The shares in Beter Bed Holding N.V. are quoted on Euronext Amsterdam under security code NL0000339703. The shares of Beter Bed formed part of the Euronext Amsterdam Small cap Index (AScX) in 2015. The number of shares outstanding at the end of 2015 totalled 21,955,562. In 2015, 50,000 new shares were issued. Shares repurchased and not yet cancelled totalled zero at the end of the year under review. In the year under review, 2,723 shares were sold from the portfolio, all owing to the exercise of employee stock options. As a result the number of shares in the portfolio was zero at the end of 2015. The average number of shares used to calculate earnings per share is 21,947,224. The number of shares used to calculate the diluted earnings per share is equal to 22,053,956 earnings per share for 2015 total € 1.03 compared to € 0.77 in 2014. The diluted earnings per share in 2015 are € 1.02 (2014: €0.77).
Share price development
The diagram above shows the turnover of the shares traded on Euronext Amsterdam per month and the cumulative percentage of the outstanding shares that were traded in 2015 (as at 1 January 2016).
Two liquidity providers operated on behalf of the Beter Bed share in 2015, namely ING Commercial Banking and Rabobank International.
Distribution of trading volume
The above chart shows the distribution of trading volume in 2015 between Euronext and the main alternative trading platforms London Stock Exchange, Turquoise and others (Equiduct, Chi-X, BATS and Smartpool).