Frequently Asked Questions
WHERE IS CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS OF SABIC?
SABIC is headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
WHEN WAS THE COMPANY INCORPORATED AND REGISTERED?
SABIC was incorporated pursuant to Royal Decree No. M 66 dated 13/9/1396H (corresponding to September 6, 1976) and was registered as a Saudi joint stock corporation under commercial registration No. 10813 on 14/1/139.
IS SABIC A PUBLIC COMPANY?
Yes, SABIC is a public company listed on the Tadawul Stock Exchange – TASI – of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Saudi Aramco owns 70% of the company’s shares, and private investors in Saudi Arabia, the GCC countries , the Qualified Foreign Investor (QFI) and the authorized persons to enter into Swap agreements hold the rest.
WHAT IS THE COMPANY'S FISCAL YEAR-END?
The fiscal year end is 31st of December.
IS SABIC RATED FROM ANY CREDIT RATING AGENCY?
SABIC has solicited ratings of Standard and Poors, Moody’s and Fitch. See SABIC ratings as well as the latest rating reports here.
WHEN ARE SABIC’S EARNINGS ANNOUNCEMENT DATES?
SABIC has been announcing earnings results within a period not exceeding 30 days after the end of the financial period for the quarterly results, and within a period not exceeding three months after the end of the financial period for the annual results.
HOW CAN I RECEIVE A COPY OF SABIC’S LATEST ANNUAL REPORT?
You can download it from our website by clicking here.
STOCK AND DIVIDEND INFORMATION
HOW CAN I BUY AND SELL SABIC SHARES?
Through any Market institutions that have been licensed by the Capital Market Authority.
ON WHAT STOCK EXCHANGES IS SABIC LISTED?
SABIC common stock is listed on the Tadawul Exchange (TASI).
HOW CAN I GET THE CURRENT SABIC STOCK PRICE AND HISTORICAL PRICES?
Current and historical stock price information is available on our website at this link.
WHAT IS THE STOCK SYMBOL FOR SABIC COMMON STOCK?
SABIC’s ticker at Tadawul Stock Exchange is “2010”.
CAN I BUY AND SELL SABIC SHARES THROUGH THE INTERNET?
Yes, if you have a portfolio at any Market institutions that have been licensed by the Capital Market Authority and access through their internet portal.
WHO CAN OWN SABIC SHARES?
All Saudis and GCC citizens, foreign residents, the Qualified Foreign Investor (QFI) and the authorized persons to enter into Swap agreements can own SABIC shares.
HOW SABIC SHARE DIVIDENDS ARE DISTRIBUTED?
Dividends are distributed biannually through any bank, and by direct credit to your account.
HOW CAN I RENEW SABIC SHARES CERTIFICATE?
SABIC Shares Certificate is no longer renewable. The “Certificate” has been replaced by a “Portfolio”.
CAN I ASSIGN MY SABIC SHARES TO A THIRD PARTY?
Yes, you can assign them to first degree relatives (father, mother, son, daughter).
WHEN WAS SABIC LAST STOCK SPLIT?
- The last stock split was in 2005.
- In 2008, there was an increase in capital by distributing stock dividend.
WHAT IS SABIC’S DIVIDEND POLICY?
Future dividends are at the discretion of the Board of Directors. However, SABIC endeavors to pay a consistent growing dividend.
CAN I PRINT OR DOWNLOAD A COPY OF THE ANNUAL MEETING MATERIALS?
Yes, copies of SABIC’s most recent Annual Report and Corporate Brochure are available on our website.
HOW DO I REQUEST PAPER COPIES OF THE ANNUAL MEETING MATERIALS?
Registered shareholders will automatically receive paper copies of annual meeting materials unless they specifically request electronic delivery. However, you may request hard copies of our annual report and corporate brochure by calling SABIC's Investor Relations Department. Click here to view IR contact details.