Press Releases

Positive results, stable dividend, re-elections to Supervisory Board

02/15/2019

  • Olaf Koch, Chairman of the Management Board of METRO AG: “The company has made great progress in many areas. METRO is profitable. The prospects for the future are very good.”
  • Dividend of €0.70 per share approved
  • Dr Fredy Raas, Eva-Lotta Sjöstedt and Alexandra Soto re-elected as members of the Supervisory Board

At today’s Annual General Meeting, Olaf Koch, Chairman of the Management Board of METRO AG, drew positive conclusions from a challenging year: “The financial year 2017/18 was not an easy year for METRO. This was also reflected in the share price. We had to cope with challenges  but we successfully mastered them“, said Olaf Koch. “Fact is that the company has made great progress in many areas, including key financial figures. METRO is profitable. And even more important: the prospects for the future are very good. The focus on wholesale is paying off.”

For further information please see the attached press release.