12. EARNINGS PER SHARE
Basic earnings per share are calculated by dividing the profit for the period attributable to the ordinary equity holders of the parent by the weighted average number of shares outstanding during the year. Diluted earnings per share are calculated by dividing the profit for the period attributable to the equity holders of the parent by the weighted average number of diluted shares during the period.
MEUR 2015 2014
Profit attributable to ordinary shareholders of parent 9.9 14.2
Number of shares (x 1,000)
Weighted average number of shares for basic earnings per share 76,394 75,487
Impact of dilution, stock options
Diluted weighted average number of outstanding shares 76,394 75,487
EPS, basic, € 0.13 0.19
Earnings per share (diluted) 0.13 0.19