Key figures per share



Share volume

  2016 2017 2018 2019   2020 2021 
Number of shares as at 31/12 60 347 525 60 373 841 60 408 441 60 408 411  60 414 841  60 452 261 
Average number of shares 56 263 172 56 741 126 56 453 134 56 514 831  56 554 555  57 000 709 
Average daily traded volume 123 268 121 686 154 726 96 683  72 995  68 749 

Share performance (in millions of €)

  2016 2017 2018  2019 2020  2021 
Annual turnover on stock exchange 1 147 1 279 1 121 592  386  641 
Average daily turnover on stock exchange 4.5 5.0 4.4 2.3  1.5  2.5 
Free float (%) 59.2 59.6 59.3 59.3  59.5  58.7 
Velocity (band adjusted) (%) 88 86 109 68  52  49 
Market capitalization as at 31/12 2 322 2 538 1 272 1 601  1 641  2 366 

Valuation KPIs per share (in €)

  2016 2017 2018 2019   2020 2021 
EBITDA 8.56 8.98 6.85 7.14  8.36  11.88
EBIT 4.61 5.61 2.60 2.74  4.54  9.00 
EPS 1.87 3.26 0.70 0.73  2.38  7.14 
Sales 66.03 72.23 76.26 76.48  66.70  84.91 
Book value 24.31 24.66 23.12 23.76  23.97  32.58 
Book value adjusted*** 25.98 26.22 24.72 25.38  25.58  34.37 
Gross dividend** 1.100 1.100 0.700 0.350  1.000  1.500 
Net dividend* 0.7700 0.7700 0.490  0.245  0.700  1.050 

Share price and dividend yield (in €)

  2016 2017 2018 2019  2020  2021 
Price as at 31 December 38.485 36.45 21.06 26.50  27.16  39.14 
Price (average closing) 37.065 42.05 28.21 23.96  19.92  36.33 
Price-earnings as at 31/12 21 11.19 29.90 36.24  11.40  5.48 
Price on book value 1.6 1.5 0.9 1.12  1.13  1.20 
     
Dividend yield 2.9% 3.0% 3.3% 1.3%  3.7%  3.8% 
Dividend yield (average) 3.0% 2.6% 2.5% 1.5%  5.0%  4.1% 
Dividend pay-out 59.4% 33.6% 99.5% 47.9%  42.0%  21.0% 

*   Subject to the applicable tax legislation
**  Dividend is subject to approval by the General Meeting of Shareholders 2021
*** Denominator excluding treasury shares

For previous years see the archive page in our Information Center (excel files) and our Shareholders guides