Corporate Social Responsibility Report 2014
2.5. SHARE PRICE PERFORMANCE.
The company’s efficient corporate structure, correct
management of operating costs, greater trading
volume on the Spanish exchange and the notable
presence of foreign investors and households in the
financial markets, along with the bullish trend seen in
the Spanish stock market during the year, were all key
to BME reporting its best results since 2010.
The shares ended 2014 at €32.14 per share, a
gain of 16.20 % on the price of €27.66 per share at
BME IBEX-35 DJ GEX
Bme share price performance in 2014 vs. The ibex 35 and the dj gex
BME’s share price and volume between 1/1/14 and 31/12/14
In addition, if we take into account the dividends
distributed in 2014, the total return on investment
including reinvestment of dividends was 20.8% for
the BME shareholder in 2014.
On the other hand, the average daily return cash
amount traded in 2014 reached €14 million, up
38.6% from the average of €10.1 million in 2013. The
number of trades on BME in 2014 totalled 845,364
trades, up 72% from the previous high in 2008, up
93.1% compared to the previous year.
Main share price indicators
Total number of shares
Nominal value (€) (Datos a 31.12.2014)
At the start of the year
At the close of the year
Stock market gain at the close of the year (%)
The BME share price comfortably outperformed the
market in 2014, with the IBEX 35® reference index
increasing by 3.7 % in the year, closing at 10,279.50
In this scenario, BME remains committed to its objec-
tive of maximising the company’s value in order to
increase shareholder value.
The chart shows the performance of BME’s share price (dark blue) relative to the IBEX35® (purple) and the Dow Jones
Global Exchanges Index (brown), which encompasses the prices of the world’s leading stock markets.