The Atlas Copco share is listed at the exchange NASDAQ OMX Stockholm, Large cap. The shares outstanding are divided into class A and class B shares.
Listing and Trading
The Atlas Copco share was listed in Stockholm on September 3, 1920.
The Atlas Copco shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm, which represents 36% of the total trading. Other markets, so called Multilateral Trading Facilities (MTF), e.g. BATS Chi-X, Turquoise and Burgundy account for some 22%, and the remaining 42% are traded outside public markets, for example through over-the-counter trading.
The market capitalization at year end 2013 was MSEK 213 348 (211 397 in 2012) and the company represented 4.4% (5.4) of the total market value of NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. Atlas Copco was the 2nd (3rd) most traded name in 2013 by total turnover. The beta value of the Atlas Copco A share for the past five years and during 2013 was 1.4 and 1.3 respectively.
Symbols and tickers
|NASDAQ OMX||ATCO A||ATCO B|
|Bloomberg||ATCOA SS||ATCOB SS|
Dividend and dividend policy
The dividends to shareholders shall reflect the company’s profit and cash flow development as well as growth opportunities. The Board of Director’s opinion is that the dividend should correspond to about 50% of earnings per share.
For the fiscal year 2012, a dividend of SEK 5.50 per share was paid. This corresponds to a total of MSEK 6 668.
The Board of Directors proposes to the Annual General Meeting that a dividend of SEK 5.50 per share be paid for the 2013 fiscal year. Excluding shares held by the company on December 31, 2013, this corresponds to a total of MSEK 6 675.
- April 29, 2014 – Annual General Meeting
- April 30, 2014 – The share trades excluding right to dividend
- May 8, 2014 – Dividend payment (preliminary)
Distribution of shares
Go to the page Share repurchases for the distribution of Atlas Copco shares, including shares held by the company.
Per share data
|Per share data, SEK||2009||2010||2011||2012||2013|
|- Dividend as % of basic earnings||58.4%||49.0%||46.8%||48.0%||55.3%|
|- Dividend yield||3.7%||3.3%||3.4%||3.1%||3.1%|
|Redemption of shares||-||5.00||-||-||-|
|Operating cash flow||11.32||7.98||5.18||10.12||8.19|
|Share price, Dec. 31, A share||105||170||148||178||178|
|Share price, Dec. 31, B share||93||152||131||158||163|
|Highest price quoted, end of day, A share||107||173||177||179||194|
|Lowest price quoted, end of day, A share||55||96||116||138||154|
|Average share price quoted, A share||81||123||148||159||179|
|Basic weighted average number of shares outstanding, millions||1215.9||1215.9||1214.3||1213.8||1212.8|
|Diluted weighted average number of shares outstanding, millions||1216.3||1217.3||1217.3||1215.6||1214.4|
Share issues 1973-2013
|Increase of share capital,
|1974||New issue||1:4 SEK 25||51.7||51.7|
|1976||New issue||1:5 SEK 50||51.7||103.5|
|New issue||1:6 SEK 60||51.7||124.1|
|2 765 000 shares at SEK 135||69.1||373.3|
|1989||Bonus issue||1 B share: 3 A shares||195.5|
|4 000 000 B shares at SEK 320.13||100.0||1 280.5|
|Conversion ||7 930 shares||0.2||1.2|
|1991||Conversion ||42 281 shares||1.1||6.3|
|1992||Conversion ||74 311 shares||1.9||11.1|
|1993||Non-cash issue ||383 500 shares at SEK 317||9.5||121.6|
|Conversion ||914 496 shares||22.9||137.2|
|1994||Split||5:1 nominal value SEK 5|
|1999||New issue||1:7 SEK 160||130.4||4 173.80|
|2005||Split||4:1 nominal value SEK 1.25|
|Share redemption||209 602 184 shares at SEK 20||-262||-4 192.00|
|2007||Split||3:1 quota value SEK 0.4167|
|Share redemption ||628 806 552 shares at SEK 40||-262||-24 415.70|
|Bonus issue||No new shares issued, quota value SEK 0.625||262|
|Redemption of shares held by Atlas Copco||28 000 000 shares||-17.5|
|Bonus issue||No new shares issued, quota value SEK 0.639||17.5|
|2011||Split||2:1 quota value 0.32|
|Share redemption ||1 229 613 104 shares at SEK 5||- 393||- 6 067|
|Bonus issue||No new shares issued, quota value SEK 0.639||393|