Habib Bank Dividend yield

 Price  112.91
 Dividend  7.50
 Earnings  24.55
 Cash-flow  -24.55
 Book value  188.18
 Equity  184.59

Habib Bank is part of Banks business, which is part of Financials industry. Habib Bank is a company from Pakistan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Habib Bank paid a total dividend of 11,003 million PKR last year, for a market value of 165,639 millions (Market Cap 76,186 millions). Dividend per share of Habib Bank is 7.50 PKR, and his stock market price 112.91 PKR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Habib Bank has a dividend yield of 6.64%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Pakistan. 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.

In addition, you should compare Habib Bank dividend yield with other Banks companies or firms from Pakistan.

Dividend yield of Habib Bank

Habib Bank Dividend Payout

About the ability of Habib Bank to maintain his current dividend of PKR 7.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 6.64%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Habib Bank payout on ernings is currently 30.55%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Financials industry, which are 38.25% and 41.38% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Habib Bankcan 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 Habib Bank is PKR -24.55 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of PKR 7.50, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Habib Bank, compared againt world market average, Pakistan companies, Financials industry and Banks sector companies.

Habib Bank payout

Habib Bank Dividend History

Year Yield  PKR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Habib Bank Stock performance

Finally, last moth Habib Bank showed a return of -2.80% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.75% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -2.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Pakistan and Banks firms.

Habib Bank stock and market return