ConvaTec Group Dividend yield




   GBP/share 
 Price  1.99
 Dividend  0.04
 Earnings  0.06
 Cash-flow  0.16
 Book value  0.59
 Equity  0.58

ConvaTec Group is part of Health Care Equipment and Services business, which is part of Health Care industry. ConvaTec Group is a company from UK, and his stocks are publicly traded.

ConvaTec Group paid a total dividend of 80 million GBP last year, for a market value of 3,988 millions (Market Cap 3,184 millions). Dividend per share of ConvaTec Group is 0.04 GBP, and his stock market price 1.99 GBP.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, ConvaTec Group has a dividend yield of 2.21%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Health Care industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare ConvaTec Group dividend yield with other Health Care Equipment and Services companies or firms from UK.

Dividend yield of ConvaTec Group

ConvaTec Group Dividend Payout

About the ability of ConvaTec Group to maintain his current dividend of GBP 0.04 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.21%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). ConvaTec Group payout on ernings is currently 66.67%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Health Care industry, which are 38.57% and 32.17% respectively. Both figures show that ConvaTec Group 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 ConvaTec Group is GBP 0.16 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of GBP 0.04, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of ConvaTec Group, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Health Care industry and Health Care Equipment and Services sector companies.

ConvaTec Group payout

ConvaTec Group Dividend History

Year Yield  GBP  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.21%0.0466.67%2,004
20192.27%0.0430.77%1,966
20183.17%0.0433.33%1,952
20170.52%0.01-50.00%1,952

*In millions

ConvaTec Group Stock performance

Finally, last moth ConvaTec Group showed a return of -3.70% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 3.09% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 0.40% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for UK and Health Care Equipment and Services firms.

ConvaTec Group stock and market return