H. Lundbeck Dividend yield




   DKK/share 
 Price  155.65
 Dividend  1.99
 Earnings  13.42
 Cash-flow  11.44
 Book value  91.56
 Equity  88.87

H. Lundbeck is part of Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology business, which is part of Health Care industry. H. Lundbeck is a company from Denmark, and his stocks are publicly traded.

H. Lundbeck paid a total dividend of 396 million DKK last year, for a market value of 30,974 millions (Market Cap 9,269 millions). Dividend per share of H. Lundbeck is 1.99 DKK, and his stock market price 155.65 DKK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, H. Lundbeck has a dividend yield of 1.28%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Denmark. It is also lower than average of Health Care industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare H. Lundbeck dividend yield with other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology companies or firms from Denmark.

Dividend yield of H. Lundbeck

H. Lundbeck Dividend Payout

About the ability of H. Lundbeck to maintain his current dividend of DKK 1.99 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.28%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). H. Lundbeck payout on ernings is currently 14.83%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Health Care industry, which are 38.25% and 29.07% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that H. Lundbeckcan 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 H. Lundbeck is DKK 11.44 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of DKK 1.99, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of H. Lundbeck, compared againt world market average, Denmark companies, Health Care industry and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology sector companies.

H. Lundbeck payout

H. Lundbeck Dividend History

Year Yield  DKK  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.28%1.9914.83%199
20211.48%2.5015.55%199
20201.96%4.0922.72%199
20194.72%12.0150.04%199
20182.80%7.9943.69%199
20170.78%2.4621.01%198
20160.00%0.000.00%197
20150.00%0.000.00%197

*In millions

H. Lundbeck Stock performance

Finally, last moth H. Lundbeck showed a return of -3.30% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.32% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -28.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Denmark and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology firms.

H. Lundbeck stock and market return