Investor Relations

2018 Financial Highlights

Financial Year 2018 was an excellent year for Elsoft as significant R&D efforts in 2017 successfully converted into revenue during the year. Elsoft finished the year with record breaking annual revenue of RM78.150 million, a 26.5% increase from Financial Year 2017, driven by the high demand from smart devices industry.

Below are the financial highlights between year 2014 and 2018 visualized in tabular format.

2014
RM' 000
2015
RM' 000
2016
RM' 000
2017
RM' 000
2018
RM' 000
Revenue 45,143 49,741 63,613 61,766 78,150
Profit before taxation 20,792 26,387 31,409 27,707 40,295
Profit After taxation ("PAT") 20,133 26,045 31,103 27,253 39,767
No. of shares assumed in issue (in Thousand) * 652,075 652,075 652,075 657,067 663,171
Earning per share ("EPS" in Sen) 3.09 3.99 4.77 4.15 6.00
Dividen per share ("DPS" in Sen) 1.94 2.22 3.33 3.35 4.59
Dividend payout (in percentage) 63% 56% 70% 81% 77%
Return on equity ("ROE" in percentage) 27% 31% 32% 27% 35%
* The number of shares for FY2014 to FY2017 has been adjusted for bonus issue and share split retrospectively.