The shares of PALFINGER AG are listed in the prime market on the Vienna Stock Exchange. In Germany, they are traded over the counter in Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Berlin, Munich and Dusseldorf. Since March 2005, there has been an ADR Level 1 listing in New York. PALFINGER stock is listed in the ATX Prime Index of the Vienna Stock Exchange and, since 2005, has also been included in the Austrian VÖNIX sustainability index. Since May 2013, PALFINGER shares have also been included in the ATX Global Players index, which since then has been calculated by the Vienna Stock Exchange.
PALFINGER attaches great importance to providing its investors with continuous and transparent information, as is evidenced by the fact that the Company received several awards – some of them international – for its Annual Report 2013. More information concerning this topic you can find under “About us – Awards”.
The Palfinger family, which either directly or indirectly owns approx. 59 per cent of the shares in PALFINGER AG, is PALFINGER’s stable core shareholder. In addition, there is a cross shareholding between PALFINGER and the SANY Group. SANY sold 900,000 PALFINGER shares at the end of September to refinance its European business operations, thus reducing SANY’s share in PALFINGER AG to approx. 7.5 per cent as at the end of December 2017 (previous year: almost 10 per cent). Approximately 33.5 per cent of the shares (previous year: approx. 31 per cent) are in free float. According to the information available to PALFINGER AG, a significant portion of the free float is held by retail shareholders; the majority is held by institutional investors, primarily from Continental Europe.