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CIMIC Group Ltd (CIM, formerly Leighton Holdings Limited) is an ASX construction, mining, and services company that operates across the lifecycle of assets, infrastructure and resources projects. CIMIC Group has a number of different brands under its banner, including CPB Contractors, UGL, Thiess, and Sedgman.

The company was formed in Australia in 1949 as Leighton Contractors and went on to list on the Melbourne Stock Exchange in 1962. In the wake of corruption allegations in 2015, the company changed its name to CIMIC, which stands for Construction, Infrastructure, Mining and Concessions. Today, CIMIC shares sit within the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) and the company is a known ASX dividend-payer.

Cimic Group Ltd (ASX: CIM) Latest News

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Will Cimic pay a dividend in 2020?

Cimic pays twice yearly dividends which, since 2015 have been fully franked. Prior to 2015, the company’s dividends ranged between unfranked, partially franked and fully franked. Cimic’s dividends are typically paid in July and October with the company’s last interim dividend of 71 cents per share having been paid on 3 October 2019.

Does Cimic offer a DRP?

At present Cimic does not offer a dividend reinvestment plan, having suspended their plan in 1996. Since that time, the company has periodically executed a number of entitlement offers and share purchase plans. It is also currently engaged in a second, on-market share buy back which aims to enhance shareholder returns and capital efficiency.