The dividend briefly

Since 1986, except during the 2008-2009 crisis, the dividend has been steadily increased by nearly 4.8 % on average and its performance has been above 2%.

Saint-Gobain is deeply attached to its policy of maintaining or increasing the dividend year after year. For the year 2017, the Board of Directors of Compagnie de Saint-Gobain has validated the payment of a dividend of €1.26 per share (up on 2016), payable entirely in cash.

Below, the evolution of the dividend since 1986:

At December 31, 2015, the payout ratio on recurrent net income is 59 % (payout ratio).

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