Kesko Corporation distributes at least 50% of its comparable earnings per share as dividends, taking however the company's financial position and operating strategy into account.
The General Meeting 2017 resolved to distribute a dividend of €2.00 per share on 99 466 465 shares held outside the Company at the date of dividend distribution, or a total amount of €198,932,930.00. No dividend is paid on own shares held by the Company as treasury shares on the record date for the payment of dividend.
The record date for dividend distribution is 5 April 2017.
The dividend pay date is 12 April 2017.