Burgan Bank Dividend yield

 Price  219.00
 Dividend  4.75
 Earnings  11.29
 Cash-flow  11.06
 Book value  219.00
 Equity  217.12

Burgan Bank is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. Burgan Bank is a company from Kuwait, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Burgan Bank paid a total dividend of 15,594 million KWF last year, for a market value of 718,977 millions (Market Cap 194 millions). Dividend per share of Burgan Bank is 4.75 KWF, and his stock market price 219.00 KWF.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Burgan Bank has a dividend yield of 2.17%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Kuwait. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Burgan Bank dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from Kuwait.

Dividend yield of Burgan Bank

Burgan Bank Dividend Payout

About the ability of Burgan Bank to maintain his current dividend of KWF 4.75 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.17%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Burgan Bank payout on ernings is currently 42.07%, which is higher than the market average, but lower than companies of Financials industry, which are 41.22% and 45.75% respectively. Both figures show that Burgan Bank should not have problems to continue paying his 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 Burgan Bank is KWF 11.06 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of KWF 4.75, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Burgan Bank, compared againt world market average, Kuwait companies, Financials industry and Banks sector companies.

Burgan Bank payout

Burgan Bank Dividend History

Year Yield  KWF  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Burgan Bank Stock performance

Finally, last moth Burgan Bank showed a return of -4.40% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -1.59% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -8.40% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Kuwait and Banks firms.

Burgan Bank stock and market return