Dividend

Dividend policy

Kemira's dividend policy aims at paying a stable and competitive dividend.

Dividend payment

Kemira's Annual General meeting has been held on March 24, 2017 at 10.00 am at Marina Congress Center.

The Annual General Meeting of Kemira Oyj approved the Board of Directors proposal of EUR 0.53 dividend per share for the financial year 2016. The dividend has been paid to a shareholder who is registered in the company's shareholder register maintained by Euroclear Finland Ltd on the record date for dividend payment, March 28, 2017. The dividend has been paid out on April 11, 2017.


 

History

 

Kemira has paid dividend since its listing (1994). 

​Dividend per share, EUR* ​Total, EUR million ​Dividend payout ratio, % 1) ​Dividend yield,   % 2)
​2016 ​0.53 ​81 ​88 ​4.4
​2015 ​0.53 ​81 ​84 ​4.9
2014 ​0.53 ​81 ​84 ​5.4
​2013 ​0.53 ​81 ​76 ​4.4
​2012 ​0.53 ​81 ​69 ​4.5
​2011 ​0.53 ​81 ​59 ​5.8
​2010 ​0.48* ​73 ​61 ​4.1
​2009 ​0.27 ​41 ​37 ​2.6
​2008 ​0.25 ​30 ​86 ​4.2
​2007 ​0.50 ​61 ​95 ​3.5
​2006 ​0.48 ​58 ​50 ​2.8
​2005 ​0.36 ​44 ​49 ​2.7
​2004 ​0.34 ​41 ​53 ​3.4
​2003 ​0.33** ​39 ​52 ​3.6
​2002 ​0.30 ​36 ​49 ​4.6
​2001 ​0.30 ​36 ​52 ​4.5
​2000 ​0.30 ​37 ​18 ​5.6
​Cash dividends
in total
898
​Tikkurila in 2010* ​599
​GrowHow in 2003** ​161
​Companies as dividends in total 760
​Dividends in total 1658

 

* In 2010, Tikkurila shares were distributed as a dividend to a total amount of EUR 599.3 million (EUR 3.95 per shares).

** In 2003, GrowHow shares were distributed as a dividend to a total amount of EUR 161 million (EUR 1.34 per shares). 

 
1) Dividend / Earnings per Share or Operative Earnings per Share if available
2) Dividend yield calculated using the share price at the end of respective year

Kemira went over to IFRS reporting as of 1 January 2004.