The dividend is to comprise at least 50 per cent of earnings per share after tax, taking into account the company’s financial position. For the financial years 2018/2019 and 2019/2020, the ambition is that the dividend will be maintained on a level with the financial year 2016/17, in absolute terms.
The AGM held on 7 September, 2019, approved the proposed dividend of 6.25 SEK per share, divided in two payments. The first payment was resolved at 3.13 SEK per share and the second payment at 3.12 SEK per share. The record dates were set as 10 September 2019 and 14 January 2020, respectively.