2020, including the first interim dividend of Rs. 3.35 (Rupees three and paise thirty five only) per equity share of the face value of Rs. 1 (Rupee one) each as approved by the Board of Directors of the Company at their meeting held on 22nd October, 2019, aggregates to Rs. 10.50 (Rupees ten and paise fifty only) per equity share of the face value of Rs. 1 (Rupee one) each.
The second interim dividend will be paid to the members whose names appear in the Register of Members or in the records of the Depositories as beneficial owners of the shares of the Company as on the 'Record date' i.e. Wednesday, 4th March, 2020 on or after Friday, 6th March, 2020.
Shares of ASIAN PAINTS LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.1822 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 1842.85. The total number of shares traded during the day was 51065 in over 4818 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 1854 and intraday low of 1813. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 93622220.