key financials

Amounts in millions of €, unless otherwise indicated

2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Revenue 20,684 19,219 17,250 16,568 17,087
Gross profit 3,934 3,595 3,180 3,012 3,102
EBITA (underlying) 947 862 706 579 563
EBITA margin (underlying) 4.6% 4.5% 4.1% 3.5% 3.3%
Adjusted net income 689 608 460 368 366
 
Free cash flow 465 499 488 293 467
Net cash/(net debt) (793) (173) (422) (761) (1,096)
 
Market capitalization, year-end 9,431 10,529 7,215 8,366 4,785
Number of ordinary shares outstanding (average in millions) 183.0 181.7 178.9 175.5 171.9
Closing price (in €) 51.53 57.53 40.06 47.15 27.81
 
Diluted ordinary EPS (adjusted) (€) 3.75 3.32 2.54 2.07 2.11
Dividend per ordinary share (€) 1.89 1.68 1.29 0.95 1.25
Payout per ordinary share in % 50% 50% 50% 45% 59%

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