Formosa Chem & Fib Dividend yield

 Price  62.00
 Dividend  0.95
 Earnings  2.04
 Cash-flow  5.59
 Book value  56.36
 Equity  61.82

Formosa Chem & Fib is part of Chemicals business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Formosa Chem & Fib is a company from Taiwan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Formosa Chem & Fib stock dividend

Formosa Chem & Fib paid a total dividend of 5,568 million TWD last year, for a market value of 363,382 millions (Market Cap 212,134 millions). Formosa Chem & Fib dividend per share is 0.95 TWD, and his stock market price 62.00 TWD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Formosa Chem & Fib has a dividend yield of 1.53%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Taiwan. It is also lower than average of Basic Materials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Formosa Chem & Fib stocks dividend with other Chemicals companies or other of the best Taiwan dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Formosa Chem & Fib

Formosa Chem & Fib Dividend Payout

About the ability of Formosa Chem & Fib to maintain his current dividend of TWD 0.95 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.53%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Formosa Chem & Fib payout on ernings is currently 46.57%, 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 Formosa Chem & Fib 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 Formosa Chem & Fib is TWD 5.59 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of TWD 0.95, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Formosa Chem & Fib, compared againt world market average, Taiwan companies, Basic Materials industry and Chemicals sector companies.

Formosa Chem & Fib payout

Formosa Chem & Fib Dividend History

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

Year Yield  TWD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Formosa Chem & Fib dividend stock, and compare it with the average of Taiwan stocks and that of the Chemicals stocks.

Formosa Chem & Fib stock dividend history

Formosa Chem & Fib Stock performance

Finally, last moth Formosa Chem & Fib showed a return of -5.20% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.66% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -9.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Taiwan and Chemicals firms.

Formosa Chem & Fib stock and market return