BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi Dividend yield




   HKD/share 
 Price  23.50
 Dividend  1.24
 Earnings  2.50
 Cash-flow  1.88
 Book value  26.11
 Equity  26.88

BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi is a company from Hong-Kong, and his stocks are publicly traded.

BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi paid a total dividend of 13,111 million HKD last year, for a market value of 248,466 millions (Market Cap 84,253 millions). Dividend per share of BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi is 1.24 HKD, and his stock market price 23.50 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi has a dividend yield of 5.29%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Hong-Kong. It is also bigger than average of Financials 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 BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from Hong-Kong.

Dividend yield of BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi

BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi Dividend Payout

About the ability of BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi to maintain his current dividend of HKD 1.24 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.29%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi payout on ernings is currently 49.60%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.27% and 39.00% respectively. Both figures show that BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi 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 BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi is HKD 1.88 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 1.24, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi, compared againt world market average, Hong-Kong companies, Financials industry and Banks sector companies.

BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi payout

BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi Dividend History

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present5.29%1.2449.60%10,573
20206.12%1.4447.21%10,573
20195.43%1.4748.36%10,573
20184.48%1.3048.33%10,573
20172.95%1.1748.55%10,573
20164.21%1.2348.62%10,573
20154.72%1.1248.07%10,573

*In millions

BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi Stock performance

Finally, last moth BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi showed a return of -0.40% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.33% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 15.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Hong-Kong and Banks firms.

BOC Hong-Kong (Holdi stock and market return