AB InBev, Ageas, TKH Group, Vision IT: Benelux Equity Preview

The following companies may have unusual price changes in Benelux markets. Stock symbols are in parentheses, and prices are from the previous close.

The AEX-Index (AEX) in Amsterdam advanced 0.30, or 0.1 percent, to 366.38. Belgium’s Bel20 Index gained 3.06, or 0.1 percent, to 2,683.23. Luxembourg’s LuxX Index lost 1.1 percent to 1,473.95.

Dutch stocks:

TKH Group NV (TWEKA) : The Dutch maker of cables and tire-producing machines may report full-year net income rose to 34.6 million euros ($48.1 million), according to the average estimate of seven analysts in a Bloomberg survey. TKH rose 0.4 percent to 18.25 euros.

Belgian stocks:

Ageas (AGS) : The insurer formerly known as Fortis may post a second-half net loss of 1.95 billion euros, according to the average of two analyst estimates compiled by Bloomberg. Ageas increased 0.6 percent to 2.19 euros.

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV (ABI) : The brewer of Bud Light and Stella Artois had the rating on its senior unsecured debt raised to Baa1 from Baa2 at Moody’s Investors Service. The outlook on the rating is stable, Moody’s said. AB InBev advanced 0.2 percent to 41.07 euros.

Vision IT Group (VIT) SA: The consulting company that first sold shares for 8.75 euros apiece in December 2007 said full-year sales rose 31 percent to 106.4 million euros and reiterated its forecast for revenue of more than 120 million euros this year. Vision IT declined 0.8 percent to 6.50 euros.

To contact the reporters on this story: John Martens in Brussels at jmartens1@bloomberg.net; Fred Pals in Amsterdam at fpals@bloomberg.net

To contact the editors responsible for this story: Angela Cullen at acullen8@bloomberg.net; David Merritt at dmerritt1@bloomberg.net.

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