Coal India Dividend yield

 Price  230.05
 Dividend  24.25
 Earnings  46.01
 Cash-flow  62.18
 Book value  92.02
 Equity  81.43

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

Coal India stock dividend

Coal India paid a total dividend of 149,453 million INR last year, for a market value of 1,417,798 millions (Market Cap 521,345 millions). Coal India dividend per share is 24.25 INR, and his stock market price 230.05 INR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Coal India has a dividend yield of 10.54%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from India. It is also bigger than average of Basic Materials 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 Coal India stocks dividend with other Mining companies or other of the best India dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Coal India

Coal India Dividend Payout

About the ability of Coal India to maintain his current dividend of INR 24.25 per share, an amount that accounts for 10.54%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Coal India payout on ernings is currently 52.71%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 39.34% and 38.07% respectively. Both figures show that Coal India 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 Coal India is INR 62.18 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of INR 24.25, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Coal India payout

Coal India Dividend History

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

Year Yield  INR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Coal India dividend stock, and compare it with the average of India stocks and that of the Mining stocks.

Coal India stock dividend history

Coal India Stock performance

Finally, last moth Coal India showed a return of 0.30% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.66% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -2.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for India and Mining firms.

Coal India stock and market return