Dividend per share
* As proposed to the Annual General Meeting.
Subject to the approval of the Annual General Meeting of voestalpine AG on July 4, 2018, a dividend of EUR 1.40 per share will be paid to the shareholders, which corresponds to an increase of 27.3% compared with the previous year’s dividend of EUR 1.10 per share. Based on the earnings per share (reported in accordance with IFRS) of EUR 4.40 (previous year: EUR 2.84), this proposal corresponds to a distribution ratio of 31.8% (previous year: 39.0%). Relative to the average price of the voestalpine share of EUR 44.46 in the business year 2017/18, the dividend yield is 3.1% (previous year: 3.3%).