JB Hi Fi (ASX:JBH) interim dividend up 8.8%

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by Rachael Jones

Electronics retailer JB Hi Fi (ASX:JBH) reports statutory NPAT is up 6.6 per cent to $170.6 million from $160.1 million in the prior corresponding period.

Total sales grew by 5.1 per cent to $2.72 billion, with comparable sales up 4.4 per cent.

The key growth categories were Communications, Audio, Computers, Visual and Accessories.

Online sales grew 18.3 per cent to $170.8 million.

Interim dividend up 8.8 per cent to 99 cents per share.

Shares in JB Hi Fi (ASX:JBH) are trading 7.36 per cent higher at $43.05.