Shares and Shareholders

Share Information

Vaisala has two series of shares: Series K and Series A. Series A shares are traded on the Nasdaq Helsinki​ Ltd. Series A shares carry one vote at shareholders' meetings and Series K shares twenty votes each. Both series entitle their holders to an equal dividend.

  • Vaisala's shares listed in the OTC-list In 1988
  • A series shares quoted in Nasdaq Helsinki stock exchange since 1994
  • 1:4 share split on March 23, 2000

Vaisala A shares - Nasdaq Helsinki​ Ltd.

​Segment ​Mid cap companies
Trading code VAIAS
ISIN code ​FI0009900682
Currency​ ​EUR
Industry classification Industrials

 

Share codes used by news agencies
Reuters code: VAIAS.HE
Bloomberg code: VAIAS.FH

Vaisala shares are registered in the Finnish Book-Entry Register maintained by the Euroclear Finland Ltd.

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Basic Share Information

Vaisala has two series of shares: Series K and Series A. Series A shares are traded on the Nasdaq Helsinki​.

Share Capital

Vaisala's share capital totals EUR 7,660,808. Vaisala has 18,218,364 shares, of which 3,389,331 are series K shares and 14,829,033 are series A shares.

Dividend

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

Share Register and Changes of Address

Vaisala’s shares are registered in the Finnish Book-Entry Register maintained by the Euroclear Finland Ltd.

Shareholders must notify changes of address to their book-entry securities account operator. Vaisala does not keep a record of the addresses of its shareholders.

If the account is maintained at the Euroclear Finland Ltd’s (earlier Finnish Central Securities Depository) account operator, please send the notification to:

Euroclear Finland Ltd.
P.O. Box 1110, FI-00101 Helsinki

Customer Account Services, open Monday to Friday 9 a.m.–4 p.m. EET

Urho Kekkosen katu 5C, 8th floor
Phone: +358 800 180 500
Fax: +358 20 770 6656
Email: [email protected]

Shareholders' Agreements

The Company’s Board of Directors is not aware of any agreements concerning the ownership of the Company’s shares and the use of their voting rights.

Analysts

The following analysts and brokerage firms follow Vaisala Oyj. and prepare investment analysis of the company. Vaisala is not responsible for the contents of the analysis nor for the evaluations presented by them

Carnegie Investment Bank Ab

Matti Riikonen
Phone
+358 9 6187 1231

matrii (at) carnegie.fi

OP Corporate Bank

Hannu Rauhala
Phone
+358 10 252 4392

hannu.rauhala (at) op.fi

Inderes Oy

Joni Grönqvist
Phone
+358 40 515 3113

joni.gronqvist (at) ​inderes.fi

Key Share Figures

  IFRS 2016 IFRS 2015 IFRS 2014 IFRS 2013 IFRS 2012
Earnings/share (EPS), EUR 1.05 1.52 1.30 0.60 1.20
Earnings/share (EPS), diluted, EUR  1.03 1.51 1.29 0.60 1.19
Cash flow from business operations/share, EUR 2.34 2.15 1.32 1.55 2.66
Shareholders’ equity/share, EUR  10.00 10.06 9.41 8.80 10.48
Dividend/share, EUR  1.00 0.95 0.90 0.90 0.90
Dividend/earnings, %  95.2 62.50 69.00 150.00 75.00
Effective dividend yield, %  3.0 4.0 4.1 3.9 5.7
Price/earnings (P/E)  32.10 15.75 16.84 38.68 13.29
A-share trading, EUR          
  highest  36.96 27.02 24.98 23.47 17.71
  lowest  21.81 21.55 19.40 16.04 14.48
  weighted average 28.27 24.33 22.60 19.88 15.97
  at balance sheet date 33.70 23.94 21.89 23.21 15.90
Market capitalization at balance sheet date, EUR million  * 601.6 431.6 395.3 419.2 287.1
A-shares traded          
  Traded, pcs  2,031,136 2,507,672 1,110,337 2,876,861 1,018,902
  % of entire series 13.7 16.9 7.5 19.4 6.9
Adjusted number of shares, pcs 18,218,364 18,218,364 18,218,364 18,218,364 18,218,364
  A-shares, pcs 14,829,013 14,829,013 14,829,013 14,829,013 14,829,013
  K-shares, pcs 3,389,351 3,389,351 3,389,351 3,389,351 3,389,351
Number of shares outstanding at Dec. 31, pcs  17,851,487 18,026,814 18,059,214 18,059,214 18,059,214


* Value of A and K shares is here calculated to be equal.