Capital market-relevant press releases, 2006-08-24, 07:54 AM
Share buyback program completed
On the basis of the authorization granted by the Annual General Meeting on January 27, 2006, the Executive Board of ThyssenKrupp AG resolved on July 3, 2006 to purchase up to 25,724,452 shares of the Company, representing 5% of the capital stock, before the authorization expires.
On August 21, 2006 Commerzbank AG, Frankfurt am Main, completed the share buyback program. The buyback was handled exclusively on the XETRA trading system of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.
Altogether 25,724,452 shares or 5% of the capital stock were purchased at a cost of 696,930,780.37 euros. This represents an average price of 27.09 euros.