Erste Group Bank Dividend yield

 Price  38.06
 Dividend  0.50
 Earnings  2.11
 Cash-flow  2.42
 Book value  34.60
 Equity  35.17

Erste Group Bank is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. Erste Group Bank is a company from Austria, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Erste Group Bank paid a total dividend of 203 million EUR last year, for a market value of 15,452 millions (Market Cap 10,803 millions). Dividend per share of Erste Group Bank is 0.50 EUR, and his stock market price 38.06 EUR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Erste Group Bank has a dividend yield of 1.31%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Austria. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Erste Group Bank dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from Austria.

Dividend yield of Erste Group Bank

Erste Group Bank Dividend Payout

About the ability of Erste Group Bank to maintain his current dividend of EUR 0.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.31%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Erste Group Bank payout on ernings is currently 23.70%, 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 Erste Group Bankcan 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 Erste Group Bank is EUR 2.42 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of EUR 0.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Erste Group Bank, compared againt world market average, Austria companies, Financials industry and Banks sector companies.

Erste Group Bank payout

Erste Group Bank Dividend History

Year Yield  EUR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Erste Group Bank Stock performance

Finally, last moth Erste Group Bank showed a return of 12.40% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.33% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 112.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Austria and Banks firms.

Erste Group Bank stock and market return