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Key figures for investors

A high performing and responsible Group

Discover Air Liquide's key figures for fiscal year 2015.

Activity in 2015

2015 Revenues €16.4 billion for the Group
Accident frequency 1.6 per million hours worked
%age of Groupe sales related to protecting life and preserving the environment 44% of Group sales
Capital expenditure €2.4 billion, i.e. 15% of Group sales
Cash flow from operations €3.1 bn
CO2 total emissions 25.3 million of tons
Code of conduct 97% deployment accross the Group
Countries 80
Creation in 1902
Customers Over 1 million
Debt-to-equity 57%
Developing economies 28% of Gas & services 2015 revenue
Dividend growth +8.7% per year over 30 years
Employees 51,500 employees
Foundation 221 projects since its creation
Independent Directors 9 members out of 11
Industrial management system 91% of sales covered over the last 5 years
Innovation expenses €282 million, i.e. 1.7% of Group revenues
Innovation patents 271 filed in 2015
Investment decisions €2.4 billion
Margin 19.5% Gas & Services Operating Margin
Patients 1.3 million
Net Profit (Group Share) €1.8 billion
ROCE 10.3%
TSR +8.7% over 5 years for a registered shareholder
Women 29% of managers and professionals
Women on the Board 5 members out of 11

 
For more details and relevant notes, please refer to the 2015 Reference document, pages 2 to 8.

2015 Annual Results

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Stock market data at December 31

  2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Market capitalization (in millions of euros)   27,130 29,682 32,159 35,470 35,672
Adjusted closing share price (a) (in euros) high 82.45 90.47 95.77 103.60 123.65
  low 69.12 76.47 81.28 84.45 97.44
At December 31 78.82 86.41 93.45 102.85 103.65

 
(a) Adjusted following current Euronext regulation.

Data per share at December 31 (in euros)

  2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Net earnings per share (b) - EPS (in euros) 4.47 4.63 (c) 4.79 4.85 5.12
Net dividend per share (b) - DPS (in euros) 2.06 2.27 2.31 2.55 2.60(d)
Pay-out ratio 47.5% 49.9% 49.7% 54.0% 52.4%
Dividend yield 2.6% 2.6% 2.5% 2.5% 2.5%
Ex-dividend date May 11, 2012 May 16, 2013 May 16, 2014 May 18, 2015 May 23, 2016

 
(b) Adjusted for previous two-for-one share splits and free share attributions.
(c) 2012 restated restated per effect of the IAS19 “Employee benefits” revision.
(d) Subject to the approval of the May 12, 2016 Shareholders’ Meeting.