Gail India Dividend yield




   INR/share 
 Price  123.25
 Dividend  7.28
 Earnings  20.89
 Cash-flow  18.96
 Book value  112.05
 Equity  105.51

Gail India is part of Oil and Gas Producers business, which is part of Oil and Gas industry. Gail India is a company from India, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Gail India paid a total dividend of 32,833 million INR last year, for a market value of 555,858 millions (Market Cap 178,086 millions). Dividend per share of Gail India is 7.28 INR, and his stock market price 123.25 INR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Gail India has a dividend yield of 5.91%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from India. It is also bigger than average of Oil and Gas 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 Gail India dividend yield with other Oil and Gas Producers companies or firms from India.

Dividend yield of Gail India

Gail India Dividend Payout

About the ability of Gail India to maintain his current dividend of INR 7.28 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.91%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Gail India payout on ernings is currently 34.85%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 38.57% and 45.97% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Gail Indiacan 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 Gail India is INR 18.96 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of INR 7.28, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Gail India, compared againt world market average, India companies, Oil and Gas industry and Oil and Gas Producers sector companies.

Gail India payout

Gail India Dividend History

Year Yield  INR  Paypout  Shares* 
Present5.91%7.2834.85%4,510
20193.31%4.0127.83%4,549
20181.99%7.1733.63%2,255
20171.82%9.0945.47%1,691
20161.29%5.4830.44%1,269
20151.64%5.9923.95%1,269

*In millions

Gail India Stock performance

Finally, last moth Gail India showed a return of 20.10% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 5.49% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 1.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for India and Oil and Gas Producers firms.

Gail India stock and market return