Atea is a publicly-traded company listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (ticker: ATEA). The company has one class of shares, which are freely negotiable. All shares have equal voting rights.
Atea aims to provide a competitive long-term return to its shareholders, through capital appreciation and a high dividend payout. The company’s dividend policy is to return at least 70 percent of its annual free cash flow (cash flow from operations, less capital expenditures) to shareholders in the form of a dividend payout. In 2018, the Board proposed to distribute a dividend for the 2017 accounting year of NOK 6.50 per share, to be paid in two equal installments of NOK 3.25 during May and November.