Boliden Dividend yield

 Price  324.00
 Dividend  7.00
 Earnings  24.92
 Cash-flow  41.01
 Book value  170.53
 Equity  158.73

Boliden is part of Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Boliden is a company from Sweden, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Boliden paid a total dividend of 1,918 million SEK last year, for a market value of 88,776 millions (Market Cap 88,582 millions). Dividend per share of Boliden is 7.00 SEK, and his stock market price 324.00 SEK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Boliden has a dividend yield of 2.16%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Sweden. It is also lower than average of Basic Materials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Boliden dividend yield with other Mining companies or firms from Sweden.

Dividend yield of Boliden

Boliden Dividend Payout

About the ability of Boliden to maintain his current dividend of SEK 7.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.16%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Boliden payout on ernings is currently 28.09%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 38.17% and 48.78% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Bolidencan maintain his current dividend.

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 Boliden is SEK 41.01 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SEK 7.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Boliden, compared againt world market average, Sweden companies, Basic Materials industry and Mining sector companies.

Boliden payout

Boliden Dividend History

Year Yield  SEK  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Boliden Stock performance

Finally, last moth Boliden showed a return of -3.10% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.66% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 78.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Sweden and Mining firms.

Boliden stock and market return