Biomerieux Sa : Board of directors will recommend that shareholders at annual meeting on May 30 approve a dividend of 1.00 euros per share . FY sales 2.10 billion euros ($2.22 billion) versus 1.97 billion euros year ago . 2017 objectives: . organic growth in sales of between 8 pct and 9 pct . Dividend is unchanged from dividend paid previous year . FY earnings per share 4.54 euros versus 2.80 euros year ago . Dividend would represent a total payout of 39.5 million euros, to be paid on June 8, 2017. . 2017 objectives: contributive operating income before non-recurring items of between 300 million euros and 315 million euros .FY operating income 282 million euros versus 195 million euros year ago.