Dividend and total return
Axfood’s dividend policy sets the goal that the shareholder dividend shall be at least 50 percent of profit after tax. The dividend is to be paid out on two occasions.
The 2021 Annual General Meeting resolved in favour of a dividend of SEK 7.50 per share (7.25), corresponding to 82 percent of profit for the year. The dividend amount is divided into two payments of SEK 3.75 each with record dates Friday, 26 March 2021 and Friday, 24 September 2021. The first dividend payment was expected to be paid out on Wednesday, 31 March 2021. The second dividend payment is expected to be paid out on Wednesday, 29 September 2021. The last day for trading in the Company’s stock including the right to the first dividend payment was Wednesday, 24 March 2021. The last day for trading in the Company’s stock including the right to the second dividend payment is Wednesday, 22 September 2021.