GGP Inc paid a total dividend of 778 million USD last year, for a market capitalization of 21,959 millions.
Dividend per share of GGP Inc is 0.88 USD, and his stock market price 24.84 USD.
According to the chart, where dividend yield is displayed, GGP Inc has a dividend yield of 3.54%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Financials industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.
About the ability of GGP Inc to maintain his current dividend of USD 0.88 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.54%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). GGP Inc payout on ernings is currently 55.00%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 40.24% and 44.35% respectively. Both figures show that GGP Inc 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 latter amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of GGP Inc is USD 1.21 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 0.88, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.
The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of GGP Inc, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Financials industry and Real Estate Investment Trusts sector companies. You might also need to check full financial report of GGP Inc.
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