Investor Fact Sheet

  • Henkel with good performance in challenging environment with unprecedented input cost inflation
  • Group sales reach 20.1 billion euros, significant organic sales growth
  • Stable adjusted1 EBIT margin thanks to strong volume expansion and pricing/savings initiatives; very strong increase in earnings per preferred share
  • Strong financial foundation and stringent approach on capital allocation: stable dividend
  • Strong progress on Purposeful Growth Agenda with clear priorities to advance to the next level – creation of Henkel Consumer Brands as one of the key initiatives

in million euros

2020

2021

+/-

Sales

19,250

20,066

4.2 %

Adjusted1 operating profit (adjusted EBIT)

2,579

2,686

4.2 %

Adjusted1 return on sales (adjusted EBIT margin)

13.4 %

13.4 %

0.0 pp

Adjusted1 earnings per preferred share (adjusted EPS) in euros

4.26

4.56

7.0 %

Dividend per preferred share in euros

1.85

1.85

pp = percentage points
1 Adjusted for one-time expenses and income, and for restructuring expenses.

Sales and EBIT development

Sales 2021