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Jerónimo Martins Share

When was Jerónimo Martins Group first listed on the Stock Exchange?

In July 1989 an Initial Public Offering placed 15% of the share capital of Jerónimo Martins, SGPS, SA on the stock market. Around 35% of its capital is currently floated.

Where are Jerónimo Martins shares quoted?

Jerónimo Martins shares are quoted on the Portuguese stock exchange, Euronext Lisbon, and have been part of the PSI 20 Index.

How many Jerónimo Martins shares are listed in the stock exchange?

Total listed shares is 629,293,220, from which 859,000 are own shares.

How can I invest in Jerónimo Martins shares?

Jerónimo Martins shares are listed on NYSE Euronext Lisbon in the form of ordinary and bearer shares. Shares can be bought through any brokerage service provider, normally banks. In order to buy shares, it will be necessary to hold a securities account, in which the shares will be deposited.

It is not possible buy shares directly from Jerónimo Martins.


What is Jerónimo Martins's dividend distribution policy?

The Company's Board of Directors maintained a policy of dividend distribution based on the following rules:

- The value of the dividend distributed must be between 40% and 50% of ordinary consolidated net earnings;

- If, as a result of applying the criteria mentioned above, there is a drop in the dividend in a certain year compared to that of the previous year, and the Board of Directors considers that this decrease is a result of abnormal and merely circumstantial situations, it may propose that the value from the previous year should be maintained. It may even resort to free existing reserves, providing that the use of these reserves does not jeopardise the principles adopted for balance sheet management.

When does Jerónimo Martins pay dividends?

According to the existing legislation, the payment of the annual dividends cannot take place 30 days after the Shareholder's Meeting that approves it.

Until what date do my shares have the right to receive dividends?

Only shares held up to the second working day immediately before the ex-dividend date have the right to receive dividends.


How frequently does Jerónimo Martins present its financial statements?

The Jerónimo Martins Group presents its financial statements every quarter.

What company audits Jerónimo Martins’ results?

The company responsible for auditing Jerónimo Martins' results is PriceWaterHouseCoopers.

Which accounting principles does Jerónimo Martins use?

Since financial year 2000, Jerónimo Martins prepares its accounts according to the IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards.

What is Jerónimo Martins’ financial year?

Jerónimo Martins' financial year is the same as the calendar year (January 1st to December 31st).

What is Jerónimo Martins’ official reporting currency?

Jerónimo Martins reports in euros.

Which is Jerónimo Martins Group rating?

The Jerónimo Martins Group has no rating.

Where is the registered office of Jerónimo Martins?

Corporate Address

Rua Actor António Silva, n.º7
1649-033 Lisboa