Historical Overview

Number of shares and non-voting equity securities a)
Year 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Number of shares (nominal value: CHF 1.00) 160,000,000 160,000,000 160'000'000 160'000'000 160'000'000 160'000'000
Number of non-voting equity securities (Genussscheine) (no nominal value) 702,562,700 702,562,700 702'562'700 702'562'700 702'562'700 702'562'700
Total 862,562,700 862,562,700 862,562,700 862,562,700 862,562,700 862,562,700
Data per share and non-voting equity security in CHF
Earnings (basic) 13.16 10.99 10.42 11.24 10.12 12.29
Earnings (diluted) 12.93 10.81 10.28 11.13 10.04 12.21
Core earnings (basic) 14.52 14.53 13.66 14.68 15.47 18.25
Core earnings (diluted) 14.27 14.29 13.49 14.53 15.34 18.14
Equity attributable to Roche shareholders 22.73 23.05 24.62 28.07 30.97 32.33
Dividend c) 7.80 8.00 8.10 8.20 8.30 8.70
Stock price of share b)
- Opening 186.90 247.40 267.75 276.75 238.00 246.20
- High 258.50 289.00 284.50 276.75 271.75 258.00
- Low 186.90 239.40 244.40 223.50 230.40 211.60
- Year-end 247.40 267.75 267.75 238.00 246.20 239.40
Stock price of non-voting equity security (Genussschein) b)
- Opening 184.00 249.20 269.90 276.40 232.60 246.50
- High 258.50 294.60 286.20 276.40 272.60 259.50
- Low 184.00 239.00 241.70 220.10 227.70 207.70
- Year-end 249.20 269.90 276.40 232.60 246.50 243.40
Market capitalisation in millions of CHF
Year-end 211,291 229,003 235'554 199'022 210'426 207'328
Key ratios (year-end)
Dividend yield of shares in % 3.2 3.0 2.9 3.4 3.4 3.6
Dividend yield of non-voting equity securities (Genussscheine) in % 3.1 3.0 2.9 3.5 3.4 3.6
Price/earnings of shares 19 25 27 21 25 20
Price/earnings of non-voting equity securities (Genussscheine) 19 25 27 21 25 20

a) Each non-voting equity security (Genussschein) confers the same rights as any of the shares to participate in the available earnings and any remaining proceeds from liquidation following repayment of the nominal value of the shares and the participation certificate capital (if any). Shares and non-voting equity securities are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange. Roche Holding Ltd has no restrictions as to ownership of its shares or non-voting equity securities.

b) All stock price data reflect daily closing prices.

c) 2018 dividend proposed by the Board of Directors

Yearly Dividend Payout

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