JURNAL BISNIS DAN AKUNTANSI
KEBIJAKAN DIVIDEN, PROFITABILITAS, PERTUMBUHAN PENJUALAN DAN FAKTOR - FAKTOR LAINNYA YANG MEMPENGARUHI TINGKAT HUTANG PERUSAHAAN
IMAN AKHMADI dan RINTAR HAPOSAN E.N.
The purpose of this research is to obtain empirical evidence that dividend policy, profitability, sales growth, total assets growth, investmnet opportunity set and institutional ownership affect financial leverage in manufacturing companies that listed in BEI for the period of 2008-2011. The samples of this research are consisting of 122 manufacturing companies listing in Indonesia Stock Exchange that have been selected by purposive sampling method. Data were analyzed using multiple linear regression analysis. The result of this research shows that institutional ownership has significant influence to financial leverage. Whereas, the other independent variables are dividend policy, profitability, sales growth, total asset growth and investment opportunity set do not have significant influence to financial leverageKeyword :Dividend Policy, Profitability, Sales Growth, Other Variables, Financial Leverage