Barco's board of directors will propose to the General Assembly to distribute a gross dividend of 0.4 euros per share, a 5% increase from 0.378 euro a year ago. Barco's shareholders will be offered the choice between payment in cash or dividend in shares, enabling Barco's shareholders to reinvest in the company.
CEO, Charles Beauduin and chairman of the board, Frank Donck, have confirmed the intent of respectively Titan Baratto NV and 3D NV, to opt for the stock dividend.
Modalities for the dividend as well as ex-, record and payment date will be announced at the latest with the Annual General Assembly 2022.
Press release "Modalities of optional dividend" - 28/04/2022