Financial Highlights

Annual Results

(in HK$’ million, unless otherwise specified) 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015
For the year ended 30 June :          
Revenue 850.7 817.4 788.1 769.7  754.4
Property operating expenses 168.2 171.3 164.7 161.2  167.8
Net property income 682.5 646.1 623.4 608.5  586.6
Cost-to-income ratio (%) 19.8 21.0 20.9 20.9  22.2
Profit after taxation 1,591.1 1,442.3 743.5 825.3  1,902.7
Annual distributable income 467.3 450.5 434.5 415.0  375.2
DPU (HK cents)Note 27.3 26.5 33.0 24.3  22.0
Payout ratio (%)Note
96.4 96.7 124.3 95.8  95.9
At 30 June :          
Portfolio valuation 20,002.5 18,754.8 17,062.4 16,651.0  17,035.3
Total assets 20,805.8 19,631.3 18,297.8 17,925.0  17,897.7
Total liabilities 4,813.9 4,774.3 4,398.3 4,406.9  4,800.6
Net asset value 15,991.9 14,857.0 13,899.5 13,518.1  13,097.1
Net asset value per unit (HK$) 9.68 9.03 8.49 8.26  7.99
Gearing ratio (%) 20.4 21.8 21.5 21.9  22.0
   
Note :   A special distribution of HK 7.5 cents was included in 2017. Excluding the special distribution, the payout ratio for 2017 would have been 96.1%.

 


Interim Results

(in HK$’ million, unless otherwise specified)    
  Six months ended 31 December 2019 Six months ended 31 December 2018
Revenue 437.1 424.9
Property operating expenses 91.4 86.2
Net property income 345.7 338.7
Cost-to-income ratio (%) 20.9 20.3
Profit after taxation 30.7 859.1
Distributable income 233.5 231.6
DPU (HK cents) 13.2 13.2
Payout ratio (%) 93.6 93.9
  At 31 December 2019 At 30 June 2019
Portfolio valuation 19,896.1 20,002.5
Total assets 20,716.0 20,805.8
Total liabilities 4,876.9 4,813.9
Net asset value 15,839.1 15,991.9
Net asset value per unit (HK$) 9.56 9.68
Gearing ratio (%) 20.5 20.4