Dividend info

Philips’ dividend policy is aimed at dividend stability and a pay-out ratio of 40% to 50% of continuing net income. Following the intended separation of the Lighting business, the dividend pay-out ratio with respect to future years could be subject to change.

Dividend 2015

On January 26, 2016, the Board of Management of Philips proposed an elective dividend of EUR 0.80 per common share. This proposal was approved at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 12, 2016. Further details can be found through the links below.

Dividend 2014

On January 27, 2015, the Board of Management of Philips proposed an elective dividend of EUR 0.80 per common share. This proposal was approved at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 7, 2015. Further details can be found through the links below.