IJM Dividend yield

 Price  1.81
 Dividend  0.06
 Earnings  0.18
 Cash-flow  0.32
 Book value  2.59
 Equity  2.77

IJM is part of Construction and Materials business, which is part of Industrials industry. IJM is a company from Malaysia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

IJM paid a total dividend of 218 million MYR last year, for a market value of 6,570 millions (Market Cap 5,753 millions). Dividend per share of IJM is 0.06 MYR, and his stock market price 1.81 MYR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, IJM has a dividend yield of 3.31%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Malaysia. It is also bigger than average of Industrials 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 IJM dividend yield with other Construction and Materials companies or firms from Malaysia.

Dividend yield of IJM

IJM Dividend Payout

About the ability of IJM to maintain his current dividend of MYR 0.06 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.31%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). IJM payout on ernings is currently 33.33%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.27% and 37.52% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that IJMcan 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 IJM is MYR 0.32 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of MYR 0.06, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of IJM, compared againt world market average, Malaysia companies, Industrials industry and Construction and Materials sector companies.

IJM payout

IJM Dividend History

Year Yield  MYR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

IJM Stock performance

Finally, last moth IJM showed a return of -3.70% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -2.07% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 25.70% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Malaysia and Construction and Materials firms.

IJM stock and market return