Dividend

Here you find our dividend policy and dividend target for 2016.

Dividend policy

Telia Company intends to distribute a minimum of 80 percent of free cash flow from continuing operations, excluding licenses. The dividend should be split and distributed in two equal tranches.

The company targets a leverage corresponding to Net debt/EBITDA of 2x plus/minus 0.5x.

The company shall continue to target a solid investment grade long-term credit rating (A- to BBB+).

Historical dividend information

 

Decision at AGMDividend for yearSEK/shareSEK million total

2017

2016

2.00

8,660

2016

2015

3.00

12,990

2015

2014

3.00

12,990

2014

2013

3.00

12,990

2013

2012

2.85

12,341

2012

2011

2.85

12,341

2011

2010

2.75

12,349

2010

2009

2.25

10,104

2009

2008

1.80

8,083

2008

2007

4.00***

17,962***

2007

2006

6.30**

28,290**

2006

2005

3.50*

15,717*

2005

2004

1.20

5,610

2004

2003

1.00

4,675

2003

2002

0.40

1,870 

 

* Including SEK 2.25 per share and SEK 10,104 million in extraordinary dividend. 
** Including SEK 4.50 per share and SEK 20,207 million in extraordinary dividend. 
*** Including SEK 2.20 per share and SEK 9.9 billion in extraordinary dividend.