ASML is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of chip-making equipment. Headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, ASML employs more than 14,000 people.
ASML intends to return cash to shareholders on a regular basis through share buybacks or capital repayment, subject to our liquidity requirements, current share price, market conditions and other relevant factors.
The following graph shows the last 5 years of Share Buyback repurchased, cumulative from initial start in 2006, in million EUR:
Below you find a link to the history table:
Share Buyback for up to EUR 1.5 billion
On January 20, 2016, ASML announced its new share buyback program to be executed in the 2016-2017 timeframe. ASML intends to purchase up to EUR 1.5 billion of shares which it intends to cancel upon repurchase.
The total amount of outstanding shares at the beginning of 2016 is approx. 428 million shares. Details on the share purchase can be found in the excel overview below:
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