Dividend information

Straumann pursues a sustainable dividend policy with a payout ratio of more than 33 % of the annual net profit.

  2011 20124 2013 2014 2015
Earnings per share (in CHF)1 4.54 2.36 6.55 10.15 9.19
Dividend per share (in CHF)2 3.75 3.75 3.75 3.75 4.00
Payout ratio (% of EPS)1 59% 77% 53% 37% 44%
Dividend yield3 2.3% 3.4% 2.3% 1.5% 1.2%

1   Excl. exceptionals.
2   Proposed dividend requires the formal aproval of the Annual General Meeting.
3  Calculated by applying the year-end closing price
4 IAS 19 restated