China Construction Dividend yield




   HKD/share 
 Price  5.58
 Dividend  0.39
 Earnings  1.30
 Cash-flow  2.66
 Book value  11.16
 Equity  10.66

China Construction is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. China Construction is a company from China, and his stocks are publicly traded.

China Construction paid a total dividend of 93,763 million HKD last year, for a market value of 1,341,527 millions (Market Cap 520,894 millions). Dividend per share of China Construction is 0.39 HKD, and his stock market price 5.58 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, China Construction has a dividend yield of 7.00%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from China. It is also bigger than average of Financials 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 China Construction dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from China.

Dividend yield of China Construction

China Construction Dividend Payout

About the ability of China Construction to maintain his current dividend of HKD 0.39 per share, an amount that accounts for 7.00%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). China Construction payout on ernings is currently 30.00%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.27% and 39.00% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that China Constructioncan 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 China Construction is HKD 2.66 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 0.39, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

China Construction payout

China Construction Dividend History

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present7.00%0.3930.00%240,417
20205.94%0.3528.00%240,417
20195.19%0.3530.70%240,417
20185.34%0.3430.63%240,417
20174.44%0.3228.32%240,417
20165.59%0.3229.36%240,417
20156.84%0.3631.03%240,417

*In millions

China Construction Stock performance

Finally, last moth China Construction showed a return of -0.70% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.33% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 11.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for China and Banks firms.

China Construction stock and market return