CEWE Stiftung & Co. KGaA, DE0005403901

CEWE Stiftung & Co. KGaA, DE0005403901

11.02.2019 - 18:38:34

CEWE Stiftung & Co. KGaA: Dividend is to be increased to 1.95 euros

CEWE Stiftung & Co. KGaA: Dividend is to be increased to 1.95 euros

Oldenburg, 11 February 2019. The Board of Management of CEWE Stiftung & Co. KGaA (SDAX, ISIN: DE0005403901) resolved in its meeting of today to propose to the Supervisory Board, on the basis of the preliminary unaudited figures for the 2018 business year, to raise the dividend to 1.95 euros per share entitled to a dividend (dividend for the 2017 business year: 1.85 euros).

Subsequent to the adoption of the audited accounts, a proposal for the appropriation of distributable profits shall be submitted to the Annual General Meeting for a resolution to be taken on the appropriation of net retained profits. Subject to the approval of the Supervisory Board in its meeting on the financial statements on 21 March 2019 and of the shareholders at the Annual General Meeting on 5 June 2019, the proposed dividend of 1.95 euros a share is equivalent to a dividend yield of 3.1% on the basis of the share price at the end of 2018 of 62.10 euros. This is the tenth dividend increase in succession and at the same time the highest dividend in the company's history.

Notifying party: Axel Weber, Head of Investor Relations, Planning & Reporting

Should you have any queries, please contact: CEWE Stiftung & Co. KGaA Axel Weber Tel.: 0441 / 404 - 2288, Fax: 0441 / 404 - 421 eMail: IR@cewe.de

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Language: English Company: CEWE Stiftung & Co. KGaA Meerweg 30-32 26133 Oldenburg

Germany Phone: +49 (0)441 40 4-1 Fax: +49 (0)441 40 4-42 1 E-mail: IR@cewe.de Internet: www.cewe.de ISIN: DE0005403901 WKN: 540390 Indices: SDAX Listed: Regulated Market in Berlin, Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Regulated Unofficial Market in Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Stuttgart, Tradegate Exchange   End of Announcement DGAP News Service

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