Public Bank Berhad Target Price ~ Updated 21-07-2010

Public Bank Berhad (1295 PBBANK) released its 2nd quarter financial result. Making first half net profit 1.419 billion (increased 18.28%). It also declared first interim dividend of 25% less 25% income tax @ RM0.25 based on par value @ RM1.00. The EX date is 03/08/2010, entitlement date and time: 05/08/2010 05:00 PM and payment date is 13/08/2010.

Past 1 year PBBANK stock performance

With current price at RM12.20, PBBANK has 4.51% interest yield. Public Bank Berhad target price from Maybank Investment Bank Research is RM12.50 (hold), OSK Research is RM13.00 (buy) and S&P Equity Research is RM14.00 (buy).

Public Bank Berhad is a good fundamental stock. Has good earning for past several years. It is one of the must have dividend stock counters.