Longfor Properties ( Dividend yield




   HKD/share 
 Price  10.00
 Dividend  2.01
 Earnings  4.17
 Cash-flow  3.85
 Book value  20.00
 Equity  20.24

Longfor Properties ( is part of Real Estate Investment and Services business, which is part of Financials industry. Longfor Properties ( is a company from China, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Longfor Properties ( paid a total dividend of 12,213 million HKD last year, for a market value of 60,760 millions (Market Cap 18,429 millions). Dividend per share of Longfor Properties ( is 2.01 HKD, and his stock market price 10.00 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Longfor Properties ( has a dividend yield of 20.11%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from China. It is also bigger than average of Financials 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 Longfor Properties ( dividend yield with other Real Estate Investment and Services companies or firms from China.

Dividend yield of Longfor Properties (

Longfor Properties ( Dividend Payout

About the ability of Longfor Properties ( to maintain his current dividend of HKD 2.01 per share, an amount that accounts for 20.11%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Longfor Properties ( payout on ernings is currently 48.20%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 41.59% and 46.58% respectively. Both figures show that Longfor Properties ( 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 Longfor Properties ( is HKD 3.85 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 2.01, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Longfor Properties (, compared againt world market average, China companies, Financials industry and Real Estate Investment and Services sector companies.

Longfor Properties ( payout

Longfor Properties ( Dividend History

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present20.11%2.0148.20%6,076
20215.00%1.8445.66%6,065
20203.24%1.4740.83%6,042
20193.22%1.1838.82%5,954
20183.48%0.8133.20%5,921
20174.07%0.8042.55%5,863
20164.23%0.4224.00%5,819
20153.24%0.3419.54%5,819

*In millions

Longfor Properties ( Stock performance

Finally, last moth Longfor Properties ( showed a return of -55.70% compared to a worldwide 3.75% average, and a 3.08% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -73.50% versus a worldwide performance of a -9.52%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for China and Real Estate Investment and Services firms.

Longfor Properties ( stock and market return