Kumho Petro Chemical Dividend yield




   KRW/share 
 Price  189,000.00
 Dividend  4,195.80
 Earnings  20,106.38
 Cash-flow  30,983.61
 Book value  126,000.00
 Equity  115,553.91

Kumho Petro Chemical is part of Chemicals business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Kumho Petro Chemical is a company from Korea, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Kumho Petro Chemical paid a total dividend of 104,895 million KRW last year, for a market value of 4,725,000 millions (Market Cap 3,289,644 millions). Dividend per share of Kumho Petro Chemical is 4,195.80 KRW, and his stock market price 189,000.00 KRW.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Kumho Petro Chemical has a dividend yield of 2.22%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Korea. 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 Kumho Petro Chemical dividend yield with other Chemicals companies or firms from Korea.

Dividend yield of Kumho Petro Chemical

Kumho Petro Chemical Dividend Payout

About the ability of Kumho Petro Chemical to maintain his current dividend of KRW 4195.80 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.22%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Kumho Petro Chemical payout on ernings is currently 20.87%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 39.27% and 51.13% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Kumho Petro Chemicalcan 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 Kumho Petro Chemical is KRW 30,983.61 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of KRW 4,195.80, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Kumho Petro Chemical, compared againt world market average, Korea companies, Basic Materials industry and Chemicals sector companies.

Kumho Petro Chemical payout

Kumho Petro Chemical Dividend History

Year Yield  KRW  Paypout  Shares* 
Present2.22%4,195.8020.87%25
20201.03%1,493.5014.01%25
20191.74%1,348.507.66%25
20181.15%1,003.9513.00%25
20170.80%796.0028.96%25
20161.10%803.0018.48%25
20152.55%1,499.4041.06%25

*In millions

Kumho Petro Chemical Stock performance

Finally, last moth Kumho Petro Chemical showed a return of -2.80% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -2.32% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 71.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Korea and Chemicals firms.

Kumho Petro Chemical stock and market return