GS Holdings Dividend yield




   KRW/share 
 Price  43,900.00
 Dividend  2,001.84
 Earnings  16,259.26
 Cash-flow  10,975.00
 Book value  109,750.00
 Equity  100,365.80

GS Holdings is part of Food and Drug Retailers business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. GS Holdings is a company from Korea, and his stocks are publicly traded.

GS Holdings paid a total dividend of 186,171 million KRW last year, for a market value of 4,082,700 millions (Market Cap 2,227,465 millions). Dividend per share of GS Holdings is 2,001.84 KRW, and his stock market price 43,900.00 KRW.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, GS Holdings has a dividend yield of 4.56%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Korea. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Services 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 GS Holdings dividend yield with other Food and Drug Retailers companies or firms from Korea.

Dividend yield of GS Holdings

GS Holdings Dividend Payout

About the ability of GS Holdings to maintain his current dividend of KRW 2001.84 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.56%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). GS Holdings payout on ernings is currently 12.31%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.25% and 25.53% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that GS Holdingscan 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 GS Holdings is KRW 10,975.00 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of KRW 2,001.84, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of GS Holdings, compared againt world market average, Korea companies, Consumer Services industry and Food and Drug Retailers sector companies.

GS Holdings payout

GS Holdings Dividend History

Year Yield  KRW  Paypout  Shares* 
Present4.56%2,001.8412.31%93
20214.86%1,900.26-109.35%93
20205.06%1,900.0328.34%93
20193.68%1,898.8818.03%93
20183.49%1,800.8415.70%93
20172.57%1,598.5416.96%93
20162.76%1,501.4424.29%93
20152.38%1,201.90-40.70%93

*In millions

GS Holdings Stock performance

Finally, last moth GS Holdings showed a return of 9.70% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.56% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 12.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Korea and Food and Drug Retailers firms.

GS Holdings stock and market return