Additional information

Six months ended
31 March
Rm (unless otherwise stated) 2023
Unaudited
2022
Unaudited
Year ended
30 September
2022
Audited
Net number of ordinary shares in issue (million) 159 159 159
Number of ordinary shares in issue (million) 185 185 185
Less: Empowerment shares (million) (25) (19) (25)
Less: Treasury shares (million) (1) (7) (1)
Capital expenditure 150 83 232
– expansion 109 74 192
– replacement 41 9 40
Capital commitments in respect of property, plant and equipment 73 35 91
– contracted 51 21 17
– authorised not yet contracted 22 14 74
Total cash dividend per share for the period (cents) 83 75 299
Current ratio (:1) 1,8 2,0 2,0
Quick ratio (:1)1 1,2 1,3 1,3
Dividend yield (%)2 5,1 6,3 6,9
Return on capital employed (%) 15,5 12,7 16,1
1 Calculated as current assets excluding inventory divided by current liabilities.
2 Calculated as the total dividend (2023 interim 83 cents per share and 2022 final 224 cents per share)
(March 2022: 2022 interim 75 cents per share and 2021 final 207 cents per share) (September 2022: interim 75 cents per share and final 224 cents per share) divided by a Reunert share price of 6 040 cents (March 2022: 4 498 cents, September 2022: 4 330 cents), being the closing market price on 31 March 2023..