16. Earnings per Share

Earnings per share are determined according to IAS 33 (Earnings per Share) by dividing net income by the weighted average number of ordinary shares in issue during the year.

Earnings per Share

 

 

2014

 

2015

 

 

€ million

 

€ million

2014 figures restated

Income from continuing operations after income taxes

 

3,343

 

4,018

 

 

 

 

 

Income from discontinued operations after income taxes

 

100

 

80

 

 

 

 

 

Income after income taxes

 

3,443

 

4,098

of which attributable to noncontrolling interest

 

17

 

(12)

of which attributable to Bayer AG stockholders (net income)

 

3,426

 

4,110

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shares

 

Shares

Weighted average number of issued ordinary shares

 

826,947,808

 

826,947,808

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Earnings per share

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

From continuing operations

 

 

 

 

Basic

 

4.02

 

4.87

Diluted

 

4.02

 

4.87

From discontinued operations

 

 

 

 

Basic

 

0.12

 

0.10

Diluted

 

0.12

 

0.10

From continuing and discontinued operations

 

 

 

 

Basic

 

4.14

 

4.97

Diluted

 

4.14

 

4.97