OAO Gazprom Dividend yield




   RUB/share 
 Price  212.69
 Dividend  15.25
 Earnings  50.64
 Cash-flow  75.96
 Book value  531.73
 Equity  575.45

OAO Gazprom is part of Oil and Gas Producers business, which is part of Oil and Gas industry. OAO Gazprom is a company from Russia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

OAO Gazprom paid a total dividend of 360,586 million RUB last year, for a market value of 5,029,055 millions (Market Cap 30,219 millions). Dividend per share of OAO Gazprom is 15.25 RUB, and his stock market price 212.69 RUB.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, OAO Gazprom has a dividend yield of 7.17%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Russia. It is also bigger than average of Oil and Gas 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 OAO Gazprom dividend yield with other Oil and Gas Producers companies or firms from Russia.

Dividend yield of OAO Gazprom

OAO Gazprom Dividend Payout

About the ability of OAO Gazprom to maintain his current dividend of RUB 15.25 per share, an amount that accounts for 7.17%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). OAO Gazprom payout on ernings is currently 30.11%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Oil and Gas industry, which are 38.57% and 45.97% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that OAO Gazpromcan 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 OAO Gazprom is RUB 75.96 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of RUB 15.25, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of OAO Gazprom, compared againt world market average, Russia companies, Oil and Gas industry and Oil and Gas Producers sector companies.

OAO Gazprom payout

OAO Gazprom Dividend History

Year Yield  RUB  Paypout  Shares* 
Present7.17%15.2530.11%23,645
20196.48%16.6125.27%22,101
20185.25%8.0324.67%22,101
20176.16%8.0418.48%22,101
20165.30%7.8922.80%22,935
20155.22%7.20103.90%22,935

*In millions

OAO Gazprom Stock performance

Finally, last moth OAO Gazprom showed a return of 16.60% compared to a worldwide 3.99% average, and a 5.49% of Oil and Gas firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -17.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 6.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Russia and Oil and Gas Producers firms.

OAO Gazprom stock and market return