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Dividend policy

2017 annual dividend 1.70 EUR per share shall be paid in two installments:

1. dividend installment, 0.85 EUR per share is paid on 16 April 2018

2. dividend installment, 0.85 EUR per share is paid on 17 October 2018

Neste's dividend policy, updated in September 2017, is to distribute at least 50% of its comparable net profit as dividend.

Dividend information from 2006–2017

  2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Dividend per share, € 1.70 1.30 1.00 0.65 0.65 0.38 0.35 0.35 0.25 0.80 1.00 0.90
Dividend yield, %* 3.2 3.6 3.6 3.2 4.5 3.9 4.5 2.9 2.0 7.6 4.1 3.9
Payout ratio % of comparable EPS 51 42 35 41 34 54 106 54 119 51 44 37

 

* Dividend yield is calculated by using closing share price of the last trading day of the year.