Exchange: XETRA
Currency: EUR

Price: 54.02 (Close)



52 Week range 200d Moving Avg. Beta
47.23 – 71.05 63.88 1.39
Dividend Dividend Yield Ex-Dividend date
3.40 6.29% 2022-05-02
P/E Ratio Latest EPS DGR 3 years
9.00 6.00 2.11%
High Volatility
Dividend Growth


BASF SE operates as a chemical company worldwide. It operates through six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care, and Agricultural Solutions. The Chemicals segment provides petrochemicals and intermediates. The Materials segment offers advanced materials and their precursors for applications and systems, such as isocyanates and polyamides, as well as inorganic basic products and specialties for plastic and plastic processing industries. The Industrial Solutions segment develops and markets ingredients and additives for industrial applications, such as polymer dispersions, pigments, resins, electronic materials, antioxidants, and admixtures. The Surface Technologies segment offers chemical solutions, which include coatings, rust protection products, catalysts, and battery materials for the automotive and chemical industries. The Nutrition & Care segment provides nutrition and care ingredients for food and feed producers, as well as pharmaceutical, cosmetics, detergent, and cleaner industries. The Agricultural Solutions segment offers crop protection products and seeds, such as fungicides, herbicides, insecticides, and biological crop production products, as well as seed treatment products. The company has a strategic collaboration agreement with Midea Group Co Ltd; strategic partnership with Aspen Aerogels, Inc.; and collaboration agreement with ExxonMobil. BASF SE was founded in 1865 and is headquartered in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany.


Sector: Industry:
Basic Materials Chemicals

Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Ratings

Total ESG Score

26 – 50 percentile


13 – 1 percentile


7 – 1 percentile


8 – 1 percentile

Controversy level



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Dividend Safety Metrics

Latest EPS 6.00
Annual Payout 3.40
Payout Ratio 56.67%
Dividend growth 0 Years
Dividend Score 0
Dividend Coverage Ratio 1.77
Altman-Z score 0.00



BASF SE’s current dividend yield of 6.29% is 36% above its 5-year average. The 5-year average dividend yield is 4.62% (see red-line in chart). This indicates the stock may be undervalued today.

BASF SE (BAS.XETRA) Performance

The chart below displays the total price return(%) of BASF SE for different periods:


BASF SE (BAS.XETRA) Total Return

The chart below displays the (CAGR) total return (%) including all dividends paid of BASF SE for different periods:


Dividend Scorecard

Dividend Yield (TTM) Annual Payout Payout Ratio Dividend growth
6.29 3.40 56.67% 0 Years


Dividend Growth Summary

3 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 2.11%
5 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 2.62%
10 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 4.14%

Dividend Growth Rates History

Year Payout Amount Annual Payout Growth (YoY)
2021 3.300 3.1%
2019 3.200 3.2%
2018 3.100 3.3%
2017 3.000 3.4%
2016 2.900 3.6%
2015 2.800 3.7%
2014 2.700 3.8%
2013 2.600 4.0%
2012 2.500 13.6%
2011 2.200 29.4%
2010 1.700 -12.8%
2009 1.950 -50.0%
2008 3.900 30.0%

BASF SE (BAS.XETRA) Dividend Payment History