Hindustan Petroleum Dividend yield

 Price  248.10
 Dividend  13.99
 Earnings  -48.65
 Cash-flow  -40.02
 Book value  225.55
 Equity  258.78

Hindustan Petroleum is part of Oil and Gas Producers business, which is part of Oil and Gas industry. Hindustan Petroleum is a company from India, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Hindustan Petroleum stock dividend

Hindustan Petroleum paid a total dividend of 19,852 million INR last year, for a market value of 352,054 millions (Market Cap 150,600 millions). Hindustan Petroleum dividend per share is 13.99 INR, and his stock market price 248.10 INR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Hindustan Petroleum has a dividend yield of 5.64%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from India. It is also bigger than average of Oil and Gas 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 Hindustan Petroleum stocks dividend with other Oil and Gas Producers companies or other of the highest India dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Hindustan Petroleum

Hindustan Petroleum Dividend Payout

About the ability of Hindustan Petroleum to maintain his current dividend of INR 13.99 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.64%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Hindustan Petroleum payout on ernings is currently -28.76%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 39.34% and 38.55% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Hindustan Petroleumcan 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 Hindustan Petroleum is INR -40.02 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of INR 13.99, 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 Hindustan Petroleum, compared againt world market average, India companies, Oil and Gas industry and Oil and Gas Producers sector companies.

Hindustan Petroleum payout

Hindustan Petroleum Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Hindustan Petroleum's dividend stock, both in percentage and in INR, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  INR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Hindustan Petroleum dividend stock, and compare it with the average of India stocks and that of the Oil and Gas Producers stocks.

Hindustan Petroleum stock dividend history

Hindustan Petroleum Stock performance

Finally, last moth Hindustan Petroleum showed a return of -12.10% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -1.44% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 1.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for India and Oil and Gas Producers firms.

Hindustan Petroleum stock and market return