Micro-Star Internati Dividend yield

 Price  109.50
 Dividend  10.50
 Earnings  19.91
 Cash-flow  15.00
 Book value  54.75
 Equity  48.56

Micro-Star Internati is part of Technology Hardware and Equip. business, which is part of Technology industry. Micro-Star Internati is a company from Taiwan, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Micro-Star Internati paid a total dividend of 8,873 million TWD last year, for a market value of 92,528 millions (Market Cap 74,935 millions). Dividend per share of Micro-Star Internati is 10.50 TWD, and his stock market price 109.50 TWD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Micro-Star Internati has a dividend yield of 9.59%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Taiwan. It is also bigger than average of Technology 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 Micro-Star Internati dividend yield with other Technology Hardware and Equip. companies or firms from Taiwan.

Dividend yield of Micro-Star Internati

Micro-Star Internati Dividend Payout

About the ability of Micro-Star Internati to maintain his current dividend of TWD 10.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 9.59%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Micro-Star Internati payout on ernings is currently 52.74%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Technology industry, which are 41.59% and 34.78% respectively. Both figures show that Micro-Star Internati 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 Micro-Star Internati is TWD 15.00 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of TWD 10.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Micro-Star Internati, compared againt world market average, Taiwan companies, Technology industry and Technology Hardware and Equip. sector companies.

Micro-Star Internati payout

Micro-Star Internati Dividend History

Year Yield  TWD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Micro-Star Internati Stock performance

Finally, last moth Micro-Star Internati showed a return of 1.90% compared to a worldwide 3.75% average, and a 2.95% of Technology firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -21.80% versus a worldwide performance of a -9.52%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Taiwan and Technology Hardware and Equip. firms.

Micro-Star Internati stock and market return