Holmen AB Dividend yield

 Price  410.40
 Dividend  8.00
 Earnings  36.97
 Cash-flow  34.20
 Book value  342.00
 Equity  324.30

Holmen AB is part of Forestry and Paper business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Holmen AB is a company from Sweden, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Holmen AB stock dividend

Holmen AB paid a total dividend of 936 million SEK last year, for a market value of 48,017 millions (Market Cap 39,409 millions). Holmen AB dividend per share is 8.00 SEK, and his stock market price 410.40 SEK.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Holmen AB has a dividend yield of 1.95%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Sweden. It is also lower than average of Basic Materials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Holmen AB stocks dividend with other Forestry and Paper companies or other of the highest Sweden dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Holmen AB

Holmen AB Dividend Payout

About the ability of Holmen AB to maintain his current dividend of SEK 8.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.95%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Holmen AB payout on ernings is currently 21.64%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 39.87% and 33.76% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Holmen ABcan 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 Holmen AB is SEK 34.20 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SEK 8.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Holmen AB, compared againt world market average, Sweden companies, Basic Materials industry and Forestry and Paper sector companies.

Holmen AB payout

Holmen AB Dividend History

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

Year Yield  SEK  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Holmen AB Stock performance

Finally, last moth Holmen AB showed a return of 6.00% compared to a worldwide -2.16% average, and a -5.29% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -16.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 0.43%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Sweden and Forestry and Paper firms.

Holmen AB stock and market return