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Group 3i paid a total dividend of 231 million GBP last year, for a market capitalization of 7,230 millions. Dividend per share of Group 3i is 0.24 GBP, and his stock market price 7.50 GBP.
According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Group 3i has a dividend yield of 3.20%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from UK. 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 Group 3i to maintain his current dividend of GBP 0.24 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.20%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Group 3i payout on ernings is currently 28.24%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.68% and 44.73% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Group 3ican maintain his current dividend.
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 Group 3i is GBP 0.33 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of GBP 0.24, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.
The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Group 3i, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies. You might also need to check full financial report of Group 3i.
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