The dividend for the previous fiscal year is paid once a year after the approval of the Annual Shareholders' Meeting. The proposed dividend for fiscal 2018 was paid out three business days after the day of the ASM (April 26, 2019) on May 2, 20191.
- Continental has increased its dividend by more than 200% since 2011.
- The payout ratio has been constantly raised since 2012.
- The payout ratio for fiscal 2018 was 32.8%.
1In accordance with Section 58, Paragraph 4, Sentence 2 of the German Stock Corporation Act (AktG), the entitlement to the dividend is due on the third business day following the resolution of the Annual Stockholders’ Meeting.