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Key BASF share data

    2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Year-end price 70.72 88.31

91.74

60.40 67.35
Year high 96.72 88.31

97.46

97.67 74.49
Year low 65.74 56.70

79.64

58.40 56.20
Year average 79.28 70.96

88.16

80.38 64.77
             
Daily trade in shares a            
  million € 264.5 201.9

185.7

229.6 187.6
  million shares 3.3 2.9

2.1

2.9 2.9
             
Number of shares December 31 million shares 918.5 918.5

918.5

918.5 918.5
Market capitalization December 31 billion € 65.0 81.1

84.3

55.5 61.9
             
Earnings per share  4.34 4.42

6.62

5.12 9.17
Adjusted earnings per share 5.00 4.83

6.44

5.87 4.00
Dividend per share 2.90 3.00

3.10

3.20 3.30c
Dividend yieldb % 4.10 3.40

3.38

5.30 4.90
Payout ratio % 67 68

47

63 36
Price-earnings ratio (P/E ratio)b   16.3 20.0

13.9

11.8 7.3

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

Last Update February 28, 2020