Dividend information

 

ABB’s dividend policy is to pay a rising, sustainable dividend over time

ABB’s board has proposed an ordinary dividend of 0.80 Swiss francs per share for 2019, subject to shareholder approval at the company’s annual general meeting on March 26, 2020. The proposal is in line with ABB’s dividend policy to pay a rising, sustainable dividend over time.
Further information will be available on ABB’s website.



Estimated dividend dates

 Estimated dates for dividend Cum date    Ex-date Record date  Payout date 
 SIX Swiss Exchange  March 27  March 30   March 31  April 1
 NASDAQ OMX Stockholm  March 27  March 30  March 31  April 3
 New York Stock Exchange  March 27  March 30   March 31  Mid May

Estimated dates will be confirmed nearer the time.




Dividend Access Facility 2019

Shareholders that are tax-resident in Sweden and hold shares of ABB Ltd registered with Euroclear Sweden have the option to participate in a facility that allows them to receive the dividend relating to those shares in Swedish Kronor free of Swiss withholding tax.
Further information will be made available on ABB Sweden website www.abb.se/aktie site in due course.

Historical information ABB dividend per share

Year Payment date Dividend per share
2018 May 8, 2019 CHF 0.80 
2017 April 6, 2018 CHF 0.78
2016 April 21, 2017 CHF 0.76
2015 July 13, 2016 CHF 0.74
2014  July 29, 2015  CHF 0.72 (split payment - CHF 0.55 and CHF 0.17)
2013 May 8, 2014 CHF 0.70
2012 May 3, 2013 CHF 0.68
2011 May 4, 2012 CHF 0.65
2010 May 6, 2011 CHF 0.60
2009 July 15, 2010 CHF 0.51
2008 July 27, 2009 CHF 0.48
2007 July 28, 2008 CHF 0.48
2006 May 8, 2007 CHF 0.24