Astro Holdings Berhad performance increase from year by year, it is because company gain profit RM 5.6 billion for the financial year 2017. This is shows that many individuals, bank or finance companies, nominees and other type of companies are interested to join company as a shareholders. In Astro company, there are 30 list largest shareholders, and become shareholders Astro since 2013 until now.
Substantial shareholders in Astro Holding Berhad divided into two, which is direct and indirect shareholders. Based on Table 1of substantial shareholders in Astro Holdings Berhad, Tatparanandam Ananda Krishnan is the one who has the largest number of shares with total amount 2,133,139,626 in this company with 40.95% of equities and one of the indirect shareholders. Second largest shareholders with number of shares 1,249,075,472 in Astro Holdings Berhad with 23.
98 percent is from various company which is from company Usaha Tegas Sdn Bhd, Pacific States Investment, Excorp Holdings N.V and PanOcean Management Limited company and all the companies become indirect shareholders in Astro Holding Berhad.The others substantial shareholders, either individuals or companies contribute about 20 until 6 percent of equities towards Astro Holding Berhad. Every year the company will pleased their shareholders with gives quarterly dividend and increase in payout from the previous year.