Asustek Computer Inc Dividend yield




   TWD/share 
 Price  250.50
 Dividend  14.00
 Earnings  16.81
 Cash-flow  51.12
 Book value  227.73
 Equity  227.16

Asustek Computer Inc is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. Asustek Computer Inc is a company from Taiwan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Asustek Computer Inc paid a total dividend of 10,402 million TWD last year, for a market value of 186,122 millions (Market Cap 176,572 millions). Dividend per share of Asustek Computer Inc is 14.00 TWD, and his stock market price 250.50 TWD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Asustek Computer Inc has a dividend yield of 5.59%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Taiwan. It is also bigger than average of Technology industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Asustek Computer Inc dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from Taiwan.

Dividend yield of Asustek Computer Inc

Asustek Computer Inc Dividend Payout

About the ability of Asustek Computer Inc to maintain his current dividend of TWD 14.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.59%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Asustek Computer Inc payout on ernings is currently 83.28%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.57% and 37.66% respectively. Both figures show that Asustek Computer Inc 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 Asustek Computer Inc is TWD 51.12 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of TWD 14.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Asustek Computer Inc, compared againt world market average, Taiwan companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

Asustek Computer Inc payout

Asustek Computer Inc Dividend History

Year Yield  TWD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present5.59%14.0083.28%743
20196.48%15.00244.30%743
20187.44%14.9969.92%743
20176.08%16.9964.43%743
20165.68%15.0064.21%743
20156.30%17.0164.26%743

*In millions

Asustek Computer Inc Stock performance

Finally, last moth Asustek Computer Inc showed a return of 0.60% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 5.60% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 8.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Taiwan and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

Asustek Computer Inc stock and market return