Below you find all of importance concerning dividends:

Important dates for the dividend for fiscal 2018
February 26, 2019Announcement of proposed dividend
April 26, 2019Annual Stockholders' Meeting 2019
April 29, 2019Ex-dividend date
May 2, 2019Planned dividend payment day*

* In 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, namely on May 2, 2019.
Please be aware that there are different term dates for Bayer ADR holder.


Information about the dividend for fiscal 2018

The Annual Stockholders’ Meeting on April 26, 2019 resolved to use the distributable profit of EUR 2,611,145,499.20 for the fiscal year 2018 to pay a dividend of EUR 2.80 per share on the 932,551,964 no-par shares entitled to the dividend. The dividend yield calculated on the share price at year end 2018 amounts to 4.6 percent.

Notice of Dividend for fiscal 2018
April 29, 2019
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Fiscal year20182017
Dividend (Euro per share)2.802.80
Total payout (Euro million)2,6112,402
Dividend yield (%)4.62.7

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