Bidvest Group Dividend yield

 Price  214.39
 Dividend  7.44
 Earnings  16.12
 Cash-flow  23.82
 Book value  82.46
 Equity  79.41

Bidvest Group is part of General Industrials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Bidvest Group is a company from South Africa, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Bidvest Group paid a total dividend of 2,530 million ZAR last year, for a market value of 72,893 millions (Market Cap 72,693 millions). Dividend per share of Bidvest Group is 7.44 ZAR, and his stock market price 214.39 ZAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Bidvest Group has a dividend yield of 3.47%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Industrials industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Bidvest Group dividend yield with other General Industrials companies or firms from South Africa.

Dividend yield of Bidvest Group

Bidvest Group Dividend Payout

About the ability of Bidvest Group to maintain his current dividend of ZAR 7.44 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.47%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Bidvest Group payout on ernings is currently 46.15%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 41.22% and 36.57% respectively. Both figures show that Bidvest Group 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 Bidvest Group is ZAR 23.82 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of ZAR 7.44, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Bidvest Group, compared againt world market average, South Africa companies, Industrials industry and General Industrials sector companies.

Bidvest Group payout

Bidvest Group Dividend History

Year Yield  ZAR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Bidvest Group Stock performance

Finally, last moth Bidvest Group showed a return of -7.70% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -3.75% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 13.20% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for South Africa and General Industrials firms.

Bidvest Group stock and market return