Dividends represent the payout of part of the Group’s net income, providing a return each year on the investment made by Mersen’s shareholders


Who receives the dividend ?

All shareholders, whether they own registered or bearer stock, receive the dividend proposed at the General Meeting of the shareholders held every year.

To receive the dividend, shareholders must simply own stock on the day prior to the ex-dividend date.


2018 dividend with respect to 2017

The Annual General Meeting held on May 17, 2018 approved the payment of a cash-dividend of 0.75 euros per share.

This represents a pay-out of approximately 38% of net income from continuing operations before non-recurring items and tax. 

The dividend has been paid on July 5th, 2018 (ex-date July 3rd).


Dividend over the past years


Fiscal year 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Gross dividend (in €) 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.45 0.45