SAP Stock and ADR: Invest in Leader of Business Software

Since 1988, SAP shares have been listed at Frankfurt Stock Exchange. American depositary receipts (ADRs) representing our shares have been listed on the NYSE in the United States since 1998. At the end of 2014 our market cap was €72 bn, about 76% of our stock was in free float. SAP is a member of the German DAX and of the Dow Jones EURO STOXX 50 index.

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SAP Stock at a Glance

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Key Data

Ticker: SAP
ISIN: DE0007164600
CUSIP: 803054204
Bloomberg: SAP GR
Reuters: SAPG.F
Shares outstanding: 1,229 million
Payout ratio for FY 2014:                   40%


Shareholder Structure

The shareholder structure of SAP is characterized by a wide distribution of share ownership. About 76% of all shares outstanding are in free float. The largest proportion of shares in free float are held by institutional investors in the USA and Canada.

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Analyst Coverage

Sell-side analysts from about 50 national and international banks and investment firms regularly publish comments, evaluations, and recommendations of SAP stock. The Investor Relations team maintains contact with these analysts.


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