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Trading in the Orkla share

The Orkla share is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange under the ticker code ORK. All shares have equal rights and are freely transferable.

In terms of market value, Orkla was the eighth largest company on the Oslo Stock Exchange as at 31 December 2019. At the end of 2019, its market capitalisation was NOK 89.1 billion, up NOK 19.8 billion from the end of 2018.

General facts about the Orkla share

  • The share has a nominal value of NOK 1.25
  • The Orkla share is traded at the Oslo Stock Exchange with ticker ORK
  • The Orkla share may also be traded through Orkla’s Level-1 ADR programme in the USA

Trading in the Orkla share

The average daily volume of Orkla shares traded on the Oslo Stock Exchange in 2019 was 1.6 million, equivalent to 0.2 per cent of the total number of Orkla shares.

Average number of shares outstanding, diluted
Figures in '000 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015
Average no.
of shares issued
1,012,506 1,018,931 1,018,931 1,018,931 1,018,931
Average no.
of treasury shares
12,577 10,121 1,459 1,405 1,385
Average no.
of shares outstanding
999,929 1,008,810 1,017,472 1,017,526 1,017,546
Estimated
dilution effect
- - - 443 847
Average no.
of shares outstanding, diluted
999,929 1,008,810 1,017,472 1,017,969 1,018,394