Wärtsilä Corporation Annual report 2014

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WÄRTSILÄ ON THE CAPITAL MARKETS

Wärtsilä's shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Large Cap list under the trading code WRT1V.

At the end of 2014 Wärtsilä had approximately 42,280 shareholders and the total number of shares was 197,241,130. Foreign shareholding, including nominee-registered shares, represented 48% of the share capital.

Key figures

Earnings per share, EUR

1.76

Dividend per share, EUR 

1.151

Dividend per earnings, %

65.41

Price per earnings (P/E)

21.1

Adjusted number of shares at year end, x 1 000 

197 241

Average share price, EUR

38.09

Year-end market capitalisation, MEUR

7 315

 1 Proposal of the Board of Directors.

Highlights

Dividend proposal

The Board of Directors proposes that a dividend of 1.15 euro per share be paid for the financial year 2014, which represents 65.4% of earnings per share.

Trading on Nasdaq Helsinki

During 2014, the volume of trades was 132,525,134 Wärtsilä shares, equivalent to a turnover of EUR 5,114 million.

"WÄRTSILÄ’S STRENGTH LIES IN ITS EXPOSURE TO TWO DIFFERENT END MARKETS WITH A GLOBAL SPREAD, WHICH REDUCES MARKET RELATED RISK FACTORS. FURTHERMORE THE STRONG SERVICES BUSINESS PROVIDES STABILITY AND OFFSETS THE CYCLICALITY OF OUR OPERATING ENVIRONMENT. AS A SINGLE, UNIFIED ORGANISATION, WE ARE ALL WORKING TOGETHER TO REACH OUR COMMON GOAL OF PROFITABLE GROWTH."

Natalia Valtasaari, Director, Investor Relations

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