Skanska as an investment

Skanska is one of the world's leading project development and construction groups, with a competitive offer and an attractive business model that creates value for shareholders.

Skanska has a long track record of good financial returns generating attractive shareholder returns long-term. It has shown stability over economic cycles and market shifts, which can be seen in return on equity and return on capital employed.

For more information about Skanska as an investment, please see our Why invest in Skanska presentation (PDF). For information about our Group strategy and business plan, please visit our Strategy page.

Total Shareholder Return 2014-2018

Total return of the Skanska share compared to indices


CAGR (5Y) for Skanska B in terms of Total Shareholder Return was 5.8%. Of which price return was 1.4% and dividend return 4.6%.

Growth in equity


Stability over economic cycles

Return on equity, % (Group level)


Return on capital employed in project development business streams


End date for figures in the two graphs above is 12/31/2018.