Lupin Dividend yield

 Price  747.05
 Dividend  6.50
 Earnings  31.52
 Cash-flow  38.11
 Book value  298.82
 Equity  289.17

Lupin is part of Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology business, which is part of Health Care industry. Lupin is a company from India, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Lupin paid a total dividend of 2,951 million INR last year, for a market value of 339,161 millions (Market Cap 178,921 millions). Dividend per share of Lupin is 6.50 INR, and his stock market price 747.05 INR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Lupin has a dividend yield of 0.87%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from India. It is also lower than average of Health Care industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Lupin dividend yield with other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology companies or firms from India.

Dividend yield of Lupin

Lupin Dividend Payout

About the ability of Lupin to maintain his current dividend of INR 6.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.87%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Lupin payout on ernings is currently 20.62%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Health Care industry, which are 38.25% and 29.07% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Lupincan 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 Lupin is INR 38.11 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of INR 6.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Lupin, compared againt world market average, India companies, Health Care industry and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology sector companies.

Lupin payout

Lupin Dividend History

Year Yield  INR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Lupin Stock performance

Finally, last moth Lupin showed a return of 0.20% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 1.32% of Health Care firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -26.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for India and Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology firms.

Lupin stock and market return