Indian Oil Dividend yield

 Price  125.30
 Dividend  12.00
 Earnings  23.20
 Cash-flow  50.12
 Book value  113.91
 Equity  109.43

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

Indian Oil paid a total dividend of 112,968 million INR last year, for a market value of 1,179,574 millions (Market Cap 342,372 millions). Dividend per share of Indian Oil is 12.00 INR, and his stock market price 125.30 INR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Indian Oil has a dividend yield of 9.58%, 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 Indian Oil dividend yield with other Oil and Gas Producers companies or firms from India.

Dividend yield of Indian Oil

Indian Oil Dividend Payout

About the ability of Indian Oil to maintain his current dividend of INR 12.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 9.58%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Indian Oil payout on ernings is currently 51.72%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 39.27% and 28.97% respectively. Both figures show that Indian Oil 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 Indian Oil is INR 50.12 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of INR 12.00, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Indian Oil, compared againt world market average, India companies, Oil and Gas industry and Oil and Gas Producers sector companies.

Indian Oil payout

Indian Oil Dividend History

Year Yield  INR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Indian Oil Stock performance

Finally, last moth Indian Oil showed a return of 13.00% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a 8.01% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 69.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for India and Oil and Gas Producers firms.

Indian Oil stock and market return