Metallurgical Corp. Dividend yield

 Price  1.71
 Dividend  0.09
 Earnings  0.52
 Cash-flow  0.95
 Book value  4.28
 Equity  4.52

Metallurgical Corp. is part of Construction and Materials business, which is part of Industrials industry. Metallurgical Corp. is a company from China, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Metallurgical Corp. stock dividend

Metallurgical Corp. paid a total dividend of 258 million HKD last year, for a market value of 4,909 millions (Market Cap 4,905 millions). Metallurgical Corp. dividend per share is 0.09 HKD, and his stock market price 1.71 HKD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Metallurgical Corp. has a dividend yield of 5.31%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from China. It is also bigger than average of Industrials 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 Metallurgical Corp. stocks dividend with other Construction and Materials companies or other of the high China dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of Metallurgical Corp.

Metallurgical Corp. Dividend Payout

About the ability of Metallurgical Corp. to maintain his current dividend of HKD 0.09 per share, an amount that accounts for 5.31%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Metallurgical Corp. payout on ernings is currently 17.31%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Industrials industry, which are 39.34% and 37.26% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Metallurgical Corp.can 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 Metallurgical Corp. is HKD 0.95 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of HKD 0.09, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Metallurgical Corp., compared againt world market average, China companies, Industrials industry and Construction and Materials sector companies.

Metallurgical Corp. payout

Metallurgical Corp. Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of Metallurgical Corp.'s dividend stock, both in percentage and in HKD, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  HKD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Then you can see the evolution of Metallurgical Corp. dividend stock, and compare it with the average of China stocks and that of the Construction and Materials stocks.

Metallurgical Corp. stock dividend history

Metallurgical Corp. Stock performance

Finally, last moth Metallurgical Corp. showed a return of -12.80% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -2.39% of Industrials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 14.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for China and Construction and Materials firms.

Metallurgical Corp. stock and market return