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Key BASF share data

    2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Year-end price

91.74

60.40 67.35 64.72 61.78
Year high

97.46

97.67 74.49 68.29 72.61
Year low

79.64

58.40 56.20 39.04 57.88
Year average

88.16

80.38 64.77 53.31 66.20
             
Daily trade in sharesa            
  million €

185.7

229.6 187.6 219.2 170.8
  million shares

2.1

2.9 2.9 4.1 2.6
             
Number of shares December 31 million shares

918.5

918.5 918.5 918.5 918.5
Market capitalization December 31 billion €

84.3

55.5 61.9 59.4 56.7
             
Earnings per share 

6.62

5.12 9.17 –1.15 6.01
Adjusted earnings per share

6.44

5.87 4.00 3.21 6.76
Dividend per share

3.10

3.20 3.30 3.30 3.40
Dividend yieldb %

3.38

5.30 4.90 5.10 5.50
Payout ratio %

47

63 36 . 57
Price-earnings ratio (P/E ratio)b  

13.9

11.8 7.3 . 10.3

a Average, Xetra trading
b Based on year-end share price

Last Update February 25, 2022