Assoc British Foods Dividend yield

 Price  22.64
 Dividend  0.46
 Earnings  0.69
 Cash-flow  2.16
 Book value  11.92
 Equity  11.90

Assoc British Foods is part of Food Producers business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Assoc British Foods is a company from UK, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Assoc British Foods paid a total dividend of 364 million GBP last year, for a market value of 17,931 millions (Market Cap 7,864 millions). Dividend per share of Assoc British Foods is 0.46 GBP, and his stock market price 22.64 GBP.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Assoc British Foods has a dividend yield of 2.05%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from UK. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Assoc British Foods dividend yield with other Food Producers companies or firms from UK.

Dividend yield of Assoc British Foods

Assoc British Foods Dividend Payout

About the ability of Assoc British Foods to maintain his current dividend of GBP 0.46 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.05%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Assoc British Foods payout on ernings is currently 66.67%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.57% and 36.83% respectively. Both figures show that Assoc British Foods can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Assoc British Foods is GBP 2.16 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of GBP 0.46, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Assoc British Foods, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Consumer Goods industry and Food Producers sector companies.

Assoc British Foods payout

Assoc British Foods Dividend History

Year Yield  GBP  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Assoc British Foods Stock performance

Finally, last moth Assoc British Foods showed a return of 7.30% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 4.60% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -12.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for UK and Food Producers firms.

Assoc British Foods stock and market return