HAMILTON, BERMUDA, February 20, 2019 – DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) (“the Company”) announced that, in connection with the cumulative effect of the previously announced (i) cash dividend of $0.02 per share of common stock paid on August 31, 2018 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on August 24, 2018, (ii) cash dividend of $0.02 per share of common stock paid on November 23, 2018 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on November 16, 2018 and (iii) cash dividend of $0.05 per share of common stock to be paid on February 26, 2019 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on February 19, 2019, the conversion price (the “Conversion Price”) of the Company’s 4.5% Convertible Senior Notes due 2019 (the “2019 Notes”) and the Company’s 4.5% Convertible Senior Notes due 2021 (the “2021 Notes” and together with the 2019 Notes, the “Notes”) was adjusted, effective February 18, 2019. The Conversion Price of the 2019 Notes and the 2021 Notes was adjusted from $6.2599 per share to $6.1290 per share, which represents a conversion rate of approximately 163.1594 shares of common stock per $1,000 principal amount of Notes. A detailed calculation of the adjustment to the Conversion Price for both the 2019 Notes and the 2021 Notes can be found in the “Investor Relations” section of our website www.dhtankers.com.
About DHT Holdings, Inc.
DHT is an independent crude oil tanker company. Our fleet trades internationally and consists of crude oil tankers in the VLCC segment. We operate through our integrated management companies in Singapore and Oslo, Norway. You shall recognize us by our business approach with an experienced organization with focus on first rate operations and customer service, quality ships built at quality shipyards, prudent capital structure with robust cash break even levels to accommodate staying power through the business cycles, a combination of market exposure and fixed income contracts for our fleet and a transparent corporate structure maintaining a high level of integrity and good governance. For further information: www.dhtankers.com.
Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains certain forward-looking statements and information relating to the Company that are based on beliefs of the Company’s management as well as assumptions, expectations, projections, intentions and beliefs about future events. When used in this document, words such as “believe,” “intend,” “anticipate,” “estimate,” “project,” “forecast,” “plan,” “potential,” “will,” “may,” “should” and “expect” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements but are not the exclusive means of identifying such statements. These statements reflect DHT’s current views with respect to future events and are based on assumptions and subject to risks and uncertainties. Given these uncertainties, you should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. These statements reflect the Company’s current views with respect to future events and are based on assumptions and subject to risks and uncertainties. Given these uncertainties, you should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements represent the Company’s estimates and assumptions only as of the date of this press release and are not intended to give any assurance as to future results. For a detailed discussion of the risk factors that might cause future results to differ, please refer to the Company’s Annual Report on Form 20-F, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 24, 2018.
The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements contained in this press release, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law. In light of these risks, uncertainties and assumptions, the forward-looking events discussed in this press release might not occur, and the Company’s actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements.
Laila C. Halvorsen, CFO
Phone: +1 441 299 4981 and +47 984 39 935