March 3 Stv Group Plc:
* Total dividend up 50 percent to 15 penceper share
* Final dividend 11 penceper share
* Fy STV Productions returns to revenue growth, up 53 pct to
* Fy revenue at £120.4m +3 pct
* Fy statutory pre tax profit at £15.7m +60 pct
* Regional airtime revenue is expected to be down 9 pct in
same period, following 15 pct growth in same period of 2016.
* Digital revenues are expected to continue their strong
growth trajectory, up 11 pct in q1 with vod up 23 pct.
* Group operating profit, before exceptional items, was down
3 pct to £19.7m (2015: £20.3m).
* Proposed total dividend for 2016 is 15.0 pence per share,
an increase of 50 pct on 2015 (10.0 pence per share)
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