Key Share Figures

  2019

2018

2017

2016 2015
Earnings/share (EPS), EUR 0.94 0.82 0.76 0.53 0.76
Earnings/share (EPS), diluted, EUR  0.93 0.81 0.75 0.52 0.76
Cash flow from business operations/share, EUR 1.14 1.35 1.38 1.17 1.08
Shareholders’ equity/share, EUR  5.52 5.11 5.20 5.00 5.03
Dividend/share, EUR  *0.61 0.58 1.05 0.50 0.48
Dividend/earnings, %  **65.2 70.7 138.2 95.2 62.5
Effective dividend yield, %  **1.92 3.51 4.72 2.97 4.01
Price/earnings (P/E)  33.78 20.12 29.28 32.10 15.75
A-share trading, EUR          
  highest price 32.80 23.90 24.45 18.48 13.51
  lowest price 15.95 15.85 15.94 10.91 10.71
  volume weighted average price 23.56 20.14 20.13 14.14 12.17
  closing price 31.75 16.50 22.25 16.85 11.97
Market capitalization at balance sheet date *, EUR million 1,139.2 590.5 794.1  601.6 431.6
A-shares traded          
  pieces 3,442,439 3,710,610 4,298,504 4,062,272 5,015,344
  % of entire series 11.6 12.5 14.5 13.7 16.9
Number of shares, pcs 36,436,728 36,436,728 36,436,728 36,436,728 34,436,728
  A shares 29,685,330 29,658,066 29,658,066 29,658,026 29,658,026
  K shares 6,751,398 6,778,662 6,778,662 6,778,702 6,778,702
  Outstanding at Dec. 31*** 35,880,739 35,790,092 35,692,000 35,702,974 36,053,628


* Proposal by the Board of Directors
** Calculated according to the proposal by the Board of Directors
*** Including series A and K shares, excluding treasury shares. Series K shares are valued using the closing price for the series A share on the last trading day of December.

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. All share related figures have been adjusted to reflect the increased number of shares.

Trading information is based on Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. statistics.