LSE Group PLC Dividend yield




   GBP/share 
 Price  74.50
 Dividend  0.77
 Earnings  1.43
 Cash-flow  1.92
 Book value  7.30
 Equity  7.08

LSE Group PLC is part of Financial Services business, which is part of Financials industry. LSE Group PLC is a company from UK, and his stocks are publicly traded.

LSE Group PLC paid a total dividend of 390 million GBP last year, for a market value of 37,697 millions (Market Cap 27,030 millions). Dividend per share of LSE Group PLC is 0.77 GBP, and his stock market price 74.50 GBP.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, LSE Group PLC has a dividend yield of 1.03%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from UK. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare LSE Group PLC dividend yield with other Financial Services companies or firms from UK.

Dividend yield of LSE Group PLC

LSE Group PLC Dividend Payout

About the ability of LSE Group PLC to maintain his current dividend of GBP 0.77 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.03%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). LSE Group PLC payout on ernings is currently 53.85%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.27% and 39.00% respectively. Both figures show that LSE Group PLC 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 LSE Group PLC is GBP 1.92 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of GBP 0.77, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of LSE Group PLC, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Financials industry and Financial Services sector companies.

LSE Group PLC payout

LSE Group PLC Dividend History

Year Yield  GBP  Paypout  Shares* 
Present1.03%0.7753.85%506
20200.81%0.7335.61%351
20190.82%0.6430.33%350
20181.34%0.5431.76%348
20171.20%0.4644.23%349
20161.35%0.3724.67%350
20150.89%0.2426.37%347

*In millions

LSE Group PLC Stock performance

Finally, last moth LSE Group PLC showed a return of -6.40% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -1.33% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -16.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for UK and Financial Services firms.

LSE Group PLC stock and market return