Dividend per share shows 410 cents for the year 2016 and whereas it was 203 cents only in the year of 2014. Such increase in double of dividend will be great encouragement for the shareholders to make investment more with the company. Perhaps it may be life time history of the company. The payment of ordinary dividend share seems increase for the last five years. During the year 2012, the company paid 127.0 cents per share whereas 410 cents paid for the financial year 2016. It shows that the item of dividend is in the manner of upcoming behaviour. The increase in ordinary shares very little. Still the company able to pay the dividend with the increase of 102.0%. Interestingly, the payout ratio is in the mode of deceasing line i.e. 70.6% whereas it was 75% in the year o 2015.
The increase in current assets goes to $295 million. Simultaneously, it reflects an increase in the working capital. Around 57% of increase shown in the current assets. On the other hand, the portion of current liabilities also increased. The ratio of current assets to current liabilities for the year 2016 is 1.53 and whereas it was only 2.38 in 2012.
There is an increase of Goodwill and the year 2016 shows balance as 20,032 million while comparing with the year of 2015. In fact Goodwill is nothing but an invisible loss. The measurement of goodwill happens in excess of the purchase consideration where there is business acquisition or transfer. The continuance of such goodwill should be withdrawn systematically。
The Net profit for the year 2016 is 100,020 million. No doubt that it is an tremendous growth comparing with the earlier years. One of the reasons is the lower of Net interest expenses that might result non-payment of interest to the stakeholders or there may be payment of principal amount to the Debenture holders or preference holders. However the Net debt shows of 17,793 million which is a high increase while comparing with the year of 2014. The Net debt for 2014 is 7,069 million. It means that the debt that was collected during the financial year of 2016 was around 10,000 million and there is a huge payment of interest during the financial year of 2017.