Dividend

2013 Dividend

The Board of Directors of Total met on February 11, 2014, and decided to propose at the Annual Shareholders Meeting on May 16, 2014, a dividend of 2.38 €/share for 2013, which represents a 3.4% increase for the remaining dividend.

Calendar(1) for the interim quarterly dividends and the remainder for 2013:
 1st interim dividend2nd interim dividend3rd interim dividendRemainder(2)
Rate €0.59/share €0.59/share €0.59/share €0.61/share
Ex-dividend date September 24, 2013 December 16, 2013 March 24, 2014 June 2, 2014
Payment date September 27, 2013 December 19, 2013 March 27, 2014 June 5, 2014
(1) These ex-dividend and payment dates relate to the Total shares traded on the NYSE Euronext Paris.
(2) Pending approval at the May 16, 2014 Annual Shareholders’ Meeting.

Dividend History

The figures in the table below have been adjusted retroactively to take into account the 4-for-1 stock split completed on May 18, 2006.

 
 Nature of the couponEx-dividend datePayment dateNet amount (€)

2012: €2.34/share

Remainder
3rdinterim dividend
2nd interim dividend
1st interim dividend

06/24/2013
03/18/2013
12/17/2012
09/24/2012

06/27/2013 03/21/2013 12/20/2012
09/27/2012

0.59
0.59
0.59
0.57

2011: €2.28/share

Remainder
3rd interim dividend
2nd interim dividend
1st interim dividend

06/18/2012
03/19/2012
12/19/2011
09/19/2011

06/21/2012
03/22/2012
12/22/2011
09/22/2011

0.57
0.57
0.57
0.57

2010: €2.28/share

Remainder
Interim dividend

05/23/2011
11/12/2010

05/26/2011
11/17/2010

1.14
1.14

2009: €2.28/share

Remainder
Interim dividend

05/27/2010
11/13/2009

06/01/2010
11/18/2009

1.14
1.14

2008: €2.28/share

Remainder
Interim dividend

05/19/2009
11/14/2008

05/22/2009
11/19/2008

1.14
1.14

2007: €2.07/share

Remainder
Interim dividend

05/20/2008
11/16/2007

05/23/2008
11/16/2007

1.07
1

2006: €1.87/share

Remainder
Interim dividend

05/18/2007
11/17/2006

05/18/2007
11/17/2006

1
0.87

 

Evolution dividendes

Changes in the pay-out ratio(1) for the past five years are as follow:

Pay-out ratio evolution

(1) Based on the adjusted fully-diluted earnings for the relevant year.

Appreciation of a portfolio invested in Total shares

Net yield of 6.8% per year over ten years (excluding tax credit).

Multiplication of the initial investment by 1.9 over ten years

As of December 31, 2012, for every €1,000 invested in Total shares by an individual residing in France, assuming that the net dividends (excluding the tax credit) are reinvested in Total shares, and excluding tax and social withholding.

Investment dateAverage annual total returnValue, as of December 31, 2012 of €1,000 invested
    Total(a) CAC 40(b) Total CAC 40
1 year   +4.68 % +18.83 % 1,047 1,188
5 years   -2.65 % -5.04 % 874 772
10 years   +6.83 % +4.86 % 1,936 1,608
15 years   +7.61 % +3.84 % 3,005 1,759
(a) Total's share prices, used for the calculation of the total return (including dividends and appreciation), take into account the adjustment made by Euronext Paris in 2006 ex Arkema's share allocation rights.
(b) CAC 40 quotes taken into account to calculate the total return (including dividends and appreciation) include all dividends distributed by the companies that are in the index.