CLP Holdings Dividend yield

 Price  61.50
 Dividend  3.10
 Earnings  0.64
 Cash-flow  5.00
 Book value  41.00
 Equity  42.67

CLP Holdings is part of Electricity business, which is part of Utilities industry. CLP Holdings is a company from Hong-Kong, and his stocks are publicly traded.

CLP Holdings stock dividend

CLP Holdings paid a total dividend of 7,834 million HKD last year, for a market value of 155,411 millions (Market Cap 100,892 millions). CLP Holdings dividend per share is 3.10 HKD, and his stock market price 61.50 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, CLP Holdings has a dividend yield of 5.04%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Hong-Kong. It is also bigger than average of Utilities 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 CLP Holdings stocks dividend with other Electricity companies or other of the best Hong-Kong dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of CLP Holdings

CLP Holdings Dividend Payout

About the ability of CLP Holdings to maintain his current dividend of HKD 3.10 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.04%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). CLP Holdings payout on ernings is currently 484.38%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Utilities industry, which are 39.34% and 60.08% respectively. Both figures show that CLP Holdings 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 CLP Holdings is HKD 5.00 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 3.10, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of CLP Holdings, compared againt world market average, Hong-Kong companies, Utilities industry and Electricity sector companies.

CLP Holdings payout

CLP Holdings Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of CLP Holdings's dividend stock, both in percentage and in HKD, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of CLP Holdings dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Hong-Kong stocks and that of the Electricity stocks.

CLP Holdings stock dividend history

CLP Holdings Stock performance

Finally, last moth CLP Holdings showed a return of -3.10% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.79% of Utilities firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -9.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Hong-Kong and Electricity firms.

CLP Holdings stock and market return