Naspers Dividend yield

 Price  2,492.60
 Dividend  5.73
 Earnings  202.65
 Cash-flow  0.00
 Book value  997.04
 Equity  938.19

Naspers is part of Media business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Naspers is a company from South Africa, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Naspers paid a total dividend of 2,498 million ZAR last year, for a market value of 1,086,774 millions (Market Cap 526,470 millions). Dividend per share of Naspers is 5.73 ZAR, and his stock market price 2,492.60 ZAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Naspers has a dividend yield of 0.23%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from South Africa. It is also lower than average of Consumer Services industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Naspers dividend yield with other Media companies or firms from South Africa.

Dividend yield of Naspers

Naspers Dividend Payout

About the ability of Naspers to maintain his current dividend of ZAR 5.73 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.23%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Naspers payout on ernings is currently 2.83%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 39.27% and 23.67% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Nasperscan 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 Naspers is ZAR 0.00 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of ZAR 5.73, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Naspers, compared againt world market average, South Africa companies, Consumer Services industry and Media sector companies.

Naspers payout

Naspers Dividend History

Year Yield  ZAR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Naspers Stock performance

Finally, last moth Naspers showed a return of 0.50% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -1.20% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -15.80% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for South Africa and Media firms.

Naspers stock and market return