Dividend history

  2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Dividend per share, EUR 0.73 0.66 0.60 0.57 0.56 0.46 0.44 0.38 0.34 0.42 0.42
Earnings per share*, EUR 1.83 1.65 1.28 1.21 1.19 0.87 0.92 0.74 0.35 0.74 1.05
Payout ratio 40% 40% 47% 47% 47% 53% 42% 51% 97% 57% 40%
Number of shares outstanding**, million 103.8 103.6 103.5 103.4 102.6 101.5 101.2 101.0 100.4 100.4 100.4
Total amount paid, MEUR 75.8 68.4 62.1 58.9 57.7 46.7 44.5 38.4 34.1 42.2 42.2

* Excluding IAC
** Excluding own shares