Share fact sheet

Bekaert was founded in 1880 and transformed into a public limited company (N.V.) in 1924.

On 11 December 1972 the shares were first listed on the Brussels stock exchange.

The Bekaert shares have no par value.   

Number of shares

    31/12/2023 31/12/2022 31/12/2021 31/12/2020  31/12/2019 31/12/2018 31/12/2017  31/12/2016 31/12/2015
Nr of shares as at 31.12   54 750 174 59 029 252 60 452 261  60 414 841  60 408 441  60 408 441  60 373 841  60 347 525  60 125 525 
Nr of shares: weighted average    53 559 847 56 194 711 57 000 709  56 554 555  56 514 831  56 453 134  56 741 126  56 263 172  55 841 843 
Nr of shares: diluted average*    53 890 095 56 662 942 57 620 824  64 133 617  56 587 264  64 095 106 64 716 429  56 886 582  56 060 677 
Average daily traded volume    49 812 69 839 68 749  72 995  96 683  153 858  121 686  123 268  112 076 

* dilution effect of convertible bond 2020 restated

Historical overview of issued shares (downloadable in excel)

Market

Brussels    Euronext®  BRU  Continuous 
Share  ISIN   BE0974258874   BEKB  
Bond 2019-2026  ISIN  BE0002673540   
Bond 2020-2027  ISIN  BE0002795166   

Sector classification

ICB Diversified Industrials 2727

Indices

Euronext BEL Mid Euronext BEL20®Return Private
Euronext Next150 Euronext Engineering Machinery
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Euronext Belgian All shares Ethibel Excellence Index®
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Kempen/SNS  Smaller Europe Socially Responsible Investment