A mine employee carrying a protecting masks walks on the finish of his shift throughout a nationwide coronavirus illness (COVID-19) lockdown, at a mine of Sibanye-Stillwater firm in Carletonville, South Africa, Might 19, 2020. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Sibanye-Stillwater on Thursday reported a half-year revenue boosted by increased valuable metals costs and a weaker rand forex.
The valuable metals producer, mentioned headline earnings per share (HEPS) for the six months to June was 350 cents ($0.21)per share in contrast with a loss per share of 54 cents a 12 months earlier when output was hit by strikes.
HEPS is he predominant revenue measure utilized in South Africa.
The corporate reinstated a dividend and declared an interim dividend of 50 cents per abnormal share.
($1 = 16.9571 rand)
Reporting by Tanisha Heiberg. Enhancing by Jane Merriman