DSM shares are owned by a growing group of international investors.
Distribution of shares
Under the Dutch Financial Markets Supervision Act shareholdings of 3% or more in any Dutch company must be disclosed to the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM). According to the register kept by the AFM the following shareholders had disclosed that they have a direct or indirect (potential) interest between 3% and 10% in DSM’s total share capital on 1 April 2016:
- ASR Nederland N.V.
- BlackRock Inc.
- Capital Research and Management Company and Capital Group International Inc.
- Delta Lloyd N.V.
- Rabobank Nederland Participatie B.V.
- State Street Corporation
Development of the number of ordinary shares 2015
|2015 Issued||2015 Repurchased||2015 Outstanding||2014 Outstanding|
|balance at 1 January||181,425,000||7,888,185||173,536,815||173,963,412|
|Reissue of shares in connection with exercise of option rights||-||(1,056,880)||1,056,880||725,210|
|Repurchase of shares||-||2,300,000||(2,300,000)||(3,733,055)|
|Dividend in the form of ordinary shares||-||(2,629,332)||2,629,332||2,581,248|
|Balance at 31 December||181,425,000||6,501,973||174,923,027||173,536,815|
|DSM share price on Euronext Amsterdam (€ per ordinary share)|
|Highest closing price||55.11||57.97|
|Lowest closing price||39.62||44.44|
|At 31 December||46.28||50.64|
|Market capitalization at 31-12-2015
|€ 8,396||€ 9,187|
Geographical spread of DSM shares 2015 - 2011 (excl. cumprefs A)