With a turnover of more than 9 billion euros (from a record of 6.8 billion in 2016), ASML has – again – put down a record in 2017. Net income amounted to more than 2 billion (1.5B in 2016). The last quarter of the year contributed with a turnover of 2.56 billion euros (with a gross margin of more than 45%) considerably to this. The margin over 2017 amounted to 45%, slightly more than in 2015. Due to the good results, the dividend rises again: shareholders will receive €1.40 per share (instead of €1.20 last year).

Read all the articles in our archive by becoming a member of Innovation Origins. Sign up here as a supporter of independent journalism!

Become a member!

On Innovation Origins you can read the latest news about the world of innovation every day. We want to keep it that way, but we can't do it alone! Are you enjoying our articles and would you like to support independent journalism? Become a member and read our stories guaranteed ad-free.

About the author

Author profile picture Bart Brouwers is co-founder and co-owner of Media52 BV, the publisher of innovationorigins.com.