Renishaw Revenue Up 59 Percent
The company, which makes and sells precision metrology and inspection equipment and products for the healthcare sector, said it posted a 61% growth in its Far East markets.
The FTSE 250 company said it would pay a final dividend of 24.7 pence, amounting to a total dividend of 35 pence, up from 17.6 pence in 2010.
For the year to end-June, the company reported an adjusted pretax profit of 80.4 million pounds ($131.8 million), compared with 28.7 million pounds a year ago.
Revenue rose 59% to 288.7 million pounds.
Shares in Renishaw, which have risen about 12% since its positive forecast in May , closed at 1,886 pence on Tuesday on the London Stock Exchange.