key financials

Amounts in millions of €, unless otherwise indicated

2015 2014 2013 2012 2011
Revenue 19,219 17,250 16,568 17,087 16,225
Gross profit 3,595 3,180 3,012 3,102 2,957
EBITA (underlying) 862
706 579 563 600
EBITA margin 4.5% 4.1% 3.5% 3.3% 3.7%
Adjusted net income 608 460 368 366 400
 
Free cash flow 499 488 293 467 435
Net cash/(net debt) (173) (422) (761) (1,096) (1,303)
 
Market capitalization, year-end 10,529 7,215 8,366 4,785 3,908
Number of ordinary shares outstanding (average in millions) 181.7 178.9 175.5 171.9 170.8
Closing price (in €) 57.53 40.06 47.15 27.81 22.86
 
Diluted ordinary EPS (adjusted) (€) 3.32 2.54 2.07 2.11 2.32
Dividend per ordinary share (€) 1.68 1.29 0.95 1.25 1.25
Payout per ordinary share in % 50% 50% 45% 59% 53%

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