Financial objectives

In our task of providing shareholders, analysts and investors with a true picture of Hufvudstaden's business model and financial position, we endeavour to maintain an open dialogue based on clarity, availability and reliability.

"The shares shall have good dividend 
growth over time."

The financial aim is that the shares shall have good dividend growth over time, that the dividend shall account for more than half of the net profit from current operations and that the equity ratio shall amount to at least 40 per cent over time.

Net profit and dividend share

Dividend growth



  • The total dividend for the 2016 financial year was SEK 680.7 million, which is equivalent to 81 per cent of the net profit from current operations.
  • The equity ratio exceeded 40 per cent at the end of 2016 and amounted 61 per cent.