Investor Fact Sheet

At a glance

Henkel was founded in 1876. With its brands, innovations and technologies, Henkel holds leading market positions worldwide in the industrial and consumer businesses. The Adhesive Technologies business unit is global leader in the market for adhesives, sealants and functional coatings. With Consumer Brands, the company holds leading positions especially in laundry & home care and hair in many markets and categories around the world. The company employs around 48,000 people worldwide. Henkel’s preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX.

Key financials

in million euros

2022

2023

+/-

Sales

22,397

21,514

-3.9%

Organic sales growth

8.8%

4.2%

Adjusted1 operating profit (adjusted EBIT)

2,319

2,556

10.2%

Adjusted1 return on sales (adjusted EBIT margin)

10.4%

11.9%

1.5pp

Adjusted1 earnings per preferred share (adjusted EPS) (in euros)
- at constant exchange rates

3.90
 

4.35
 

11.5%
20.0%

Dividend per preferred share (in euros)

1.85

1.852

1 Adjusted for one-time expenses and income, and for restructuring expenses
2 Proposal to shareholders for the Annual General Meeting on April 22, 2024.
pp = percentage points

Sales and EBIT development