Dividend

According to Valmet's financial targets, the company aims to distribute at least 50 percent of the annual net profit in dividends.

  2021  2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013
Dividend / share, EUR 1.20 0.90 0.80 0.65 0.55  0.42 0.35 0.25 0.15
Dividend, EUR million 179 135 120 97 82  63 52 37 22
Dividend / earnings (%) 61% 58% 59% 64% 68%  76% 68% 81% >100%
Effective dividend yield 3.2% 3.9% 3.7% 3.6% 3.3%  3.0% 3.9% 2.4% -
Record date for dividend March 24, 2022 March 25, 2021 June 18, 2020 March 25, 2019 March 23, 2018  March 27, 2017 March 24, 2016 March 31, 2015 March 31, 2014
Dividend payment day March 31, 2022 April 7, 2021 June 25, 2020 April 4, 2019 April 5, 2018  April 6, 2017 April 6, 2016 April 10, 2015 April 11, 2014