Kemira’s dividend policy aims at paying a stable and competitive dividend.
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.
Kemira has paid dividend since its listing (1994).
|||Dividend per share, EUR*||Total, EUR million||Dividend payout ratio, % 1)||Dividend yield, % 2)|
|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.