Essity B 218.3 (-2.6 SEK) on 26-Sep-2022 17:29

Data per share

All performance measures include items affecting comparability unless otherwise stated.

SEK per share unless otherwise indicated

2021 2020
Earnings per share before and after dilution 12.27 14.56
Adjusted earnings per share1) 12.50 15.45
Average price during the year 278.97 294.35
Closing price, December 31 295.40 264.5
Cash flow from current operations2) 9.82 15.91
Cash flow from operating activities 20.88 25.37
Dividend 7.00 6.76
Dividend yield, % 2.4 2.6
P/E ratio3) 24 18
P/E ratio, excluding items affecting comparability3) 24 17
Price/EBITA4) 19 13
Price/EBITA, excluding items affecting comparability4) 19 13
Beta coefficient5) 0.35 0.46
Pay-out ratio, % 57 46
Equity 98 90
Number of registered shares, December 31 (millions) 702.3 702.3


1) Excluding items affecting comparability and amortization of acquisition-related intangible assets.

2) See definitions of key figures in in Note A2.

3) Share price at year-end divided by earnings per share.

4) Market capitalization plus net debt plus non-controlling interests divided by EBITA (EBITA = operating profit before amortization of acquisition-related intangible assets).

5) Share price volatility compared with the entire stock exchange.