Dividend per share
* As proposed to the Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting.
Subject to the approval of the Annual General Meeting of voestalpine AG on July 5, 2017, a dividend of EUR 1.10 per share will be paid to shareholders. This represents an increase of 4.8% compared to the previous year’s dividend of EUR 1.05. Based on the earnings per share (reported in accordance with IFRS) of EUR 2.84 (2015/16: EUR 3.35), this recommendation corresponds to a distribution ratio of 39.0% (previous year: 31.4%). Based on the average price of the voestalpine share of EUR 33.62 in the business year 2016/17, the dividend yield is 3.3% (previous year: 3.2%).