Dividends & share buybacks
At ASM we aim to pay a sustainable annual dividend. Annually, the Supervisory Board, upon proposal of the Management Board, will assess the amount of dividend that will be proposed to the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM).
On February 28, 2023, we announced a proposed dividend of €2.50 per share for approval by the AGM on May 15, 2023.
- Ex-dividend date: May 17, 2023
- Record date: May 18, 2023
- Payment date: May 25, 2023
Subject to AGM approval, the dividend over 2022 marks the 13th consecutive year that ASM has paid a dividend.
In February 2022, ASM announced the authorization of a new share buyback program of up to €100 million. The program started on April 27, 2023, and was completed on September 19, 2023. In total, we repurchased 264,503 shares at an average price of €378.07, under the 2023 program.
Weekly update share buyback:
In the week of September 18, 2023, we purchased 37,458 shares at an average of EUR 384.07. These transactions completed the 2023 share buyback program. For further details including individual transactions information, click on this link.
Click here to visit our previous share buyback programs.