Bidvest Group Dividend yield

 Price  196.00
 Dividend  6.00
 Earnings  11.26
 Cash-flow  31.61
 Book value  75.38
 Equity  71.27

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 2,040 million ZAR last year, for a market value of 66,640 millions (Market Cap 66,322 millions). Dividend per share of Bidvest Group is 6.00 ZAR, and his stock market price 196.00 ZAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Bidvest Group has a dividend yield of 3.06%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from South Africa. It is also bigger than average of Industrials 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 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 6.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.06%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Bidvest Group payout on ernings is currently 53.29%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.27% and 37.52% 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 31.61 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of ZAR 6.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of 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 -4.40% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -2.07% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 41.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for South Africa and General Industrials firms.

Bidvest Group stock and market return