Shares and shareholders

Wärtsilä Corporation's shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Large Cap list on the Helsinki Stock Exchange. The Annual General Meeting, held on 3 March 2011, approved the free share issue proposed by the Board of Directors. Thereby, Wärtsilä's total number of shares at the end of the financial period was 197,241,130.

Key figures for Wärtsilä share
 
      2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
Earnings per share (EPS)3 EUR 1.44 1.96 1.97 1.94 1.37
Book value of equity per share3 EUR 8.30 8.30 7.59 6.01 6.85
Dividend per share3 EUR 0.901 1.38 0.88 0.75 2.13
Dividend per earnings % 62.7 70.3 44.4 38.7 155.1
Dividend yield %          
  Series A   - - - - 8.01
  WRT1V2   4.03 4.82 6.23 7.14 8.16
Price per earnings (P/E)            
  Series A   - - - - 19.4
  WRT1V2   15.5 14.6 7.1 5.4 19.0
Price to book-value (P/BV)            
  Series A   - - - - 3.9
  WRT1V2   2.7 3.4 1.9 1.7 3.8
Adjusted number of shares x 1 000          
  end of financial year 197 241 98 621 98 621 98 621 95 970
  on average 197 241 98 621 98 621 97 944 95 751
 
1 Proposal of the Board of Directors.
2 Series B until 26 March 2008, thereafter WRT1V.
3 The share issue approved by Wärtsilä Corporation’s Annual General Meeting on 3 March 2011 increased the total number of Wärtsilä shares to 197,241,130. The figures in the comparison periods have been adjusted to reflect the increased number of shares.
               
               
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