Special dividends on the cards at Victrex

A significant tax rate cut is expected to reap rewards for investors if the company has enough cash
Thursday 14 Sep 2017 Author: Lisa-Marie Janes
Investors should be excited about polymer manufacturer Victrex’s ( VCT ) reduced tax rate as it may result in special dividends going forward. News the company’s hefty investment in R&D spending has made it eligible for the UK’s Patent Box tax break translates into a cut in the firm’s tax rate from approximately 21% to 12%, which is expected to have a favourable impact on earnings per share (EPS)...

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