Dividend payout

In accordance with Lemminkäinen's dividend policy, the company is aiming at a stable distribution of dividends, with at least 40 per cent of the profit for the financial year distributed to the shareholders.

The amount of dividends may, however, be affected by investment needs targeted at company growth or other financing needs.

The General Meeting resolved, in accordance with the Board of Directors' proposal, that for the financial year that ended on 31 December 2016, Lemminkäinen will pay a dividend of EUR 0.66 per share.

Dividends in 1998–2016

YearDividend, €EPS, €Dividend per earnings, %
2016 0.66 1.27 40%
2015 0.12 -0.15 38%
2014 0.00 0.40 0%
2013 0.00 -5.06 0%
2012 0.60 2.04 27%
2011 0.50 1.77 28%
2010 0.50 0.02 over 100
2009 0.00 -1.54 0
2008 0.90 3.23 27%
2007 1.80 4.29 42%
2006 1.50 3.87 39%
2005 1.00 2.57 39%
2004 0.60 2.20 27%
2003 2.50¹ 1.30 over 100
2002 3.00² 1.73 over 100
2001 1.10 3.23 34%
2000 0.84 1.72 49%
1999 0.84 1.55 54%
1998 0.50 0.34 over 100

¹ Includes an extra dividend of EUR 1,00.
¹ Includes an extra dividend of EUR 1,50.

 

Updated 29 March 2017