Belgian listed companies, with the exception of AB InBev will allocate 6.3 billion of shareholders, according to L & # 39; Echo and De Tijd on Saturday, noting that family businesses, especially generous. Belgian listed companies recorded a good year in 2018 two-thirds of them have seen their incomes increase. After the general meeting, which will take place in the near future, two of the three companies distributing dividends to shareholders should increase the coupon. 24% of companies maintain their dividends unchanged and only 10% have had to reduce or eliminate dividends.
The average dividend yield companies, which distribute a coupon gross amount of 4.3%. Balances enable businesses to be generous. At a ratio of 49% debt and payout ratio of 50% – if we exclude AB InBev – most companies demonstrate excellent health.
The family business is particularly generous. Coupons Resilux Lotus company like bakery, Texaf, AIV, Spadel Sioen Brederode shows Miko or double digit growth. Moury family of & # 39; is a "double coupon" to mark the centenary of the construction company Moury Construct. Resilux PET bottle manufacturer also increases its coupon of 50%.