NOVATEK is going to call a special meeting Oct. 22, the company informed.
The holders should approve IH 2013-dividends. 10.323bn rub. are assumed to be spent on the payment which is 13.3% higher prior year figures. The IH 2012 dividends demanded 9.109bn rub. (3 rub./pcs).
NOVATEK (TIN 6316031581) is ranked as the second producer of natural gas in Russia after Gazprom. The fields are located in Yamalo-Nenetsky reg. The stocks are under trading on LSE. It managed to increase the proved reserves (SEC) by 38.1% to 6.853bn barrels.
In 2012 the sales were pushed up 9.7% to 58.9bn m3 due to the growth of the output. The corrected 2012 net profit received by the holders (IAS) increased 22.6% to 69.5bn rub.; revenues from sales being up 20.4% to 211bn rub. from 175.3bn rub in 2011.
The IQ 2013 net profit (IAS) climbed up 7% to 22.698bn rub. from 21.239bn rub. prior year; revenues from sales increased 48.9% to 80.6bn rub. from 54.1bn rub.