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 2017

The Annual Stockholders’ Meeting on May 25, 2018 resolved to use of the distributable profit for the fiscal year 2017 of EUR 2,900,000,000.00 an amount of EUR 2,402,253,862.40 to pay a dividend of EUR 2.80 per no-par share on the 857,947,808 no-par shares entitled to the dividend. The dividend yield calculated on the share price at year end 2017 amounts to 2.7 percent.

Notice of Dividend for fiscal 2017
May 28, 2018
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Fiscal year20162017
Dividend (Euro per share)2.702.80
Total payout (Euro million)2,2332,402
Dividend yield (%)2.72.7

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