Hargreaves Lansdown Dividend yield




   GBP/share 
 Price  7.63
 Dividend  0.40
 Earnings  0.47
 Cash-flow  0.55
 Book value  1.21
 Equity  1.23

Hargreaves Lansdown is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. Hargreaves Lansdown is a company from UK, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Hargreaves Lansdown paid a total dividend of 190 million GBP last year, for a market value of 3,617 millions (Market Cap 2,884 millions). Dividend per share of Hargreaves Lansdown is 0.40 GBP, and his stock market price 7.63 GBP.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Hargreaves Lansdown has a dividend yield of 5.20%, 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.

In addition, you should compare Hargreaves Lansdown dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from UK.

Dividend yield of Hargreaves Lansdown

Hargreaves Lansdown Dividend Payout

About the ability of Hargreaves Lansdown to maintain his current dividend of GBP 0.40 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.20%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Hargreaves Lansdown payout on ernings is currently 85.11%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 41.59% and 46.58% respectively. Both figures show that Hargreaves Lansdown 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 last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Hargreaves Lansdown is GBP 0.55 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of GBP 0.40, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Hargreaves Lansdown, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies.

Hargreaves Lansdown payout

Hargreaves Lansdown Dividend History

Year Yield  GBP  Paypout  Shares* 
Present5.20%0.4085.11%474
20212.84%0.3859.38%474
20202.46%0.3856.72%474
20191.74%0.3464.15%474
20181.74%0.3262.75%474
20171.61%0.2964.44%474
20162.05%0.2463.16%474
20151.44%0.2266.67%474

*In millions

Hargreaves Lansdown Stock performance

Finally, last moth Hargreaves Lansdown showed a return of -12.00% compared to a worldwide 3.75% average, and a 3.08% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -50.30% versus a worldwide performance of a -9.52%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for UK and Financial Services firms.

Hargreaves Lansdown stock and market return