Last €263.25 EUR
Change Today +0.355 / 0.14%
Volume 214.0
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kws saat ag (KWS) Snapshot

Open
€262.70
Previous Close
€262.90
Day High
€265.10
Day Low
€262.54
52 Week High
09/19/14 - €284.00
52 Week Low
12/23/13 - €242.47
Market Cap
1.7B
Average Volume 10 Days
3.4K
EPS TTM
€11.69
Shares Outstanding
6.6M
EX-Date
12/19/14
P/E TM
22.5x
Dividend
€3.00
Dividend Yield
1.14%
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kws saat ag (KWS) Details

KWS SAAT AG, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a plant breeding company worldwide. The company operates primarily through Corn, Sugarbeet, and Cereals segments. The Corn segment produces and sells corn for grain and silage corn, as well as oil and field seeds comprising rapeseeds, sunflowers, sorghum, and soybeans. The Sugarbeet segment is involved in the multiplication, processing, and distribution of sugarbeet seeds and seed potatoes. The Cereals segment produces and distributes hybrid rye, wheat, and barley, as well as oil and field seed. KWS SAAT AG was founded in 1856 and is based in Einbeck, Germany.

4,847 Employees
Last Reported Date: 10/16/14
Founded in 1856

kws saat ag (KWS) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman of the Executive Board and Chief Exe...
Total Annual Compensation: €836.1K
Member of the Executive Board
Total Annual Compensation: €730.5K
Member of the Executive Board
Total Annual Compensation: €728.9K
Member of the Executive Board
Total Annual Compensation: €490.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

kws saat ag (KWS) Key Developments

KWS SAAT AG Proposes Dividend for the Fiscal 2014

KWS SAAT AG announced the Supervisory Board will propose an unchanged dividend payout of EUR 3.00 per share for the fiscal 2014.

KWS SAAT AG Reports Earnings Results for the Fiscal Year 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fiscal Year 2015

KWS SAAT AG reported earnings results for the fiscal year 2014. For the period, the company reported net sales rose by 2.7% to EUR 1,178.0 against EUR 1,147.2 million a year ago. After adjustment for negative exchange rate effects, net sales would have been 7.1% higher year on year. Expenditure on product development and distribution increased by EUR 22 million while exchange rate effects reduced earnings by about EUR 4 million, and the company generated operating income (EBIT) of EUR 138.4 against EUR 152.1 million a year ago. Net income for the year fell above-proportionately to EUR 80.3 million against EUR 92.3 million due to special tax effects. For fiscal 2015, the company expects net sales to be grown by 5% to 10% and EBIT margin of at least 10%.

KWS SAAT AG Presents at Berenberg and Goldman Sachs Third Annual German Corporate Conference, Sep-24-2014 02:15 PM

KWS SAAT AG Presents at Berenberg and Goldman Sachs Third Annual German Corporate Conference, Sep-24-2014 02:15 PM. Venue: Dolce Munich Unterschleissheim, Andreas-Danzer-Weg 1, 85716 Unterschleissheim, Germany.

 

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