Dividend policy

Neste's dividend policy, updated in September 2016, is to distribute at least 40 % of its comparable net profit as dividend.

Dividend information from 2006–2015

  2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Dividend per share, € 1.00 0.65 0.65 0.38 0.35 0.35 0.25 0.80 1.00 0.90
Dividend yield, %* 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 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.