Digital Telecommunications Dividend yield




   THB/share 
 Price  12.90
 Dividend  1.04
 Earnings  1.98
 Cash-flow  -0.68
 Book value  16.13
 Equity  15.00

Digital Telecommunications is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. Digital Telecommunications is a company from Thailand, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Digital Telecommunications paid a total dividend of 11,057 million THB last year, for a market value of 137,153 millions (Market Cap 67,203 millions). Dividend per share of Digital Telecommunications is 1.04 THB, and his stock market price 12.90 THB.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Digital Telecommunications has a dividend yield of 8.09%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Thailand. It is also bigger than average of Technology 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 Digital Telecommunications dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from Thailand.

Dividend yield of Digital Telecommunications

Digital Telecommunications Dividend Payout

About the ability of Digital Telecommunications to maintain his current dividend of THB 1.04 per share, an amount that accounts for 8.09%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Digital Telecommunications payout on ernings is currently 52.53%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Technology industry, which are 38.57% and 37.66% respectively. Both figures show that Digital Telecommunications 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 Digital Telecommunications is THB -0.68 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of THB 1.04, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Digital Telecommunications, compared againt world market average, Thailand companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

Digital Telecommunications payout

Digital Telecommunications Dividend History

Year Yield  THB  Paypout  Shares* 
Present8.09%1.0452.53%10,632
20196.28%1.03110.75%10,663

*In millions

Digital Telecommunications Stock performance

Finally, last moth Digital Telecommunications showed a return of -2.30% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 5.60% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -21.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Thailand and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

Digital Telecommunications stock and market return