Dividend

Annual dividend and dividend yield

Dividend Key Figures

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018
Dividend per share in €

0.75

1.30

1.60

1.90

2.10
Dividend yield?1) in %

1.0

1.7

1.8

2.3

3.0
Group share of profit in €m?2)

485.7

800.1

657.0

917.7

1,143.0
Total dividend amount in €m

140.9

244.3

317.5

377.0

416.7
Payout ratio in %?2)

29.0

30.5

48.3

41.1

36.5
?

1) Dividend per share/share price on the day of the Annual General Meeting

2) 2016 amount was restated