Dividend

Vaisala aims to pay a stable dividend which will increase in line with net profit development. Vaisala’s target is to maintain high solvency and to take future investment plans into account.​​

Both Vaisala's series of shares, A and K are entitled to an equal dividend.

Dividend/share, EUR​

  • 2018: 0,58 (Board's proposal)
  • 2017: 1.05 (including dividend of EUR 0.55 and additional dividend of EUR 0.50)
  • 2016: 0.50
  • 2015: 0.48​
  • 2014: 0.45
  • 2013: 0.45
  • 2012: 0.45
  • 2011: 0.33
  • 2010: 0.33
  • 2009: 0.33
  • 2008: 0.45

The share issue without payment approved by Vaisala’s Annual General Meeting on April 10, 2018 doubled the number of series K and A shares. Dividend figures have been adjusted to reflect the increased number of shares.

 

IFRS 2017

IFRS
2016
IFRS
2015
Earnings/share (EPS), EUR 1.52 1.05 1.52
Earnings/share (EPS), diluted, EUR 1.50 1.03 1.51
Cash flow from business operations/share, EUR 2.76 2.34 2.15
Shareholders' equity/share, EUR 10.39 10.00 10.06
Dividend/share, EUR 2.10 1.00 0.95
Dividend/earnings, % 138.2 95.2 62.5
Effective dividend yield, % 4.7 3.0 4.0
Price/earnings (P/E) 29.28 32.10 15.75